Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 843 826
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17 -10
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 24 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.048% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 21
England median daily rate £318 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £243 £247 £310
90th Percentile £385 £485 £525
UK median daily rate £313 £309 £375
% change year-on-year +1.21% -17.67% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £52.17
UK 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39921 43976 45407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.15% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25028 27201 27285
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1553 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.95 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EqualLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 11 £323 +7.50% 5
North of England +62 7 £313 -3.85% 1
East of England -9 6 £300 -
North West +26 5 £313 -3.85% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 21 (87.50%) SAN
4 17 (70.83%) Hyper-V
5 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (66.67%) Dell
5 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (62.50%) Windows
6 15 (62.50%) SCOM
7 13 (54.17%) Citrix
8 12 (50.00%) NetApp
8 12 (50.00%) SQL
8 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 12 (50.00%) SCCM
9 11 (45.83%) DNS
10 10 (41.67%) DHCP
10 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
10 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (41.67%) EMC
10 10 (41.67%) HP
10 10 (41.67%) CommVault
10 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
10 10 (41.67%) Veeam
10 10 (41.67%) Office 365
11 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
11 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
11 9 (37.50%) WAN
11 9 (37.50%) Firewall
11 9 (37.50%) ITIL
12 8 (33.33%) Cisco

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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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Drupal
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (16.67%) WordPress
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Office 365
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) SAN
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 10 (41.67%) DHCP
3 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 9 (37.50%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) NAS
7 5 (20.83%) MPLS
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 4 (16.67%) OSPF
8 4 (16.67%) WLAN
9 3 (12.50%) VLAN
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (8.33%) VPN
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (4.17%) DSL
11 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Replication
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (8.33%) BYOD
5 2 (8.33%) EMC VNX
5 2 (8.33%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (8.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Android
6 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) OWASP
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) SIEM
3 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (29.17%) MCSA
3 7 (29.17%) MCSE
4 5 (20.83%) MCITP
4 5 (20.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (16.67%) CCNP
5 4 (16.67%) CCSE
5 4 (16.67%) CISA
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.67%) CISMP
5 4 (16.67%) CISSP
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) Hyper-V
3 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (25.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) SCOM
2 12 (50.00%) SCCM
3 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 6 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (16.67%) WSUS
7 2 (8.33%) SmoothWall
7 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Perfmon
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Dell
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Citrix
4 12 (50.00%) NetApp
5 10 (41.67%) CommVault
5 10 (41.67%) EMC
5 10 (41.67%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) Veeam
6 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (33.33%) IBM
7 8 (33.33%) Veritas
8 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
8 6 (25.00%) Symantec
9 4 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
9 4 (16.67%) Splunk
9 4 (16.67%) Trustwave