The median contractor rate for a Storage Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 April 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 Architect
England / South East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 267 267
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Architect 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.14% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £556 £525 £425
% change year-on-year +5.95% +23.52%  
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7779 9315 9441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 93.96% 95.53% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4425 5716 5158
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 378 461
Median hourly rate £17.73 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Storage Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Storage Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Architect in the South East

Storage Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Storage Architect in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Architect in the South East

Storage Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Architect in the South East

Storage Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Storage Architect 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 South East region featuring Storage Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Storage Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware