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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 628 602 562
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 28 25 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.049% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 20
Median daily rate £408 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £324 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £465 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £440 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 20 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 27 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 -20 27 £408 -3.55% 3
London -3 14 £415 +10.66% 1
South East -11 6 £400 -4.76% 2
Berkshire -4 4 £355 -23.65% 1
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
North East -41 3 £320 -
Tyne and Wear -45 3 £320 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £320 -
East of England +8 2 £400 -
South West - 2 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £504 -
Slough - 2 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £504 -
Harrow - 2 £395 -
Hertfordshire +4 1 £400 -
Docklands, London - 1 £460 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £400 -
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 31 (54.39%) SAN
2 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
3 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 20 (35.09%) VMware
5 19 (33.33%) Linux
6 14 (24.56%) Unix
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
7 13 (22.81%) HP
7 13 (22.81%) Change Control
8 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (21.05%) EMC
9 10 (17.54%) 3PAR
10 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.79%) NetApp
10 9 (15.79%) Windows
11 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
11 8 (14.04%) EMC VNX
12 7 (12.28%) EqualLogic
12 7 (12.28%) Replication
12 7 (12.28%) Dell
12 7 (12.28%) Cisco
13 6 (10.53%) Brocade
13 6 (10.53%) iSCSI
14 5 (8.77%) Data ONTAP
14 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
14 5 (8.77%) Symmetrix
14 5 (8.77%) Clustering
14 5 (8.77%) Finance
14 5 (8.77%) CommVault
14 5 (8.77%) Active Directory

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 31 (54.39%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) EMC VNX
2 7 (12.28%) EqualLogic
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
3 5 (8.77%) Clustering
3 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Symmetrix
4 3 (5.26%) Celerra
4 3 (5.26%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.51%) HP Storage
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (24.56%) Unix
3 9 (15.79%) Windows
4 5 (8.77%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (7.02%) VMS
6 1 (1.75%) AIX
6 1 (1.75%) HPUX
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Change Control
2 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL
4 3 (5.26%) Security Hardening
4 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.51%) Change Management
5 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.51%) Migration
6 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.75%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.75%) Functional Testing
6 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (1.75%) ITSM
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.75%) Project Management
6 1 (1.75%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.75%) Perl
1 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.75%) Python
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) EMCISA
4 2 (3.51%) EMCSA
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.51%) NFS
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) VMware
2 13 (22.81%) HP
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.05%) EMC
4 10 (17.54%) 3PAR
5 9 (15.79%) NetApp
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 7 (12.28%) Dell
7 6 (10.53%) Brocade
8 5 (8.77%) CommVault
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix
10 3 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle
11 2 (3.51%) SAP
11 2 (3.51%) Symantec
11 2 (3.51%) Veeam
11 2 (3.51%) Veritas
12 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
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