The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Consultant
Rank 122 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2463 2162 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.77% 92.99% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1063 1321
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Storage Consultant
UK

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Storage Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Storage Consultant
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
5 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Connectrix
6 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Connectrix
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp