The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 242 234 242
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.036% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.074% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £330 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.75%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hitachi
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hitachi across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Hitachi Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi across the South East region.

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Hitachi
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +10 6 £280 -
Berkshire -7 2 £465 - 2
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Hitachi
England

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) IBM
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
3 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Compaq
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) HPUX
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) C
5 4 (30.77%) Brocade
5 4 (30.77%) Korn
5 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) NAS
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
4 3 (23.08%) NAS
4 3 (23.08%) LDAP
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) FCoE
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) HPUX
4 3 (23.08%) NetWare
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) Korn
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Compaq
4 4 (30.77%) Brocade
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
6 1 (7.69%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle