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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 550 553 469
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -84
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 39 35 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.066% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.071% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 36
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£450 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £409 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +25.76%
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
50807 49213 43153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30874 29577 24780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2026 2213
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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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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 +4 39 £450 +7.46% 6
London +15 23 £450 +4.34% 3
East of England +12 2 £475 -
Hertfordshire +4 2 £475 -
South East -32 2 £373 -12.35% 3
City of London +13 1 £450 +9.09% 2
North West -18 1 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 51 (63.75%) EMC
2 38 (47.50%) SAN
3 35 (43.75%) Migration
4 34 (42.50%) VMware
5 29 (36.25%) Windows
6 22 (27.50%) Cisco
7 18 (22.50%) SRDF
8 17 (21.25%) Brocade
8 17 (21.25%) IBM
9 16 (20.00%) NetApp
10 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (16.25%) Symmetrix DMX
11 13 (16.25%) HPUX
12 11 (13.75%) Oracle
12 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (12.50%) Linux
13 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.50%) NAS
13 10 (12.50%) CLARiiON
13 10 (12.50%) Symmetrix
14 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
14 9 (11.25%) HP
14 9 (11.25%) Finance
15 8 (10.00%) Replication
16 7 (8.75%) Tivoli
16 7 (8.75%) UNIX

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 38 (47.50%) SAN
2 10 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) SSH
4 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.25%) Intranet
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.25%) MS Access
2 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Law
2 3 (3.75%) Legal
2 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Symmetrix DMX
2 10 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 10 (12.50%) Symmetrix
3 8 (10.00%) Replication
4 5 (6.25%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.75%) EMC Centera
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.25%) iSeries
7 1 (1.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
2 13 (16.25%) HPUX
3 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.75%) UNIX
7 5 (6.25%) Solaris
8 2 (2.50%) AIX
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Migration
2 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (2.50%) Change Control
4 2 (2.50%) Change Management
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (1.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.25%) Project Management
5 1 (1.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) NCDA
3 4 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (22.50%) SRDF
2 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.50%) vCloud
8 1 (1.25%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (8.75%) Tivoli
3 6 (7.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.50%) vMotion
4 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.25%) OpenView
5 1 (1.25%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.25%) Legato
5 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 51 (63.75%) EMC
2 34 (42.50%) VMware
3 22 (27.50%) Cisco
4 17 (21.25%) IBM
4 17 (21.25%) Brocade
5 16 (20.00%) NetApp
6 11 (13.75%) Oracle
7 9 (11.25%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.00%) Isilon
9 3 (3.75%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.75%) Websense
9 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.50%) SAP
10 2 (2.50%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.50%) Veeam
11 1 (1.25%) Informatica
11 1 (1.25%) Veritas
11 1 (1.25%) Symantec
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