The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 606 641 636
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Contract jobs citing SRDF 18 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.009% 0.035%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.090% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 11
Median daily rate £500 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £363 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -9.37%
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 System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6332 5541 5845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.80% 10.01% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3937 3216 3211
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 625 736
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.40 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SRDF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SRDF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SRDF within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SRDF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SRDF
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SRDF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SRDF
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +21 15 £575 - 2
London +8 10 £625 - 2
Yorkshire +21 4 £340 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £340 -
Sheffield - 4 £340 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £375 -
Belfast - 3 £375 -
County Antrim - 3 £375 -
South West +11 1 £360 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £360 -
Cheltenham - 1 £360 -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 42 (100.00%) EMC
2 33 (78.57%) SAN
2 33 (78.57%) Windows
3 32 (76.19%) Oracle
4 31 (73.81%) NetApp
5 30 (71.43%) Solaris
6 29 (69.05%) NAS
7 28 (66.67%) Linux
7 28 (66.67%) NFS
8 27 (64.29%) IBM
8 27 (64.29%) VMware
9 26 (61.90%) SQL
10 25 (59.52%) FCoE
10 25 (59.52%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
11 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
11 24 (57.14%) Intel
12 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (54.76%) Xen
12 23 (54.76%) Cisco
12 23 (54.76%) LAN
12 23 (54.76%) WAN
12 23 (54.76%) Hyper-V
12 23 (54.76%) Multicast
12 23 (54.76%) KVM
13 22 (52.38%) Middleware
13 22 (52.38%) Benchmarking
13 22 (52.38%) Oracle RAC
13 22 (52.38%) iSCSI
14 20 (47.62%) Sybase

SRDF
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 19 (45.24%) Apache
1 19 (45.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 19 (45.24%) Tomcat
2 17 (40.48%) IIS
2 17 (40.48%) WebSphere
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) SAN
2 29 (69.05%) NAS
3 25 (59.52%) FCoE
4 24 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
5 23 (54.76%) LAN
5 23 (54.76%) Multicast
5 23 (54.76%) WAN
6 22 (52.38%) iSCSI
7 19 (45.24%) HTTP
8 8 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (9.52%) DNS
9 4 (9.52%) LDAP
9 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.14%) DWDM
11 2 (4.76%) DMZ
12 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (40.48%) Hadoop
2 17 (40.48%) HBase
3 3 (7.14%) Sybase IQ
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP
5 1 (2.38%) OLTP
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 18 (42.86%) Banking
2 12 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Architect
1 24 (57.14%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Digital Architect
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.76%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Middleware
2 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) Rendezvous
2 15 (35.71%) XML
2 15 (35.71%) XSLT
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 4 (9.52%) Symmetrix
5 3 (7.14%) EMC Centera
5 3 (7.14%) EMC VNX
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.76%) Equities
6 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Solaris
3 28 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Unix
5 6 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) SUSE
6 2 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.76%) VMS
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (52.38%) Benchmarking
3 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Test Management
7 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Microservices
8 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (2.38%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) Korn
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) NFS
2 23 (54.76%) Hyper-V
2 23 (54.76%) KVM
2 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (54.76%) Xen
3 22 (52.38%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas File System
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) TADDM
1 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) EMC
2 32 (76.19%) Oracle
3 31 (73.81%) NetApp
4 27 (64.29%) IBM
4 27 (64.29%) VMware
5 24 (57.14%) Intel
6 23 (54.76%) Cisco
7 20 (47.62%) Sybase
8 15 (35.71%) DataSynapse
8 15 (35.71%) TIBCO
9 6 (14.29%) AppDynamics
10 4 (9.52%) Sun
10 4 (9.52%) Veritas
11 3 (7.14%) BMC
11 3 (7.14%) Brocade
12 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
12 2 (4.76%) Hitachi
12 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
12 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
13 1 (2.38%) WorldPay
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