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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank 613 592 555
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -37
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 37 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 31
Median daily rate £375 £432 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £324 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00

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
18111 18401 17465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.54% 32.31% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11705 11540 10568
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 722 697
Median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 37 £375 -14.38% 9
London -7 11 £395 -14.59% 1
North East - 10 £318 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 10 £318 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £318 - 2
South East +5 6 £385 +2.66%
West Yorkshire +4 5 £390 +4.00%
Leeds +2 5 £390 +4.00%
Yorkshire -4 5 £390 +4.00%
Surrey -8 5 £395 +17.03%
Merseyside +1 3 £400 +35.59%
North West -4 3 £400 -5.88%
Liverpool - 3 £400 -
Harrow - 3 £395 -
Bromley - 2 - -
City of London +42 1 £375 -14.43% 1
Swindon - 1 £325 -
Farnborough - 1 £375 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
South West - 1 £325 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 4
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 57 (56.44%) SAN
2 49 (48.51%) Windows
3 40 (39.60%) VMware
3 40 (39.60%) NAS
4 39 (38.61%) Linux
4 39 (38.61%) EMC
5 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
6 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
7 33 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (31.68%) Fibre Channel
9 31 (30.69%) Active Directory
10 29 (28.71%) Cisco
11 28 (27.72%) Brocade
11 28 (27.72%) EMC VNX
12 27 (26.73%) NetApp
13 23 (22.77%) Migration
14 22 (21.78%) ITIL
15 21 (20.79%) Unix
15 21 (20.79%) Windows Server
16 20 (19.80%) SQL
16 20 (19.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (17.82%) Firewall
17 18 (17.82%) HP
18 17 (16.83%) Oracle
18 17 (16.83%) Solaris
18 17 (16.83%) Replication
18 17 (16.83%) Red Hat
18 17 (16.83%) NetBackup
19 16 (15.84%) Change Management
20 15 (14.85%) SharePoint

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
3 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.94%) IIS
5 5 (4.95%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.96%) Apache
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Office
1 9 (8.91%) MS Project
2 5 (4.95%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Aligne
1 1 (0.99%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.97%) IaaS
4 2 (1.98%) PaaS
5 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (56.44%) SAN
2 40 (39.60%) NAS
3 32 (31.68%) Fibre Channel
4 18 (17.82%) Firewall
5 15 (14.85%) DNS
6 12 (11.88%) DHCP
7 6 (5.94%) Internet
7 6 (5.94%) LAN
7 6 (5.94%) VoIP
8 5 (4.95%) Kerberos
8 5 (4.95%) WAN
9 4 (3.96%) VPN
10 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.97%) FTP
10 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.98%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.98%) FWSM
11 2 (1.98%) IPv6
11 2 (1.98%) MPLS
11 2 (1.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) Informix
5 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Redis
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) Hudson
2 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.98%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
3 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Games
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Advertising
5 2 (1.98%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (19.80%) Architect
2 19 (18.81%) Administrator
3 17 (16.83%) Storage Administrator
4 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (11.88%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 12 (11.88%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.89%) Build Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Storage Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (7.92%) Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) EMC Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.95%) EMC Storage Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Server Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.98%) LAMP
2 2 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.99%) Flash
3 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
2 28 (27.72%) EMC VNX
3 17 (16.83%) Replication
4 8 (7.92%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (6.93%) New Media
6 5 (4.95%) Celerra
6 5 (4.95%) HP Storage
6 5 (4.95%) HP StoreVirtual
6 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.95%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.96%) BBC
8 3 (2.97%) CLARiiON
8 3 (2.97%) Clustering
9 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.98%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.98%) IPTV
9 2 (1.98%) RIA
9 2 (1.98%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 49 (48.51%) Windows
2 39 (38.61%) Linux
3 21 (20.79%) Unix
3 21 (20.79%) Windows Server
4 20 (19.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (16.83%) Solaris
6 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.96%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.98%) AIX
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Migration
2 22 (21.78%) ITIL
3 16 (15.84%) Change Management
4 13 (12.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.89%) Re-Platforming
6 11 (10.89%) Server Building
6 11 (10.89%) Unit Testing
7 10 (9.90%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (9.90%) Load Balancing
7 10 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.92%) Capacity Management
8 8 (7.92%) Matrix Management
8 8 (7.92%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.94%) High Availability
9 6 (5.94%) Project Management
9 6 (5.94%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.95%) ERP
10 5 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.80%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.97%) Perl
4 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.98%) C#
5 2 (1.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) Python
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.95%) CCNP
4 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.95%) NCDA
4 5 (4.95%) NCIE
4 5 (4.95%) NCSA
5 3 (2.97%) CCIE
5 3 (2.97%) HP ASE
5 3 (2.97%) HPE ATP
5 3 (2.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.98%) CCDE
6 2 (1.98%) CCNA
6 2 (1.98%) CCSP
6 2 (1.98%) CISSP
6 2 (1.98%) Degree
6 2 (1.98%) MCSE
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) COBIT
1 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 33 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (30.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.90%) NFS
4 7 (6.93%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (5.94%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.95%) StorNext
6 5 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.96%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.97%) vSphere
9 2 (1.98%) vCloud
9 2 (1.98%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.99%) Docker
10 1 (0.99%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.99%) KVM
10 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) NetBackup
2 11 (10.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (10.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (9.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (8.91%) SCCM
5 8 (7.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (5.94%) SCOM
7 5 (4.95%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.97%) Cacti
8 3 (2.97%) Nagios
9 2 (1.98%) Ansible
9 2 (1.98%) Graphite
9 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.98%) Opsview
9 2 (1.98%) Puppet
9 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.99%) Salt
10 1 (0.99%) vMotion
10 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (39.60%) VMware
2 39 (38.61%) EMC
3 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.71%) Cisco
5 28 (27.72%) Brocade
6 27 (26.73%) NetApp
7 18 (17.82%) HP
8 17 (16.83%) Oracle
8 17 (16.83%) Red Hat
9 14 (13.86%) IBM
9 14 (13.86%) Symantec
10 11 (10.89%) Altiris
11 10 (9.90%) Isilon
12 8 (7.92%) Veritas
13 6 (5.94%) 3PAR
14 4 (3.96%) Hitachi
14 4 (3.96%) StorageTek
15 3 (2.97%) BT
15 3 (2.97%) Ericsson
16 2 (1.98%) Juniper
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