The first table below looks at the demand for Ionix skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ionix over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Systems Management category 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Ionix
Rank 558 524 547
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing Ionix 8 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.032% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£364 £371 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +23.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £296 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £505 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3746 3434 3488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.58% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 1956 1855
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 154 157
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.25 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
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Ionix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ionix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ionix
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ionix Daily Rate Trend in England

Ionix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ionix 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 Ionix.

1 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Operations Management
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) SCOM
5 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Document Management
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) Perl

Ionix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ionix 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 Ionix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (30.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
1 2 (20.00%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Document Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Netcool
2 2 (20.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) Netcool/Webtop
2 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy