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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 556 528 474
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 25 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 25
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£420 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £380 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +30.43%
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
45670 44831 38950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.58% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28976 28139 22977
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1776 1874 1982
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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 -12 9 £375 -18.91% 1
South East -11 4 £375 -34.78% 2
North West -16 4 £435 +16.00%
West Midlands -10 3 - - 1
East of England -3 2 - -
Yorkshire -19 1 £440 -29.60%
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Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 38 (52.78%) SAN
2 37 (51.39%) EMC
3 32 (44.44%) Windows
3 32 (44.44%) VMware
4 31 (43.06%) Migration
5 24 (33.33%) NetApp
6 23 (31.94%) Cisco
7 17 (23.61%) NAS
8 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (22.22%) Brocade
8 16 (22.22%) IBM
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
9 13 (18.06%) HP
10 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (16.67%) SRDF
10 12 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (15.28%) HPUX
12 10 (13.89%) Finance
12 10 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (13.89%) Symmetrix
12 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) Symmetrix DMX
13 9 (12.50%) vSphere
13 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
14 8 (11.11%) CLARiiON
14 8 (11.11%) Oracle
15 7 (9.72%) Solaris
15 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
15 7 (9.72%) 3PAR

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 38 (52.78%) SAN
2 17 (23.61%) NAS
3 3 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.78%) SSH
4 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.78%) Intranet
4 2 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Law
2 3 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Symmetrix
1 10 (13.89%) Symmetrix DMX
2 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 5 (6.94%) Replication
5 4 (5.56%) IBM XIV
5 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.17%) FlexPod
6 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.78%) Celerra
7 2 (2.78%) EMC Centera
7 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.78%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.39%) AS400
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Windows
2 13 (18.06%) Linux
3 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.28%) HPUX
5 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.72%) Solaris
7 5 (6.94%) UNIX
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Migration
2 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (4.17%) Capacity Management
3 3 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.39%) Workflow
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL
5 1 (1.39%) Project Management
5 1 (1.39%) Change Management
5 1 (1.39%) Change Control
5 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.39%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) NCIE
2 6 (8.33%) NCDA
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.67%) SRDF
2 12 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (12.50%) vSphere
4 6 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.78%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.33%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.78%) vMotion
5 1 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) OpenView
5 1 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.39%) Legato
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) EMC
2 32 (44.44%) VMware
3 24 (33.33%) NetApp
4 23 (31.94%) Cisco
5 16 (22.22%) IBM
5 16 (22.22%) Brocade
6 13 (18.06%) HP
7 8 (11.11%) Oracle
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.72%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.17%) Isilon
9 3 (4.17%) MobileIron
9 3 (4.17%) Sun
9 3 (4.17%) Websense
9 3 (4.17%) Veritas
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.78%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.78%) Informatica
10 2 (2.78%) SAP
10 2 (2.78%) Veeam