The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CLARiiON in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CLARiiON over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC CLARiiON
Rank 652 620 582
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -38
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 12 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.048% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 28
Median daily rate £405 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £360 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £465 £335
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +38.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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
18208 17980 17517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.58% 31.69% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11846 10898 10690
Median daily rate £425 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 704 760
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.96 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

CLARiiON
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CLARiiON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 8 £389 -8.52%
South East -17 3 £389 -16.39%
Renfrewshire - 3 £405 -
Scotland - 3 £405 - 1
Erskine - 3 £405 -
Leeds +2 2 £419 -1.47%
Hampshire +2 2 £389 -22.25%
Yorkshire +1 2 £419 -1.47%
West Yorkshire -3 2 £419 -1.47%
London -31 2 £450 +5.88%
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £388 -
Southampton - 1 £390 -
Wales - 1 £413 -
Cumbria - 1 £250 -
Newport - 1 £413 -
South Wales - 1 £413 -
North West - 1 £250 -

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CLARiiON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CLARiiON.

1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 16 (88.89%) SAN
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) EMC VNX
5 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 10 (55.56%) Symmetrix
5 10 (55.56%) Celerra
5 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) HP
7 8 (44.44%) NAS
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Migration
9 6 (33.33%) Replication
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
10 5 (27.78%) Unix
10 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
11 4 (22.22%) NetApp
11 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (22.22%) Brocade
11 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
11 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
11 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (44.44%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Storage Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Backup Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAN Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Scripter
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) EMC VNX
2 10 (55.56%) Celerra
2 10 (55.56%) Symmetrix
3 6 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (11.11%) Clustering
5 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.11%) EqualLogic
5 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (11.11%) IBM XIV
6 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.11%) CCDE
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Docker
5 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.56%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.56%) Graphite
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Opsview
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (5.56%) Salt
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) Brocade
7 4 (22.22%) NetApp
8 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) Symantec
9 2 (11.11%) Dell
9 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
9 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
9 2 (11.11%) Veritas
10 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
10 1 (5.56%) IronPort
10 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 1 (5.56%) Veeam