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 29 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 162 207
Rank change year-on-year -6 +45  
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.030% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.075% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median daily rate £525 - -
London median daily rate £538 £420 £463
% change year-on-year +27.97% -9.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
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 1233 1342 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.73% 40.16% 42.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 1918 3254
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
10th Percentile £238 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £613
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 120
City of London median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £10.48
90th Percentile £27.17 £26.00 £47.50
London median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Hitachi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) ObjectStore
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Banking

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 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) ObjectStore
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec