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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StorageTek over the 3 months to 26 August 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
StorageTek
Rank 642 657 632
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing StorageTek 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24427 25709 25834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.15% 44.02% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14937 15179 14393
Median daily rate £409 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 828 1100 1101
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

StorageTek
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing StorageTek as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StorageTek within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +13 11 £365 +32.72%
South East - 10 £365 -
Gatwick - 7 £365 -
West Sussex - 7 £365 -
Surrey - 3 £390 -
Redhill - 2 £390 -
London -9 1 £380 +38.18%

StorageTek
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing StorageTek also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for StorageTek.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) Brocade
1 32 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 30 (93.75%) Linux
3 28 (87.50%) Unix
3 28 (87.50%) Solaris
3 28 (87.50%) Veritas
3 28 (87.50%) NetBackup
3 28 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 28 (87.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 27 (84.38%) SAN
5 24 (75.00%) Sun
5 24 (75.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 23 (71.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (68.75%) VLDB
7 22 (68.75%) High Availability
8 21 (65.63%) EMC
9 18 (56.25%) OLTP
10 17 (53.13%) MySQL
10 17 (53.13%) Red Hat
10 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
10 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (53.13%) GlusterFS
10 17 (53.13%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (34.38%) LDAP
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) NAS
12 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
12 4 (12.50%) StorNext

StorageTek
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:

Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 27 (84.38%) SAN
3 11 (34.38%) LDAP
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) VLDB
2 18 (56.25%) OLTP
3 17 (53.13%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Administrator
2 27 (84.38%) Unix Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
1 17 (53.13%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 28 (87.50%) Solaris
2 28 (87.50%) Unix
3 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (68.75%) High Availability
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Logistics
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (53.13%) GlusterFS
3 4 (12.50%) NFS
3 4 (12.50%) StorNext
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (87.50%) NetBackup
1 28 (87.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
4 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Brocade
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (87.50%) Veritas
3 24 (75.00%) Sun
4 21 (65.63%) EMC
5 17 (53.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.50%) Hitachi
6 4 (12.50%) IBM
6 4 (12.50%) Isilon
7 1 (3.13%) BT
7 1 (3.13%) Ericsson