The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 246 228 228
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 21 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.21% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £319 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9227 8947 7837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.70% 91.89% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5072 4916 3900
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 474 613
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.33 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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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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
Buckinghamshire +7 7 - - 1
Hampshire -13 6 - -
Surrey +5 4 £340 +15.74% 2
Berkshire +7 3 £438 +2.94% 1
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) SAN
2 17 (65.38%) NetApp
3 15 (57.69%) Brocade
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) Migration
5 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (42.31%) 3PAR
7 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 10 (38.46%) EMC NetWorker
7 10 (38.46%) EMC
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
9 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
10 5 (19.23%) HP
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco
11 4 (15.38%) NAS
12 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
12 3 (11.54%) Hitachi
12 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (11.54%) UNIX
13 2 (7.69%) Linux
13 2 (7.69%) Perl
13 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
13 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
13 2 (7.69%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) EMC Centera
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) NetApp
2 15 (57.69%) Brocade
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) 3PAR
5 10 (38.46%) EMC
6 8 (30.77%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 3 (11.54%) Hitachi
10 1 (3.85%) Veritas
10 1 (3.85%) Websense
10 1 (3.85%) Isilon
10 1 (3.85%) Veeam
10 1 (3.85%) Dell
10 1 (3.85%) CommVault
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) SAP