The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 March 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 156 190
Rank change year-on-year +6 +34  
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.060% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £490 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £313
% change year-on-year +25.80% +24.00%  
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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1188 1335 2195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.40% 40.14% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 1004 1593
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 46
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% +4.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in the City of London

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hitachi in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hitachi in the City of London

Hitachi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in the City of London

Hitachi
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) ObjectStore
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365

Hitachi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) ObjectStore
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas