The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 545 504 520
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +16
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 25 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.082% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 22
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £331
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -12.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 20 £463 +8.82% 2
South East -5 5 £325 -45.83% 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 48 (77.42%) SAN
2 33 (53.23%) EMC
2 33 (53.23%) VMware
3 26 (41.94%) HP
4 25 (40.32%) Cisco
4 25 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (37.10%) IBM
6 22 (35.48%) NAS
7 20 (32.26%) NetApp
7 20 (32.26%) Linux
8 19 (30.65%) UNIX
9 18 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (27.42%) Windows
10 17 (27.42%) vSphere
11 15 (24.19%) Replication
12 13 (20.97%) Banking
13 12 (19.35%) Symantec
13 12 (19.35%) Solaris
13 12 (19.35%) Brocade
14 11 (17.74%) Perl
14 11 (17.74%) Veritas
14 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
15 10 (16.13%) AIX
15 10 (16.13%) Migration
15 10 (16.13%) Investment Banking
15 10 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (14.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (14.52%) Finance
16 9 (14.52%) NetBackup

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (11.29%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (77.42%) SAN
2 22 (35.48%) NAS
3 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (8.06%) LAN
5 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 5 (8.06%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.45%) OSPF
6 4 (6.45%) VLAN
7 3 (4.84%) DNS
8 2 (3.23%) LDAP
8 2 (3.23%) Firewall
9 1 (1.61%) Wireless
9 1 (1.61%) DMZ
9 1 (1.61%) Internet
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.61%) FCoE
9 1 (1.61%) VoIP
9 1 (1.61%) IPv4
9 1 (1.61%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (20.97%) Banking
2 10 (16.13%) Investment Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
4 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.45%) Law
6 3 (4.84%) Legal
7 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.23%) Publishing
8 1 (1.61%) Electronics
8 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Consultant
2 10 (16.13%) Storage Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Backup Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) SAN Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) SAN Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Middleware
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
4 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Replication
2 9 (14.52%) Clustering
3 5 (8.06%) HACMP
4 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) AS400
5 2 (3.23%) Firmware
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Linux
2 19 (30.65%) UNIX
3 17 (27.42%) Windows
4 12 (19.35%) Solaris
5 10 (16.13%) AIX
6 7 (11.29%) HPUX
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.06%) NetWare
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.06%) SUSE
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) VMS
10 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (16.13%) Migration
2 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) Data Virtualisation
5 4 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.23%) Validation
7 2 (3.23%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.23%) ERP
7 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.61%) Network Management
8 1 (1.61%) BCP
8 1 (1.61%) Project Management
8 1 (1.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) Perl
2 8 (12.90%) Java
3 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.29%) C++
3 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.68%) Korn
4 6 (9.68%) C
5 3 (4.84%) SQL
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.68%) VCDX
2 6 (9.68%) VCAP
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) VTSP
6 1 (1.61%) VCP5
6 1 (1.61%) VCP4
6 1 (1.61%) MBA
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (27.42%) vSphere
3 8 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.06%) GPFS
5 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (6.45%) SRDF
5 4 (6.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (3.23%) NFS
6 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.23%) KVM
6 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Tivoli
1 9 (14.52%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.84%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (4.84%) Control-M
3 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) EMC
1 33 (53.23%) VMware
2 26 (41.94%) HP
3 25 (40.32%) Cisco
4 23 (37.10%) IBM
5 20 (32.26%) NetApp
6 12 (19.35%) Brocade
6 12 (19.35%) Symantec
7 11 (17.74%) Veritas
8 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
9 8 (12.90%) Oracle
10 6 (9.68%) Compaq
10 6 (9.68%) BMC
11 5 (8.06%) Citrix
12 4 (6.45%) Avaya
12 4 (6.45%) CommVault
12 4 (6.45%) Sun
13 3 (4.84%) Juniper
14 2 (3.23%) Dell
14 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago