The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Storage Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Specialist
London / City of London
Rank 148 - 185
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £525 - £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2798 3003 4907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.88% 95.67% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2222 2369 3765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +11.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Storage Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Storage Specialist in the job title.

Storage Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Storage Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Specialist across the City of London region.

Storage Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Storage Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Specialist across the City of London region.

Storage Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Storage Specialist 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 City of London region featuring Storage Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) 3PAR
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Brocade
5 4 (50.00%) CommVault
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
6 3 (37.50%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) Symantec
7 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (25.00%) Clustering
7 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) NAS
7 2 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) VSAN
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) Brocade
5 4 (50.00%) CommVault
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (25.00%) Symantec
8 1 (12.50%) Citrix
8 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow