The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Consultant
Rank 544 533 512
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 39 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.072% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 33
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£420 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £360 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Storage Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Storage Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Storage Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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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
London +22 19 £425 - 2
South East -15 7 £335 -9.45% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £400 -11.11%
North West -10 2 - -
Yorkshire +1 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 44 (57.14%) EMC
2 42 (54.55%) SAN
3 22 (28.57%) Migration
4 19 (24.68%) Brocade
5 18 (23.38%) VMware
6 15 (19.48%) HP
7 13 (16.88%) NAS
8 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (15.58%) NetApp
9 11 (14.29%) Cisco
10 10 (12.99%) Windows
10 10 (12.99%) Hitachi
10 10 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (11.69%) 3PAR
11 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (10.39%) Replication
12 8 (10.39%) Data Migration
12 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
13 7 (9.09%) Data Protection
13 7 (9.09%) vSphere
13 7 (9.09%) Banking
14 6 (7.79%) EMC Centera
14 6 (7.79%) Tivoli
14 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (7.79%) Ionix
14 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
15 5 (6.49%) SRDF
15 5 (6.49%) Operations Management
15 5 (6.49%) EMC NetWorker

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 42 (54.55%) SAN
2 13 (16.88%) NAS
3 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (9.09%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Replication
2 6 (7.79%) EMC Centera
3 3 (3.90%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (3.90%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.60%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.60%) Firmware
4 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) Celerra
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Solaris
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.60%) VMS
4 2 (2.60%) Linux
5 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Migration
2 10 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.39%) Data Migration
5 7 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.49%) Operations Management
8 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.90%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.90%) Change Management
10 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.30%) ITIL
11 1 (1.30%) Data Management
11 1 (1.30%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.19%) VCDX
3 4 (5.19%) VCAP
4 3 (3.90%) NCDA
5 2 (2.60%) NCIE
6 1 (1.30%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.09%) vSphere
3 5 (6.49%) SRDF
4 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (7.79%) Ionix
2 5 (6.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) EMC
2 19 (24.68%) Brocade
3 18 (23.38%) VMware
4 15 (19.48%) HP
5 12 (15.58%) NetApp
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco
7 10 (12.99%) Hitachi
8 9 (11.69%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.49%) Symantec
10 4 (5.19%) Veritas
10 4 (5.19%) IBM
11 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.60%) Juniper
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle
12 2 (2.60%) Isilon
13 1 (1.30%) FalconStor
13 1 (1.30%) Dot Hill
13 1 (1.30%) SAP
13 1 (1.30%) Dell
13 1 (1.30%) Citrix
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