Period
to 31 March 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 31 March 2020 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
England > North West
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +208
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 5 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £531 - -
England median daily rate £500 £450 £575
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.74% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,320 1,490 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.05% 26.40% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 912 1,046
Median daily rate £405 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £200 £225 £225
90th Percentile £590 £575 £599
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 78 110
Median hourly rate £32.11 £25.00 £21.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.43% +19.02% +28.55%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.50 £12.49
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.50 £61.13
Median hourly rate £24.71 £21.00 £21.79
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.63% +8.95%

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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
Cheshire - 4 £531 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Enterprise Storage
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage 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 North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) vRealize
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (60.00%) Dell

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Celerra
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Server Management
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (60.00%) vRealize
2 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Isilon
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat