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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Administrator
Rank 593 588 576
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 47 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.084% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.089% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 36
Average daily rate £300 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -

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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 14 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 29 April 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 -20 47 £300 -3.22% 3
London -17 27 £270 -6.89% 1
South East -5 19 £413 +10.00% 2
Surrey +2 16 £400 +6.66% 1
City of London +39 10 £270 -1.81%
Epsom - 5 - -
Berkshire +10 3 £425 +13.33%
Camberley -8 2 £400 +6.66% 1
Guildford - 2 £450 -
East of England +9 1 £320 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £320 -
Cambridge -5 1 £320 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 51 (69.86%) SAN
2 43 (58.90%) EMC
2 43 (58.90%) Linux
3 35 (47.95%) Windows
4 32 (43.84%) NetApp
5 30 (41.10%) EMC VNX
6 29 (39.73%) Finance
7 27 (36.99%) Unix
8 25 (34.25%) NAS
9 23 (31.51%) Solaris
10 22 (30.14%) Brocade
11 21 (28.77%) Migration
12 20 (27.40%) Banking
13 19 (26.03%) EMC VMAX
14 18 (24.66%) Enterprise Storage
14 18 (24.66%) NetBackup
15 17 (23.29%) Fibre Channel
16 16 (21.92%) EMC VPLEX
16 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
17 15 (20.55%) Oracle
18 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
18 14 (19.18%) HP
19 13 (17.81%) Change Management
19 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
20 12 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 11 (15.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
21 11 (15.07%) IBM
22 10 (13.70%) Cisco
23 9 (12.33%) VMware
23 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (4.11%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.74%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (69.86%) SAN
2 25 (34.25%) NAS
3 17 (23.29%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (5.48%) DNS
4 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.11%) LDAP
5 3 (4.11%) SSH
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
6 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.37%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 20 (27.40%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.10%) EMC VNX
2 19 (26.03%) EMC VMAX
3 18 (24.66%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.48%) Symmetrix
5 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.11%) IBM XIV
5 3 (4.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.74%) BBC
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.37%) iDTV
7 1 (1.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Linux
2 35 (47.95%) Windows
3 27 (36.99%) Unix
4 23 (31.51%) Solaris
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
6 12 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) HPUX
9 2 (2.74%) AIX
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Migration
2 13 (17.81%) Change Management
3 9 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
4 8 (10.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (8.22%) Patch Management
6 5 (6.85%) Capacity Management
6 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.11%) High Availability
8 3 (4.11%) Security Management
9 2 (2.74%) Change Control
9 2 (2.74%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.74%) ITSM
9 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.74%) Open Source
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.74%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) EMCISA
1 4 (5.48%) EMCSA
1 4 (5.48%) NCDA
1 4 (5.48%) NCIE
1 4 (5.48%) NCSA
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) NFS
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (6.85%) StorNext
5 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.11%) Firmware
5 3 (4.11%) RHEV
5 3 (4.11%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.74%) SRDF
6 2 (2.74%) vCloud
6 2 (2.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) NetBackup
2 16 (21.92%) EMC VPLEX
3 11 (15.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (10.96%) Tivoli
5 6 (8.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (6.85%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (4.11%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.74%) Casper Suite
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.37%) Control-M
9 1 (1.37%) Nagios
9 1 (1.37%) Puppet
9 1 (1.37%) SnapVault
9 1 (1.37%) Xymon
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) EMC
2 32 (43.84%) NetApp
3 22 (30.14%) Brocade
4 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
5 15 (20.55%) Oracle
6 14 (19.18%) HP
6 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.07%) IBM
8 10 (13.70%) Cisco
9 9 (12.33%) Symantec
9 9 (12.33%) VMware
10 7 (9.59%) Hitachi
10 7 (9.59%) Veritas
11 6 (8.22%) 3PAR
11 6 (8.22%) Isilon
12 5 (6.85%) Veeam
13 4 (5.48%) StorageTek
13 4 (5.48%) Sun
14 3 (4.11%) Lotus
14 3 (4.11%) SAP
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