The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage System Administrator
Rank 627 633 624
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Systems Administrator 14 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.010% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £378 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Storage Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Storage Systems Administrator in the job title.

Storage Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK.

Storage Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Storage Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK.

Storage Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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 -6 14 £400 +3.22% 1
South East -2 10 £425 +9.67% 1
Surrey -4 10 £425 +9.67%
Camberley -8 2 £400 +3.22%
Epsom - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £450 -
London - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £320 -
East of England +8 1 £320 -
Cambridge +5 1 £320 -
North West - 1 £335 -
Cheshire - 1 £335 -

Storage Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Storage Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) SAN
3 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
4 21 (63.64%) EMC
4 21 (63.64%) Migration
5 20 (60.61%) NAS
6 19 (57.58%) Solaris
7 16 (48.48%) NetApp
7 16 (48.48%) Finance
8 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
9 14 (42.42%) Brocade
10 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (39.39%) EMC VNX
10 13 (39.39%) Change Management
10 13 (39.39%) Banking
11 12 (36.36%) NetBackup
12 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (27.27%) Symantec
13 9 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
14 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
15 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (21.21%) Oracle
15 7 (21.21%) Back Office
16 6 (18.18%) VMware
16 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus

Storage Systems 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 (6.06%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) SAN
2 20 (60.61%) NAS
3 11 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) SSH
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Back Office
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) EMC VNX
2 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (12.12%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
2 24 (72.73%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) Solaris
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) HPUX
7 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Migration
2 13 (39.39%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Fault Management
7 2 (6.06%) ITSM
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) NCDA
1 4 (12.12%) NCIE
1 4 (12.12%) NCSA
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) NFS
5 3 (9.09%) Firmware
5 3 (9.09%) RHEV
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.06%) SRDF
6 2 (6.06%) vCloud
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas File System
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) Casper Suite
3 2 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.03%) Control-M
4 1 (3.03%) Xymon
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) EMC
2 16 (48.48%) NetApp
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 14 (42.42%) Brocade
5 9 (27.27%) Symantec
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
7 6 (18.18%) Veritas
7 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 3 (9.09%) Sun
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) Dell KACE
9 2 (6.06%) Emulex
9 2 (6.06%) HP
9 2 (6.06%) Isilon
9 2 (6.06%) Veeam
10 1 (3.03%) BMC
10 1 (3.03%) Hitachi
10 1 (3.03%) Remedy