The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills 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 SRDF over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 155 194 203
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +9
Contract jobs citing SRDF 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 1.33% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Average daily rate £700 £625 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £440 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £625 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.12% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SRDF
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
356 526 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.20% 9.39% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 393 346
Average daily rate £450 £400 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £222 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.75 £29.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SRDF
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 SRDF across the City of London region.

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SRDF
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SRDF across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SRDF Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) FCoE

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SRDF 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 SRDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FCoE
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
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