The median contractor rate for a Storage Administrator was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.057% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £310 £413
% change year-on-year +37.09% -24.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1654 2457 2819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.35% 94.79% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1357 1549
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +33.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Storage Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Storage Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Administrator in Scotland

Storage Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Administrator in Scotland

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Scotland region featuring Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) IBM XIV
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) Simpana
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) VMware