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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitachi
Rank 618 649 604
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -45
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 18 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.026% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.060% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 19
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £395 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £260 £330
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -21.21%
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
23644 24948 26301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14457 14759 14896
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1208
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 2016.

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 14 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 1 October 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 +24 18 £375 +11.11% 15
South East +18 9 £310 -8.14% 4
London +9 7 £402 +7.06% 6
Berkshire +14 5 - - 2
Hampshire - 4 £310 -
Slough +2 3 - -
City of London - 3 £476 -
Farnborough - 3 £310 -
East Midlands - 1 £393 -
Yorkshire - 1 £280 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £280 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £393 -
Nottingham - 1 £393 -
Leeds - 1 £280 -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 (64.52%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Migration
4 12 (38.71%) NAS
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) EMC
8 8 (25.81%) HP
9 7 (22.58%) NetApp
9 7 (22.58%) IBM
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) Unix
10 6 (19.35%) NetBackup
11 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
11 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (16.13%) Solaris
11 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
12 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
12 4 (12.90%) Python
12 4 (12.90%) CLARiiON
12 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
12 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.90%) Brocade
12 4 (12.90%) Fujitsu
13 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
13 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.45%) DWDM
5 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.45%) FCoE
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Storage Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Hardware Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) NetBackup Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (3.23%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
2 4 (12.90%) CLARiiON
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 2 (6.45%) EMC Centera
3 2 (6.45%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Migration
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Escalation Management
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
1 4 (12.90%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) SRDF
2 2 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.68%) Control-M
3 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.45%) SnapMirror
3 2 (6.45%) SnapVault
3 2 (6.45%) Xymon
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) EMC
3 8 (25.81%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) IBM
4 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 4 (12.90%) Brocade
5 4 (12.90%) Fujitsu
6 3 (9.68%) QNAP
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) BMC
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Intel
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Remedy
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas
8 1 (3.23%) WorldPay