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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank 387 385 395
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 13 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.14% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 9
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£463 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £330 £444
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -25.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
10071 10275 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 43.98% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6701 6237
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 214 292
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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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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 +9 7 £463 - 1
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 9 (60.00%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) LPAR
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) Retail
6 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 5 (33.33%) Process Management
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
8 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (20.00%) vSphere
8 3 (20.00%) Puppet
8 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
8 3 (20.00%) KVM
8 3 (20.00%) Docker
8 3 (20.00%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) LPAR
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (33.33%) Process Management
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) QMS
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Samba
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Legato
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) WorldPay
6 3 (20.00%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle