Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Storage Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Storage Management over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the 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 Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 110 221
Rank change year-on-year -54 +111 +19
Contract jobs citing Storage Management 10 4 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
10th Percentile £450 £419 £396
25th Percentile £463 £439 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £488 £550
Median % change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% +29.41%
75th Percentile £638 £550 £600
90th Percentile " £573 £645
Central London median daily rate £550 £488 £433
% change year-on-year +12.82% +12.72% +1.76%

Storage Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,546 1,590 5,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.20% 89.08% 90.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,661 1,195 4,281
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £680
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £513
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.49% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 62
10th Percentile £10.10 £14.95 £11.78
25th Percentile £18.25 £18.13 £12.76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.75 £17.75
Median % change year-on-year -14.50% +84.51% -5.08%
75th Percentile £42.25 £44.50 £25.94
90th Percentile £62.15 £47.75 £49.29
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +60.00% +6.95%

Storage Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Storage Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Management in the City of London

Storage Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Storage Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Storage Management in the City of London

Storage Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Storage Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Storage Management in the City of London

Storage Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Storage Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Storage Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Storage Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Storage Management.

1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Azure
4 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 4 (40.00%) Splunk
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (40.00%) Qualys
4 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (40.00%) GitHub
4 4 (40.00%) IaaS
4 4 (40.00%) CyberArk
4 4 (40.00%) Ansible
4 4 (40.00%) Security Hardening
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps

Storage Management
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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Azure
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 4 (40.00%) IaaS
2 4 (40.00%) PaaS
3 3 (30.00%) AWS
3 3 (30.00%) GCP
3 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VSAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Serena SBM
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) International Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Site Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (30.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Security Hardening
3 3 (30.00%) API Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Break/Fix
3 3 (30.00%) Kernel Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Server Management
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) PLM
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Stability
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) OCP
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (20.00%) NFS
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas File System
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Docker
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Control-M
2 4 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (40.00%) Netcool
2 4 (40.00%) QRadar
3 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) Icinga
5 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (10.00%) SCCM
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) BMC
3 4 (40.00%) CyberArk
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Qualys
3 4 (40.00%) Splunk
4 3 (30.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Equitrac
5 1 (10.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (10.00%) Serena
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) ThinPrint
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam