The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Egenera products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Egenera over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Egenera, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Egenera
Rank 586 - 577
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Egenera 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% - 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25052 22396 27843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 46.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14091 11884 14183
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1189 1316
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

Egenera
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Egenera within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Egenera Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Egenera
Daily Rate Trend

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

Egenera Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Egenera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Egenera 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 Egenera.

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI

Egenera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Egenera 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 Egenera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Sun