The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 85 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing SRDF 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.24% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 3.36% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £363 £431
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SRDF
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
113 119 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.59% 7.15% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 51
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £25.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SRDF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SRDF across the Edinburgh region.

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SRDF.

1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) HPUX
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (40.00%) TADDM
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Migration Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Storage Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) HPUX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (40.00%) TADDM
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas