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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 545 535 492
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -43
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 34 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.038% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 10
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£350 £279 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.56% -38.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £125
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +148.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.17 - -
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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
15252 15041 13642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.35% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9527 8362
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 598 561
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EqualLogic across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

EqualLogic Daily Rate Histogram 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

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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 22 May 2015. 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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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 East +3 20 £350 +21.73% 5
London -5 12 £363 +51.04% 6
East of England +5 1 - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 33 (80.49%) Dell
4 28 (68.29%) SAN
5 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (53.66%) vSphere
7 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
8 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
10 18 (43.90%) SQL
11 13 (31.71%) HP
11 13 (31.71%) iSCSI
12 12 (29.27%) Migration
13 11 (26.83%) CommVault
14 10 (24.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
15 9 (21.95%) Cisco
16 8 (19.51%) EMC
16 8 (19.51%) Linux
16 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (17.07%) WAN
17 7 (17.07%) NetApp
17 7 (17.07%) Replication
17 7 (17.07%) Firewall
17 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (14.63%) NHS
18 6 (14.63%) Back Office
18 6 (14.63%) Clustering
18 6 (14.63%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (7.32%) WordPress
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) SAN
2 13 (31.71%) iSCSI
3 7 (17.07%) WAN
3 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) DNS
5 5 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (9.76%) LAN
7 3 (7.32%) DHCP
7 3 (7.32%) SSL
7 3 (7.32%) Wireless
8 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (14.63%) Back Office
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Server Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Network Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Storage Architect
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Replication
2 6 (14.63%) NHS
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Celerra
3 5 (12.20%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.51%) Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.32%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX
8 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Migration
2 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.44%) Line Management
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.63%) VCP5
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Sun Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (53.66%) vSphere
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
5 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (14.63%) DFS Replication
7 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.44%) XenApp
8 1 (2.44%) KVM
8 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
1 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Dell
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) CommVault
6 9 (21.95%) Cisco
7 8 (19.51%) EMC
8 7 (17.07%) NetApp
9 5 (12.20%) Veeam
10 3 (7.32%) Dell KACE
10 3 (7.32%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (7.32%) Altiris
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
10 3 (7.32%) IBM
11 2 (4.88%) Symantec
12 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.44%) Citrix
12 1 (2.44%) Juniper