Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Storage Administrator was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 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 Administrator
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 627 592 594
Rank change year-on-year -35 +2 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 12 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.025% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.037% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 14
London median daily rate £343 £365 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.16% +12.74% -16.18%
10th Percentile £263 £338 £263
90th Percentile £496 £459 £426
England median daily rate £368 £380 £328
% change year-on-year -3.29% +16.03% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £18.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Storage Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Administrator in London

Storage Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Administrator in London

Storage Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Administrator in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Storage Administrator in London

Storage Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Administrator in London

Storage Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London -4 1 £300 -32.58%
East London -5 1 - -
South London - 1 £325 -
West London - 1 - -
Storage Administrator
England

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Storage Administrator 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 London region featuring Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) NetApp
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) NFS
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) SSH
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (16.67%) SnapMirror
6 2 (16.67%) SnapVault
7 1 (8.33%) EMCSA
7 1 (8.33%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) NFS
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) SRDF
4 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SnapMirror
2 2 (16.67%) SnapVault
3 1 (8.33%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (8.33%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) NetApp
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) SAP