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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Specialist
England / London
Rank 385 416 408
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.020% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £510 £423 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +33.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £392 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Storage Specialist Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 5 £525 -
Storage Specialist
England

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 13 (76.47%) HP
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
1 13 (76.47%) 3PAR
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) EMC
4 8 (47.06%) Brocade
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) EMC VNX
6 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) CommVault
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Law
9 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (17.65%) VSAN
9 3 (17.65%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (17.65%) VSAN
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
1 6 (35.29%) EMC VNX
2 3 (17.65%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) 3PAR
1 13 (76.47%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) EMC
4 8 (47.06%) Brocade
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 4 (23.53%) CommVault
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow