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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 587 611 605
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing SRDF 19 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.006% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.059% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 10
Median daily rate £550 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SRDF
UK

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
5808 5065 5339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.67% 10.04% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3616 2972 2943
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 593 682
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 12 £613 -
Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
South West - 1 £360 -
SRDF
UK

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) EMC
2 36 (94.74%) SAN
3 35 (92.11%) Oracle
3 35 (92.11%) Windows
4 33 (86.84%) Solaris
4 33 (86.84%) NetApp
5 31 (81.58%) Linux
5 31 (81.58%) NAS
6 30 (78.95%) NFS
7 29 (76.32%) VMware
8 27 (71.05%) SQL
9 26 (68.42%) IBM
9 26 (68.42%) FCoE
10 25 (65.79%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (65.79%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (65.79%) Oracle RAC
10 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
11 24 (63.16%) Intel
11 24 (63.16%) Cisco
12 23 (60.53%) Xen
12 23 (60.53%) iSCSI
12 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (60.53%) Multicast
12 23 (60.53%) KVM
12 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
12 23 (60.53%) Middleware
12 23 (60.53%) LAN
12 23 (60.53%) WAN
13 22 (57.89%) Benchmarking
14 21 (55.26%) Apache

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 21 (55.26%) Apache
1 21 (55.26%) Tomcat
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 18 (47.37%) IIS
3 18 (47.37%) WebSphere
4 17 (44.74%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) SAN
2 31 (81.58%) NAS
3 26 (68.42%) FCoE
4 25 (65.79%) Fibre Channel
5 23 (60.53%) iSCSI
5 23 (60.53%) LAN
5 23 (60.53%) Multicast
5 23 (60.53%) WAN
6 20 (52.63%) HTTP
7 8 (21.05%) Internet
8 6 (15.79%) DNS
8 6 (15.79%) LDAP
8 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.89%) DWDM
10 2 (5.26%) DMZ
11 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) Hadoop
2 18 (47.37%) HBase
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) OLTP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 19 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Architect
2 24 (63.16%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Lead Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Digital Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) DBA
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (5.26%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) NetBackup Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) Middleware
2 16 (42.11%) HTML
2 16 (42.11%) Rendezvous
2 16 (42.11%) XML
2 16 (42.11%) XSLT
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Online Banking
1 6 (15.79%) Symmetrix
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) EMC Centera
4 3 (7.89%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (7.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Solaris
3 31 (81.58%) Linux
4 10 (26.32%) Unix
5 8 (21.05%) AIX
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.53%) SUSE
6 4 (10.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (10.53%) VMS
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (57.89%) Benchmarking
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.16%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Microservices
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (2.63%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) NFS
2 25 (65.79%) Oracle RAC
3 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
3 23 (60.53%) KVM
3 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (60.53%) Xen
4 6 (15.79%) Veritas File System
4 6 (15.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.63%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) EMC
2 35 (92.11%) Oracle
3 33 (86.84%) NetApp
4 29 (76.32%) VMware
5 26 (68.42%) IBM
6 24 (63.16%) Cisco
6 24 (63.16%) Intel
7 18 (47.37%) Sybase
8 16 (42.11%) DataSynapse
8 16 (42.11%) TIBCO
9 6 (15.79%) AppDynamics
9 6 (15.79%) Sun
9 6 (15.79%) Veritas
10 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
11 3 (7.89%) Brocade
12 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
12 2 (5.26%) Hitachi
12 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
13 1 (2.63%) WorldPay