The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Architect
Rank 581 571 546
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Architect 15 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.047% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 20
Average daily rate £525 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £468 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £539 £703
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Storage Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Storage Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Storage Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Architect across the England region.

Storage Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Storage Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Storage Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Storage Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Storage Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 6 £500 -
South East +16 4 £550 - 1
Yorkshire -20 2 £525 -
London -7 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £365 -
East of England - 1 £455 -
Storage Architect
UK

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 21 (55.26%) EMC
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) SAN
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
5 10 (26.32%) 3PAR
6 9 (23.68%) Migration
6 9 (23.68%) IBM
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle
7 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 6 (15.79%) Unix
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) NetApp
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
10 5 (13.16%) Veritas
10 5 (13.16%) Solaris
11 4 (10.53%) Cisco
11 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (10.53%) Firewall
11 4 (10.53%) Banking
11 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IaaS
2 2 (5.26%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) NAS
5 2 (5.26%) CTI
5 2 (5.26%) H.323
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.63%) Informatics
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Solaris
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) i5/OS
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.63%) HPUX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.26%) Presales
6 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) SOA
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Xen
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) vCloud
5 1 (2.63%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (7.89%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (5.26%) vMotion
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) SnapMirror
3 1 (2.63%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) EMC
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 10 (26.32%) 3PAR
5 9 (23.68%) IBM
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle
7 6 (15.79%) NetApp
7 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 5 (13.16%) Veritas
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco
10 3 (7.89%) Brocade
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.26%) Avaya
11 2 (5.26%) Citrix
11 2 (5.26%) F5
11 2 (5.26%) Genesys
11 2 (5.26%) Intel
12 1 (2.63%) Isilon
12 1 (2.63%) Juniper
12 1 (2.63%) Sun