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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitachi
Rank 634 593 601
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +8
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 13 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.071% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 13
Median daily rate £350 £180 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -62.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £165 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £489 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £175 £280
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -37.50%
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
24072 24983 24115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.87% 44.52% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14772 14653 13569
Median daily rate £400 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 831 1112 1018
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 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 13 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 30 June 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 -16 12 £350 +94.44% 12
London +6 7 £420 +12.00% 9
South East +12 5 £338 -20.58%
Berkshire +1 3 £325 -23.52%
Reading -5 2 £338 -20.58%
City of London +52 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 £95 -
Newport - 1 £413 -
South Wales - 1 £413 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
Wales - 1 £413 -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 26 (72.22%) Linux
1 26 (72.22%) SAN
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) IBM
4 17 (47.22%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (44.44%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) HP
7 14 (38.89%) Cisco
7 14 (38.89%) EMC
8 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) NAS
9 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (25.00%) Unix
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (25.00%) Dell
10 9 (25.00%) Firewall
10 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (22.22%) Migration
11 8 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (22.22%) Brocade
11 8 (22.22%) Intel
11 8 (22.22%) Solaris
11 8 (22.22%) MCP
11 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
11 8 (22.22%) CCNA
11 8 (22.22%) MCSA
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) SAN
2 17 (47.22%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (36.11%) NAS
4 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SAN Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Database Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) EMC VNX
3 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.56%) BBC
4 2 (5.56%) HACMP
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (22.22%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 3 (8.33%) HPUX
7 2 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (5.56%) NetWare
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Debian
8 1 (2.78%) Fedora
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Korn
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) CCNA
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCP
2 8 (22.22%) MCSA
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) MBA
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) NFS
4 4 (11.11%) StorNext
4 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) Docker
6 2 (5.56%) GPFS
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.78%) KVM
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.78%) Postfix
7 1 (2.78%) qmail
7 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.78%) Varnish
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (2.78%) XenApp
7 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.56%) Ansible
4 2 (5.56%) SnapMirror
4 2 (5.56%) SnapVault
5 1 (2.78%) Bacula
5 1 (2.78%) cPanel
5 1 (2.78%) Grafana
5 1 (2.78%) Graphite
5 1 (2.78%) Kibana
5 1 (2.78%) logstash
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Plesk
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.78%) Salt
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.78%) Xymon
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) IBM
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) HP
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco
4 14 (38.89%) EMC
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) Dell
7 8 (22.22%) Brocade
7 8 (22.22%) Intel
8 7 (19.44%) NetApp
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 4 (11.11%) Fujitsu
9 4 (11.11%) Isilon
9 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.11%) StorageTek
9 4 (11.11%) Symantec
10 3 (8.33%) Citrix
11 2 (5.56%) Compaq
11 2 (5.56%) Veritas
12 1 (2.78%) Remedy
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