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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Administrator
Rank 584 554 516
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 25 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.070% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.076% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 14
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£325 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £351 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.11% +28.57%
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
50702 48981 45586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.56% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32009 29925 26397
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1910 1955 2127
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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 21 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 6 July 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 -24 23 £325 -26.07% 2
London +5 12 £275 -35.67% 2
South East -4 8 £380 -
City of London 0 4 £275 -15.38%
Hampshire +3 3 £400 -
East of England -1 2 £364 -6.75%
Hertfordshire -9 2 £364 -6.75%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £364 -
Berkshire - 2 £375 -
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Scotland +1 1 - -
West Midlands 0 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £375 -
Brighton - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £380 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Slough - 1 - -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 43 (72.88%) EMC
2 34 (57.63%) SAN
3 28 (47.46%) NetApp
4 27 (45.76%) EMC VMAX
5 24 (40.68%) EMC VPLEX
5 24 (40.68%) Windows
6 22 (37.29%) IBM
7 19 (32.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 19 (32.20%) EMC VNX
8 17 (28.81%) Cisco
9 16 (27.12%) UNIX
9 16 (27.12%) VMware
10 13 (22.03%) Tivoli
11 12 (20.34%) Finance
12 11 (18.64%) Banking
12 11 (18.64%) Brocade
12 11 (18.64%) Replication
13 9 (15.25%) HP
13 9 (15.25%) Symmetrix
13 9 (15.25%) NAS
14 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (13.56%) NFS
14 8 (13.56%) Solaris
14 8 (13.56%) Data ONTAP
14 8 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (10.17%) NCDA
15 6 (10.17%) NCIE
15 6 (10.17%) NetBackup
16 5 (8.47%) 3PAR
16 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) NAS
3 8 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.69%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) Intranet
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) VLAN
5 1 (1.69%) LDAP
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) HTML
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) EMC VMAX
2 19 (32.20%) EMC VNX
3 11 (18.64%) Replication
4 9 (15.25%) Symmetrix
5 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.08%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) EMC Centera
7 2 (3.39%) IBM XIV
7 2 (3.39%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.69%) Celerra
8 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) UNIX
3 8 (13.56%) Solaris
3 8 (13.56%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) zOS
7 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.08%) Change Management
1 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (5.08%) ITIL
2 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (3.39%) Server Building
2 2 (3.39%) Data Management
3 1 (1.69%) Content Management
3 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (1.69%) Fault Management
3 1 (1.69%) Time Management
3 1 (1.69%) Workflow
3 1 (1.69%) Migration
3 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VBScript
2 1 (1.69%) VB
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.69%) JCL
2 1 (1.69%) Korn
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) NCDA
1 6 (10.17%) NCIE
2 2 (3.39%) MCSE
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) NFS
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.78%) vCloud
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) EMC VPLEX
2 19 (32.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (22.03%) Tivoli
4 6 (10.17%) NetBackup
5 4 (6.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (5.08%) vMotion
6 3 (5.08%) Legato
6 3 (5.08%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.69%) SnapLock
7 1 (1.69%) SnapVault
7 1 (1.69%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) EMC
2 28 (47.46%) NetApp
3 22 (37.29%) IBM
4 17 (28.81%) Cisco
5 16 (27.12%) VMware
6 11 (18.64%) Brocade
7 9 (15.25%) HP
8 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.47%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle
10 3 (5.08%) Citrix
10 3 (5.08%) Sophos
10 3 (5.08%) Veritas
10 3 (5.08%) Veeam
11 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.39%) Remedy
11 2 (3.39%) Sun
12 1 (1.69%) Sybase
12 1 (1.69%) SAP
12 1 (1.69%) CommVault
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