The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 402 406 395
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 6 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.033% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£575 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7175 7861 8139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.58% 32.38% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4788 5398 5500
Average daily rate £450 £451 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Symmetrix
England

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in London

Symmetrix
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Symmetrix Daily Rate Trend in London

Symmetrix
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Symmetrix Hourly Rate Trend in London

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix.

1 10 (100.00%) EMC
2 9 (90.00%) CLARiiON
3 8 (80.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) Sun
4 6 (60.00%) Solaris
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Sybase
4 6 (60.00%) DB2
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (60.00%) Replication
4 6 (60.00%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Perl
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (20.00%) SRDF
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase ASE
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Sybase DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Sybase DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Database Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) CLARiiON
2 6 (60.00%) Replication
2 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (10.00%) Celerra
3 1 (10.00%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (20.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) EMC
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) Sybase
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) HP
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago