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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 251 234 232
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 19 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
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£400 £315 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £260 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Storage Engineer
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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
9180 8428 8132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.63% 92.15% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 4697 4301
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 410 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 August 2015.

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 August 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
Hampshire -2 13 £400 +29.03%
Surrey -2 3 - - 1
East Sussex - 3 £331 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 22 (56.41%) SAN
3 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
5 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) NetApp
5 13 (33.33%) Migration
6 12 (30.77%) NAS
7 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (25.64%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (23.08%) Data ONTAP
9 9 (23.08%) 3PAR
9 9 (23.08%) vSphere
9 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 9 (23.08%) HP
9 9 (23.08%) Perl
9 9 (23.08%) Solaris
10 8 (20.51%) HPUX
10 8 (20.51%) SnapMirror
10 8 (20.51%) SnapVault
11 7 (17.95%) VCP5
11 7 (17.95%) VCP4
11 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
11 7 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (15.38%) Replication
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) SAN
2 12 (30.77%) NAS
3 10 (25.64%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (12.82%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) FCoE
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (10.26%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Solaris
2 9 (23.08%) Data ONTAP
3 8 (20.51%) HPUX
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (7.69%) ERP
2 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
3 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.56%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.56%) SDLC
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Perl
1 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) VCP4
2 7 (17.95%) VCP5
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (23.08%) vSphere
3 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SnapMirror
1 8 (20.51%) SnapVault
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 13 (33.33%) NetApp
3 9 (23.08%) 3PAR
3 9 (23.08%) HP
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) Veeam
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) CommVault
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix
8 3 (7.69%) Brocade
9 2 (5.13%) Juniper
9 2 (5.13%) IBM
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.56%) Veritas