The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Hitachi Ltd.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 70 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.10% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+59.48% -14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
426 512 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.35% 52.57% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 197 200
Average daily rate £375 £363 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 33
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £31.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Hitachi
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) VTSP
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) KVM

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware