The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills 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 SRDF over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 250 242 257
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing SRDF 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
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£375 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £210
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +71.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
SRDF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1104 1055 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.95% 12.13% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 522 414
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 124 140
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.25 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SRDF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SRDF Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SRDF
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 SRDF within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Surrey - - - -
SRDF
England

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (50.00%) Connectrix
3 2 (50.00%) EMC Centera
3 2 (50.00%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) OCP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SRDF 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 SRDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (50.00%) EMC Centera
2 2 (50.00%) HACMP
3 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec