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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Consultant
Rank 629 598 567
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 24 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.075% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.079% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 16
Median daily rate £408 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £375 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £473 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £450 £513
% change year-on-year
-10.55% -12.19%
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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 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 19 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 5 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 -45 21 £415 -7.77% 4
London -7 13 £415 -7.77%
South East -14 4 £450 +20.00% 4
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
Scotland -16 3 £405 -
Tyne and Wear -32 3 £320 -
North East -33 3 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £405 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £320 -
Erskine - 3 £405 -
Berkshire +2 2 £378 -18.81% 3
Milton Keynes - 2 £504 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £504 -
Hertfordshire +5 1 £400 -15.78%
East of England +4 1 £400 -15.78%
Docklands, London - 1 £460 -
Windsor - 1 £400 -
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Harrow - 1 £395 -

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 28 (53.85%) SAN
2 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
4 17 (32.69%) VMware
5 16 (30.77%) Linux
6 14 (26.92%) Unix
6 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) HP
7 13 (25.00%) Change Control
8 12 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (21.15%) EMC
10 10 (19.23%) NetApp
10 10 (19.23%) 3PAR
11 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.38%) EMC VNX
12 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) Cisco
14 6 (11.54%) Replication
14 6 (11.54%) iSCSI
14 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
15 5 (9.62%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (9.62%) Symmetrix
15 5 (9.62%) Clustering
15 5 (9.62%) Finance
15 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
15 5 (9.62%) ITIL
16 4 (7.69%) VMS
16 4 (7.69%) Citrix
16 4 (7.69%) Dell
16 4 (7.69%) Brocade

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 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 5 (9.62%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Symmetrix
4 4 (7.69%) EqualLogic
5 3 (5.77%) Celerra
5 3 (5.77%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (3.85%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) CMDB
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Unix
3 8 (15.38%) Windows
4 5 (9.62%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (7.69%) VMS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.92%) HPUX
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Change Control
2 12 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) Security Hardening
4 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Change Management
5 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.92%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) Functional Testing
6 1 (1.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) EMCISA
3 2 (3.85%) EMCSA
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.92%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.92%) Legato
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) HP
4 11 (21.15%) EMC
5 10 (19.23%) 3PAR
5 10 (19.23%) NetApp
6 7 (13.46%) Cisco
7 4 (7.69%) Brocade
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix
7 4 (7.69%) Dell
8 3 (5.77%) CommVault
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle
8 3 (5.77%) Veeam
9 2 (3.85%) SAP
9 2 (3.85%) Symantec
9 2 (3.85%) Veritas
10 1 (1.92%) IBM
10 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.92%) Red Hat