The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 535 538 559
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 71 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.078% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 19
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - £47.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14398 13715 14468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.46% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8622 8426 8404
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 603 794
Average hourly rate £18.88 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK.

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK.

Enterprise Storage Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
England 0 54 £500 +25.00% 17
London +35 30 £600 +14.28% 3
Scotland -4 13 £324 -
West Midlands - 9 £200 -
Birmingham - 9 £200 -
South East -27 8 £500 +29.03% 8
City of London +17 6 £515 +3.00% 2
South West -32 4 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £380 - 4
Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 1
York - 2 £335 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Havant - - - - 2
Leeds - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rotherham - - - -
Staines - - - - 2
Watford - - - -
Woking - - - -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage.

1 70 (63.64%) Windows
2 49 (44.55%) VMware
3 46 (41.82%) Microsoft
4 44 (40.00%) Linux
5 38 (34.55%) Solaris
6 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (32.73%) Replication
8 34 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (28.18%) HP
10 30 (27.27%) SAN
11 29 (26.36%) EMC
11 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
12 28 (25.45%) IBM
12 28 (25.45%) Security Cleared
13 26 (23.64%) DNS
13 26 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (23.64%) Oracle
13 26 (23.64%) DHCP
14 25 (22.73%) MS Exchange
14 25 (22.73%) Finance
15 24 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (21.82%) NAS
16 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
16 23 (20.91%) ITIL
17 21 (19.09%) SQL
18 20 (18.18%) UNIX
18 20 (18.18%) Migration
19 19 (17.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 19 (17.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
19 19 (17.27%) Altiris

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.64%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Office
2 12 (10.91%) MS Project
3 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) SAN
2 26 (23.64%) DNS
2 26 (23.64%) DHCP
3 24 (21.82%) NAS
4 12 (10.91%) LAN
4 12 (10.91%) WAN
5 11 (10.00%) Internet
6 9 (8.18%) Intranet
7 7 (6.36%) Firewall
8 5 (4.55%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.73%) VLAN
10 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.91%) DMZ
11 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.91%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) DB2
2 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.91%) Sybase ASE
4 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.18%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.82%) Big Data
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.73%) French Language
4 3 (2.73%) Advertising
4 3 (2.73%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Architect
2 21 (19.09%) Build Engineer
3 19 (17.27%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (9.09%) Administrator
5 9 (8.18%) Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) DBA
6 8 (7.27%) Data Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Data Centre Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.36%) Wintel Administrator
7 7 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Sybase DBA
8 6 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (3.64%) Designer
9 4 (3.64%) Database Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) Middleware
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.64%) Web Services
4 3 (2.73%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.91%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.73%) Replication
2 14 (12.73%) CLARiiON
2 14 (12.73%) Symmetrix
3 12 (10.91%) Mainframe
4 10 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 9 (8.18%) iSeries
6 8 (7.27%) Blackberry
7 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.45%) Clustering
9 2 (1.82%) Celerra
10 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.91%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 70 (63.64%) Windows
2 44 (40.00%) Linux
3 38 (34.55%) Solaris
4 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (18.18%) UNIX
8 15 (13.64%) AIX
9 9 (8.18%) zOS
10 5 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) ITIL
2 20 (18.18%) Migration
3 13 (11.82%) E-Commerce
3 13 (11.82%) Project Management
4 12 (10.91%) Unit Testing
5 11 (10.00%) Workflow
6 10 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 9 (8.18%) E-Discovery
8 8 (7.27%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.36%) Change Management
9 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (4.55%) TOGAF
11 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.55%) Data Architecture
12 4 (3.64%) Service Management
12 4 (3.64%) ITSM
12 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 15 (13.64%) Perl
3 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.82%) Python
3 2 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (0.91%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) CCNA
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.73%) Degree
5 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.73%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (7.27%) vSphere
5 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.64%) XenApp
6 4 (3.64%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.91%) Snort
9 1 (0.91%) Nmap
9 1 (0.91%) NFS
9 1 (0.91%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (17.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 19 (17.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 10 (9.09%) Data Guard
4 5 (4.55%) Control-M
5 4 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (3.64%) BladeLogic
5 4 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.73%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.82%) Ionix
7 2 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.82%) Legato
7 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (44.55%) VMware
2 46 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (28.18%) HP
4 29 (26.36%) EMC
5 28 (25.45%) IBM
6 26 (23.64%) Oracle
7 19 (17.27%) Altiris
8 18 (16.36%) Sybase
9 17 (15.45%) Citrix
10 16 (14.55%) Sun
10 16 (14.55%) Red Hat
11 13 (11.82%) NetApp
12 12 (10.91%) Cisco
13 7 (6.36%) Websense
14 6 (5.45%) Symantec
15 5 (4.55%) 3PAR
15 5 (4.55%) CA
16 4 (3.64%) Brocade
16 4 (3.64%) Fujitsu
16 4 (3.64%) Open Text
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Posted: 2 days ago
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