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 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitachi
Rank 631 607 574
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -33
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 12 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.068% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 14
Median daily rate £350 £180 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -61.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £165 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £459 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £175 £463
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -62.16%
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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 July 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 10 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 July 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 -40 12 £350 +94.44% 5
South East +2 6 £325 -13.33%
London -5 6 £450 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +7 4 £210 -44.00%
City of London +45 1 - - 1
Slough +7 1 £95 -74.66%
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
Reading - 1 £325 -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) SAN
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) VMware
4 14 (41.18%) IBM
4 14 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (38.24%) NAS
5 13 (38.24%) EMC
6 12 (35.29%) HP
7 10 (29.41%) Migration
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco
7 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) Unix
8 8 (23.53%) Solaris
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) Brocade
10 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) Dell
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.65%) NetApp
10 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
11 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
11 5 (14.71%) Intel
11 5 (14.71%) Ethernet

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.94%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) SAN
2 14 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (38.24%) NAS
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.82%) DNS
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.94%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Administrator
2 9 (26.47%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) SAN Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Database Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Clustering
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.82%) CLARiiON
3 3 (8.82%) EMC VNX
3 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.88%) BBC
4 2 (5.88%) HACMP
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Solaris
3 8 (23.53%) Unix
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) AIX
6 3 (8.82%) HPUX
7 2 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (5.88%) NetWare
8 1 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Debian
8 1 (2.94%) Fedora
8 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Release Management
7 1 (2.94%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C
2 2 (5.88%) C++
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) Korn
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) CCNA
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCP
2 5 (14.71%) MCSA
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MBA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) NFS
4 4 (11.76%) StorNext
4 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.88%) Docker
6 2 (5.88%) GPFS
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.94%) KVM
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.94%) Postfix
7 1 (2.94%) qmail
7 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.94%) Varnish
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
7 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) SnapMirror
4 2 (5.88%) SnapVault
5 1 (2.94%) Bacula
5 1 (2.94%) Cacti
5 1 (2.94%) cPanel
5 1 (2.94%) Grafana
5 1 (2.94%) Graphite
5 1 (2.94%) Kibana
5 1 (2.94%) logstash
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Salt
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.94%) WSUS
5 1 (2.94%) Xymon
5 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) IBM
3 13 (38.24%) EMC
4 12 (35.29%) HP
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco
6 7 (20.59%) Brocade
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) Dell
7 6 (17.65%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Intel
9 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu
9 4 (11.76%) Isilon
9 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.76%) StorageTek
9 4 (11.76%) Symantec
10 3 (8.82%) Citrix
11 2 (5.88%) Compaq
11 2 (5.88%) Veritas
12 1 (2.94%) Remedy