The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 257 235 231
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 3 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £575 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.43% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9096 8574 7740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.45% 91.95% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4748 3880
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 456 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.89 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Storage Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Storage Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -11 1 £465 -22.50%
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 £375 -
Storage Consultant
England

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) EMC Centera
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 2 (33.33%) EMC Centera
2 1 (16.67%) Celerra
2 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Isilon