The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CLARiiON in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CLARiiON over the 3 months to 6 July 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC CLARiiON
Rank 575 560 523
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -37
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 34 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.059% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 16
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£375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17249 16891 16442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 31.92% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 10362 9696
Average daily rate £415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 640 726
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

CLARiiON
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CLARiiON Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CLARiiON
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK.

CLARiiON Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CLARiiON
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

CLARiiON Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CLARiiON
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK.

CLARiiON Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CLARiiON
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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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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
England -8 30 £380 -10.58% 3
East of England - 13 £315 -
London -6 10 £400 -5.88% 2
Hertfordshire - 7 £385 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £314 -
City of London -3 4 £475 - 1
Potters Bar - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £314 -
Scotland 0 3 £375 +25.00%
Merseyside -11 3 £475 -
Liverpool -11 3 £475 -
North West -15 3 £475 -
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
Glasgow +2 1 £375 +25.00%
Bedford - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CLARiiON 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 CLARiiON.

1 65 (100.00%) EMC
2 45 (69.23%) VMware
3 40 (61.54%) Windows
4 37 (56.92%) Cisco
5 34 (52.31%) SAN
6 31 (47.69%) HP
7 30 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (43.08%) EMC VNX
9 26 (40.00%) Celerra
10 25 (38.46%) vSphere
11 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
11 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
12 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (30.77%) NetApp
14 18 (27.69%) 3PAR
15 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (26.15%) Brocade
15 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
15 17 (26.15%) Migration
16 16 (24.62%) EMC Centera
16 16 (24.62%) NAS
16 16 (24.62%) Symmetrix DMX
17 15 (23.08%) Dell Compellent
18 14 (21.54%) Linux
18 14 (21.54%) Data Migration
19 13 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
19 13 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
19 13 (20.00%) ITIL
19 13 (20.00%) Firewall
19 13 (20.00%) Symmetrix

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CLARiiON 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 CLARiiON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (52.31%) SAN
2 16 (24.62%) NAS
3 13 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (20.00%) Firewall
4 10 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 8 (12.31%) DNS
6 6 (9.23%) DHCP
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.69%) Network Security
7 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (6.15%) Internet
9 3 (4.62%) VLAN
10 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.54%) FWSM
10 1 (1.54%) OSPF
10 1 (1.54%) BGP
10 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.54%) SMS
10 1 (1.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) DTS
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) ERwin
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Storage Specialist
3 11 (16.92%) Storage Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Storage Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Storage Architect
8 3 (4.62%) UNIX Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) EMC VNX
2 26 (40.00%) Celerra
3 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
4 16 (24.62%) Symmetrix DMX
4 16 (24.62%) EMC Centera
5 13 (20.00%) Symmetrix
6 11 (16.92%) EMC VMAX
7 10 (15.38%) Replication
7 10 (15.38%) EqualLogic
8 5 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (4.62%) FlexPod
10 2 (3.08%) PDA
10 2 (3.08%) HP Storage
10 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
10 2 (3.08%) Handset
11 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
11 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.54%) Linux
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (7.69%) UNIX
6 5 (7.69%) Debian
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 5 (7.69%) HPUX
7 4 (6.15%) Solaris
7 4 (6.15%) Windows NT
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Migration
2 14 (21.54%) Data Migration
3 13 (20.00%) ITIL
3 13 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 11 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.31%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (10.77%) Capacity Management
6 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Change Control
8 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.62%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.54%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) C
3 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.54%) VBScript
4 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) CCNA
1 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (6.15%) VCP4
4 4 (6.15%) VCP5
4 4 (6.15%) MCITP
4 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.62%) IBM Certification
6 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (38.46%) vSphere
3 23 (35.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.92%) VMware ESX
5 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
6 6 (9.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (7.69%) SRDF
8 4 (6.15%) NFS
8 4 (6.15%) vCloud
9 3 (4.62%) Firmware
9 3 (4.62%) Xen
10 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.54%) Veritas File System
10 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (10.77%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (6.15%) EMC VPLEX
4 4 (6.15%) Backup Exec
4 4 (6.15%) OpenView
4 4 (6.15%) Legato
5 3 (4.62%) Puppet
5 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (4.62%) SnapMirror
5 3 (4.62%) SnapVault
5 3 (4.62%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.08%) WSUS
6 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.08%) SCCM
7 1 (1.54%) SCOM
7 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.54%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (1.54%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) EMC
2 45 (69.23%) VMware
3 37 (56.92%) Cisco
4 31 (47.69%) HP
5 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 20 (30.77%) NetApp
7 18 (27.69%) 3PAR
8 17 (26.15%) Brocade
9 15 (23.08%) Dell Compellent
10 12 (18.46%) Dell
11 11 (16.92%) IBM
12 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
12 10 (15.38%) Symantec
13 9 (13.85%) Oracle
14 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
14 6 (9.23%) Fujitsu
15 5 (7.69%) F5
16 4 (6.15%) Veeam
17 3 (4.62%) PlateSpin
17 3 (4.62%) Hitachi