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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Specialist
Rank 433 428 422
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.027% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £600 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £368 £364
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
21561 22357 23076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.74% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15342 15679 15683
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 334 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +35 3 £600 +83.20%
Storage Specialist
England

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (25.00%) NAS
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) KVM
6 2 (16.67%) Varonis
6 2 (16.67%) IBM XIV
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) IBM XIV
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) EMC Centera
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) KVM
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) NetApp OnCommand
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Varonis
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) Brocade
5 1 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy