The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Architect
Rank 410 387 386
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Architect 1 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.086% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.091% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 12
Average daily rate - £475 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Storage Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Storage Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Storage Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Storage Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Storage Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Storage 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 Architect in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) ObjectStore
6 1 (10.00%) NFS
6 1 (10.00%) SLA

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Storage 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (10.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat