The median contractor rate for a Storage Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 635 626
Rank change year-on-year +31 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Analyst 4 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.008% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £315 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £230
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.09

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Storage Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Analyst in the UK

Storage Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Storage Analyst in the UK

Storage Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Storage Analyst in the UK

Storage Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +31 4 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
London +21 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -

Storage Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Storage Analyst 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 featuring Storage Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) vRealize
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Outbound Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 1 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Storage Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Outbound Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (14.29%) vMotion
1 1 (14.29%) vRealize
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata