The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of EqualLogic products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EqualLogic over the 3 months to 28 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 Dell EqualLogic.

EqualLogic
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 603 580
Rank change year-on-year +27 -23  
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 7 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.034% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.077% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 25
Median daily rate £300 £415 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.71% +15.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £281 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £448 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £425 £355
% change year-on-year -27.94% +19.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.17

EqualLogic 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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19008 21981 22493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.97% 44.45% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11614 13765 13470
Median daily rate £430 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 738 1007
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

EqualLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EqualLogic in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EqualLogic in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EqualLogic in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EqualLogic in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EqualLogic in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
North West - 2 £360 - 2
South East +24 1 £300 - 2
London +2 1 £280 -32.53% 6
South West -3 1 £175 -58.82%
EqualLogic
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EqualLogic 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 England region with a requirement for EqualLogic.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) Dell
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Veeam
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) EMC
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (18.75%) vSphere
8 3 (18.75%) Network Management
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds

EqualLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
1 8 (50.00%) Wireless
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
4 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) IPv4
7 1 (6.25%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Perfmon
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Dell
2 6 (37.50%) Veeam
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Draytek
7 1 (6.25%) Meraki
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Nokia
7 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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