The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Administrator
UK
Rank 557 601 576
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 25 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.051% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.054% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 17
Median daily rate £425 £319 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+37.09% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.75 -

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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Storage Administrator in the job title.

Storage Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Storage Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Administrator
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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 +20 22 £400 +28.00% 1
South East +30 20 £400 +29.03% 1
Surrey +25 17 £438 +41.12% 1
Epsom - 11 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Scotland +27 1 - -
London 0 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Storage Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (79.41%) SAN
2 24 (70.59%) Unix
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 19 (55.88%) Veritas
3 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
3 19 (55.88%) Solaris
4 18 (52.94%) NAS
5 17 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 17 (50.00%) Sun
6 16 (47.06%) High Availability
6 16 (47.06%) Veritas File System
7 15 (44.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 14 (41.18%) Finance
9 13 (38.24%) NetBackup
10 12 (35.29%) NetApp
10 12 (35.29%) Symantec
11 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (26.47%) Change Control
12 9 (26.47%) Brocade
12 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
12 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
12 9 (26.47%) Change Management
13 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (23.53%) SSH
13 8 (23.53%) Legal
13 8 (23.53%) FTP
14 7 (20.59%) NFS
14 7 (20.59%) Nagios

Storage Administrator Skill Set
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 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) SAN
2 18 (52.94%) NAS
3 8 (23.53%) FTP
3 8 (23.53%) SSH
4 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (11.76%) EMC VNX
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Linux
1 24 (70.59%) Unix
2 19 (55.88%) Solaris
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.71%) HPUX
4 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 2 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) High Availability
2 9 (26.47%) Change Control
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
2 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
2 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
3 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Deduplication
6 2 (5.88%) People Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) EMC Certification
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) RHCE
2 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Veritas File System
2 15 (44.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (20.59%) NFS
4 6 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) NetBackup
2 7 (20.59%) Nagios
2 7 (20.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (17.65%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
4 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Simpana
6 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.94%) Control-M
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (2.94%) WSUS
6 1 (2.94%) Xymon
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
1 19 (55.88%) Veritas
2 17 (50.00%) Sun
3 12 (35.29%) NetApp
3 12 (35.29%) Symantec
4 9 (26.47%) Brocade
5 6 (17.65%) EMC
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco
9 2 (5.88%) Hitachi
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.94%) BMC
10 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.94%) Remedy
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
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