The first table below looks at the demand for SRDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SRDF over the 3 months to 10 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 System Software category for the West Midlands region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank - - 111
Contract jobs citing SRDF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.044%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
203 215 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.59% 11.70% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 100 75
Average daily rate £300 £300 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £144 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 36 42
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.21 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £10.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
SRDF
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SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SRDF across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SRDF across the West Midlands region.

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SRDF
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SRDF across the West Midlands region.

SRDF Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) LPAR
1 1 (100.00%) HP StorageWorks

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SRDF 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 SRDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) LPAR
1 1 (100.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat