The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Storage
London / City of London
Rank 148 145 182
Rank change year-on-year -3 +37  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £388 £445 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.92% +78.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £395 £375
% change year-on-year -14.55% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 -

Enterprise Storage is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1078 1182 1833
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 36.28% 36.16% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 943 1399
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 35
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £12.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £32.02 £26.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the City of London

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the City of London

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Storage in the City of London

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the City of London

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Korn

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Telnet
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) HP