The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Solutions Architect
Rank 591 589 571
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Solutions Architect 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.009% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £490 - £538
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 - £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 - £431
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Storage Solutions Architect
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £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 1591 1795 1920
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 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Storage Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Storage Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Storage Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Storage Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Storage Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Storage Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 10 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
Yorkshire -20 2 £525 -
London +7 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £365 -
East of England - 1 £455 -
Storage Solutions Architect
UK

Storage Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) CTI
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Genesys
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP

Storage Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) CTI
1 2 (18.18%) H.323
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Genesys
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Isilon
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft