The table below looks at the statistics for StorNext skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StorNext over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantum StorNext
Rank - 581 553
Contract jobs citing StorNext 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category - 0.019% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5362 5261 4582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.72% 10.19% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2967 2698 2141
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 659 631 773
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

StorNext
Jobs Demand Trend

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

StorNext Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

StorNext
Daily Rate Trend

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

StorNext Daily Rate Trend in the UK

StorNext
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StorNext within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
London - - - -
England - - - -

StorNext
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StorNext 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 StorNext.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Gluster
1 2 (100.00%) GPFS

StorNext
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StorNext 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 StorNext. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Gluster
1 2 (100.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade