The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Specialist
Rank 209 194 219
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.048% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.052% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £355
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Storage Specialist
London

Storage Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Storage Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Storage Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp