The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services 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 Hitachi 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Hitachi Ltd.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank 191 206 201
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.11% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.25% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£463 £440 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +21.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +39.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2282 2797 2806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.04% 44.44% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1953 1978
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hitachi
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 Hitachi across the City of London region.

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi across the City of London region.

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Hitachi
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 Hitachi 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 Hitachi.

1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Legato
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery

Hitachi
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 Hitachi 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 Hitachi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (25.00%) Legato
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec