The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Consultant
Rank 390 413 387
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 21 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.048% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.052% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 22
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£425 £438 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £458 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £401 £410
% change year-on-year
-9.34% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Storage Consultant
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
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Storage Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Storage Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Storage Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
City of London +37 9 £425 +3.03%
Storage Consultant
England

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (45.95%) EMC
2 16 (43.24%) SAN
3 12 (32.43%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Hitachi
4 9 (24.32%) NetApp
4 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.62%) NAS
6 7 (18.92%) Replication
6 7 (18.92%) HP
7 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (16.22%) Banking
8 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
8 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (13.51%) vSphere
8 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
9 4 (10.81%) VCAP
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (10.81%) EMC Centera
9 4 (10.81%) Brocade
9 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.81%) VCDX
10 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
10 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
10 3 (8.11%) Finance
10 3 (8.11%) Symantec
10 3 (8.11%) NCDA
10 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) SAN
2 8 (21.62%) NAS
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) EMC Centera
3 2 (5.41%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.41%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) VMS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Operations Management
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Data Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) VCAP
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (10.81%) VCDX
2 3 (8.11%) NCDA
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) NCIE
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) HP MASE
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) SRDF
4 1 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Ionix
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) EMC
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Hitachi
3 9 (24.32%) NetApp
4 7 (18.92%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Brocade
7 3 (8.11%) Symantec
8 2 (5.41%) IBM
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Veritas
9 1 (2.70%) Citrix
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.70%) Isilon