The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 July 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 currently tracked.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Analyst
Rank 568 558 565
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Analyst 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.011% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £310 £405
% change year-on-year
+53.22% -23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48880 46358 52194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.48% 92.58% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 26970 28985
Average daily rate £393 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1978 2143 2595
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.26% -2.94%

Storage Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Storage Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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
England -16 10 £450 +45.16% 1
London +12 3 £380 -
North West +1 3 £475 +53.22%
Merseyside +8 2 £475 +53.22%
Liverpool - 2 £475 -
City of London - 2 £450 -
Cardiff - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -

Storage Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (75.00%) SAN
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) NetApp
5 10 (41.67%) UNIX
5 10 (41.67%) Symantec
6 9 (37.50%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
8 7 (29.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (25.00%) Brocade
9 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
9 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) vSphere
10 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
10 5 (20.83%) Service Management
10 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
10 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
10 5 (20.83%) Middleware
10 5 (20.83%) StorageTek
10 5 (20.83%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco
11 4 (16.67%) EMC
11 4 (16.67%) EMC Centera
11 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON
11 4 (16.67%) NAS

Storage Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) EMC Centera
1 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 4 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (12.50%) Firmware
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Symmetrix
4 1 (4.17%) Celerra
4 1 (4.17%) iSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) UNIX
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) vSphere
1 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) SRDF
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.17%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (4.17%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) NetApp
3 10 (41.67%) Symantec
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) Brocade
6 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (20.83%) StorageTek
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco
8 4 (16.67%) EMC
9 1 (4.17%) hybris
9 1 (4.17%) Google
9 1 (4.17%) SAP