The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 538 514 542
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 49 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.063% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 25
Average daily rate £450 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £353 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £483 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.45% -61.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+206.45% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14311 12220 14892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.42% 25.61% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7349 8662
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 621 771
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -72 35 £451 +3.08% 26
London -14 24 £451 +0.22% 15
Scotland +3 10 £375 -
Bromley - 5 £575 - 2
South Wales -15 4 £200 - 1
Wales -17 4 £200 - 1
South East - 4 £700 - 6
Cardiff - 4 £200 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
City of London -14 3 £475 +5.55% 4
North West -14 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 £368 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £700 - 5
Cheshire - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £700 - 4
Essex - 1 £368 -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 45 (54.88%) VMware
3 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (35.37%) EMC
6 28 (34.15%) Linux
7 27 (32.93%) HP
7 27 (32.93%) SAN
8 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
10 22 (26.83%) Replication
11 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
11 20 (24.39%) DHCP
11 20 (24.39%) DNS
11 20 (24.39%) SC Cleared
12 19 (23.17%) NetApp
13 18 (21.95%) NAS
14 17 (20.73%) Altiris
14 17 (20.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 17 (20.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 17 (20.73%) IBM
14 17 (20.73%) Solaris
15 16 (19.51%) UNIX
15 16 (19.51%) MS Exchange
16 15 (18.29%) SQL
17 14 (17.07%) Oracle
17 14 (17.07%) Citrix
18 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
18 12 (14.63%) Internet

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
5 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 8 (9.76%) MS Project
4 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.93%) SAN
2 20 (24.39%) DHCP
2 20 (24.39%) DNS
3 18 (21.95%) NAS
4 12 (14.63%) Internet
5 9 (10.98%) Intranet
6 6 (7.32%) Firewall
7 5 (6.10%) WAN
8 4 (4.88%) VPN
8 4 (4.88%) LAN
9 3 (3.66%) LDAP
9 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.66%) HTTP
9 3 (3.66%) SSH
10 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.22%) VLAN
10 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Advertising
3 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Architect
2 13 (15.85%) Build Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Product Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Storage Specialist
6 6 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Administrator
7 5 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Storage Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Storage Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
8 4 (4.88%) Designer
9 3 (3.66%) DBA
9 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Middleware
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
3 2 (2.44%) REST
3 2 (2.44%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
3 2 (2.44%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.22%) ADO
4 1 (1.22%) Flash
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Replication
2 10 (12.20%) Mainframe
3 9 (10.98%) iSeries
4 6 (7.32%) Clustering
4 6 (7.32%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.66%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) CESG
7 1 (1.22%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
7 1 (1.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) Celerra
7 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 32 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (34.15%) Linux
4 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (20.73%) Solaris
6 16 (19.51%) UNIX
7 9 (10.98%) zOS
8 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.10%) AIX
10 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.22%) SUSE
11 1 (1.22%) HPUX
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
2 11 (13.41%) Project Management
3 7 (8.54%) ITIL
3 7 (8.54%) Product Management
4 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.88%) Change Management
6 3 (3.66%) Service Management
6 3 (3.66%) Data Security
6 3 (3.66%) Workflow
6 3 (3.66%) Migration
6 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) Perl
3 3 (3.66%) Python
4 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.44%) C
4 2 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) VBScript
5 1 (1.22%) VB
5 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.98%) vSphere
4 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.66%) XenApp
4 3 (3.66%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) NFS
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.22%) Postfix
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.22%) Xen
5 1 (1.22%) Snort
5 1 (1.22%) Nmap
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (20.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 17 (20.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (7.32%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.66%) Foglight
4 3 (3.66%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.22%) Legato
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) Ionix
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
1 45 (54.88%) VMware
2 29 (35.37%) EMC
3 27 (32.93%) HP
4 19 (23.17%) NetApp
5 17 (20.73%) Altiris
5 17 (20.73%) IBM
6 14 (17.07%) Oracle
6 14 (17.07%) Citrix
7 8 (9.76%) Cisco
8 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
8 7 (8.54%) Brocade
9 6 (7.32%) SAP
10 4 (4.88%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.88%) Sun
11 3 (3.66%) Dell
11 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.44%) Veeam
12 2 (2.44%) StorageTek
12 2 (2.44%) JBoss
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