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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 151 183 200
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +17
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.097% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate £400 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
EqualLogic
London

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
1265 1981 2332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.21% 38.53% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1553 1689
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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

EqualLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Opsview
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection

EqualLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp