The median contractor rate for a Storage Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 532 542
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 45 88 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 64 39
Median daily rate £350 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.84% -5.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £378
% change year-on-year - -13.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.75 £52.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.75 £52.19
% change year-on-year - -23.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
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 Storage Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 16 £425 +13.33% 1
North East +45 7 £310 - 2
Yorkshire +32 7 £350 -17.64% 1
South West +6 5 - -
West Midlands +16 3 £300 -
North West +22 2 - -
South East -5 2 £550 +45.69%
East of England - 2 £381 -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Storage Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 England region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (53.33%) Windows
2 36 (48.00%) SAN
2 36 (48.00%) NetApp
3 31 (41.33%) EMC
4 27 (36.00%) VMware
5 26 (34.67%) HP
6 23 (30.67%) Cisco
6 23 (30.67%) Linux
7 21 (28.00%) Finance
7 21 (28.00%) Brocade
8 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 17 (22.67%) NetBackup
10 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
10 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
11 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (20.00%) NAS
12 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
12 14 (18.67%) 3PAR
12 14 (18.67%) IBM
13 13 (17.33%) Symantec
13 13 (17.33%) Migration
13 13 (17.33%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
15 11 (14.67%) Solaris
15 11 (14.67%) ITIL
15 11 (14.67%) SQL
16 10 (13.33%) Dell
16 10 (13.33%) Veritas
16 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
17 9 (12.00%) VMware ESXi

Storage Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (2.67%) IIS
1 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.33%) Odoo
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.00%) SAN
2 15 (20.00%) NAS
3 13 (17.33%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (10.67%) Firewall
5 7 (9.33%) DNS
6 6 (8.00%) DHCP
6 6 (8.00%) WAN
7 5 (6.67%) LDAP
8 4 (5.33%) LAN
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.67%) Network Security
9 2 (2.67%) VLAN
9 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.33%) MPLS
10 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.33%) VoIP
10 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.33%) ObjectStore
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) COM
2 1 (1.33%) Flash
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.33%) CLARiiON
2 4 (5.33%) EMC VNX
2 4 (5.33%) HP Storage
2 4 (5.33%) Replication
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) CMDB
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.33%) AS400
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) iSeries
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (53.33%) Windows
2 23 (30.67%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.67%) Solaris
5 9 (12.00%) AIX
5 9 (12.00%) Data ONTAP
5 9 (12.00%) Unix
6 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.33%) SUSE
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Migration
2 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.33%) High Availability
6 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.67%) Network Design
8 2 (2.67%) Project Management
8 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.67%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) Degree
6 2 (2.67%) NCDA
6 2 (2.67%) NCIE
6 2 (2.67%) NCSA
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.33%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.00%) NFS
4 6 (8.00%) XenApp
5 3 (4.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (4.00%) vSphere
6 2 (2.67%) SRDF
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) NetBackup
2 9 (12.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (9.33%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (9.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (5.33%) NetApp OnCommand
6 3 (4.00%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (4.00%) Simpana
7 2 (2.67%) Puppet
7 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.67%) SCOM
7 2 (2.67%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.33%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) NetApp
2 31 (41.33%) EMC
3 27 (36.00%) VMware
4 26 (34.67%) HP
5 23 (30.67%) Cisco
6 21 (28.00%) Brocade
7 14 (18.67%) 3PAR
7 14 (18.67%) IBM
8 13 (17.33%) Symantec
9 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (13.33%) Dell
10 10 (13.33%) Veritas
11 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.33%) Citrix
12 4 (5.33%) CommVault
12 4 (5.33%) Hitachi
12 4 (5.33%) Veeam
13 3 (4.00%) F5
14 2 (2.67%) Google
14 2 (2.67%) Isilon
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