The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 137 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.062% 0.034% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.56 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.61%
EqualLogic
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
935 762 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.97% 25.82% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 390 411
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 54 86
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -33.96%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EqualLogic Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EqualLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

EqualLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

EqualLogic
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - - - -
EqualLogic
England

EqualLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing EqualLogic 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 EqualLogic.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) LAN

EqualLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing EqualLogic 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 EqualLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam