Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Storage Engineer was £190 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Storage Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 239 255
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 8 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 14
City of London median daily rate £190 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.29% +9.68% -6.06%
10th Percentile £185 £381 £316
90th Percentile £547 £453 £457
Central London median daily rate £190 £410 £388
% change year-on-year -53.60% +5.68% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6700 6297 8710
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.48% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5290 5007 6838
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £678 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 127
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +7.46%

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Storage Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in the City of London

Storage Engineer
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 Storage Engineer in the City of London.

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

Storage Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Storage Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Storage Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) NFS
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) VSAN
6 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VSAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 1 (12.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) NFS
1 4 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow