The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 607 565 539
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 21 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.091% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.099% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 18
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£375 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £348 £356
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52752 50560 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33520 30690 27691
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1927 2009 2145
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Storage Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Storage Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Storage Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Consultant
Top 23 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 -53 15 £375 -11.76% 9
North West -15 5 £420 +29.23%
Scotland +3 4 £433 - 1
London -21 3 £375 -15.73% 5
Glasgow - 3 £433 -
Surrey -4 2 £375 +14.50%
South East -18 2 £375 +7.91% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £440 -
Merseyside - 2 £297 -
Macclesfield - 2 £435 -
Cheshire - 2 £435 -
South West -4 1 - -
City of London -14 1 £350 -17.15% 1
Doncaster - 1 £440 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £440 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Plymouth - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (59.32%) EMC
2 30 (50.85%) VMware
3 27 (45.76%) Cisco
4 26 (44.07%) Migration
5 25 (42.37%) SAN
5 25 (42.37%) Windows
6 19 (32.20%) NetApp
7 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (25.42%) Brocade
8 15 (25.42%) HP
8 15 (25.42%) EMC VNX
9 14 (23.73%) EMC VMAX
10 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
10 13 (22.03%) vSphere
11 12 (20.34%) IBM
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) VMware ESX
12 11 (18.64%) CLARiiON
12 11 (18.64%) NAS
12 11 (18.64%) SRDF
13 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
13 10 (16.95%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (16.95%) EMC VPLEX
14 9 (15.25%) Dell Compellent
14 9 (15.25%) EqualLogic
14 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (15.25%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (15.25%) Celerra
14 9 (15.25%) iSCSI

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) SAN
2 11 (18.64%) NAS
3 9 (15.25%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (15.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.69%) Intranet
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) FTP
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) EMC VNX
2 14 (23.73%) EMC VMAX
3 11 (18.64%) CLARiiON
4 9 (15.25%) Celerra
4 9 (15.25%) EqualLogic
5 8 (13.56%) Symmetrix DMX
5 8 (13.56%) Symmetrix
5 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
6 5 (8.47%) Replication
7 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (5.08%) FlexPod
7 3 (5.08%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.69%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (1.69%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.69%) Clustering
8 1 (1.69%) FMCG
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.56%) HPUX
4 7 (11.86%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (6.78%) Linux
6 3 (5.08%) UNIX
7 2 (3.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Migration
2 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
3 10 (16.95%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL
6 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.69%) Change Control
6 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) C
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.08%) NCIE
3 2 (3.39%) NCDA
3 2 (3.39%) CCNA
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (22.03%) vSphere
3 11 (18.64%) VMware ESX
3 11 (18.64%) SRDF
4 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
5 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
7 3 (5.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.69%) vCloud
8 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) EMC VPLEX
2 7 (11.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.69%) vMotion
6 1 (1.69%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.69%) OpenView
6 1 (1.69%) Legato
6 1 (1.69%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.69%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) EMC
2 30 (50.85%) VMware
3 27 (45.76%) Cisco
4 19 (32.20%) NetApp
5 15 (25.42%) Brocade
5 15 (25.42%) HP
6 12 (20.34%) IBM
6 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.25%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (10.17%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle
10 3 (5.08%) Dell
10 3 (5.08%) Isilon
11 2 (3.39%) Sun
11 2 (3.39%) Veritas
12 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.69%) Informatica
12 1 (1.69%) Veeam
12 1 (1.69%) Tripwire
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