Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Enterprise Storage
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 775 814 766
Rank change year-on-year +39 -48 -6
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 56 59 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.060% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 53
England median daily rate £425 £321 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.40% -22.18% +8.55%
10th Percentile £330 £175 £253
90th Percentile £592 £403 £548
UK median daily rate £428 £323 £419
% change year-on-year +32.63% -22.87% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £22.00 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.05% -90.48%
UK median hourly rate - £22.00 £16.66
% change year-on-year - +32.05% -90.48%

Enterprise Storage is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31772 32617 34443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.85% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21306 21551 22269
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 1119 1347
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.85
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Enterprise Storage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 18 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
South East +27 30 £400 +3.90% 4
London -9 10 £465 +20.00% 4
North of England +46 8 £431 +50.66%
South West +16 6 £425 -
Yorkshire +15 6 £381 +117.86%
Midlands +26 2 £388 +19.23% 1
North West +25 2 £450 +12.50%
East Midlands +7 2 £388 +19.23%
Enterprise Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 39 (69.64%) NetApp
2 37 (66.07%) SAN
2 37 (66.07%) Unix
2 37 (66.07%) NetBackup
3 36 (64.29%) Linux
3 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 35 (62.50%) Brocade
4 35 (62.50%) NAS
5 33 (58.93%) Fibre Channel
5 33 (58.93%) Load Balancing
5 33 (58.93%) NFS
5 33 (58.93%) Veritas
6 32 (57.14%) Solaris
7 31 (55.36%) Windows
8 29 (51.79%) Veritas File System
8 29 (51.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 28 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
9 28 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (50.00%) Migration
10 26 (46.43%) Finance
11 25 (44.64%) Symantec
11 25 (44.64%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (39.29%) EMC
13 21 (37.50%) Legal
14 17 (30.36%) VMware
15 15 (26.79%) Norton AntiVirus
16 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (23.21%) Cisco
18 11 (19.64%) Perl

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (10.71%) SAS
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (66.07%) SAN
2 35 (62.50%) NAS
3 33 (58.93%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (8.93%) FTP
4 5 (8.93%) SSH
4 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.14%) DHCP
5 4 (7.14%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.36%) Kerberos
6 3 (5.36%) SMTP
6 3 (5.36%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) BGP
7 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.57%) Firewall
7 2 (3.57%) LAN
7 2 (3.57%) LDAP
7 2 (3.57%) Network Security
7 2 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Legal
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) NetApp Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) Storage Administrator
4 9 (16.07%) Solaris Administrator
4 9 (16.07%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.71%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) HP Storage Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Java Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Derivative
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Unix
2 36 (64.29%) Linux
3 32 (57.14%) Solaris
4 31 (55.36%) Windows
5 28 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.36%) CentOS
6 3 (5.36%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Load Balancing
2 28 (50.00%) Migration
2 28 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (14.29%) High Availability
4 7 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) Service Management
7 4 (7.14%) Security Hardening
7 4 (7.14%) Task Automation
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.57%) BCP
9 2 (3.57%) Change Management
9 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Perl
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) Korn
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) CCNA
1 3 (5.36%) CCNP
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) MCSA
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) NFS
2 29 (51.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 29 (51.79%) Veritas File System
3 25 (44.64%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 5 (8.93%) Firmware
7 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.79%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.79%) vSphere
8 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (66.07%) NetBackup
2 15 (26.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (12.50%) Ansible
3 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.50%) Puppet
4 5 (8.93%) SnapMirror
4 5 (8.93%) SnapVault
4 5 (8.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (5.36%) Nagios
6 2 (3.57%) Salt
6 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) NetApp
2 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 35 (62.50%) Brocade
4 33 (58.93%) Veritas
5 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 25 (44.64%) Symantec
7 22 (39.29%) EMC
8 17 (30.36%) VMware
9 13 (23.21%) Cisco
10 6 (10.71%) HP
11 5 (8.93%) Hitachi
11 5 (8.93%) Oracle
11 5 (8.93%) Sun
12 4 (7.14%) Remedy
13 3 (5.36%) Citrix
14 2 (3.57%) CommVault
15 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
15 1 (1.79%) Neverfail
15 1 (1.79%) RedGate