The first table below looks at the demand for Legato skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legato over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Legato
Rank 561 558 552
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Legato 11 8 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.016% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.21% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 20
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£425 £338 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -12.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £348
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -13.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3986 3750 3816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.51% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2344 2109 1925
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 171 182
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.70 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.13 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +17.14%

Legato
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Legato Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Legato
Daily Rate Trend

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

Legato Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Legato
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legato within the UK.

Legato Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Legato
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legato within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 -3 10 £425 +17.24% 2
London +20 9 - - 1
South East -6 1 £425 -
Surrey -7 1 £425 -
Camberley - 1 £425 -
Chester - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Legato
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Legato 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 Legato.

1 20 (68.97%) Solaris
1 20 (68.97%) UNIX
2 17 (58.62%) Oracle
3 16 (55.17%) Tivoli
4 15 (51.72%) EMC
4 15 (51.72%) NetBackup
5 14 (48.28%) Veritas
5 14 (48.28%) HP
6 13 (44.83%) SAN
7 12 (41.38%) BMC PATROL
7 12 (41.38%) Linux
7 12 (41.38%) SLA
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
7 12 (41.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (37.93%) Finance
8 11 (37.93%) ITIL
9 10 (34.48%) Windows
10 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (31.03%) IBM
10 9 (31.03%) SQL
11 8 (27.59%) OpenView
11 8 (27.59%) VMS
11 8 (27.59%) Control-M
11 8 (27.59%) Remedy
11 8 (27.59%) Netcool
11 8 (27.59%) Tivoli NetView
11 8 (27.59%) AS400
11 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
11 8 (27.59%) Backup Exec
11 8 (27.59%) Wall Street Systems

Legato
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Legato 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 Legato. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) DB2
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (24.14%) DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) EMC Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Sybase DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX Support
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) AS400
1 8 (27.59%) SecurID
1 8 (27.59%) VAX
1 8 (27.59%) Hedge funds
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.90%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.90%) Symmetrix
3 2 (6.90%) Celerra
4 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Solaris
1 20 (68.97%) UNIX
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) VMS
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) High Availability
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) OCP
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (20.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Tivoli
2 15 (51.72%) NetBackup
3 12 (41.38%) BMC PATROL
3 12 (41.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (27.59%) OpenView
4 8 (27.59%) Control-M
4 8 (27.59%) Netcool
4 8 (27.59%) Tivoli NetView
4 8 (27.59%) Backup Exec
4 8 (27.59%) HP SIM
5 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
6 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (13.79%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (10.34%) Foglight
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Ionix
8 2 (6.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (3.45%) WSUS
9 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 15 (51.72%) EMC
3 14 (48.28%) Veritas
3 14 (48.28%) HP
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) IBM
6 8 (27.59%) Remedy
6 8 (27.59%) Wall Street Systems
7 5 (17.24%) CommVault
8 4 (13.79%) Symantec
8 4 (13.79%) Sun
8 4 (13.79%) Northgate
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco
9 3 (10.34%) NetApp
10 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.90%) Sybase
10 2 (6.90%) VMware
11 1 (3.45%) JBoss
11 1 (3.45%) Websense
11 1 (3.45%) TIBCO