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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 615 625 584
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 15 19 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.034% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.036% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Median daily rate £401 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £425 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +2.77%
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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 17 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 7 December 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 +31 14 £425 +0.05% 1
London +9 8 £425 +0.05%
South East +31 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
West Yorkshire +25 1 £450 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £450 -
Scotland +5 1 £310 -31.11%
West Midlands -17 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 £310 -
Telford - 1 £350 -
Wakefield - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £310 -

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) EMC
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 9 (33.33%) AIX
6 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 9 (33.33%) NetApp
6 9 (33.33%) EMC VNX
7 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) Solaris
8 7 (25.93%) Unix
8 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (22.22%) HP
9 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
10 5 (18.52%) Migration
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
11 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
12 3 (11.11%) NAS
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 3 (11.11%) vSphere
12 3 (11.11%) 3PAR

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 3 (11.11%) iPlanet
1 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) Flash
2 2 (7.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 3 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (11.11%) Symmetrix
4 3 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.70%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) AIX
4 7 (25.93%) Solaris
4 7 (25.93%) Unix
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.41%) Data Deduplication
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.70%) Legato
3 1 (3.70%) Simpana
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) WMI
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) EMC
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) IBM
4 9 (33.33%) NetApp
5 6 (22.22%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 3 (11.11%) BEA
7 3 (11.11%) F5
7 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 3 (11.11%) Sun
8 2 (7.41%) Brocade
8 2 (7.41%) CA
8 2 (7.41%) Isilon
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (3.70%) CommVault
9 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.70%) Symantec