The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 574 522 547
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +25
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 5 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.053% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.16% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Average daily rate
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£238 £320 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £225 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Average hourly rate - £33.28 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.28 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +95.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16484 15193 15300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.06% 32.14% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10509 9708 9150
Average daily rate £415 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 683 629 740
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in England

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EqualLogic Daily Rate Trend in England

EqualLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EqualLogic Hourly Rate Trend in England

EqualLogic
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 3 £250 -
North West -14 1 - - 2
East of England -17 1 £213 - 1
London - - - - 3
South East - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 3
EqualLogic
UK

EqualLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EqualLogic 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 EqualLogic.

1 24 (77.42%) Dell
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Windows
4 20 (64.52%) SAN
5 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
6 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (45.16%) HP
8 13 (41.94%) Citrix
9 12 (38.71%) iSCSI
10 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (35.48%) Symantec
10 11 (35.48%) vSphere
11 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
11 10 (32.26%) EMC
11 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
11 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (29.03%) Celerra
12 9 (29.03%) CLARiiON
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (29.03%) CCNA
12 9 (29.03%) XenApp
13 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (22.58%) Firewall
14 6 (19.35%) NetApp
14 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
14 6 (19.35%) VCP5
15 5 (16.13%) 3PAR

EqualLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EqualLogic 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 EqualLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) iSCSI
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) DNS
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) DSL
6 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
6 3 (9.68%) BIG-IP
6 3 (9.68%) NAS
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) SSL
8 1 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Celerra
1 9 (29.03%) CLARiiON
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Low Latency
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Perl
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
3 6 (19.35%) VCP5
4 5 (16.13%) VCP4
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.45%) MCSA
6 2 (6.45%) MCP
7 1 (3.23%) CCNP
7 1 (3.23%) EMC Certification
7 1 (3.23%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) vSphere
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 9 (29.03%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) Xen
5 3 (9.68%) NLBS
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
7 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Dell
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 14 (45.16%) HP
6 13 (41.94%) Citrix
7 11 (35.48%) Symantec
8 10 (32.26%) EMC
9 6 (19.35%) NetApp
10 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
10 5 (16.13%) CommVault
11 3 (9.68%) Juniper
11 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
11 3 (9.68%) Veeam
11 3 (9.68%) Meraki
12 1 (3.23%) Sun
12 1 (3.23%) Apple
12 1 (3.23%) McAfee
12 1 (3.23%) Altiris
12 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky