The median contractor rate for a Storage Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 264 271
Rank change year-on-year +28 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Consultant 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.067% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.071% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £430
% change year-on-year +0.65% -11.62%  
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 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Storage Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Consultant in the South East

Storage Consultant
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 Consultant in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Consultant in the South East

Storage Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Consultant in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Storage Consultant in the South East

Storage Consultant
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 Consultant in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Consultant in the South East

Storage Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +16 2 £488 +28.28%
Berkshire +21 1 £350 +6.87%
Storage Consultant
England

Storage Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Storage Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Telnet
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) VSAN
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Storage Consultant 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 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
2 2 (28.57%) Telnet
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (14.29%) VSAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
1 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sun