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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 238 229 228
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 24 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.20% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 3
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£375 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £271 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £394 £406
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.19 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.19 - £35.00
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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
8835 8451 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.27% 92.02% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5209 4594 4023
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £200
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 415 412 553
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -4.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 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 10 £400 +36.75%
Surrey +9 8 - -
East Sussex - 5 £344 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (75.00%) SAN
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 21 (47.73%) NetApp
4 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
6 16 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (36.36%) Migration
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
8 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 12 (27.27%) NAS
9 10 (22.73%) vSphere
9 10 (22.73%) Data ONTAP
9 10 (22.73%) Perl
9 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 10 (22.73%) Brocade
10 9 (20.45%) Solaris
10 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
11 8 (18.18%) SnapMirror
11 8 (18.18%) SnapVault
11 8 (18.18%) HPUX
11 8 (18.18%) IBM
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (15.91%) VCP4
12 7 (15.91%) 3PAR
12 7 (15.91%) VCP5
13 6 (13.64%) Veeam
13 6 (13.64%) Finance
13 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
13 6 (13.64%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) SAN
2 16 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (27.27%) NAS
4 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.55%) LAN
6 2 (4.55%) WAN
6 2 (4.55%) FCoE
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) EMC VNX
2 4 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Data ONTAP
3 9 (20.45%) Solaris
4 8 (18.18%) HPUX
5 4 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
7 2 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (6.82%) ERP
2 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
2 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
3 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
3 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
3 2 (4.55%) System Testing
3 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.55%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.27%) SDLC
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Information Security
4 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Perl
1 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) VCP4
3 7 (15.91%) VCP5
3 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SnapMirror
1 8 (18.18%) SnapVault
2 4 (9.09%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) NetApp
3 10 (22.73%) Brocade
4 8 (18.18%) IBM
5 7 (15.91%) 3PAR
6 6 (13.64%) Dell
6 6 (13.64%) Veeam
7 5 (11.36%) EMC
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
8 4 (9.09%) HP
8 4 (9.09%) CommVault
9 3 (6.82%) Hitachi
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix
10 2 (4.55%) Juniper
10 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.55%) Veritas
11 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.27%) Websense