The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
Enterprise Storage
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
751 700 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.37% 28.07% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 435 298
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 62
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.25 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.32% -28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.75 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Storage Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Smethwick - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £375 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp