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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank - 159 139
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.025% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.082% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £263 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
EqualLogic
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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
1269 1221 922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.54% 30.71% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 661 470
Average daily rate £388 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 73 83
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

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