Period
to 20 April 2018

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 6 months to 20 April 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.

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
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 847 856
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9 +1
Contract jobs citing StorageTek 4 1 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.002% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.68% +3.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £371
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
UK median hourly rate £49.50 - £51.00
10th Percentile £48.75 - £47.50
90th Percentile £50.25 - £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 - £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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,284 41,305 46,647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.80% 44.55% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,442 25,346 28,064
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,452 1,485 1,685
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.39 £10.02
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.29 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% +9.09%

StorageTek
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing StorageTek as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 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 3 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 6 months to 20 April 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
England -26 4 £500 -
UK excluding London - 4 £500 -
South East - 4 £500 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing StorageTek 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 with a requirement for StorageTek.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Korn
2 3 (75.00%) AWK
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (75.00%) GlusterFS

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) AWK
1 3 (75.00%) Bourne shell
1 3 (75.00%) Korn
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) OCA
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) GlusterFS
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Centrify
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft