The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 232 219 234
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 17 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.059% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.063% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
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£338 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8443 7880 9019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.77% 92.77% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4593 4073 4128
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 547 637
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Engineer across the South East region.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer across the South East region.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -5 7 £293 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £413 -
Surrey -4 2 £338 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +4 1 £425 +30.76%
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (52.50%) EMC
4 20 (50.00%) SAN
5 16 (40.00%) NetApp
6 14 (35.00%) Brocade
7 12 (30.00%) HP
8 10 (25.00%) VMware
8 10 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 10 (25.00%) Connectrix
8 10 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (22.50%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (15.00%) EMC Centera
11 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
11 6 (15.00%) Dell
11 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 6 (15.00%) NFS
12 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 5 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
12 5 (12.50%) Capacity Management
12 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 5 (12.50%) 3PAR
13 4 (10.00%) NAS
13 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
13 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (10.00%) CLARiiON
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) SAN
2 10 (25.00%) Connectrix
3 9 (22.50%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) IPsec
7 1 (2.50%) LAN
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (2.50%) SSL
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) EMC Centera
2 4 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) Celerra
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 8 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) NFS
4 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 5 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Storage Server
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) EMC
2 16 (40.00%) NetApp
3 14 (35.00%) Brocade
4 12 (30.00%) HP
5 10 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) Dell
7 5 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) Cisco
8 4 (10.00%) IBM
9 3 (7.50%) Symantec
9 3 (7.50%) Hitachi
10 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.50%) Websense
11 1 (2.50%) Nokia
11 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.50%) Avaya
11 1 (2.50%) Juniper
11 1 (2.50%) CA