The table below looks at the statistics for StorNext skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StorNext over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantum StorNext
Rank 634 - 613
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing StorNext 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% - 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £370 - £473
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 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
6771 5823 5449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.57% 10.56% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3288 2949
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 604 629
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £29.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

StorNext
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing StorNext as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StorNext within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London - 12 £370 -
England - 12 £370 -
Ealing - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £340 -

StorNext
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing StorNext 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 StorNext.

1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Linux
3 19 (70.37%) Asset Management
4 15 (55.56%) Xsan
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (51.85%) ITIL
5 14 (51.85%) Apple
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (48.15%) SAN
7 12 (44.44%) Adobe
7 12 (44.44%) Sony
7 12 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (37.04%) Change Control
8 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (37.04%) Service Management
9 9 (33.33%) Autodesk
9 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (29.63%) KVM
10 8 (29.63%) FTP
10 8 (29.63%) AutoCAD
10 8 (29.63%) BBC
11 7 (25.93%) SUSE
11 7 (25.93%) Samba
11 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
11 7 (25.93%) AWK
11 7 (25.93%) CentOS
11 7 (25.93%) Windows Vista
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.93%) IIS

StorNext
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 7 (25.93%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (29.63%) AutoCAD
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (11.11%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (29.63%) FTP
4 5 (18.52%) NAS
4 5 (18.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Storage Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Broadcast Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Production Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) BBC
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Media
5 3 (11.11%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) CentOS
4 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
4 7 (25.93%) SUSE
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Vista
4 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Asset Management
2 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 10 (37.04%) Change Control
3 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Service Management
4 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
5 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) AWK
1 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
1 7 (25.93%) sed
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Xsan
2 8 (29.63%) KVM
3 7 (25.93%) Samba
3 7 (25.93%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (18.52%) NFS
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) Tivoli
1 5 (18.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Apple
2 12 (44.44%) Adobe
2 12 (44.44%) Sony
3 9 (33.33%) Autodesk
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) Brocade
6 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) Hitachi
6 4 (14.81%) Isilon
6 4 (14.81%) StorageTek
7 3 (11.11%) Ericsson
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) BT
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp