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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 521 512 452
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 36 27 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.061% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.066% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 26
Average daily rate
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£451 £375 £432
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.33% -13.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £400 £444
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.85%
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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 21 £450 +38.46% 1
South East -7 3 £370 +12.12% 2
East of England - 3 £550 -
North West -13 2 - -
Yorkshire -7 1 £490 -
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Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (52.70%) EMC
2 34 (45.95%) SAN
3 25 (33.78%) Migration
4 24 (32.43%) Windows
5 21 (28.38%) VMware
6 16 (21.62%) NetApp
6 16 (21.62%) Brocade
7 13 (17.57%) Cisco
7 13 (17.57%) IBM
8 11 (14.86%) Linux
9 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (12.16%) NAS
10 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
10 9 (12.16%) CLARiiON
10 9 (12.16%) HP
10 9 (12.16%) Finance
11 8 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (10.81%) Solaris
11 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
12 7 (9.46%) SRDF
12 7 (9.46%) UNIX
12 7 (9.46%) Oracle
13 6 (8.11%) Tivoli
13 6 (8.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 6 (8.11%) Symmetrix DMX
14 5 (6.76%) vSphere
14 5 (6.76%) NCIE
14 5 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (6.76%) Law
14 5 (6.76%) HPUX

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) SAN
2 9 (12.16%) NAS
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) SSH
4 1 (1.35%) Connectrix
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.35%) MS Access
2 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Law
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) CLARiiON
2 6 (8.11%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (4.05%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.05%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.05%) EMC Centera
4 2 (2.70%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) Celerra
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) AS400
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Solaris
4 7 (9.46%) UNIX
5 5 (6.76%) HPUX
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.05%) AIX
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Migration
2 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (4.05%) Data Protection
2 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (4.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (2.70%) Change Control
3 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
3 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL
3 2 (2.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.35%) Data Migration
4 1 (1.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (1.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (1.35%) Resource Management
4 1 (1.35%) Change Management
4 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.35%) Project Management
4 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) NCIE
4 4 (5.41%) NCDA
5 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) SRDF
3 6 (8.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (6.76%) vSphere
5 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.35%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.35%) XenServer
7 1 (1.35%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.35%) NFS
7 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.11%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.35%) Ionix
5 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.35%) Legato
5 1 (1.35%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) EMC
2 21 (28.38%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) NetApp
3 16 (21.62%) Brocade
4 13 (17.57%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) IBM
5 9 (12.16%) HP
6 7 (9.46%) Oracle
7 4 (5.41%) Hitachi
7 4 (5.41%) Symantec
7 4 (5.41%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.05%) Websense
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.05%) MobileIron
8 3 (4.05%) Isilon
9 2 (2.70%) Veritas
9 2 (2.70%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) Veeam
10 1 (1.35%) Informatica