The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Storage Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Specialist
Rank 425 418 410
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 3 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.056% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.059% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Median daily rate £390 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £52.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Storage Specialist
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
20558 22106 21788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14897 15440 15139
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 369 391
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Storage Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Storage Specialist in the job title.

Storage Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Storage Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Storage Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Storage Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Storage Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (22.22%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) KVM
5 2 (22.22%) IBM XIV
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IBM XIV
2 1 (11.11%) EMC Centera
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy