The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank - 153 197
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.029% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.073% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £223 £200
% change year-on-year
+55.05% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.50 -
Symmetrix
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
1283 1374 2160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.54% 40.25% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1056 1675
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 35
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.00 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Symmetrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Symmetrix
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 Symmetrix across the City of London region.

Symmetrix Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Symmetrix
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 Symmetrix across the City of London region.

Symmetrix Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London