The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 194 202 202
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 1 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.46% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
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£440 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £320 -
% change year-on-year
-17.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1973 2385 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.35% 37.89% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1789 1758
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £13.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.10 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EqualLogic Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) PureDisk
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR