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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 624 620 571
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 20 24 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.044% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 23
Median daily rate £415 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £320 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £526 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
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
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 16 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 23 July 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 -26 16 £415 +10.66% 1
London 0 9 £415 -10.27% 1
South East 0 4 £380 +1.33%
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Berkshire - 3 £373 -
Harrow - 2 £395 -
South West - 2 £425 -
Slough - 2 £300 -
East of England +19 1 - -
Scotland +3 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £380 -
Hampshire - 1 £380 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £445 -

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (47.17%) SAN
2 23 (43.40%) Linux
3 19 (35.85%) VMware
4 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
4 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
5 14 (26.42%) Unix
5 14 (26.42%) EMC
6 13 (24.53%) HP
6 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) Windows
7 12 (22.64%) Change Control
7 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
9 8 (15.09%) EqualLogic
9 8 (15.09%) Replication
9 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
9 8 (15.09%) Dell
10 7 (13.21%) Citrix
10 7 (13.21%) iSCSI
10 7 (13.21%) Brocade
10 7 (13.21%) EMC VNX
10 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (11.32%) 3PAR
11 6 (11.32%) AIX
11 6 (11.32%) Clustering
11 6 (11.32%) NetApp
12 5 (9.43%) Oracle
12 5 (9.43%) Solaris
12 5 (9.43%) VMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) iPlanet
1 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) DB2
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) Flash
2 1 (1.89%) JSP
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) EqualLogic
1 8 (15.09%) Replication
2 7 (13.21%) EMC VNX
3 6 (11.32%) Clustering
4 5 (9.43%) Symmetrix
5 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.66%) Celerra
6 3 (5.66%) CLARiiON
6 3 (5.66%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.66%) HP Storage
7 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
7 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Unix
3 13 (24.53%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) VMS
6 2 (3.77%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (3.77%) HPUX
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Change Control
1 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (9.43%) ITIL
3 3 (5.66%) Migration
3 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.77%) Change Management
4 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.89%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.89%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.89%) Functional Testing
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) Korn
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
1 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) EMCISA
3 2 (3.77%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.77%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.89%) Legato
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) VMware
2 14 (26.42%) EMC
3 13 (24.53%) HP
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) Dell
5 7 (13.21%) Brocade
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix
6 6 (11.32%) 3PAR
6 6 (11.32%) NetApp
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco
9 3 (5.66%) CommVault
9 3 (5.66%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (3.77%) BEA
10 2 (3.77%) F5
10 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.77%) Sun
10 2 (3.77%) Veeam
11 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.89%) Symantec