The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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.

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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +39.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
999 988 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.26% 40.51% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 452 467
Average daily rate £365 £358 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.95% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.00 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) MUMPS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Dell