The median contractor rate for a Storage Engineer was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 30 April 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 / Scotland
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 135 128
Rank change year-on-year +24 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 1 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.57% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £378 £405 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.79% +92.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -0.62%  

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 1805 2792 2856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.80% 93.32% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1086 1556 1534
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.10 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +88.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Engineer in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Engineer in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Glasgow +3 1 £378 -
Storage Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Scotland region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) Celerra
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Isilon
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Celerra
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) Brocade
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Isilon
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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