The median contractor rate for a Storage Specialist was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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 Specialist
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 602 602
Rank change year-on-year +29 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 16 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.043% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.045% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 16
Median daily rate £375 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +21.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £500 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
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 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £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 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Storage Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
North West +24 7 £375 -6.25%
South East +30 3 - - 1
South West - 3 £375 -
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands +23 1 £300 -
Storage Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 22 (53.66%) SAN
2 16 (39.02%) NetApp
2 16 (39.02%) Migration
3 15 (36.59%) Brocade
4 14 (34.15%) 3PAR
5 13 (31.71%) NAS
5 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
5 13 (31.71%) IBM
5 13 (31.71%) HP
6 12 (29.27%) EMC
6 12 (29.27%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 10 (24.39%) Cisco
8 10 (24.39%) Windows
8 10 (24.39%) Data Migration
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (17.07%) VMware
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
11 6 (14.63%) Clustering
11 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
12 5 (12.20%) Symantec
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
13 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
13 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (9.76%) Linux
13 4 (9.76%) Unix

Storage Specialist 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) SAN
2 13 (31.71%) NAS
3 12 (29.27%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.44%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.44%) LPAR
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Unix
5 3 (7.32%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Migration
2 10 (24.39%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL
3 2 (4.88%) Network Design
3 2 (4.88%) Service Design
4 1 (2.44%) Change Management
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.44%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) Service Management
4 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.44%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Validation
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) NCSA
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) NetApp
2 15 (36.59%) Brocade
3 14 (34.15%) 3PAR
4 13 (31.71%) HP
4 13 (31.71%) IBM
5 12 (29.27%) EMC
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.07%) VMware
9 5 (12.20%) Symantec
10 2 (4.88%) Citrix
10 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
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