The table below looks at the statistics for the SAN Storage Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Storage Engineer
Rank 609 608 578
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Storage Engineer 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.016% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate £273 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +1.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48652 48803 46653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.48% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31297 30382 27621
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1739 1915 2049
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAN Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN Storage Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAN Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAN Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAN Storage Engineer within the UK.

SAN Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAN Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAN Storage Engineer within the UK.

SAN Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAN Storage Engineer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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 -23 15 £273 -35.88% 1
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Sheffield - 5 - -
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
South East -2 4 £325 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £220 -
North East - 3 £220 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £220 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Dorset +6 2 - -
Bournemouth +3 2 - -
South West -1 2 - -
London +1 1 - -
Staines - 1 £325 -
Surrey - 1 £325 -

SAN Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAN Storage Engineer in their job title 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 with SAN Storage Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) SAN
2 22 (78.57%) NAS
3 19 (67.86%) EMC
3 19 (67.86%) Migration
4 17 (60.71%) VMware
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
5 15 (53.57%) Brocade
6 14 (50.00%) Replication
6 14 (50.00%) EMC VNX
7 12 (42.86%) Cisco
8 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
9 10 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (35.71%) Unix
9 10 (35.71%) Finance
10 9 (32.14%) CLARiiON
10 9 (32.14%) Symmetrix
10 9 (32.14%) Celerra
10 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) NFS
10 9 (32.14%) NetApp
10 9 (32.14%) ITIL
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
11 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (25.00%) SQL
12 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (25.00%) Financial Institution
12 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
13 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
13 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared

SAN Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAN Storage Engineer in their job title 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 with SAN Storage Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
2 22 (78.57%) NAS
3 10 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 14 (50.00%) Replication
2 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (32.14%) Celerra
3 9 (32.14%) CLARiiON
3 9 (32.14%) Symmetrix
4 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (7.14%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) Change Control
7 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) NFS
2 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.14%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) EMC
2 17 (60.71%) VMware
3 15 (53.57%) Brocade
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco
5 9 (32.14%) NetApp
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Sun
8 4 (14.29%) HP
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 3 (10.71%) StorageTek
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 2 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (7.14%) Veritas