The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
EqualLogic
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 155 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.63% 35.71% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 99
Average daily rate £375 £435 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 16
Average hourly rate £30.08 £13.00 £23.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.34% -43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%