The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EqualLogic in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell EqualLogic
Rank 641 612 595
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -17
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 12 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.050% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 16
Median daily rate £415 £350 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £465 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £96.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -83.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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
18146 17700 17472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.67% 31.73% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11799 10713 10680
Median daily rate £425 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 702 758
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 £11.93 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EqualLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EqualLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Trend

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

EqualLogic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EqualLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

EqualLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EqualLogic
Hourly Rate Trend

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

EqualLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EqualLogic
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 -41 11 £415 +18.57% 12
London +2 9 £415 +14.48% 1
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
City of London +37 2 - - 1
South East -29 2 £250 -28.57% 1
Oxfordshire +10 1 £250 -
Berkshire -3 1 - -
Wallingford - 1 £250 -
Newbury - 1 - -

EqualLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EqualLogic 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 EqualLogic.

1 18 (85.71%) Dell
1 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) SAN
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
7 7 (33.33%) Clustering
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) CCNA
9 5 (23.81%) NetApp
9 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 5 (23.81%) Replication
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) VMS
10 4 (19.05%) LAN

EqualLogic
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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) FTP
7 1 (4.76%) HTTP
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Storage Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) CLARiiON
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Celerra
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) IVR
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) VMS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
1 2 (9.52%) DevOps
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Data Management
2 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
2 1 (4.76%) High Availability
2 1 (4.76%) Information Security
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
2 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Network Management
2 1 (4.76%) Presales
2 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Server Building
2 1 (4.76%) System Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) DCSE
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) Postfix
6 1 (4.76%) vCloud
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Opsview
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Dell
1 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.76%) Google
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.76%) Lotus
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos