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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC CLARiiON
Rank 581 523 498
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -25
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 14 59 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 39 35
Average daily rate
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£339 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%

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
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 22 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 19 December 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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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 -67 13 £339 -9.66% 6
London 0 7 £414 +10.33% 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Sheffield - 3 - -
City of London +6 1 £475 +14.45%
Berkshire +2 1 £300 -33.33%
South East -38 1 £300 -20.00% 4
North West - 1 £325 -
Wigan - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £325 -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Gaydon - - - -

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) EMC
2 29 (50.88%) VMware
3 26 (45.61%) Windows
4 23 (40.35%) Solaris
4 23 (40.35%) Red Hat
4 23 (40.35%) vSphere
5 20 (35.09%) SAN
5 20 (35.09%) Linux
6 18 (31.58%) IBM
7 17 (29.82%) DNS
7 17 (29.82%) NetBackup
8 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (24.56%) Symantec
10 14 (24.56%) Banking
11 13 (22.81%) Symmetrix
11 13 (22.81%) Replication
11 13 (22.81%) Sun
12 12 (21.05%) NetApp
12 12 (21.05%) Perl
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.05%) Sybase
12 12 (21.05%) DB2
12 12 (21.05%) Cisco
12 12 (21.05%) Investment Banking
12 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
12 12 (21.05%) Sybase ASE
13 11 (19.30%) HP
14 10 (17.54%) ITIL

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (14.04%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (12.28%) GlassFish
2 7 (12.28%) IBM Notes
2 7 (12.28%) IIS
3 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) JBoss
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) SAN
2 17 (29.82%) DNS
3 8 (14.04%) DHCP
4 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.26%) Connectrix
6 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.75%) NAS
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.75%) VPN
7 1 (1.75%) LDAP
7 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.75%) FTP
7 1 (1.75%) LAN
7 1 (1.75%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) SMTP
7 1 (1.75%) SSH
7 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 12 (21.05%) DB2
1 12 (21.05%) Sybase ASE
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (24.56%) Banking
2 12 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Consultant
1 12 (21.05%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Sybase DBA
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) DBA
4 6 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Web Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Database Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Database Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Sybase Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Web Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Backup Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Symmetrix
1 13 (22.81%) Replication
2 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (14.04%) Celerra
4 5 (8.77%) Symmetrix DMX
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) EMC Centera
5 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
6 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.51%) Clustering
8 1 (1.75%) PDA
8 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 23 (40.35%) Solaris
3 20 (35.09%) Linux
4 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.77%) AIX
9 3 (5.26%) UNIX
10 2 (3.51%) Debian
11 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Change Management
3 7 (12.28%) Web Development
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 4 (7.02%) BCP
7 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Perl
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) CCNA
1 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.75%) EMC Certification
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) vSphere
2 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.02%) vCloud
3 4 (7.02%) SRDF
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) NFS
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) XenServer
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.75%) Squid
5 1 (1.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.53%) EMC Navisphere
2 6 (10.53%) SCOM
3 4 (7.02%) EMC TimeFinder
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (7.02%) Puppet
3 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (7.02%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) EMC
2 29 (50.88%) VMware
3 23 (40.35%) Red Hat
4 18 (31.58%) IBM
5 14 (24.56%) Symantec
6 13 (22.81%) Sun
7 12 (21.05%) NetApp
7 12 (21.05%) Sybase
7 12 (21.05%) Cisco
8 11 (19.30%) HP
9 9 (15.79%) Dell
10 8 (14.04%) Lotus
11 7 (12.28%) Brocade
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.28%) Adobe
12 5 (8.77%) F5
12 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
12 5 (8.77%) CommVault
13 4 (7.02%) Veritas