The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 27 April 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
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 591 589
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 39 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 24
Median daily rate £381 £413 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.57% +10.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £341 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £373
% change year-on-year -18.75% +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.28 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.29% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £41.00 -
% change year-on-year -60.29% -  

Enterprise Storage is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15506 18222 17715
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.37% 32.60% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10146 11991 10810
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 556 670
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +22.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.53 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Top 22 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +11 34 £400 -5.88% 15
South East +19 14 £475 +1.06% 3
Surrey +9 14 £475 - 1
Epsom +4 10 £400 -
London +11 9 £425 -0.87% 7
Hertfordshire - 6 £200 -
East of England - 6 £200 -
City of London -2 3 £388 -14.36% 1
South West +13 2 - -
Wales - 2 £350 -
St Albans - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
North West +28 1 £375 -6.25%
West Midlands +22 1 £400 +6.66% 4
Birmingham +3 1 £400 - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Welwyn - 1 £550 -
Northampton - 1 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
Cardiff - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 62 (67.39%) SAN
2 57 (61.96%) Linux
3 51 (55.43%) Unix
4 47 (51.09%) Solaris
5 46 (50.00%) NAS
6 45 (48.91%) Oracle
6 45 (48.91%) VMware
7 42 (45.65%) Red Hat
7 42 (45.65%) High Availability
8 39 (42.39%) Veritas
9 35 (38.04%) NetBackup
9 35 (38.04%) NetApp
10 34 (36.96%) Sun
10 34 (36.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 32 (34.78%) Veritas File System
12 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (33.70%) Brocade
13 29 (31.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
15 27 (29.35%) Finance
16 26 (28.26%) Cisco
17 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (25.00%) Service Delivery
18 23 (25.00%) Nagios
19 22 (23.91%) Symantec
19 22 (23.91%) EMC
20 21 (22.83%) Windows
20 21 (22.83%) Change Control
21 19 (20.65%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (20.65%) Active Directory

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (4.35%) Apache
1 4 (4.35%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.26%) SAS
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) IaaS
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) PaaS
3 3 (3.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.09%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.09%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (67.39%) SAN
2 46 (50.00%) NAS
3 16 (17.39%) FTP
3 16 (17.39%) iSCSI
3 16 (17.39%) SSH
4 15 (16.30%) DNS
5 13 (14.13%) DHCP
5 13 (14.13%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (13.04%) NetScaler
7 11 (11.96%) FCoE
7 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
8 10 (10.87%) LAN
8 10 (10.87%) WAN
9 9 (9.78%) SMTP
10 8 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (8.70%) NX-OS
11 6 (6.52%) LDAP
12 5 (5.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (3.26%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.26%) QlikView
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Legal
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Administrator
2 37 (40.22%) Unix Administrator
3 33 (35.87%) Storage Administrator
4 27 (29.35%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (28.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 22 (23.91%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 17 (18.48%) Solaris Administrator
8 14 (15.22%) Analyst
9 10 (10.87%) Architect
10 9 (9.78%) SAN Administrator
10 9 (9.78%) SAN Storage Administrator
11 8 (8.70%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 8 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
12 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
13 5 (5.43%) Consultant
13 5 (5.43%) Designer
13 5 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (5.43%) Network Designer
13 5 (5.43%) Storage Engineer
13 5 (5.43%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) Java SE
3 2 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (2.17%) REST
3 2 (2.17%) SAML
4 1 (1.09%) .NET
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.39%) Replication
3 13 (14.13%) EMC VNX
4 9 (9.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.70%) Clustering
6 7 (7.61%) Public Cloud
7 6 (6.52%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (6.52%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.35%) Derivative
9 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.17%) Celerra
9 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.17%) HP Storage
9 2 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (2.17%) PKI
10 1 (1.09%) CMDB
10 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.96%) Linux
2 51 (55.43%) Unix
3 47 (51.09%) Solaris
4 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (22.83%) Windows
6 9 (9.78%) CentOS
7 8 (8.70%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (7.61%) HPUX
9 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) High Availability
2 29 (31.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 21 (22.83%) Change Control
5 18 (19.57%) Change Management
5 18 (19.57%) Problem Management
6 16 (17.39%) Load Balancing
6 16 (17.39%) Migration
7 12 (13.04%) ITIL
8 11 (11.96%) Capacity Management
9 9 (9.78%) DevOps
9 9 (9.78%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.43%) Security Patching
12 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (4.35%) Network Design
12 4 (4.35%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) Perl
1 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.87%) Python
3 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.61%) Korn
4 7 (7.61%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) Java
5 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) C#
7 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) MCSE
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) CCNP
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) EMC Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCSA
4 1 (1.09%) NCSA
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 34 (36.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 32 (34.78%) Veritas File System
3 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
5 17 (18.48%) NFS
6 15 (16.30%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (15.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.52%) XenApp
9 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.26%) SRDF
10 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (3.26%) vSphere
11 2 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.17%) Xen
12 1 (1.09%) Docker
12 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
12 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (38.04%) NetBackup
2 23 (25.00%) Nagios
3 14 (15.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 11 (11.96%) EMC Navisphere
5 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.61%) Puppet
6 5 (5.43%) EMC VPLEX
6 5 (5.43%) SCCM
7 4 (4.35%) Ansible
7 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Salt
7 4 (4.35%) vCenter Server
8 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) SCOM
8 2 (2.17%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.09%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 45 (48.91%) Oracle
1 45 (48.91%) VMware
2 42 (45.65%) Red Hat
3 39 (42.39%) Veritas
4 35 (38.04%) NetApp
5 34 (36.96%) Sun
6 31 (33.70%) Brocade
7 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 26 (28.26%) Cisco
9 22 (23.91%) EMC
9 22 (23.91%) Symantec
10 13 (14.13%) HP
11 12 (13.04%) Citrix
12 11 (11.96%) CheckPoint
13 9 (9.78%) F5
14 7 (7.61%) 3PAR
15 5 (5.43%) CommVault
16 4 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
17 3 (3.26%) Google
17 3 (3.26%) Isilon
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