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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Administrator
Rank 608 641 587
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 26 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.039% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.042% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 20
Median daily rate £380 £329 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% -17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £418 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +25 26 £380 +16.03%
South East +20 15 £380 -5.00%
London +7 11 £365 +14.06%
Hampshire +9 5 £380 -5.00%
Horsham - 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 - -
Surrey +2 3 £308 -
Havant - 3 £390 -
Portsmouth - 2 £365 -
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
City of London +31 1 £445 +61.81%
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 41 (58.57%) EMC
2 37 (52.86%) SAN
3 29 (41.43%) Windows
4 27 (38.57%) NAS
4 27 (38.57%) EMC VNX
5 26 (37.14%) Linux
5 26 (37.14%) NetApp
6 19 (27.14%) Brocade
6 19 (27.14%) Fibre Channel
7 18 (25.71%) Unix
8 17 (24.29%) Finance
8 17 (24.29%) HP
9 15 (21.43%) Migration
9 15 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
10 13 (18.57%) EMC VPLEX
10 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (17.14%) Change Management
11 12 (17.14%) Symantec
11 12 (17.14%) Solaris
11 12 (17.14%) ITIL
11 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 12 (17.14%) VMware
12 11 (15.71%) NFS
12 11 (15.71%) 3PAR
12 11 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (14.29%) IBM
13 10 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (14.29%) NetBackup
14 9 (12.86%) Banking
14 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (2.86%) Apache
1 2 (2.86%) IIS
1 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.86%) TPMS
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.86%) SAN
2 27 (38.57%) NAS
3 19 (27.14%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 4 (5.71%) Firewall
6 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.86%) X.509
8 1 (1.43%) DHCP
8 1 (1.43%) FTP
8 1 (1.43%) LDAP
8 1 (1.43%) SSH
8 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) EMC VNX
2 15 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
3 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (11.43%) Replication
5 5 (7.14%) HP Storage
6 4 (5.71%) Symmetrix
7 3 (4.29%) Fintech
8 2 (2.86%) BBC
9 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) Unix
4 12 (17.14%) Solaris
5 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.14%) AIX
7 4 (5.71%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Migration
2 12 (17.14%) Change Management
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 11 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.57%) High Availability
6 5 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 5 (7.14%) People Management
6 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Data Management
7 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.29%) Data Security
8 3 (4.29%) DNA
9 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) Korn
2 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.86%) Perl
2 2 (2.86%) PHP
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) Python
2 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) EMCISA
1 4 (5.71%) EMCSA
1 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.86%) NCDA
2 2 (2.86%) NCIE
2 2 (2.86%) NCSA
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) BS7799
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) NFS
2 5 (7.14%) StorNext
2 5 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.29%) Firmware
4 3 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.86%) Veritas File System
5 2 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.43%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) EMC VPLEX
2 10 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 10 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (8.57%) Tivoli
4 5 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (7.14%) Nagios
4 5 (7.14%) Puppet
5 4 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.29%) NetApp OnCommand
6 3 (4.29%) vRealize
6 3 (4.29%) WSUS
7 2 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) EMC
2 26 (37.14%) NetApp
3 19 (27.14%) Brocade
4 17 (24.29%) HP
5 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.14%) Symantec
5 12 (17.14%) VMware
6 11 (15.71%) 3PAR
7 10 (14.29%) IBM
8 8 (11.43%) Cisco
8 8 (11.43%) Oracle
8 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.00%) Hitachi
10 5 (7.14%) Veeam
11 4 (5.71%) Isilon
11 4 (5.71%) StorageTek
11 4 (5.71%) Veritas
12 2 (2.86%) Emulex
12 2 (2.86%) F5
13 1 (1.43%) Intel Security