The table below looks at the statistics for Ionix skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ionix over the 3 months to 31 October 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Ionix
Rank 611 570 514
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -56
Contract jobs citing Ionix 1 17 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.032% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.022% 0.46% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Average daily rate
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- £600 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £438
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4589 3665 3493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 7.00% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2243 1834
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 158 187
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +18.97%

Ionix
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ionix within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Ionix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ionix
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ionix within the UK.

Ionix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ionix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ionix 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 Ionix.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (30.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) High Availability
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (30.00%) Document Management
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning

Ionix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ionix 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 Ionix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Storage Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (30.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (20.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
1 2 (20.00%) EMC Centera
2 1 (10.00%) Celerra
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Document Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (10.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec