The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of StorageTek products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StorageTek over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Storage Technology Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
StorageTek
Rank 601 595 570
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing StorageTek 18 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.012% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.026% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £388 £293 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.47% -36.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £287 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £299 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £464
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

StorageTek
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing StorageTek within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

StorageTek Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

StorageTek
Daily Rate Trend

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

StorageTek Daily Rate Trend in the UK

StorageTek
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing StorageTek within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

StorageTek Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

StorageTek
Hourly Rate Trend

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

StorageTek Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

StorageTek
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StorageTek within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 18 £388 +32.47% 3
South East - 18 £388 - 3
Surrey - 10 £388 - 3
Redhill - 7 £365 - 3
Milton Keynes - 4 £513 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £513 -
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reigate - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £365 -
West Sussex - 1 £365 -

StorageTek
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StorageTek also 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 that cited StorageTek.

1 18 (100.00%) Sun
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (77.78%) Brocade
3 14 (77.78%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (61.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (61.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 11 (61.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 11 (61.11%) NetBackup
4 11 (61.11%) Unix
4 11 (61.11%) Solaris
4 11 (61.11%) Veritas
5 10 (55.56%) EMC
6 9 (50.00%) VLDB
6 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (50.00%) High Availability
7 8 (44.44%) OLTP
8 7 (38.89%) MySQL
8 7 (38.89%) HP
8 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
8 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (38.89%) NAS
8 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (38.89%) GlusterFS
8 7 (38.89%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 6 (33.33%) CRM

StorageTek
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StorageTek also 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 that cited StorageTek. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (77.78%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (38.89%) NAS
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 4 (22.22%) LDAP
4 4 (22.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) VLDB
2 8 (44.44%) OLTP
3 7 (38.89%) MySQL
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
1 11 (61.11%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SAN Support
3 3 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) JMS
1 4 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Clustering
4 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (16.67%) Replication
5 2 (11.11%) Contactless
5 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 1 (5.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Solaris
1 11 (61.11%) Unix
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (50.00%) High Availability
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) DoDAF
4 4 (22.22%) MODAF
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Logistics
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) RUP
5 3 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (38.89%) GlusterFS
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) NetBackup
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle ZFS
1 11 (61.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (22.22%) OpenView
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Sun
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) Brocade
4 11 (61.11%) Veritas
5 10 (55.56%) EMC
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
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The Bridge Ltd
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Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £51 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago