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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitachi
Rank 623 572 564
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -8
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 20 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.070% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 24
Median daily rate £413 £178 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.39% -60.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £165 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £175 £330
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.96%
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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 15 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 31 May 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 -27 19 £385 +116.90% 9
London +6 11 £450 -2.70% 6
South East -16 7 £350 -17.64% 2
Berkshire +1 6 £350 -17.64% 1
Reading -7 6 £350 -17.64% 1
City of London +36 3 £500 +8.10% 1
Hampshire +1 1 £350 - 1
East of England -12 1 £550 +214.28%
Wales - 1 £413 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £550 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £413 -
South Wales - 1 £413 -
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
Watford - 1 £550 -

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 23 (65.71%) SAN
4 21 (60.00%) IBM
5 16 (45.71%) Cisco
5 16 (45.71%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (42.86%) VMware
7 14 (40.00%) HP
7 14 (40.00%) EMC
8 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 11 (31.43%) Unix
10 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (28.57%) Dell
10 10 (28.57%) Firewall
10 10 (28.57%) Brocade
10 10 (28.57%) NAS
10 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
11 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (25.71%) Intel
11 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
11 9 (25.71%) CCNA
11 9 (25.71%) MCSA
11 9 (25.71%) MCP
12 7 (20.00%) Solaris
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
12 7 (20.00%) NetApp

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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) SAN
2 16 (45.71%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) NAS
3 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.57%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 9 (25.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (5.71%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) CLARiiON
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.71%) BBC
3 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) HACMP
3 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.57%) AIX
7 3 (8.57%) HPUX
8 2 (5.71%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (5.71%) NetWare
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
9 1 (2.86%) Debian
9 1 (2.86%) Fedora
9 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) Korn
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNA
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) MCP
2 9 (25.71%) MCSA
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) MBA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) NFS
4 4 (11.43%) StorNext
5 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.71%) Docker
6 2 (5.71%) GPFS
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.86%) Postfix
7 1 (2.86%) qmail
7 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.86%) Varnish
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.86%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) SnapMirror
4 2 (5.71%) SnapVault
5 1 (2.86%) Bacula
5 1 (2.86%) cPanel
5 1 (2.86%) Grafana
5 1 (2.86%) Graphite
5 1 (2.86%) Kibana
5 1 (2.86%) logstash
5 1 (2.86%) Plesk
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.86%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.86%) Xymon
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) IBM
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco
3 15 (42.86%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) EMC
4 14 (40.00%) HP
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) Brocade
6 10 (28.57%) Dell
7 9 (25.71%) Intel
8 7 (20.00%) NetApp
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (11.43%) Isilon
9 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.43%) StorageTek
9 4 (11.43%) Symantec
10 3 (8.57%) Citrix
10 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
11 2 (5.71%) Compaq
11 2 (5.71%) Veritas
12 1 (2.86%) Remedy