The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of StorageTek products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited StorageTek over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Storage Technology Corporation.

StorageTek
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 623 641
Rank change year-on-year +39 +18  
Contract jobs citing StorageTek 17 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.039% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.087% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Median daily rate £500 £368 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.82% +2.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £365 -
% change year-on-year +4.79% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

StorageTek is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20263 24158 24977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.93% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12302 14876 14615
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 822 1125
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

StorageTek
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for StorageTek in the UK

StorageTek
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for StorageTek in the UK

StorageTek
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing StorageTek over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for StorageTek in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for StorageTek in the UK

StorageTek
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StorageTek within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +46 17 £500 +35.82% 1
South East +24 11 £383 +4.79% 1
London +18 5 £500 +31.57%
Surrey 0 4 - - 1
Redhill -18 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 -
West Sussex +10 3 £383 +4.79%
Gatwick -4 3 £383 +4.79%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing StorageTek 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 StorageTek.

1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) SAN
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Clustering
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Vista
3 10 (58.82%) SCCM
3 10 (58.82%) SCOM
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
3 10 (58.82%) NAS
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) DevOps
3 10 (58.82%) Office 365
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (52.94%) MCITP
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) MCSE

StorageTek
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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) NAS
3 7 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 8 (47.06%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Technical Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Vista
3 7 (41.18%) CentOS
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL V3
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
6 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) QMS
6 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
6 3 (17.65%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) AWK
1 7 (41.18%) Bourne shell
1 7 (41.18%) Korn
1 7 (41.18%) Perl
1 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCITP
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) OCA
2 7 (41.18%) OCP
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (41.18%) RHCE
2 7 (41.18%) RHCSA
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (29.41%) CCSP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) GlusterFS
2 7 (41.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Clustering
1 10 (58.82%) SCCM
1 10 (58.82%) SCOM
2 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (41.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (29.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Sun
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Brocade
3 7 (41.18%) EMC
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) Veritas
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
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