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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 550 477 546
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +69
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 40 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.060% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 20
Average daily rate £425 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £279 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.75%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23526 20102 25414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.83% 46.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13507 11052 13355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1049 1107 1255
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Hitachi
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -13 26 £433 +1.76% 8
South East -8 8 £330 -20.00% 2
East of England - 3 - - 3
North West - 1 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Hitachi
UK

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (56.52%) SAN
2 37 (53.62%) VMware
3 34 (49.28%) EMC
4 28 (40.58%) Cisco
5 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (37.68%) NetApp
7 23 (33.33%) IBM
7 23 (33.33%) UNIX
8 22 (31.88%) Windows
9 21 (30.43%) Linux
9 21 (30.43%) Migration
9 21 (30.43%) Brocade
10 20 (28.99%) HP
11 18 (26.09%) NAS
12 17 (24.64%) Finance
13 16 (23.19%) Solaris
14 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
15 13 (18.84%) Veritas
15 13 (18.84%) Perl
15 13 (18.84%) Oracle
15 13 (18.84%) VMware ESX
15 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (18.84%) Banking
16 12 (17.39%) Red Hat
16 12 (17.39%) Citrix
17 11 (15.94%) Sun
17 11 (15.94%) Symantec
17 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
18 10 (14.49%) Firewall
18 10 (14.49%) IIS

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.35%) Lync
7 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (56.52%) SAN
2 18 (26.09%) NAS
3 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.49%) Firewall
5 7 (10.14%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (8.70%) Internet
6 6 (8.70%) VLAN
7 5 (7.25%) VPN
8 4 (5.80%) LAN
8 4 (5.80%) WAN
8 4 (5.80%) OSPF
8 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.35%) LDAP
9 3 (4.35%) HTTP
9 3 (4.35%) DNS
10 2 (2.90%) DHCP
10 2 (2.90%) Network Security
11 1 (1.45%) FCoE
11 1 (1.45%) Wireless
11 1 (1.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.35%) Mercurial
1 3 (4.35%) Hudson
1 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Banking
3 10 (14.49%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Architect
2 11 (15.94%) Consultant
3 10 (14.49%) Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Storage Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) SAN Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Support Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) EMC Centera
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) PKI
4 3 (4.35%) HACMP
4 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.35%) AS400
5 2 (2.90%) Firmware
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.90%) Celerra
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) UNIX
2 22 (31.88%) Windows
3 21 (30.43%) Linux
4 16 (23.19%) Solaris
5 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.49%) AIX
7 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.25%) SUSE
8 5 (7.25%) HPUX
9 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.35%) NetWare
11 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.90%) Android
12 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Migration
2 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL
5 6 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.80%) Data Virtualisation
7 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.35%) Network Management
8 3 (4.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.90%) Workflow
9 2 (2.90%) Validation
9 2 (2.90%) Scrum
9 2 (2.90%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) Perl
2 9 (13.04%) Java
3 8 (11.59%) C
4 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.25%) C++
5 5 (7.25%) SQL
6 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.80%) Korn
7 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.35%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.90%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (8.70%) CCNP
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) CCNA
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) SCSA
4 1 (1.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.84%) VMware ESX
3 10 (14.49%) vSphere
4 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
5 6 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (5.80%) SRDF
6 4 (5.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (5.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.35%) Squid
7 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.90%) VMware GSX
8 2 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.90%) KVM
8 2 (2.90%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Tivoli
1 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.35%) Control-M
4 2 (2.90%) RepliStor
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.90%) YUM
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
4 2 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.45%) SCCM
5 1 (1.45%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) VMware
2 34 (49.28%) EMC
3 28 (40.58%) Cisco
4 26 (37.68%) NetApp
5 23 (33.33%) IBM
6 21 (30.43%) Brocade
7 20 (28.99%) HP
8 13 (18.84%) Veritas
8 13 (18.84%) Oracle
9 12 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 12 (17.39%) Citrix
10 11 (15.94%) Sun
10 11 (15.94%) Symantec
11 6 (8.70%) BMC
11 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.70%) Juniper
12 4 (5.80%) Avaya
12 4 (5.80%) Compaq
12 4 (5.80%) SAP
13 3 (4.35%) Dell
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