The median contractor rate for a Storage Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 263 259
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 0 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Median daily rate - £395 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £385 £375
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7222 8372 8994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.55% 95.03% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4233 4992 5132
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 381 432
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Storage Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Administrator in the South East

Storage Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Administrator in the South East

Storage Administrator
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 Storage Administrator in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Administrator in the South East

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region featuring Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Solaris
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 21 (95.45%) SAN
2 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 21 (95.45%) Sun
2 21 (95.45%) NAS
2 21 (95.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 21 (95.45%) High Availability
3 20 (90.91%) Veritas File System
3 20 (90.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 20 (90.91%) Veritas
4 15 (68.18%) Symantec
4 15 (68.18%) NetBackup
4 15 (68.18%) Finance
5 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
6 11 (50.00%) Change Management
6 11 (50.00%) Legal
6 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (50.00%) Change Control
7 10 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (45.45%) Brocade
7 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (45.45%) NetApp
8 9 (40.91%) Nagios
8 9 (40.91%) FTP
8 9 (40.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 9 (40.91%) SSH

Storage Administrator Skill Set
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 1 (4.55%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) NAS
1 21 (95.45%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) FTP
2 9 (40.91%) SSH
3 8 (36.36%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Solaris
2 21 (95.45%) Unix
3 10 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (18.18%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) High Availability
2 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
3 11 (50.00%) Change Control
3 11 (50.00%) Change Management
3 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 20 (90.91%) Veritas File System
2 8 (36.36%) NFS
2 8 (36.36%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) NetBackup
2 9 (40.91%) Nagios
2 9 (40.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (36.36%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) Sun
3 20 (90.91%) Veritas
4 15 (68.18%) Symantec
5 10 (45.45%) Brocade
5 10 (45.45%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage