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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitachi
Rank 581 533 514
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -19
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 18 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.071% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 17
Average daily rate
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£438 £433 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% +7.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £378 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +39.34%

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
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 18 £438 +1.15% 6
South East -24 13 £250 -45.94%
Hampshire -7 7 - -
City of London +16 4 £463 +1.09% 1
London -15 4 £463 +5.11% 6
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £250 -
Reading -1 1 £375 -31.81%
Berkshire -11 1 £375 -25.00%
South West - 1 £650 -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Watford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hitachi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hitachi.

1 31 (86.11%) SAN
2 19 (52.78%) EMC
2 19 (52.78%) HP
3 18 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 15 (41.67%) IBM
6 13 (36.11%) Solaris
6 13 (36.11%) Java
7 12 (33.33%) C++
7 12 (33.33%) Perl
7 12 (33.33%) AIX
7 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 11 (30.56%) Cisco
8 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 10 (27.78%) Tivoli
9 10 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.00%) NAS
10 9 (25.00%) UNIX
11 8 (22.22%) HPUX
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Veritas
11 8 (22.22%) NetApp
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 8 (22.22%) Clustering
12 7 (19.44%) HACMP
12 7 (19.44%) Brocade
12 7 (19.44%) Korn

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hitachi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hitachi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
1 3 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) SAN
2 10 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Informix
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Software Engineer
1 10 (27.78%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Architect
3 2 (5.56%) Consultant
3 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
3 2 (5.56%) IBM Storage Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.78%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) SOAP
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
1 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) Ajax
1 5 (13.89%) JSON
1 5 (13.89%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) HACMP
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.56%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.78%) Open Source
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Solaris
3 12 (33.33%) AIX
4 9 (25.00%) UNIX
5 8 (22.22%) HPUX
6 7 (19.44%) NetWare
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.78%) OpenVMS
9 1 (2.78%) zOS
9 1 (2.78%) MVS
9 1 (2.78%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Web Development
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Management
7 1 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) C++
2 12 (33.33%) Perl
2 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) C
4 7 (19.44%) Korn
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) GPFS
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.11%) OpenView
2 4 (11.11%) SCOM
3 3 (8.33%) Legato
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) HP
1 19 (52.78%) EMC
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) IBM
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
5 8 (22.22%) NetApp
5 8 (22.22%) Veritas
6 7 (19.44%) Brocade
6 7 (19.44%) Compaq
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (11.11%) Dell
9 3 (8.33%) Citrix
9 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.56%) CommVault
11 1 (2.78%) Symantec
11 1 (2.78%) Novell
11 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.78%) F5
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