The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
England / London
Rank 396 411 412
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing SRDF 12 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.019% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 0.19% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 10
Median daily rate £613 £380 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.38% -17.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £380 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £380 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2347 2072 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.27% 9.89% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1424 1285
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 84 114
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.48 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SRDF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in London

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in London

SRDF
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SRDF across the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SRDF Daily Rate Histogram in London

SRDF
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SRDF Hourly Rate Trend in London

SRDF
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 £602 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
SRDF
England

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for SRDF.

1 17 (100.00%) EMC
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 15 (88.24%) Solaris
4 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 14 (82.35%) NetApp
4 14 (82.35%) NAS
5 13 (76.47%) FCoE
5 13 (76.47%) Linux
6 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 12 (70.59%) NFS
6 12 (70.59%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (64.71%) Multicast
7 11 (64.71%) iSCSI
7 11 (64.71%) Middleware
7 11 (64.71%) VMware
7 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (64.71%) Banking
7 11 (64.71%) Intel
7 11 (64.71%) Cisco
7 11 (64.71%) IBM
7 11 (64.71%) Apache
7 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
8 10 (58.82%) Sybase
8 10 (58.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (58.82%) HTTP
8 10 (58.82%) LAN
8 10 (58.82%) WAN

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (64.71%) Apache
1 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (52.94%) IIS
3 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) NAS
3 13 (76.47%) FCoE
4 12 (70.59%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (64.71%) iSCSI
5 11 (64.71%) Multicast
6 10 (58.82%) HTTP
6 10 (58.82%) LAN
6 10 (58.82%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) Internet
8 2 (11.76%) DMZ
8 2 (11.76%) DWDM
9 1 (5.88%) DNS
9 1 (5.88%) LDAP
9 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 9 (52.94%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Architect
2 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (11.76%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) NetBackup Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Middleware
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) Rendezvous
2 8 (47.06%) XML
2 8 (47.06%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Online Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) EMC Centera
3 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Solaris
3 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (58.82%) Benchmarking
3 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) NFS
2 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 10 (58.82%) KVM
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Xen
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas File System
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.76%) OpenAM
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) NetApp
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) IBM
4 11 (64.71%) Intel
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) Sybase
6 8 (47.06%) DataSynapse
6 8 (47.06%) TIBCO
7 4 (23.53%) AppDynamics
8 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
9 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
9 2 (11.76%) Brocade
9 2 (11.76%) Hitachi
10 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (5.88%) Sun
10 1 (5.88%) Veritas