The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
EqualLogic
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 77 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.12% 31.82% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 27
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £14.96 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £16.84 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing EqualLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

EqualLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

EqualLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Chester