The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 613 613 564
Rank change year-on-year
0 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 27 27 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.051% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 24
Median daily rate £415 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £307 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £498 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Storage Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 June 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -2 23 £415 -3.48% 1
London -1 11 £415 +0.60%
South East +6 6 £380 +1.33%
Hounslow - 5 £415 -
Berkshire -9 3 £328 -29.56%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £320 -
North East - 3 £320 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £320 -
Slough - 2 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £504 -
Harrow - 2 £395 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £504 -
South West - 2 £425 -
East of England +13 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £460 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £380 -
Hampshire - 1 £380 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Storage Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (50.88%) SAN
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
2 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) VMware
4 15 (26.32%) HP
5 14 (24.56%) EMC
6 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
7 12 (21.05%) Unix
7 12 (21.05%) Change Control
7 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (19.30%) 3PAR
9 10 (17.54%) Windows
10 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
11 8 (14.04%) EqualLogic
11 8 (14.04%) Replication
11 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
11 8 (14.04%) Dell
11 8 (14.04%) NetApp
12 7 (12.28%) Citrix
12 7 (12.28%) EMC VNX
12 7 (12.28%) Brocade
12 7 (12.28%) iSCSI
12 7 (12.28%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (10.53%) Clustering
14 5 (8.77%) Symmetrix
14 5 (8.77%) VMS
14 5 (8.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop

Storage Consultant 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) SAN
2 7 (12.28%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) DB2
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Flash
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) EqualLogic
1 8 (14.04%) Replication
2 7 (12.28%) EMC VNX
3 6 (10.53%) Clustering
4 5 (8.77%) Symmetrix
5 3 (5.26%) Celerra
5 3 (5.26%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.26%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Unix
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 5 (8.77%) VMS
5 4 (7.02%) AIX
5 4 (7.02%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) HPUX
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Change Control
1 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL
3 3 (5.26%) Security Hardening
3 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.51%) Change Management
4 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.51%) Migration
4 2 (3.51%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.75%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.75%) Functional Testing
5 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.75%) Project Management
5 1 (1.75%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.75%) Korn
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) EMCISA
3 2 (3.51%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.28%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (8.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.51%) NFS
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.51%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.75%) Legato
4 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) VMware
2 15 (26.32%) HP
3 14 (24.56%) EMC
4 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 11 (19.30%) 3PAR
6 8 (14.04%) Dell
6 8 (14.04%) NetApp
7 7 (12.28%) Brocade
7 7 (12.28%) Citrix
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco
8 4 (7.02%) CommVault
9 3 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle
9 3 (5.26%) Symantec
10 2 (3.51%) Veeam
10 2 (3.51%) Veritas
11 1 (1.75%) IBM
11 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.75%) SAP