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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Consultant
Rank 597 573 552
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 28 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.084% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 16
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £393 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -5.42%
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 21 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 19 £425 +1.19% 2
Scotland - 7 £433 -
London +4 5 £475 +11.76% 2
West Yorkshire -18 5 - -
Yorkshire -25 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
Glasgow - 5 £433 -
South West -10 4 - -
Devon - 4 - -
Plymouth - 4 - -
North West -30 3 £300 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
City of London -5 2 £425 -
South East -24 2 £375 +11.94%
Merseyside - 2 £297 -
Surrey -5 1 £375 +11.94%
Hampshire -11 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -

Storage Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (44.90%) EMC
2 21 (42.86%) SAN
3 20 (40.82%) HP
3 20 (40.82%) NetApp
4 19 (38.78%) VMware
5 17 (34.69%) Migration
5 17 (34.69%) Windows
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco
6 16 (32.65%) IBM
6 16 (32.65%) Brocade
7 14 (28.57%) vSphere
8 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
9 12 (24.49%) Data Migration
10 11 (22.45%) VMware ESX
11 10 (20.41%) CLARiiON
11 10 (20.41%) Celerra
12 9 (18.37%) iSCSI
12 9 (18.37%) EqualLogic
12 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
12 9 (18.37%) NAS
12 9 (18.37%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (18.37%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (18.37%) EMC VMAX
12 9 (18.37%) Dell Compellent
13 7 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (14.29%) 3PAR
13 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.29%) Finance

Storage Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) SAN
2 9 (18.37%) iSCSI
2 9 (18.37%) NAS
2 9 (18.37%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.04%) Intranet
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) CLARiiON
1 10 (20.41%) Celerra
2 9 (18.37%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (18.37%) EqualLogic
3 7 (14.29%) Replication
4 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.16%) EMC VNX
6 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (6.12%) FlexPod
7 2 (4.08%) FMCG
8 1 (2.04%) IBM XIV
8 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.04%) EMC Centera
8 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Migration
2 12 (24.49%) Data Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.12%) NCIE
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) NCDA
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) VCAP
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) vSphere
2 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.45%) VMware ESX
4 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.24%) SRDF
6 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas File System
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.04%) SnapMirror
4 1 (2.04%) SnapVault
4 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) EMC
2 20 (40.82%) NetApp
2 20 (40.82%) HP
3 19 (38.78%) VMware
4 17 (34.69%) Cisco
5 16 (32.65%) IBM
5 16 (32.65%) Brocade
6 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.37%) Dell Compellent
8 7 (14.29%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.16%) Oracle
10 3 (6.12%) Dell
11 2 (4.08%) Sun
11 2 (4.08%) Veritas
11 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.04%) Hitachi
12 1 (2.04%) Informatica
12 1 (2.04%) Tripwire
12 1 (2.04%) SAP
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago