The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
EqualLogic
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 106 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.28% 29.86% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 43 23
Median daily rate £325 £338 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £193 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Median hourly rate £12.49 £32.41 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.46% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £11.88 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £51.67 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%