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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank 561 558 549
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 65 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 24
Average daily rate £425 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 - -

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
16596 16129 15942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.26% 31.14% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10700 10027 9635
Average daily rate £425 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 688 665
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 12 February 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 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 65 £425 +13.33% 10
London +23 36 £439 +13.22% 3
South East +17 12 £400 +6.66% 3
Berkshire - 8 £400 -
City of London +28 6 £425 +17.24% 3
Yorkshire -18 6 £390 +5.40%
West Yorkshire -7 5 £380 -6.17%
Leeds -7 5 £380 +2.70%
Reading - 5 £550 -
Surrey -10 4 - - 2
Northumberland - 4 £425 -
North East - 4 £425 - 2
West Midlands -16 3 £250 -23.07% 1
Slough - 3 £353 -
Epsom +5 2 - - 1
Birmingham -3 2 - -
North West -17 2 £400 +5.96% 1
Merseyside - 2 £400 -
Liverpool - 2 £400 -
Northamptonshire +10 1 £238 -44.11%
Guildford +7 1 - -
South West +5 1 £313 -
East Midlands -14 1 £238 -44.11%
Wiltshire - 1 £313 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Atherstone - 1 £250 -
Northampton - 1 £238 -
Swindon - 1 £313 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 £250 -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 64 (57.14%) SAN
2 58 (51.79%) Data Centre
3 55 (49.11%) Windows
4 51 (45.54%) VMware
5 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 38 (33.93%) NAS
7 37 (33.04%) HP
8 36 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (31.25%) NetApp
10 33 (29.46%) Unix
11 30 (26.79%) EMC
12 29 (25.89%) Replication
13 28 (25.00%) Linux
14 27 (24.11%) Capacity Planning
15 26 (23.21%) Cisco
16 25 (22.32%) Firewall
16 25 (22.32%) Windows Server
17 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
18 22 (19.64%) Red Hat
19 21 (18.75%) ITIL
20 19 (16.96%) Re-Platforming
21 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
22 16 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
22 16 (14.29%) Citrix
22 16 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
23 15 (13.39%) Brocade
23 15 (13.39%) 3PAR
23 15 (13.39%) WAN
23 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (57.14%) SAN
2 38 (33.93%) NAS
3 25 (22.32%) Firewall
4 15 (13.39%) LAN
4 15 (13.39%) WAN
5 11 (9.82%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (7.14%) Kerberos
6 8 (7.14%) LDAP
7 6 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (5.36%) DHCP
7 6 (5.36%) DNS
7 6 (5.36%) VoIP
8 5 (4.46%) FWSM
9 4 (3.57%) VPN
10 3 (2.68%) FTP
10 3 (2.68%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.68%) MPLS
10 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.79%) OSPF
11 2 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) Informix
2 5 (4.46%) MySQL
2 5 (4.46%) RDBMS
2 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.79%) Redis
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.79%) Hudson
1 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.79%) JIRA
1 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Games
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Advertising
4 2 (1.79%) Back Office
4 2 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (23.21%) Architect
2 21 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 17 (15.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.50%) Administrator
5 14 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 13 (11.61%) Support Engineer
7 12 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Backup Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Broadcast Architect
9 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Storage Administrator
9 10 (8.93%) VMware Engineer
10 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
11 7 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) EMC Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (1.79%) Middleware
1 2 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.89%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (51.79%) Data Centre
2 29 (25.89%) Replication
3 13 (11.61%) New Media
4 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.82%) EMC VNX
5 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (4.46%) Clustering
7 4 (3.57%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.79%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.79%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.79%) IPTV
8 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.79%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.89%) BBC
9 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.89%) iDTV
9 1 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.11%) Windows
2 33 (29.46%) Unix
3 28 (25.00%) Linux
4 25 (22.32%) Windows Server
5 16 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.04%) Solaris
9 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.57%) AIX
11 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (18.75%) ITIL
3 19 (16.96%) Re-Platforming
4 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.50%) Change Management
7 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 12 (10.71%) Migration
8 11 (9.82%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.82%) TOGAF
8 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.93%) Project Management
10 9 (8.04%) DevOps
11 8 (7.14%) CAD
11 8 (7.14%) Capacity Management
11 8 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.25%) High Availability
13 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
13 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.82%) Bash Shell
2 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.25%) Perl
3 7 (6.25%) SQL
4 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) CCNP
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.57%) MCSE
4 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.79%) CCNA
6 2 (1.79%) MCSA
6 2 (1.79%) VCP5
7 1 (0.89%) CCIE
7 1 (0.89%) CCSP
7 1 (0.89%) CISSP
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) NCDA
7 1 (0.89%) NCSA
7 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 36 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.46%) vCloud
4 5 (4.46%) vSphere
5 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) NFS
5 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.57%) XenApp
6 3 (2.68%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.68%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas File System
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.79%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 11 (9.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (7.14%) FreeIPA
4 5 (4.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.68%) Cacti
5 3 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.68%) Nagios
5 3 (2.68%) SCCM
5 3 (2.68%) WSUS
6 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.79%) Graphite
6 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.79%) Opsview
6 2 (1.79%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (1.79%) vMotion
6 2 (1.79%) vRealize
7 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (45.54%) VMware
2 37 (33.04%) HP
3 35 (31.25%) NetApp
4 30 (26.79%) EMC
5 26 (23.21%) Cisco
6 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
7 22 (19.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (14.29%) Citrix
9 15 (13.39%) 3PAR
9 15 (13.39%) Brocade
10 13 (11.61%) Oracle
11 12 (10.71%) IBM
12 11 (9.82%) CommVault
12 11 (9.82%) Veritas
13 9 (8.04%) Symantec
14 7 (6.25%) Sun
15 3 (2.68%) Dell
15 3 (2.68%) StorageTek
16 2 (1.79%) F5
16 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds
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