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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 435 427 429
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing SRDF 14 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.038% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Median daily rate £575 £375 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £375 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £503 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £363 £431
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SRDF
England

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
2750 2291 2352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.95% 9.65% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1943 1493 1453
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 97 169
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.73 £43.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +40 4 £575 +6.97%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
SRDF
England

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) EMC
2 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 20 (90.91%) NetApp
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) NAS
3 19 (86.36%) Solaris
3 19 (86.36%) Linux
4 17 (77.27%) LAN
4 17 (77.27%) WAN
4 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) Intel
4 17 (77.27%) Cisco
4 17 (77.27%) NFS
4 17 (77.27%) VMware
4 17 (77.27%) Xen
4 17 (77.27%) FCoE
4 17 (77.27%) Fibre Channel
4 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (77.27%) Hyper-V
4 17 (77.27%) KVM
5 15 (68.18%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (63.64%) Benchmarking
6 14 (63.64%) Middleware
6 14 (63.64%) Multicast
6 14 (63.64%) iSCSI
7 12 (54.55%) IBM
7 12 (54.55%) Banking
8 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) NAS
1 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 17 (77.27%) FCoE
2 17 (77.27%) Fibre Channel
2 17 (77.27%) LAN
2 17 (77.27%) WAN
3 14 (63.64%) iSCSI
3 14 (63.64%) Multicast
4 11 (50.00%) HTTP
5 3 (13.64%) DWDM
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 10 (45.45%) HBase
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) OLTP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Architect
2 15 (68.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (45.45%) Lead Architect
4 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) NetBackup Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) SAN Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Middleware
2 8 (36.36%) Rendezvous
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) EMC Centera
1 3 (13.64%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (13.64%) Online Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (63.64%) Benchmarking
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Hyper-V
1 17 (77.27%) KVM
1 17 (77.27%) NFS
1 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (77.27%) Xen
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) EMC
2 20 (90.91%) NetApp
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) Intel
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle
3 17 (77.27%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) IBM
5 9 (40.91%) Sybase
6 8 (36.36%) DataSynapse
6 8 (36.36%) TIBCO
7 3 (13.64%) Brocade
8 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
9 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
9 1 (4.55%) WorldPay