The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 England 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Consultant
Rank 536 444 516
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +72
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 35 77 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.19% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 26
Average daily rate £500 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £290 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47289 40554 51511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.75% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29337 23812 29012
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1917 2075 2421
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Storage Consultant
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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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -40 13 £450 - 2
South East -20 8 £600 +41.17% 2
East of England -32 6 - - 3
North West -21 4 £425 +30.76%
South West -29 3 £438 +45.83%
Yorkshire -25 2 £625 +78.57%
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 40 (58.82%) EMC
2 37 (54.41%) SAN
3 24 (35.29%) Brocade
4 17 (25.00%) NetApp
5 14 (20.59%) Cisco
5 14 (20.59%) VMware
6 12 (17.65%) Tivoli
6 12 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (16.18%) NetBackup
7 11 (16.18%) Migration
8 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
8 10 (14.71%) NAS
9 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
9 9 (13.24%) Replication
9 9 (13.24%) IBM
10 8 (11.76%) SRDF
11 7 (10.29%) Windows
11 7 (10.29%) Symantec
11 7 (10.29%) HP
11 7 (10.29%) Hitachi
11 7 (10.29%) CLARiiON
11 7 (10.29%) EMC Centera
11 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (8.82%) Finance
12 6 (8.82%) UNIX
12 6 (8.82%) Linux
12 6 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (8.82%) Symmetrix DMX
12 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (7.35%) Banking

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (54.41%) SAN
2 10 (14.71%) NAS
3 3 (4.41%) Connectrix
4 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.47%) Flash
1 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Replication
2 7 (10.29%) CLARiiON
2 7 (10.29%) EMC Centera
3 6 (8.82%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Symmetrix
5 2 (2.94%) Firmware
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Celerra
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) AIX
4 3 (4.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Migration
2 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.88%) Change Management
5 4 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (4.41%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.41%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.41%) Validation
7 2 (2.94%) Workflow
7 2 (2.94%) Project Management
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.94%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Operations Management
8 1 (1.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.47%) Network Design
8 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) Perl
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
1 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.47%) NCDA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) SRDF
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.47%) vCloud
5 1 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 12 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (16.18%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.41%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (2.94%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (2.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.47%) Legato
6 1 (1.47%) RepliStor
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) EMC
2 24 (35.29%) Brocade
3 17 (25.00%) NetApp
4 14 (20.59%) Cisco
4 14 (20.59%) VMware
5 9 (13.24%) IBM
6 7 (10.29%) Symantec
6 7 (10.29%) HP
6 7 (10.29%) Hitachi
7 5 (7.35%) Veritas
8 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.88%) Isilon
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle
9 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.94%) Mercator
10 2 (2.94%) Sun
10 2 (2.94%) SAP
10 2 (2.94%) Veeam
11 1 (1.47%) Citrix