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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Storage
Rank 556 552 534
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 40 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.069% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 6
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£375 £475 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.50

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
17149 16781 15323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.51% 31.52% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10583 10416 8997
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 670 662 661
Average hourly rate £18.88 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.67
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -0.76%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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
England -3 39 £375 -21.05% 28
South East +3 11 £381 - 9
West Yorkshire - 9 £373 - 3
Yorkshire - 9 £373 - 5
London -22 6 £315 -33.68% 6
North West - 5 £400 -
East of England - 5 £337 - 5
Surrey - 4 - - 3
Hampshire - 4 £425 - 1
Havant - 4 £425 -
City of London +6 3 £283 -43.50% 2
Leeds - 3 £373 - 2
Norfolk - 3 £325 -
Epsom - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £288 - 4
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
Manchester - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -6 1 - -
Scotland -12 1 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £600 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £451 -
Merseyside - 1 £295 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £324 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £600 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £500 -
Hull - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £451 -
Slough - 1 £288 - 2

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 50 (58.82%) VMware
3 40 (47.06%) SAN
4 39 (45.88%) Linux
5 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
6 32 (37.65%) NAS
7 29 (34.12%) UNIX
7 29 (34.12%) Cisco
8 27 (31.76%) HP
9 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
9 26 (30.59%) Red Hat
9 26 (30.59%) Firewall
10 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (28.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (24.71%) Oracle
13 20 (23.53%) IBM
13 20 (23.53%) Veritas
13 20 (23.53%) vSphere
13 20 (23.53%) Data Centre
14 19 (22.35%) Solaris
15 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (18.82%) Replication
18 15 (17.65%) SCCM
18 15 (17.65%) SQL
19 14 (16.47%) ITIL
19 14 (16.47%) WAN
19 14 (16.47%) NetBackup
20 13 (15.29%) Migration

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) Apache
3 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.24%) Node.js
5 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.71%) IIS
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.35%) Lync
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.18%) JBoss
9 1 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Project
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (47.06%) SAN
2 32 (37.65%) NAS
3 26 (30.59%) Firewall
4 14 (16.47%) WAN
5 12 (14.12%) LAN
6 11 (12.94%) DNS
7 10 (11.76%) DHCP
8 9 (10.59%) Internet
9 6 (7.06%) MPLS
9 6 (7.06%) VPN
9 6 (7.06%) FTP
10 5 (5.88%) VoIP
10 5 (5.88%) SSH
11 4 (4.71%) Wireless
11 4 (4.71%) ADSL
12 3 (3.53%) Intranet
12 3 (3.53%) Network Security
13 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (1.18%) FWSM
14 1 (1.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) RDBMS
1 13 (15.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) MySQL
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.59%) Informix
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) JIRA
1 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Back Office
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Local Government
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (15.29%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Consultant
3 10 (11.76%) Build Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.06%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.88%) DBA
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Server Support
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Middleware
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) XSD
2 1 (1.18%) JMS
2 1 (1.18%) WSDL
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) SOAP
2 1 (1.18%) JNI
2 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.18%) Java EE
2 1 (1.18%) JSON
2 1 (1.18%) WCF
2 1 (1.18%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.82%) Replication
3 12 (14.12%) Client/Server
4 10 (11.76%) IBM XIV
4 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Wiki
6 2 (2.35%) Celerra
6 2 (2.35%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.35%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) PMI
7 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.18%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 39 (45.88%) Linux
3 29 (34.12%) UNIX
4 24 (28.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (22.35%) Solaris
6 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.71%) AIX
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.35%) HPUX
12 1 (1.18%) OpenVMS
12 1 (1.18%) zOS
12 1 (1.18%) MVS
12 1 (1.18%) Tru64
12 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Migration
3 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
4 11 (12.94%) Project Management
5 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.41%) Build Automation
6 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.06%) Line Management
8 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.88%) Change Management
9 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.71%) Server Building
9 4 (4.71%) People Management
9 4 (4.71%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.53%) Security Management
11 2 (2.35%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) PHP
3 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.71%) Perl
4 4 (4.71%) Python
5 1 (1.18%) Korn
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) C#
5 1 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.71%) HNC
5 3 (3.53%) MCSE
5 3 (3.53%) CCNP
5 3 (3.53%) CCNA
6 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (23.53%) vSphere
4 9 (10.59%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (5.88%) Veritas File System
7 4 (4.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (4.71%) XenServer
8 3 (3.53%) XenApp
9 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.35%) NFS
9 2 (2.35%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.18%) SRDF
10 1 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) SCCM
2 14 (16.47%) NetBackup
3 12 (14.12%) Nagios
4 8 (9.41%) Salt
5 7 (8.24%) Opsview
5 7 (8.24%) Graphite
5 7 (8.24%) Cacti
5 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (7.06%) SCOM
7 5 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (3.53%) OpenView
9 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (3.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (1.18%) Puppet
11 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
11 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) VMware
2 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 29 (34.12%) Cisco
4 27 (31.76%) HP
5 26 (30.59%) Red Hat
6 21 (24.71%) Oracle
7 20 (23.53%) IBM
7 20 (23.53%) Veritas
8 13 (15.29%) NetApp
8 13 (15.29%) EMC
9 9 (10.59%) Sun
10 8 (9.41%) 3PAR
11 7 (8.24%) F5
11 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds
11 7 (8.24%) Symantec
11 7 (8.24%) Brocade
12 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
12 6 (7.06%) Dell
12 6 (7.06%) Citrix
12 6 (7.06%) Splunk
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