The first table below looks at the demand for Connectrix skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Connectrix over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Connectrix
Rank 570 555 563
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Connectrix 19 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.11% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£400 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7573 6986 8979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.87% 13.66% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4037 3623 3957
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 467 692
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%

Connectrix
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Connectrix within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Connectrix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

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

Connectrix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Connectrix
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Connectrix Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Connectrix 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 Connectrix.

1 30 (100.00%) EMC
1 30 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (83.33%) Brocade
3 23 (76.67%) Performance Management
3 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
3 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
3 23 (76.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (13.33%) Celerra
4 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 4 (13.33%) Firmware
5 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (6.67%) Replication
6 2 (6.67%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) NFS
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
6 2 (6.67%) SRDF
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Connectrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Connectrix 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 Connectrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Storage Engineer
2 21 (70.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Backup Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
1 4 (13.33%) Celerra
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.67%) NFS
2 2 (6.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.67%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) EMC
2 25 (83.33%) Brocade
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec