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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC CLARiiON
Rank 575 557 496
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -61
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 27 41 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.075% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 29
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£425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £317 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+38.80% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
- +18.81%

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
16836 16910 14791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 30.99% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10348 10427 8825
Average daily rate £425 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 659 667
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

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 28 April 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 19 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 28 April 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 27 £425 - 2
London -11 13 £425 - 2
South East -14 6 £465 +43.07%
City of London +19 5 £425 -
East of England +17 5 - -
Hertfordshire +5 5 - -
Watford - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Berkshire - 2 £465 -
Bracknell - 2 £465 -
Oxford - 2 £375 -
Potters Bar - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 45 (100.00%) EMC
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 32 (71.11%) VMware
4 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (51.11%) Cisco
5 23 (51.11%) SAN
6 21 (46.67%) HP
7 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 17 (37.78%) Celerra
9 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (35.56%) vSphere
10 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (31.11%) 3PAR
11 13 (28.89%) Symmetrix DMX
11 13 (28.89%) Symmetrix
12 11 (24.44%) EMC Centera
12 11 (24.44%) Migration
12 11 (24.44%) Brocade
12 11 (24.44%) NetApp
12 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
12 11 (24.44%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (22.22%) Firewall
14 9 (20.00%) Data Migration
14 9 (20.00%) NAS
15 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (17.78%) Internet
16 7 (15.56%) Linux
16 7 (15.56%) Project Management

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 9 (20.00%) NAS
4 8 (17.78%) Internet
5 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
8 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.22%) OSPF
8 1 (2.22%) BGP
8 1 (2.22%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.22%) SMS
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.22%) FWSM
8 1 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) DTS
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) ERwin
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Storage Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Storage Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Server Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Celerra
2 13 (28.89%) Symmetrix DMX
2 13 (28.89%) Symmetrix
3 11 (24.44%) EMC Centera
4 6 (13.33%) Replication
5 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.11%) EqualLogic
6 4 (8.89%) PDA
6 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
6 4 (8.89%) Handset
7 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
7 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
8 1 (2.22%) Clustering
8 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.22%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.56%) Linux
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.89%) Windows NT
6 4 (8.89%) HPUX
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX
8 1 (2.22%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Migration
1 11 (24.44%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.22%) Change Control
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.22%) ITIL
9 1 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.89%) MCITP
2 4 (8.89%) CCNP
2 4 (8.89%) CCNA
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) VCP4
2 4 (8.89%) VCP5
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (35.56%) vSphere
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Xen
5 3 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.44%) vCloud
6 2 (4.44%) SRDF
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (8.89%) OpenView
3 4 (8.89%) Legato
4 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (2.22%) SCCM
5 1 (2.22%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) EMC
2 32 (71.11%) VMware
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
4 21 (46.67%) HP
5 14 (31.11%) 3PAR
6 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (24.44%) Brocade
6 11 (24.44%) NetApp
7 6 (13.33%) IBM
8 5 (11.11%) Symantec
9 3 (6.67%) Fujitsu
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) Websense
9 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.22%) Remedy
11 1 (2.22%) Veeam
11 1 (2.22%) Dell
11 1 (2.22%) Oracle