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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Storage
Rank 534 520 511
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 49 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.069% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 16
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£368 £438 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15251 14775 13370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.89% 30.68% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9638 9110 7984
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 606 589 811
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.69 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 41 £375 -15.49% 21
London +1 15 £381 -15.46% 6
South East +2 11 £375 -11.76% 8
City of London +18 10 £375 -14.28% 3
Scotland -12 8 £347 -
West Midlands - 7 £325 - 2
Surrey 0 6 £285 -30.90%
Edinburgh - 5 £275 -
Epsom - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £325 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £405 - 3
East of England 0 1 £365 +7.35%
West Yorkshire - 1 £440 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £370 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
York - 1 £370 -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 5
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - - 3
Wakefield - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 76 (74.51%) Windows
2 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 62 (60.78%) VMware
4 39 (38.24%) HP
5 37 (36.27%) Replication
5 37 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 35 (34.31%) Linux
8 30 (29.41%) Migration
9 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (26.47%) Solaris
11 26 (25.49%) MS Exchange
12 25 (24.51%) NAS
13 23 (22.55%) WAN
13 23 (22.55%) SQL
13 23 (22.55%) SAN
14 22 (21.57%) ITIL
14 22 (21.57%) Finance
15 21 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (20.59%) UNIX
15 21 (20.59%) LAN
15 21 (20.59%) Red Hat
16 20 (19.61%) Firewall
16 20 (19.61%) DNS
17 19 (18.63%) DHCP
17 19 (18.63%) Security Cleared
18 18 (17.65%) Cisco
18 18 (17.65%) EMC
18 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (15.69%) SharePoint

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.80%) Lync
4 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.92%) Apache
7 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.96%) JBoss
8 2 (1.96%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Office
2 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
3 12 (11.76%) MS Project
4 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Office 365
2 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.51%) NAS
2 23 (22.55%) WAN
2 23 (22.55%) SAN
3 21 (20.59%) LAN
4 20 (19.61%) Firewall
4 20 (19.61%) DNS
5 19 (18.63%) DHCP
6 8 (7.84%) Internet
7 5 (4.90%) FTP
8 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.92%) VoIP
8 4 (3.92%) MPLS
8 4 (3.92%) Network Security
9 3 (2.94%) SSH
9 3 (2.94%) Wireless
9 3 (2.94%) ADSL
9 3 (2.94%) VPN
10 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.96%) LDAP
10 2 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (8.82%) DB2
2 7 (6.86%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) Big Data
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.96%) MySQL
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Build Engineer
2 20 (19.61%) Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.88%) DBA
8 4 (3.92%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Sybase DBA
8 4 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Design Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Database Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Sybase Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) Middleware
2 6 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.98%) JNI
4 1 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (36.27%) Replication
2 10 (9.80%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.88%) CLARiiON
4 6 (5.88%) Symmetrix
5 2 (1.96%) PMI
5 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) CESG
6 1 (0.98%) Wiki
6 1 (0.98%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 76 (74.51%) Windows
2 35 (34.31%) Linux
3 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (26.47%) Solaris
5 21 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (20.59%) UNIX
6 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.90%) AIX
9 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.98%) Tru64
11 1 (0.98%) zOS
11 1 (0.98%) MVS
11 1 (0.98%) HPUX
11 1 (0.98%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Migration
2 22 (21.57%) ITIL
3 14 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 8 (7.84%) Workflow
6 6 (5.88%) Project Management
6 6 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.90%) E-Discovery
8 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.92%) Service Management
8 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.94%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.94%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.94%) Change Management
9 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 2 (1.96%) ITSM
10 2 (1.96%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 14 (13.73%) Perl
4 6 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) NCDA
6 1 (0.98%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.98%) MCSE
6 1 (0.98%) HNC
6 1 (0.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 37 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (9.80%) vSphere
5 7 (6.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.92%) XenApp
8 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.96%) Veritas File System
9 2 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.98%) Corosync
10 1 (0.98%) GPFS
10 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.98%) Samba
10 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.98%) Squid
10 1 (0.98%) XenServer
10 1 (0.98%) Postfix
10 1 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (15.69%) SCCM
2 14 (13.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (13.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (7.84%) Tivoli
4 6 (5.88%) Nagios
5 5 (4.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.92%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.92%) Puppet
7 3 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.96%) Control-M
8 2 (1.96%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.96%) Ansible
8 2 (1.96%) Salt
9 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 62 (60.78%) VMware
3 39 (38.24%) HP
4 21 (20.59%) Red Hat
5 18 (17.65%) Cisco
5 18 (17.65%) EMC
6 15 (14.71%) Oracle
7 14 (13.73%) Altiris
8 12 (11.76%) IBM
8 12 (11.76%) Sun
8 12 (11.76%) NetApp
9 11 (10.78%) Veritas
10 9 (8.82%) SolarWinds
11 7 (6.86%) Sybase
12 6 (5.88%) Citrix
12 6 (5.88%) Veeam
13 5 (4.90%) Symantec
14 4 (3.92%) Dell
14 4 (3.92%) Sophos
14 4 (3.92%) CheckPoint
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