The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 545 524 525
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 34 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.066% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23959 22340 24687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 46.30% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 12910 12943
Average daily rate £398 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1126 1020 1287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in England

Hitachi
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hitachi across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Hitachi Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hitachi
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 Hitachi within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
London +12 15 £438 +6.06% 5
South East 0 15 £308 -23.12% 1
North West -6 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 50 (81.97%) SAN
2 34 (55.74%) VMware
3 32 (52.46%) HP
4 28 (45.90%) EMC
5 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (36.07%) Cisco
6 22 (36.07%) Linux
7 20 (32.79%) Windows
8 18 (29.51%) NetApp
9 17 (27.87%) IBM
9 17 (27.87%) Brocade
10 16 (26.23%) UNIX
11 15 (24.59%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (19.67%) vSphere
12 12 (19.67%) NAS
13 11 (18.03%) Citrix
14 10 (16.39%) Solaris
14 10 (16.39%) Replication
14 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (14.75%) 3PAR
15 9 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (14.75%) Symantec
15 9 (14.75%) Veritas
15 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
15 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
16 8 (13.11%) EMC Centera
16 8 (13.11%) NetBackup
17 7 (11.48%) Tivoli
17 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (81.97%) SAN
2 15 (24.59%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (19.67%) NAS
4 5 (8.20%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.92%) Firewall
5 3 (4.92%) WAN
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) DNS
6 2 (3.28%) DHCP
6 2 (3.28%) LDAP
6 2 (3.28%) Wireless
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) FCoE
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) IPv4
7 1 (1.64%) IPv6
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
1 6 (9.84%) Law
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Storage Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Consultant
3 9 (14.75%) Storage Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Server Support
5 6 (9.84%) Server Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.20%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (8.20%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Backup Specialist
8 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) Ajax
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) Middleware
3 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.28%) JSON
3 2 (3.28%) WCF
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (3.28%) REST
3 2 (3.28%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Replication
2 8 (13.11%) EMC Centera
3 6 (9.84%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) HACMP
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Linux
2 20 (32.79%) Windows
3 16 (26.23%) UNIX
4 10 (16.39%) Solaris
4 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.48%) HPUX
6 5 (8.20%) AIX
7 3 (4.92%) NetWare
8 2 (3.28%) VMS
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (11.48%) ITIL
3 6 (9.84%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.28%) MVC
5 2 (3.28%) OO
5 2 (3.28%) ERP
5 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.28%) Web Development
6 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.64%) Change Control
6 1 (1.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) Perl
2 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
2 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.20%) C++
3 5 (8.20%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.56%) Korn
5 3 (4.92%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) C
6 2 (3.28%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.84%) VCDX
2 6 (9.84%) VCAP
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
4 2 (3.28%) VTSP
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) VCP5
5 1 (1.64%) VCP4
5 1 (1.64%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.67%) vSphere
3 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
3 7 (11.48%) XenApp
4 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.92%) GPFS
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.28%) KVM
7 2 (3.28%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.28%) Veritas File System
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 2 (3.28%) NFS
7 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.28%) Firmware
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) NetBackup
2 7 (11.48%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.28%) Control-M
5 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) VMware
2 32 (52.46%) HP
3 28 (45.90%) EMC
4 22 (36.07%) Cisco
5 18 (29.51%) NetApp
6 17 (27.87%) IBM
6 17 (27.87%) Brocade
7 11 (18.03%) Citrix
8 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.75%) Veritas
8 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
8 9 (14.75%) Symantec
8 9 (14.75%) 3PAR
9 6 (9.84%) Oracle
10 4 (6.56%) CommVault
10 4 (6.56%) Compaq
11 2 (3.28%) Lotus
11 2 (3.28%) Juniper
12 1 (1.64%) CA
12 1 (1.64%) Sun
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