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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 159 197 210
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +13
Contract jobs citing SRDF 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.074% 0.067%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 0.76% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £693 £625 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.80% +40.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £485 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £779 £625 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
353 527 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.60% 9.70% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 393 349
Median daily rate £450 £395 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.88 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SRDF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 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 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SRDF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SRDF.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) HBase
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) HBase
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (33.33%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO