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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC CLARiiON
Rank 597 572 542
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -30
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 33 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.064% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.20% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 32
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£375 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £286 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £600 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

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
19009 18274 17504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.08% 32.32% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11951 10994 10589
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 734 759 718
Average hourly rate £21.35 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 2 September 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 18 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 2 September 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 -16 23 £375 -6.25% 5
London -15 16 £375 -25.00% 2
Scotland 0 8 £375 +25.00%
City of London +8 5 £400 -20.00%
Glasgow +10 4 £450 +50.00%
South East -20 4 £363 +11.53%
Edinburgh - 3 £294 -
East of England +3 2 £350 +20.17%
Hampshire - 2 £353 -
Southampton - 2 £353 -
Cambridge -2 1 £315 +6.77%
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £315 +8.15%
Surrey -10 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £385 -
Docklands, London - 1 £403 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £375 -
Slough - 1 £375 -

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (98.41%) EMC
2 40 (63.49%) VMware
3 33 (52.38%) Cisco
3 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 29 (46.03%) Windows
5 28 (44.44%) vSphere
6 27 (42.86%) SAN
7 25 (39.68%) HP
8 24 (38.10%) Celerra
8 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (38.10%) EMC VNX
9 22 (34.92%) Fibre Channel
9 22 (34.92%) Migration
10 20 (31.75%) Dell Compellent
11 19 (30.16%) Hyper-V
12 18 (28.57%) ITIL
13 17 (26.98%) Linux
13 17 (26.98%) Dell
13 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
14 15 (23.81%) NetApp
14 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.81%) iSCSI
14 15 (23.81%) Brocade
14 15 (23.81%) EMC VMAX
15 14 (22.22%) Data Migration
15 14 (22.22%) EqualLogic
15 14 (22.22%) Oracle
16 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (20.63%) IBM
16 13 (20.63%) VMware ESX

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.52%) OpenStack
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) SAN
2 22 (34.92%) Fibre Channel
3 15 (23.81%) iSCSI
4 12 (19.05%) NAS
5 9 (14.29%) DNS
5 9 (14.29%) DHCP
6 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.11%) Firewall
7 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (9.52%) VLAN
8 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (6.35%) SSH
9 4 (6.35%) LDAP
9 4 (6.35%) FTP
10 3 (4.76%) Network Security
11 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) DTS
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) ERwin
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Publishing
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Front Office
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Storage Consultant
4 9 (14.29%) Architect
4 9 (14.29%) Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Storage Specialist
5 8 (12.70%) Storage Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Support Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Storage Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Celerra
1 24 (38.10%) EMC VNX
2 15 (23.81%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (22.22%) EqualLogic
4 9 (14.29%) Replication
5 7 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
6 6 (9.52%) EMC Centera
6 6 (9.52%) FlexPod
6 6 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (4.76%) Symmetrix
8 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.17%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.59%) Handset
9 1 (1.59%) Clustering
9 1 (1.59%) PDA
9 1 (1.59%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.87%) UNIX
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.70%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.94%) Debian
8 5 (7.94%) Solaris
9 4 (6.35%) SUSE
9 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.76%) CentOS
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.59%) AIX
11 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Migration
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 12 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.35%) Change Control
10 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.76%) Project Management
11 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (1.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) CCNA
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.52%) IBM Certification
2 5 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) vSphere
2 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (30.16%) Hyper-V
4 13 (20.63%) VMware ESX
5 12 (19.05%) NFS
6 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
6 10 (15.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (12.70%) SRDF
8 5 (7.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Samba
9 4 (6.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (4.76%) vCloud
10 3 (4.76%) Firmware
11 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.59%) Veritas File System
11 1 (1.59%) XenApp
11 1 (1.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (12.70%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.52%) EMC VPLEX
3 6 (9.52%) SnapMirror
3 6 (9.52%) SnapVault
4 4 (6.35%) Puppet
4 4 (6.35%) BladeLogic
5 3 (4.76%) WSUS
5 3 (4.76%) SCCM
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.59%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (1.59%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 62 (98.41%) EMC
2 40 (63.49%) VMware
3 33 (52.38%) Cisco
3 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 25 (39.68%) HP
5 20 (31.75%) Dell Compellent
6 17 (26.98%) Dell
6 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
7 15 (23.81%) NetApp
7 15 (23.81%) Brocade
8 14 (22.22%) Oracle
9 13 (20.63%) IBM
10 10 (15.87%) Symantec
11 9 (14.29%) 3PAR
12 8 (12.70%) Veritas
13 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
13 6 (9.52%) NetIQ
13 6 (9.52%) SAP
13 6 (9.52%) PlateSpin
13 6 (9.52%) Fujitsu