The median contractor rate for a Storage Consultant was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 603 601
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 5 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.040% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.042% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 17
Median daily rate £385 £415 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% -5.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £355 £430
% change year-on-year +7.74% -17.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40980 47134 47634
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26691 31127 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1258 1393 1823
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Storage Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Storage Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
South East +14 3 £475 +33.80%
London -6 1 £385 -7.22% 1
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
Storage Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (46.67%) Unix
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Flash
5 3 (20.00%) AIX
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) VSAN
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
6 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (13.33%) SSH
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) FTP
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
6 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (13.33%) Telnet
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Legal
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) VSAN
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) Telnet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Flash
2 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas