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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitachi
Rank 631 634 603
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 19 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.036% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.082% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 20
Median daily rate £338 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £463 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £220 £375
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -41.33%
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
24523 25740 25862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.20% 44.05% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15198 14398
Median daily rate £404 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
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 834 1098 1103
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 17 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 25 August 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 -6 19 £338 -10.00% 13
South East +18 12 £310 -8.14% 3
Berkshire +15 6 £210 -44.00% 2
London -18 5 £375 - 6
Hampshire - 5 £310 -
Slough +8 3 £95 -74.66%
Farnborough - 3 £310 -
City of London +39 1 £402 - 2
Leeds +8 1 £280 - 1
West Yorkshire +5 1 £280 - 3
Yorkshire +4 1 £280 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £393 -
Nottingham - 1 £393 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £393 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 25 (67.57%) Windows
1 25 (67.57%) SAN
2 19 (51.35%) NAS
3 17 (45.95%) Linux
4 16 (43.24%) IBM
5 15 (40.54%) Migration
5 15 (40.54%) VMware
6 14 (37.84%) EMC
7 13 (35.14%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (32.43%) HP
9 11 (29.73%) Cisco
10 10 (27.03%) ITIL
10 10 (27.03%) Brocade
11 9 (24.32%) NetApp
11 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle
12 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
13 6 (16.22%) Unix
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
13 6 (16.22%) Dell
14 5 (13.51%) Intel
14 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (13.51%) CCNA
14 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
14 5 (13.51%) NFS
14 5 (13.51%) MCSA
14 5 (13.51%) MCP

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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) SAN
2 19 (51.35%) NAS
3 13 (35.14%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
5 5 (13.51%) Firewall
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (8.11%) DNS
7 2 (5.41%) DWDM
7 2 (5.41%) FCoE
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security
8 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.70%) Internet
8 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Hardware Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) NetBackup Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) EMC VNX
2 4 (10.81%) CLARiiON
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.41%) BBC
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) EMC Centera
3 2 (5.41%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.22%) Unix
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) Fedora
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Migration
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Capacity Management
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Escalation Management
7 1 (2.70%) Release Management
7 1 (2.70%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CCNA
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.51%) MCP
1 5 (13.51%) MCSA
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
2 1 (2.70%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.51%) NFS
3 4 (10.81%) StorNext
3 4 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.41%) Docker
4 2 (5.41%) SRDF
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) KVM
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.70%) Postfix
5 1 (2.70%) qmail
5 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.70%) Varnish
5 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.41%) SnapMirror
2 2 (5.41%) SnapVault
3 1 (2.70%) Bacula
3 1 (2.70%) Cacti
3 1 (2.70%) cPanel
3 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) Grafana
3 1 (2.70%) Graphite
3 1 (2.70%) Kibana
3 1 (2.70%) logstash
3 1 (2.70%) Plesk
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Salt
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) IBM
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) EMC
4 12 (32.43%) HP
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco
6 10 (27.03%) Brocade
7 9 (24.32%) NetApp
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle
9 6 (16.22%) Dell
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) Intel
11 4 (10.81%) Fujitsu
11 4 (10.81%) Isilon
11 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
11 4 (10.81%) StorageTek
12 3 (8.11%) QNAP
12 3 (8.11%) Symantec
13 2 (5.41%) Citrix
14 1 (2.70%) CommVault
14 1 (2.70%) Juniper