The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £152 £269
% change year-on-year
+64.47% -43.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £32.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +80.55%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 167 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.57% 21.74% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 61 91
Average daily rate £425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £427 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.84 £16.84 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £15.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
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EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EqualLogic across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EqualLogic across the Cheshire region.

EqualLogic Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

EqualLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EqualLogic across the Cheshire region.

EqualLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing EqualLogic also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EqualLogic.

1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

EqualLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing EqualLogic also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EqualLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft