The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Administrator
Rank 568 517 493
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 31 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 21
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£275 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £319 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.25

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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £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 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -25 30 £275 -33.33% 6
London +7 23 £275 -35.29% 4
City of London +20 12 £265 -37.64% 3
North West - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Cheshire - - - -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Administrator 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 Storage Administrator in their job title.

1 40 (68.97%) EMC
2 30 (51.72%) SAN
3 25 (43.10%) NetApp
4 21 (36.21%) IBM
5 18 (31.03%) Cisco
5 18 (31.03%) Windows
6 16 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 14 (24.14%) VMware
7 14 (24.14%) UNIX
8 13 (22.41%) Brocade
9 12 (20.69%) Tivoli
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
10 10 (17.24%) Banking
10 10 (17.24%) HP
10 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
11 9 (15.52%) Replication
12 8 (13.79%) Symmetrix
12 8 (13.79%) Solaris
13 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
14 6 (10.34%) NCDA
14 6 (10.34%) NCIE
14 6 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (10.34%) Linux
14 6 (10.34%) NFS
15 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
15 5 (8.62%) Legato
15 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (8.62%) Sophos
15 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Administrator 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 Storage Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) SAN
2 6 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.90%) NAS
4 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) DHCP
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
1 10 (17.24%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Replication
2 8 (13.79%) Symmetrix
3 3 (5.17%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (5.17%) IBM XIV
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.72%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) Solaris
4 6 (10.34%) Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.90%) AIX
7 3 (5.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
1 4 (6.90%) ITIL
2 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
3 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.45%) ITSM
3 2 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (1.72%) Data Management
4 1 (1.72%) Quality Management
4 1 (1.72%) Change Management
4 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) NCDA
2 6 (10.34%) NCIE
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) EMC Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.34%) NFS
3 5 (8.62%) vCloud
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.45%) Firmware
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) SRDF
7 1 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (20.69%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.62%) Legato
3 5 (8.62%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.45%) vMotion
4 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.72%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (1.72%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) EMC
2 25 (43.10%) NetApp
3 21 (36.21%) IBM
4 18 (31.03%) Cisco
5 14 (24.14%) VMware
6 13 (22.41%) Brocade
7 10 (17.24%) HP
8 5 (8.62%) Sophos
8 5 (8.62%) 3PAR
8 5 (8.62%) Veeam
9 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.45%) Sun
10 2 (3.45%) Citrix
10 2 (3.45%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle
11 1 (1.72%) Symantec
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £175 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £230 - £270 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 24 days ago