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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Administrator
Rank 600 637 595
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 20 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.036% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.038% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 20
Median daily rate £398 £313 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.20% -17.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £293 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £366 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £313 £399
% change year-on-year
+27.20% -21.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 16 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 3 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 +8 19 £398 +27.20%
South East +32 13 £370 -
Surrey +24 10 - -
Epsom +5 8 - -
London -16 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Scotland +14 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 26 (57.78%) SAN
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) Unix
4 18 (40.00%) NAS
5 15 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (31.11%) Solaris
6 14 (31.11%) HP
6 14 (31.11%) NetApp
7 13 (28.89%) Symantec
8 12 (26.67%) Veritas
8 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (24.44%) High Availability
9 11 (24.44%) Brocade
9 11 (24.44%) VMware
9 11 (24.44%) Change Management
9 11 (24.44%) Finance
9 11 (24.44%) Oracle
10 10 (22.22%) Sun
10 10 (22.22%) NetBackup
10 10 (22.22%) Veritas File System
11 9 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (20.00%) IBM
12 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
13 7 (15.56%) Cisco
13 7 (15.56%) EMC
13 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
13 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (15.56%) Change Control

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 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (57.78%) SAN
2 18 (40.00%) NAS
3 6 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
4 4 (8.89%) FTP
4 4 (8.89%) SSH
5 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) X.509
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) GIS
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (11.11%) HP Storage
3 3 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 19 (42.22%) Unix
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) Solaris
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.33%) AIX
7 4 (8.89%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.67%) HPUX
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Change Management
1 11 (24.44%) High Availability
2 7 (15.56%) Change Control
2 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
2 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) People Management
4 5 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) Data Deduplication
7 2 (4.44%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Korn
2 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.89%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.22%) RHCE
2 1 (2.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Veritas File System
2 9 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (11.11%) NFS
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.22%) Firmware
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (6.67%) WSUS
6 2 (4.44%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (4.44%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.44%) Puppet
6 2 (4.44%) SCOM
7 1 (2.22%) Control-M
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (2.22%) vRealize
7 1 (2.22%) Xymon
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) HP
1 14 (31.11%) NetApp
2 13 (28.89%) Symantec
3 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 12 (26.67%) Veritas
4 11 (24.44%) Brocade
4 11 (24.44%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) VMware
5 10 (22.22%) Sun
6 9 (20.00%) IBM
7 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 7 (15.56%) EMC
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) Hitachi
10 2 (4.44%) F5
10 2 (4.44%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.22%) Remedy