The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Analyst
Rank 632 620 603
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Analyst 9 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.028% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 17
Median daily rate £315 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £361 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £230 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -45.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.09 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Storage Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Storage Analyst in the job title.

Storage Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK.

Storage Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK.

Storage Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Analyst
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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
England 0 9 £315 -12.50%
London -26 6 £315 -12.50%
Manchester - 3 £213 -
North West - 3 £213 -

Storage Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Storage Analyst 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 featuring Storage Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) SCOM
3 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) SCOrch
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Solaris
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
6 3 (20.00%) EMCSA
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) NAS

Storage Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Solaris
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) EMCSA
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 5 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 3 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) NetIQ
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Varonis