The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symmetrix
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 42.70% 40.00% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 8
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £111 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%