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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank 576 605 607
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 38 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.080% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 34
Median daily rate £373 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £244 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - -

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
16124 18312 17926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.53% 33.30% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10444 11516 11374
Median daily rate £433 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 785 743
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.12 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 10 December 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 25 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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +10 35 £273 -33.93% 12
South East +28 16 £375 +76.47% 3
Surrey +33 14 £375 - 1
Yorkshire +30 9 £175 -57.57% 1
Epsom +6 9 - -
West Yorkshire +27 7 £175 -58.82% 1
London -4 7 £413 -2.94% 3
South Yorkshire -7 7 £175 -56.25%
Sheffield - 7 £175 -
Leeds +24 6 £175 -58.82%
Scotland +8 3 £425 -
South West 0 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £450 -
Berkshire +6 1 £750 +252.94%
Devon +4 1 - -
Bristol +3 1 - -
Exeter -5 1 - -
City of London -15 1 £375 -11.76%
North East -26 1 £400 -
Tyne and Wear -31 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 1 £400 -
Maidenhead - 1 £750 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £400 -

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 29 (50.00%) Linux
2 27 (46.55%) VMware
3 26 (44.83%) SAN
4 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 23 (39.66%) Brocade
6 21 (36.21%) Unix
7 19 (32.76%) ITIL
7 19 (32.76%) Oracle
7 19 (32.76%) Cisco
8 18 (31.03%) Red Hat
9 17 (29.31%) Veritas
10 16 (27.59%) NetApp
10 16 (27.59%) Solaris
10 16 (27.59%) NAS
10 16 (27.59%) High Availability
11 15 (25.86%) Finance
12 14 (24.14%) Migration
12 14 (24.14%) Data Centre
13 13 (22.41%) Sun
13 13 (22.41%) HP
13 13 (22.41%) EMC
14 12 (20.69%) Veritas File System
14 12 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
15 11 (18.97%) 3PAR
15 11 (18.97%) Replication
16 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
16 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
16 10 (17.24%) Change Management
16 10 (17.24%) Fibre Channel

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 5 (8.62%) IIS
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) SAN
2 16 (27.59%) NAS
3 10 (17.24%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (15.52%) LAN
5 8 (13.79%) FCoE
5 8 (13.79%) NetScaler
5 8 (13.79%) WAN
6 7 (12.07%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (12.07%) FTP
6 7 (12.07%) NX-OS
6 7 (12.07%) SSH
7 5 (8.62%) Kerberos
8 4 (6.90%) Firewall
9 3 (5.17%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.45%) DHCP
10 2 (3.45%) DNS
11 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Administrator
2 12 (20.69%) Storage Administrator
2 12 (20.69%) Unix Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Storage Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.17%) Network Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) SAN Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) SAN Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) CORBA
2 1 (1.72%) Flash
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.97%) Replication
3 9 (15.52%) EMC VNX
4 7 (12.07%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (10.34%) Celerra
5 6 (10.34%) Public Cloud
6 5 (8.62%) HP StoreVirtual
6 5 (8.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (6.90%) HP Storage
8 2 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.72%) PKI
9 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Linux
2 21 (36.21%) Unix
3 16 (27.59%) Solaris
4 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Windows
6 3 (5.17%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.17%) HPUX
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) High Availability
3 14 (24.14%) Migration
4 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
5 10 (17.24%) Change Management
6 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Change Control
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.34%) DevOps
9 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
10 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.62%) QMS
10 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
10 5 (8.62%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.17%) Network Design
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (5.17%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) HP ASE
3 2 (3.45%) HPE ATP
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) COBIT
1 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 12 (20.69%) Veritas File System
2 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Server
3 5 (8.62%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) NFS
5 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.72%) Docker
7 1 (1.72%) SRDF
7 1 (1.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) Nagios
2 6 (10.34%) SCOM
3 5 (8.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (5.17%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.72%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.72%) Icinga
5 1 (1.72%) logstash
5 1 (1.72%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) VMware
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (39.66%) Brocade
4 19 (32.76%) Cisco
4 19 (32.76%) Oracle
5 18 (31.03%) Red Hat
6 17 (29.31%) Veritas
7 16 (27.59%) NetApp
8 13 (22.41%) EMC
8 13 (22.41%) HP
8 13 (22.41%) Sun
9 11 (18.97%) 3PAR
10 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
10 8 (13.79%) Citrix
10 8 (13.79%) F5
11 7 (12.07%) Symantec
12 6 (10.34%) Isilon
13 3 (5.17%) Nimble Storage
14 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
14 1 (1.72%) Splunk
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