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 4 September 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.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
StorageTek
Rank - 605 583
Contract jobs citing StorageTek 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.020% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.66

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
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) CommVault
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
3 7 (77.78%) Korn
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow
3 7 (77.78%) NetBackup
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Banking

StorageTek
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Solaris
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
1 7 (77.78%) Korn
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CommVault
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco