The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 146 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.093% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.75%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1531 1021 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.53% 44.28% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 471 625
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 131 144
Average hourly rate £16.25 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £37.50 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hitachi across the East of England region.

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Hitachi
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) SAN

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) ScrumMaster
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Motorola
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM