The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 26 January 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Hitachi Ltd.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank 391 385 368
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.055% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.12% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
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£453 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.57% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Hitachi
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9539 9926 8910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.44% 45.39% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6358 6439 5645
Average daily rate £425 £421 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 230 282
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in London

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in London

Hitachi
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
City of London - - - - 1
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi.

1 18 (94.74%) SAN
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) EMC
6 9 (47.37%) UNIX
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (47.37%) XenApp
7 8 (42.11%) HP
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco
10 5 (26.32%) Solaris
10 5 (26.32%) Veritas
10 5 (26.32%) Banking
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
11 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (21.05%) NAS
11 4 (21.05%) Firewall
11 4 (21.05%) Migration
11 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (21.05%) CCNA
12 3 (15.79%) SLA

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.53%) Lync
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Server Support
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Server Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Server Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Support
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) WCF
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) ISMS
3 1 (5.26%) QMS
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) XenApp
3 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
4 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (10.53%) DFS Replication
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas File System
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) OpenView
2 2 (10.53%) Legato
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) EMC
4 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
5 8 (42.11%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Veritas
8 3 (15.79%) Symantec
9 2 (10.53%) Brocade
9 2 (10.53%) Lotus
9 2 (10.53%) NetApp
10 1 (5.26%) Sun