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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 570 542 547
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 32 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.077% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 29
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£400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
26125 25038 26975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.89% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14683 13889 13716
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1119 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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 1 September 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 19 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 1 September 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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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 -22 31 £400 -5.88% 17
London -6 18 £425 - 13
South East +2 12 £285 - 1
City of London +18 7 £450 +5.88% 4
Berkshire +12 2 £325 - 1
Reading +8 1 £375 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Watford - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 58 (74.36%) SAN
2 41 (52.56%) VMware
3 39 (50.00%) EMC
4 34 (43.59%) HP
5 30 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (34.62%) Cisco
6 27 (34.62%) Windows
7 24 (30.77%) Linux
8 23 (29.49%) UNIX
8 23 (29.49%) IBM
8 23 (29.49%) NAS
9 21 (26.92%) NetApp
10 15 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (17.95%) Banking
11 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (16.67%) Citrix
12 13 (16.67%) Brocade
12 13 (16.67%) vSphere
13 12 (15.38%) Solaris
13 12 (15.38%) Replication
14 11 (14.10%) Veritas
14 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.82%) HPUX
15 10 (12.82%) Finance
15 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
15 10 (12.82%) Symantec
16 9 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
16 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (3.85%) Apache
1 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.85%) IIS
1 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.28%) Lync
3 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (74.36%) SAN
2 23 (29.49%) NAS
3 15 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (6.41%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.13%) WAN
5 4 (5.13%) Firewall
6 3 (3.85%) Wireless
6 3 (3.85%) DNS
7 2 (2.56%) DHCP
7 2 (2.56%) LDAP
7 2 (2.56%) LAN
8 1 (1.28%) VoIP
8 1 (1.28%) IPv4
8 1 (1.28%) IPv6
8 1 (1.28%) VLAN
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.28%) DMZ
8 1 (1.28%) Internet
8 1 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.95%) Banking
2 10 (12.82%) Finance
3 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Law
5 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.56%) Publishing
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Consultant
2 13 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Storage Consultant
4 8 (10.26%) Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Administrator
5 6 (7.69%) Server Support
5 6 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Server Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Support
6 5 (6.41%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Backup Specialist
8 3 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) SAN Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
1 4 (5.13%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
2 3 (3.85%) Ajax
3 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.56%) Middleware
3 2 (2.56%) WCF
3 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET
3 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) XSL
4 1 (1.28%) EDI
4 1 (1.28%) REST
4 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Replication
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
3 7 (8.97%) EMC Centera
4 5 (6.41%) HACMP
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) AS400
7 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Linux
3 23 (29.49%) UNIX
4 12 (15.38%) Solaris
5 10 (12.82%) HPUX
6 9 (11.54%) AIX
6 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.41%) NetWare
9 2 (2.56%) VMS
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (11.54%) Migration
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL
4 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) ERP
6 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.56%) Requirements Management
7 2 (2.56%) Project Management
7 2 (2.56%) MVC
7 2 (2.56%) Validation
7 2 (2.56%) Change Control
7 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.56%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.28%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.28%) Network Management
8 1 (1.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) Perl
2 8 (10.26%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) Shell Script
3 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.69%) C++
4 6 (7.69%) Korn
4 6 (7.69%) SQL
5 5 (6.41%) C
6 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.56%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.69%) VCDX
2 6 (7.69%) VCAP
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) CCNP
4 2 (2.56%) CCNA
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) VTSP
5 1 (1.28%) VCP5
5 1 (1.28%) VCP4
5 1 (1.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.67%) vSphere
3 7 (8.97%) XenDesktop
3 7 (8.97%) XenApp
4 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.41%) GPFS
6 4 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.56%) NFS
8 2 (2.56%) XenServer
8 2 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (2.56%) KVM
8 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.56%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.28%) SRDF
9 1 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Tivoli
1 9 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.28%) Control-M
3 1 (1.28%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) VMware
2 39 (50.00%) EMC
3 34 (43.59%) HP
4 27 (34.62%) Cisco
5 23 (29.49%) IBM
6 21 (26.92%) NetApp
7 13 (16.67%) Citrix
7 13 (16.67%) Brocade
8 11 (14.10%) Veritas
8 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
9 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
9 10 (12.82%) Symantec
10 9 (11.54%) Oracle
11 7 (8.97%) 3PAR
12 6 (7.69%) Compaq
13 4 (5.13%) CommVault
14 3 (3.85%) Sun
14 3 (3.85%) Juniper
15 2 (2.56%) BMC
15 2 (2.56%) Lotus
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