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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Administrator
Rank 606 569 534
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 19 47 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 30
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£340 £396 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +0.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £330 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 12 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 28 August 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 -40 16 £350 -12.50% 1
London +11 10 £288 -28.06% 1
South East -22 6 £400 +11.49%
Surrey -1 3 - -
Scotland -3 3 £330 +10.00%
City of London +2 2 £275 -31.25%
Hampshire -12 2 £400 +4.91%
Renfrewshire - 2 £330 -
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Erskine - 2 £330 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Brighton - 1 £350 -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (67.27%) SAN
2 36 (65.45%) EMC
3 25 (45.45%) EMC VMAX
4 24 (43.64%) NetApp
5 22 (40.00%) EMC VPLEX
6 21 (38.18%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) IBM
8 17 (30.91%) UNIX
9 16 (29.09%) EMC VNX
10 15 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 14 (25.45%) Cisco
11 14 (25.45%) Banking
12 13 (23.64%) Finance
13 12 (21.82%) Tivoli
14 10 (18.18%) NAS
14 10 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (18.18%) Brocade
14 10 (18.18%) Solaris
15 8 (14.55%) Linux
15 8 (14.55%) NFS
15 8 (14.55%) HP
15 8 (14.55%) VMware
15 8 (14.55%) Symmetrix
15 8 (14.55%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
16 7 (12.73%) Oracle
17 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
17 6 (10.91%) NCDA
17 6 (10.91%) NCIE
17 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) SAN
2 10 (18.18%) NAS
2 10 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (7.27%) SSH
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.45%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) LDAP
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (25.45%) Banking
2 13 (23.64%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) EMC VMAX
2 16 (29.09%) EMC VNX
3 8 (14.55%) Symmetrix
4 5 (9.09%) Replication
5 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.64%) Clustering
8 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.82%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.82%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) UNIX
3 10 (18.18%) Solaris
4 8 (14.55%) Linux
4 8 (14.55%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) zOS
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (7.27%) Change Management
3 3 (5.45%) Validation
3 3 (5.45%) Change Control
3 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 2 (3.64%) Data Management
4 2 (3.64%) Migration
5 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.82%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.82%) Server Building
5 1 (1.82%) Content Management
5 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.82%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.82%) Time Management
5 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.64%) Perl
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
1 2 (3.64%) C
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) C++
2 1 (1.82%) VBScript
2 1 (1.82%) VB
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.82%) JCL
2 1 (1.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) NCDA
1 6 (10.91%) NCIE
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) NFS
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) RHEV
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) vCloud
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (40.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 15 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (21.82%) Tivoli
4 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.45%) SnapMirror
6 2 (3.64%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.82%) vMotion
7 1 (1.82%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.82%) SnapLock
7 1 (1.82%) SnapVault
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) EMC
2 24 (43.64%) NetApp
3 18 (32.73%) IBM
4 14 (25.45%) Cisco
5 10 (18.18%) Brocade
6 8 (14.55%) VMware
6 8 (14.55%) HP
7 7 (12.73%) Oracle
7 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
8 5 (9.09%) Sun
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.45%) Veritas
10 3 (5.45%) CommVault
11 2 (3.64%) Remedy
11 2 (3.64%) Citrix
12 1 (1.82%) Sybase
12 1 (1.82%) SAP
12 1 (1.82%) Symantec
12 1 (1.82%) Informatica