Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Storage Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Storage Management over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Management
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 189 195
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing Storage Management 9 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 11
South West median daily rate £438 £437 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -4.95% -
10th Percentile £406 £407 £300
90th Percentile £479 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.63 £22.85 £24.56
% change year-on-year +69.11% -6.99% -12.28%

Storage Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,410 4,732 4,779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.85% 83.52% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,409 2,984 3,188
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £237
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 197 276
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% +20.48% -23.55%
10th Percentile £14.05 £12.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.10 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

Storage Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Management in the South West

Storage Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Management in the South West

Storage Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Management in the South West

Storage Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £475 - 1
Devon -1 2 £400 +100.00%
Bristol -13 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Storage Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Storage Management 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 South West region with a requirement for Storage Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Server Management
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (44.44%) Firmware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection

Storage Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) JSON Schema
1 2 (22.22%) Swagger
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Converged Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Server Management
2 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Proactive Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
1 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian