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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 550 514 538
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +24
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 32 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.064% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 32
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
23914 22379 24954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 46.38% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13784 12879 13086
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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 1098 1021 1275
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 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 22 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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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 17 £425 +3.03% 11
South East +4 13 £285 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 52 (81.25%) SAN
2 36 (56.25%) VMware
3 32 (50.00%) HP
4 31 (48.44%) EMC
5 27 (42.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (37.50%) Linux
7 23 (35.94%) Cisco
8 21 (32.81%) IBM
8 21 (32.81%) Windows
9 19 (29.69%) UNIX
10 17 (26.56%) NetApp
11 16 (25.00%) Brocade
12 15 (23.44%) NAS
13 14 (21.88%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (20.31%) vSphere
14 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
15 12 (18.75%) Citrix
16 11 (17.19%) Veritas
16 11 (17.19%) Solaris
16 11 (17.19%) Replication
16 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (15.63%) NetBackup
18 9 (14.06%) Symantec
18 9 (14.06%) Finance
18 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
18 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 8 (12.50%) Banking
19 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 8 (12.50%) 3PAR

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (81.25%) SAN
2 15 (23.44%) NAS
3 14 (21.88%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (7.81%) iSCSI
4 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.25%) WAN
6 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 3 (4.69%) Firewall
7 2 (3.13%) Wireless
7 2 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (3.13%) LDAP
7 2 (3.13%) LAN
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (1.56%) IPv4
8 1 (1.56%) IPv6
8 1 (1.56%) VLAN
8 1 (1.56%) Internet
8 1 (1.56%) OSPF
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.56%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Law
5 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.13%) Publishing
7 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Consultant
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Server Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Server Support
5 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Server Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.25%) Backup Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) CSS
2 3 (4.69%) Ajax
3 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.13%) WCF
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (3.13%) Middleware
3 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Replication
2 7 (10.94%) EMC Centera
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) HACMP
4 2 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) AS400
5 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 21 (32.81%) Windows
3 19 (29.69%) UNIX
4 11 (17.19%) Solaris
4 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.94%) HPUX
7 6 (9.38%) AIX
8 3 (4.69%) NetWare
9 2 (3.13%) VMS
10 1 (1.56%) SUSE
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (10.94%) ITIL
4 4 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.13%) ERP
6 2 (3.13%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) MVC
6 2 (3.13%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.56%) Change Control
7 1 (1.56%) Web Development
7 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Perl
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.25%) C++
4 4 (6.25%) Korn
4 4 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) C
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.38%) VCDX
2 6 (9.38%) VCAP
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) CCNP
4 2 (3.13%) CCNA
4 2 (3.13%) VTSP
5 1 (1.56%) VCP5
5 1 (1.56%) VCP4
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.31%) vSphere
3 7 (10.94%) XenDesktop
3 7 (10.94%) XenApp
4 6 (9.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.69%) GPFS
7 2 (3.13%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.13%) KVM
7 2 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Veritas File System
7 2 (3.13%) NFS
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.13%) XenServer
8 1 (1.56%) Squid
8 1 (1.56%) SRDF
8 1 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) NetBackup
2 7 (10.94%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.69%) Control-M
4 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) VMware
2 32 (50.00%) HP
3 31 (48.44%) EMC
4 23 (35.94%) Cisco
5 21 (32.81%) IBM
6 17 (26.56%) NetApp
7 16 (25.00%) Brocade
8 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 12 (18.75%) Citrix
9 11 (17.19%) Veritas
10 9 (14.06%) Symantec
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle
11 8 (12.50%) 3PAR
12 4 (6.25%) CommVault
12 4 (6.25%) Compaq
13 3 (4.69%) Sun
14 2 (3.13%) Juniper
14 2 (3.13%) BMC
14 2 (3.13%) Lotus
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago