The table below looks at the statistics for Legato 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 Legato over the 3 months to 4 March 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Legato
Rank 544 534 484
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -50
Contract jobs citing Legato 8 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.030% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.42% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 18
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£413 £397 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +13.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
-36.47% +70.00%
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3815 3367 2688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.00% 7.30% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2289 1911 1547
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.86% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 155 174
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.20 £22.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% +3.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Legato
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Legato Jobs Demand Trend in England

Legato
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Legato Daily Rate Trend in England

Legato
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legato across the England region.

Legato Hourly Rate Trend in England

Legato
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 Legato within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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 -3 8 £413 +12.09% 1
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
Legato
UK

Legato
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Legato 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 Legato.

1 19 (100.00%) EMC
2 13 (68.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (63.16%) SAN
3 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) HP
5 9 (47.37%) NetApp
5 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
7 6 (31.58%) Replication
7 6 (31.58%) MCITP
7 6 (31.58%) Brocade
7 6 (31.58%) Veeam
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (31.58%) vCloud
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (26.32%) VCP4
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Banking
8 5 (26.32%) Sophos
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
8 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Legato
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Legato 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 Legato. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 4 (21.05%) CLARiiON
3 3 (15.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Solaris
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (31.58%) MCITP
2 5 (26.32%) VCP4
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (21.05%) VCP5
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) vCloud
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Xen
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas File System
6 1 (5.26%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
3 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
3 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (15.79%) SCDPM
4 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
4 3 (15.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) EMC
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) NetApp
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Brocade
5 6 (31.58%) Veeam
6 5 (26.32%) Sophos
7 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
7 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.53%) Hitachi
8 2 (10.53%) IBM
9 1 (5.26%) Isilon
9 1 (5.26%) Sun
9 1 (5.26%) Dell
9 1 (5.26%) Veritas