The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EqualLogic products and/or services 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 23 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Dell EqualLogic.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EqualLogic
UK
Rank 579 624 595
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -29
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.012% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.028% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 12
Median daily rate £286 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.21% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £310 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £390 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £286 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20308 21642 23146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.27% 43.30% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12489 12731 13574
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 861 1016
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

EqualLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EqualLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors 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 23 January 2017.

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 15 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +34 8 £286 -18.21% 6
London +13 2 £333 -16.87% 4
East Midlands - 2 - -
South East +17 1 £338 +3.84% 1
South West +4 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £263 - 1
Hinckley - 1 - -
Rotherham - 1 £273 -
Scunthorpe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £338 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £263 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £273 -
Yorkshire - 1 £273 -

EqualLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (78.95%) Dell
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) SAN
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (36.84%) EMC
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) SCCM
7 7 (36.84%) Veeam
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) vSphere
8 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
9 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
9 5 (26.32%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (21.05%) XenApp
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) Symantec
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange

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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.53%) VPLS
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) VCP5
3 1 (5.26%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GCP
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
5 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (21.05%) XenApp
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.26%) Firmware
7 1 (5.26%) NFS
7 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
3 5 (26.32%) SCOM
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.26%) Ansible
5 1 (5.26%) DameWare
5 1 (5.26%) Foglight
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Dell
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) EMC
5 7 (36.84%) Veeam
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) Symantec
8 3 (15.79%) Canon
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
8 3 (15.79%) NetApp
9 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (10.53%) Sophos
10 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
10 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 1 (5.26%) F5
10 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
10 1 (5.26%) Juniper
10 1 (5.26%) Mitel
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