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 27 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.

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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank 549 522 495
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -27
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 37 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.085% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 18
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£178 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.65% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £326 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £330 £444
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -25.63%
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
22641 21630 19465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.18% 45.06% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13367 12551 10705
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% -1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1007 1106
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 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
East of England +18 19 £175 -
London -5 12 £463 +3.93% 3
South East -21 3 £425 +28.78% 2
South West - 3 £525 - 1
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Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 41 (80.39%) SAN
2 39 (76.47%) HP
3 36 (70.59%) VMware
4 35 (68.63%) Windows
5 22 (43.14%) Citrix
6 21 (41.18%) IBM
6 21 (41.18%) SQL
7 20 (39.22%) Symantec
8 19 (37.25%) SAP
8 19 (37.25%) CRM
8 19 (37.25%) Backup Exec
8 19 (37.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 19 (37.25%) Xen
8 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
9 18 (35.29%) SLA
10 16 (31.37%) EMC
10 16 (31.37%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
11 14 (27.45%) UNIX
11 14 (27.45%) Linux
12 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (23.53%) Finance
14 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
15 10 (19.61%) Solaris
15 10 (19.61%) AIX
16 9 (17.65%) Clustering
16 9 (17.65%) Process Management
16 9 (17.65%) Banking

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
1 16 (31.37%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (15.69%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) SNMP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (9.80%) Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX Specialist
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IBM Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) JNI
2 1 (1.96%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Clustering
2 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.73%) HACMP
4 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.80%) LPAR
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.92%) Replication
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
3 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (27.45%) UNIX
4 14 (27.45%) Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Solaris
5 10 (19.61%) AIX
6 8 (15.69%) HPUX
7 7 (13.73%) NetWare
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Tru64
9 1 (1.96%) zOS
9 1 (1.96%) MVS
9 1 (1.96%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) CRM
2 9 (17.65%) Process Management
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) UML
7 3 (5.88%) Information Security
7 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.92%) MODAF
8 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.92%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
2 8 (15.69%) Perl
3 7 (13.73%) Korn
3 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
3 7 (13.73%) C
3 7 (13.73%) C++
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) RHCE
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Xen
2 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.73%) GPFS
5 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.92%) XenApp
6 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.92%) KVM
6 2 (3.92%) Docker
7 1 (1.96%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Backup Exec
2 8 (15.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.88%) OpenView
4 2 (3.92%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.96%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (1.96%) Legato
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) HP
2 36 (70.59%) VMware
3 22 (43.14%) Citrix
4 21 (41.18%) IBM
5 20 (39.22%) Symantec
6 19 (37.25%) SAP
7 16 (31.37%) EMC
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) Cisco
9 8 (15.69%) Veritas
10 7 (13.73%) Compaq
11 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
11 5 (9.80%) NetApp
12 4 (7.84%) CommVault
12 4 (7.84%) Dell
12 4 (7.84%) Oracle
12 4 (7.84%) Brocade
13 2 (3.92%) Veeam
13 2 (3.92%) WorldPay
13 2 (3.92%) Zerto