The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF 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 SRDF over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 546 544 508
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -36
Contract jobs citing SRDF 30 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 2
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£450 £575 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.27% +12.50%
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 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
4781 4434 3958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.75% 9.28% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2638 2263 1938
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 587 537 619
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SRDF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +15 23 £450 -23.40% 2
East of England - 3 - -
East Midlands - - - -
SRDF
UK

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 49 (100.00%) EMC
2 35 (71.43%) SAN
3 33 (67.35%) VMware
4 32 (65.31%) Windows
4 32 (65.31%) Cisco
5 23 (46.94%) Migration
6 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (36.73%) HPUX
6 18 (36.73%) Symmetrix
6 18 (36.73%) Symmetrix DMX
7 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (34.69%) Oracle
8 16 (32.65%) NetApp
8 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
8 16 (32.65%) Linux
8 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (32.65%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (30.61%) Solaris
10 13 (26.53%) IBM
10 13 (26.53%) SQL
10 13 (26.53%) FCoE
11 12 (24.49%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (24.49%) Multicast
11 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
11 12 (24.49%) NAS
11 12 (24.49%) iSCSI
11 12 (24.49%) Xen
11 12 (24.49%) NFS
11 12 (24.49%) LAN

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SRDF 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 SRDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) IIS
1 9 (18.37%) Apache
1 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 9 (18.37%) WebSphere
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) SAN
2 13 (26.53%) FCoE
3 12 (24.49%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (24.49%) Multicast
3 12 (24.49%) iSCSI
3 12 (24.49%) NAS
3 12 (24.49%) LAN
3 12 (24.49%) WAN
4 9 (18.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.29%) HBase
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) DTS
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ERwin
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
1 8 (16.33%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Consultant
2 15 (30.61%) Storage Consultant
3 14 (28.57%) Architect
4 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (22.45%) Storage Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) EMC Engineer
7 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (16.33%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Administrator
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Storage Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.08%) Operations Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) SAN Consultant
11 1 (2.04%) EMC Storage Administrator
11 1 (2.04%) Senior Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Rendezvous
1 10 (20.41%) Middleware
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
2 9 (18.37%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) XSLT
3 1 (2.04%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Symmetrix
1 18 (36.73%) Symmetrix DMX
2 6 (12.24%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.08%) EMC Centera
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) HPUX
2 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (32.65%) Linux
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (30.61%) Solaris
6 8 (16.33%) UNIX
7 6 (12.24%) AIX
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Migration
2 11 (22.45%) Benchmarking
2 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) High Availability
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) ERP
5 2 (4.08%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Release Management
5 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (32.65%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) NFS
2 12 (24.49%) Xen
2 12 (24.49%) KVM
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.12%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) EMC
2 33 (67.35%) VMware
3 32 (65.31%) Cisco
4 17 (34.69%) Oracle
5 16 (32.65%) NetApp
6 13 (26.53%) IBM
7 12 (24.49%) Intel
8 10 (20.41%) DataSynapse
8 10 (20.41%) TIBCO
9 7 (14.29%) Brocade
9 7 (14.29%) Sybase
10 5 (10.20%) 29West
11 2 (4.08%) HP
11 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.04%) Remedy
12 1 (2.04%) OpenText
12 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.04%) Veritas
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