The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SRDF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 304 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.03% 9.42% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 142 98
Average daily rate £335 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 39
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SRDF
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Brocade
1 5 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) HP

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) EMC Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) EMC Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) HP Storage Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) HP Storage Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Storage Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Storage Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) NetBackup Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Storage Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Brocade
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) HP