The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 622 582
Rank change year-on-year +45 -40  
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 13 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.030% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.068% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 31
Median daily rate £365 £350 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +94.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18909 22038 22917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.49% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11574 13847 13713
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
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 637 729 1036
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 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in England

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hitachi in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hitachi in England

Hitachi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in England

Hitachi
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 Hitachi within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
South East +18 3 £365 +4.28%
West Midlands - 3 £300 -
London +8 2 £538 +16.84% 20
North West - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £556 -
Yorkshire - 1 £360 - 6
Hitachi
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) NetApp
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) HP
4 9 (34.62%) EMC
5 8 (30.77%) SAN
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (19.23%) ObjectStore
7 5 (19.23%) Veritas
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Google
8 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
9 3 (11.54%) Dropbox

Hitachi
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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
1 1 (3.85%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Dropbox
1 3 (11.54%) Google Drive
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DMZ
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) ObjectStore
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Billing
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Storage Architect
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Hardware Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Service Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Storage Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) AS400
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) iSeries
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.85%) HPUX
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (7.69%) Release Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Encryption
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (3.85%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
4 1 (3.85%) KYC
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) NCSA
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (7.69%) PaperCut
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) NetApp
2 11 (42.31%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) EMC
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 5 (19.23%) IBM
6 5 (19.23%) Veritas
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
7 4 (15.38%) Google
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.54%) Acronis
8 3 (11.54%) Isilon
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) Wyse
9 2 (7.69%) Canon
9 2 (7.69%) Equitrac
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) Xerox
10 1 (3.85%) Sybase