Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Storage Engineer was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 184 204
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.063% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.065% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
East of England median daily rate £343 £255 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.31% +2.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £326 £255 £224
90th Percentile £371 £255 £400
England median daily rate £351 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -6.53% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year - +3.30% -15.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4801 4588 5650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.70% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2650 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 366 538
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.33 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in the East of England

Storage Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Storage Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Engineer in the East of England

Storage Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Engineer in the East of England

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -19 1 £350 -
Essex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £335 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) vMotion
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas