Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 354 376
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 29 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -15.73%
10th Percentile £365 £361 £270
90th Percentile £425 £647 £500
England median daily rate £425 £323 £400
% change year-on-year +31.78% -19.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.00 £16.66
% change year-on-year - +32.05% -90.48%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4847 4944 5987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.02% 29.78% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2831 3487
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £225
90th Percentile £565 £575 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 289 322
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +23.76%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.21% +8.36%

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Enterprise Storage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the South East

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the South East

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the South East

Enterprise Storage
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Surrey -4 28 £400 +3.90% 2
Enterprise Storage
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 28 (96.55%) Solaris
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
1 28 (96.55%) Unix
1 28 (96.55%) NetApp
2 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 27 (93.10%) Red Hat
3 26 (89.66%) NetBackup
4 25 (86.21%) Brocade
4 25 (86.21%) NAS
4 25 (86.21%) Veritas File System
4 25 (86.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 25 (86.21%) Fibre Channel
4 25 (86.21%) Veritas
4 25 (86.21%) NFS
4 25 (86.21%) Windows
4 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
5 24 (82.76%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (82.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (82.76%) Load Balancing
5 24 (82.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 23 (79.31%) Finance
7 21 (72.41%) Symantec
8 20 (68.97%) Legal
8 20 (68.97%) Migration
9 14 (48.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (48.28%) EMC
10 5 (17.24%) FTP
10 5 (17.24%) Sun
10 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 5 (17.24%) SQL

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (10.34%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 25 (86.21%) Fibre Channel
2 25 (86.21%) NAS
3 5 (17.24%) FTP
3 5 (17.24%) SSH
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 20 (68.97%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) NetApp Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) Administrator
2 15 (51.72%) Storage Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Solaris Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (24.14%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (20.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
1 28 (96.55%) Solaris
1 28 (96.55%) Unix
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 24 (82.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Load Balancing
1 24 (82.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (68.97%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Perl
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) NFS
1 25 (86.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 25 (86.21%) Veritas File System
2 24 (82.76%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (89.66%) NetBackup
2 14 (48.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (17.24%) Ansible
3 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 5 (17.24%) SnapMirror
3 5 (17.24%) SnapVault
3 5 (17.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) NetApp
2 27 (93.10%) Red Hat
3 25 (86.21%) Brocade
3 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 25 (86.21%) Veritas
4 21 (72.41%) Symantec
5 14 (48.28%) EMC
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) Sun
7 2 (6.90%) VMware
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.45%) CommVault
8 1 (3.45%) HP