The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi 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 Hitachi over the 3 months to 24 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 Hitachi Ltd.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hitachi
UK
Rank 576 596 600
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 17 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.074% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £388 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £358 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £418 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.63%
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
20304 21658 22770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.26% 43.32% 45.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12487 12740 13329
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 863 997
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 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hitachi
Daily Rate Trend

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

Hitachi Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hitachi
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hitachi within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Hitachi Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hitachi
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hitachi Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Hitachi
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +22 16 £425 +9.67% 8
South East +17 10 £375 +7.14%
Surrey - 7 - -
London +3 6 £425 +9.67% 5
Dorking - 6 - -
City of London - 3 £490 -
Hampshire - 2 £375 -
Caterham - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £375 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £375 -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi.

1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) SAN
4 14 (40.00%) HP
4 14 (40.00%) VMware
5 12 (34.29%) Migration
5 12 (34.29%) IBM
6 10 (28.57%) EMC
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
8 8 (22.86%) DB2
8 8 (22.86%) Citrix
8 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
8 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
8 8 (22.86%) Wyse
8 8 (22.86%) AS400
8 8 (22.86%) NetBackup
8 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
8 8 (22.86%) iSeries
8 8 (22.86%) XenApp
8 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
9 7 (20.00%) NAS
9 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) Unix
10 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell

Hitachi
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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.71%) DWDM
4 2 (5.71%) FCoE
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) ObjectStore
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) EMC Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Hardware Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) NetBackup Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) AS400
1 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
1 8 (22.86%) iSeries
1 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
2 6 (17.14%) EMC VNX
3 5 (14.29%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.71%) CMDB
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) EMC Centera
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Unix
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Escalation Management
5 1 (2.86%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) RHCE
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) XenApp
2 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.71%) SRDF
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) NetBackup
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.57%) Control-M
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.71%) Xymon
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) HP
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) IBM
3 10 (28.57%) EMC
4 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) Wyse
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 4 (11.43%) Fujitsu
7 4 (11.43%) Veritas
8 3 (8.57%) Brocade
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.57%) QNAP
9 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.71%) BMC
9 2 (5.71%) Remedy
9 2 (5.71%) Symantec
10 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
10 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark