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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 570 530 540
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 25 48 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.093% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 24
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£375 £394 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £501 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.56 -

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
24986 23903 24821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.57% 46.22% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14755 13590 12768
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1228 1186 1392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 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 26 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 22 £375 -4.76% 9
London -8 9 £453 +0.55% 7
South East -13 8 £330 -17.50% 1
Berkshire +5 5 £330 - 1
City of London +24 4 £463 +8.82% 4
Scotland -9 3 £445 +31.85% 1
North West -6 2 - - 1
West Midlands -12 2 - -
East of England - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
York - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 43 (78.18%) SAN
2 27 (49.09%) VMware
3 26 (47.27%) EMC
4 25 (45.45%) Linux
5 24 (43.64%) HP
6 22 (40.00%) Windows
7 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (34.55%) Cisco
9 15 (27.27%) NetApp
9 15 (27.27%) Brocade
10 14 (25.45%) UNIX
10 14 (25.45%) NAS
11 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (23.64%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (23.64%) IBM
12 12 (21.82%) Java
12 12 (21.82%) SQL
13 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 11 (20.00%) Citrix
14 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
14 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
14 10 (18.18%) C++
14 10 (18.18%) Perl
14 10 (18.18%) Solaris
14 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
15 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (16.36%) XenApp
15 9 (16.36%) Ajax
15 9 (16.36%) HTML
15 9 (16.36%) JavaScript

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.64%) Lync
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (78.18%) SAN
2 14 (25.45%) NAS
3 13 (23.64%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.27%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) MPLS
5 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) DHCP
5 2 (3.64%) DNS
5 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.82%) Informix
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Law
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Server Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Server Support
5 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 5 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Backup Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Ajax
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) REST
2 7 (12.73%) JSON
2 7 (12.73%) Middleware
2 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
2 7 (12.73%) SOAP
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.64%) WCF
4 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.82%) XSL
5 1 (1.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
1 7 (12.73%) EMC Centera
2 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) HACMP
4 2 (3.64%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 22 (40.00%) Windows
3 14 (25.45%) UNIX
4 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (18.18%) Solaris
6 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (10.91%) AIX
8 6 (10.91%) HPUX
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.45%) NetWare
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) Web Development
1 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
1 7 (12.73%) OO
2 6 (10.91%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 3 (5.45%) ERP
3 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.64%) MVC
4 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Change Control
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 10 (18.18%) C++
2 10 (18.18%) Perl
2 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) Ruby
4 7 (12.73%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) C
5 3 (5.45%) Korn
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) MUMPS
7 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.27%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.64%) VTSP
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) VCP4
5 1 (1.82%) VCDX
5 1 (1.82%) VCAP
5 1 (1.82%) VCP5
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) XenApp
3 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) GPFS
6 2 (3.64%) NFS
6 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.64%) KVM
6 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.64%) Veritas File System
6 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) Squid
7 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Tivoli
1 6 (10.91%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.64%) Legato
2 2 (3.64%) Control-M
2 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.64%) OpenView
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 26 (47.27%) EMC
3 24 (43.64%) HP
4 19 (34.55%) Cisco
5 15 (27.27%) NetApp
5 15 (27.27%) Brocade
6 13 (23.64%) IBM
7 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.00%) Citrix
8 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 8 (14.55%) Veritas
9 8 (14.55%) 3PAR
10 7 (12.73%) Symantec
10 7 (12.73%) Oracle
11 3 (5.45%) Compaq
12 2 (3.64%) CommVault
12 2 (3.64%) Lotus
13 1 (1.82%) F5
13 1 (1.82%) Sun
13 1 (1.82%) Dell
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