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 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAN Storage Engineer
Rank 573 574 533
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Storage Engineer 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£350 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £30.50

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
50025 48432 42510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30372 29064 24408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2003 2177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 11 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 30 March 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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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 -12 5 £350 -
London - 2 £350 -
South East - 1 - -
Guildford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Northumberland - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -

SAN Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Brocade
5 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) NFS
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) AIX
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
7 1 (12.50%) Veritas
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

SAN Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) System Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle