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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 594 535 542
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 14 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.092% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.097% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 16
Average daily rate £388 £451 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.12% +20.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £397 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £513 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.97% +28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Storage Consultant
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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £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 1596 1785 1902
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 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
South East -2 5 £400 +8.10%
North West -9 3 £475 -
London -18 2 £388 -13.88%
South West - 2 £255 -
East of England -3 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 - -
Storage Consultant
UK

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (50.00%) SAN
2 11 (42.31%) EMC
3 10 (38.46%) NetApp
4 9 (34.62%) IBM
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
6 6 (23.08%) HP
6 6 (23.08%) EMC VMAX
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) 3PAR
8 4 (15.38%) Brocade
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
8 4 (15.38%) SRDF
8 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (15.38%) Replication
9 3 (11.54%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (11.54%) Security Hardening
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) Unix
10 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
10 2 (7.69%) CLARiiON
10 2 (7.69%) Veritas
10 2 (7.69%) Symantec

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (3.85%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.69%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Data ONTAP
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) HPUX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (11.54%) Security Hardening
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) ITSM
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) SRDF
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) EMC
2 10 (38.46%) NetApp
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) 3PAR
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) Brocade
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (7.69%) Veritas
9 1 (3.85%) CommVault
9 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.85%) Oracle
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.85%) SAP