Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Storage Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Storage Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 831 834
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 -85
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 19 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.026% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 15
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £406 £328 £310
90th Percentile £488 £473 £560
UK median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Storage Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Storage Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Consultant in England

Storage Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Storage Consultant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Consultant in England

Storage Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Consultant in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Storage Consultant in England

Storage Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Consultant in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Consultant in England

Storage Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 6 £450 +9.09%
South West - 5 £450 -
Midlands +34 4 £400 +14.29%
London -20 4 £444 +6.93% 1
East Midlands - 3 £408 -
North of England +57 2 £469 +4.17%
Yorkshire +25 1 £450 -
West Midlands +20 1 £300 -14.29%
North West - 1 £488 -
Storage Consultant
UK

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Storage Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Data ONTAP
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Veritas
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Replication
4 5 (26.32%) NAS
5 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
6 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.79%) Brocade
6 3 (15.79%) SnapVault
6 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
6 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
6 3 (15.79%) HP Storage
6 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Firmware

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) VSAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (15.79%) HP Storage
3 2 (10.53%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.79%) SnapVault
2 2 (10.53%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Veritas
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) Hitachi
5 3 (15.79%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) CommVault
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow