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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Administrator
Rank 609 594 595
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 33 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.070% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.073% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 15
Median daily rate £375 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £392 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -16.66%
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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 18 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 25 June 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 -5 33 £375 +17.18% 3
London +7 17 £300 -6.25%
South East +8 14 £395 +4.63% 2
Berkshire -3 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Surrey -5 5 £400 +6.66%
Hampshire +4 4 £385 -3.75%
City of London +30 3 £270 -15.62%
Havant +10 3 £390 +2.63%
East of England +15 1 £320 -12.00%
Camberley -6 1 £400 +6.66%
Cambridge - 1 £320 -
Guildford - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 £380 -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £320 -
Cheshire - 1 £335 -
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £335 -

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (66.67%) SAN
2 48 (64.00%) EMC
3 41 (54.67%) Linux
4 36 (48.00%) Windows
5 34 (45.33%) NetApp
5 34 (45.33%) EMC VNX
6 31 (41.33%) NAS
7 27 (36.00%) Unix
7 27 (36.00%) Finance
8 24 (32.00%) Brocade
9 22 (29.33%) Migration
10 21 (28.00%) Solaris
10 21 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (24.00%) EMC VMAX
11 18 (24.00%) Banking
12 17 (22.67%) Enterprise Storage
13 16 (21.33%) EMC VPLEX
13 16 (21.33%) NetBackup
14 15 (20.00%) Symantec
15 14 (18.67%) Change Management
15 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
16 13 (17.33%) IBM
16 13 (17.33%) HP
16 13 (17.33%) Oracle
16 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (17.33%) Red Hat
17 12 (16.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
18 11 (14.67%) ITIL

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 3 (4.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.67%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (66.67%) SAN
2 31 (41.33%) NAS
3 21 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (5.33%) Firewall
5 3 (4.00%) SSH
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.67%) DNS
6 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.33%) DHCP
7 1 (1.33%) FTP
7 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 18 (24.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Back Office
4 5 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (45.33%) EMC VNX
2 18 (24.00%) EMC VMAX
3 17 (22.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (9.33%) Replication
5 4 (5.33%) HP Storage
5 4 (5.33%) Symmetrix
6 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.67%) BBC
7 2 (2.67%) Fintech
8 1 (1.33%) CMDB
8 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 36 (48.00%) Windows
3 27 (36.00%) Unix
4 21 (28.00%) Solaris
5 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.33%) AIX
9 2 (2.67%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Migration
2 14 (18.67%) Change Management
3 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL
6 7 (9.33%) High Availability
7 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.67%) Fault Management
7 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.67%) Data Management
9 2 (2.67%) Data Security
9 2 (2.67%) DNA
9 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) Korn
2 3 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) EMCISA
1 4 (5.33%) EMCSA
1 4 (5.33%) NCDA
1 4 (5.33%) NCIE
1 4 (5.33%) NCSA
2 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) NFS
2 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) StorNext
3 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.00%) RHEV
6 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.67%) Firmware
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (21.33%) EMC VPLEX
1 16 (21.33%) NetBackup
2 12 (16.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Tivoli
4 6 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (4.00%) Nagios
6 3 (4.00%) Puppet
7 2 (2.67%) vRealize
8 1 (1.33%) Casper Suite
8 1 (1.33%) Control-M
8 1 (1.33%) Xymon
Vendors
1 48 (64.00%) EMC
2 34 (45.33%) NetApp
3 24 (32.00%) Brocade
4 15 (20.00%) Symantec
5 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.33%) HP
6 13 (17.33%) IBM
6 13 (17.33%) Oracle
6 13 (17.33%) Red Hat
7 10 (13.33%) Cisco
8 9 (12.00%) VMware
9 8 (10.67%) Hitachi
10 6 (8.00%) Veeam
11 5 (6.67%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.67%) Isilon
12 4 (5.33%) StorageTek
12 4 (5.33%) Veritas
13 3 (4.00%) Lotus
13 3 (4.00%) SAP
13 3 (4.00%) Sun