The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Hitachi
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 111
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.17% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.33% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £175
% change year-on-year +3.57% +100.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Hitachi is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 876 1197 1247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 50.78% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 627 586
Median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Hitachi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Hitachi in Berkshire

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hitachi in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in Berkshire

Hitachi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in Berkshire