The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
UK / England
Rank 537 601 577
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -24
Contract jobs citing SRDF 28 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.011% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 13
Median daily rate £456 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.06% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £380 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £380 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5005 4762 4820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.08% 10.23% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3135 2884 2658
Median daily rate £400 £395 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 471 565
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SRDF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in England

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in England

SRDF
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SRDF across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SRDF Daily Rate Histogram in England

SRDF
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SRDF Hourly Rate Trend in England

SRDF
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 12 £613 +61.38%
West Midlands - 7 £400 -
Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
South East - 3 £463 -
SRDF
UK

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SRDF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SRDF.

1 36 (100.00%) EMC
2 34 (94.44%) SAN
3 28 (77.78%) NetApp
4 25 (69.44%) Linux
5 24 (66.67%) Oracle
6 23 (63.89%) Windows
6 23 (63.89%) IBM
7 22 (61.11%) Solaris
8 21 (58.33%) VMware
9 19 (52.78%) NAS
9 19 (52.78%) NFS
10 18 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
11 15 (41.67%) Cisco
11 15 (41.67%) SQL
12 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (38.89%) FCoE
12 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (36.11%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
14 12 (33.33%) Apache
14 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
14 12 (33.33%) Intel
14 12 (33.33%) Middleware
14 12 (33.33%) iSCSI
14 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (33.33%) Multicast
15 11 (30.56%) KVM
15 11 (30.56%) Banking
15 11 (30.56%) Xen
15 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) Apache
1 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 10 (27.78%) IIS
3 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) SAN
2 19 (52.78%) NAS
3 14 (38.89%) FCoE
4 13 (36.11%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 12 (33.33%) Multicast
6 11 (30.56%) HTTP
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
6 11 (30.56%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) Internet
7 7 (19.44%) LDAP
7 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.33%) VSAN
10 2 (5.56%) DMZ
10 2 (5.56%) DWDM
11 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) Hadoop
2 10 (27.78%) HBase
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Electronics
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Front Office
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Architect
6 3 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Storage Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) DBA
7 2 (5.56%) NetBackup Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Middleware
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) Rendezvous
2 9 (25.00%) XML
2 9 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) CLARiiON
3 7 (19.44%) Symmetrix
3 7 (19.44%) Symmetrix DMX
4 5 (13.89%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (13.89%) EMC VNX
4 5 (13.89%) Online Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Replication
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (5.56%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
3 22 (61.11%) Solaris
4 10 (27.78%) Unix
5 9 (25.00%) AIX
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.89%) SUSE
6 5 (13.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (13.89%) VMS
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Benchmarking
4 10 (27.78%) Change Management
5 9 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
6 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 7 (19.44%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Escalation Management
7 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.89%) Product Management
7 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (5.56%) High Availability
8 2 (5.56%) Microservices
8 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) NFS
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (30.56%) KVM
4 11 (30.56%) Xen
5 7 (19.44%) Veritas File System
5 7 (19.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (5.56%) vSphere
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (13.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.56%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) EMC
2 28 (77.78%) NetApp
3 24 (66.67%) Oracle
4 23 (63.89%) IBM
5 21 (58.33%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) Cisco
7 12 (33.33%) Intel
8 11 (30.56%) Sybase
9 9 (25.00%) 3PAR
9 9 (25.00%) DataSynapse
9 9 (25.00%) TIBCO
10 7 (19.44%) Brocade
10 7 (19.44%) HP
10 7 (19.44%) Sun
10 7 (19.44%) Veritas
11 5 (13.89%) Dell
11 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
12 4 (11.11%) AppDynamics
13 3 (8.33%) MuleSoft
14 2 (5.56%) Hitachi