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 29 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 603 588
Rank change year-on-year +39 -15  
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 13 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.046% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Median daily rate £458 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £545 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £388 £313
% change year-on-year -5.16% +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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18268 21697 21985
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.77% 43.68% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11388 13383 12701
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 765 944
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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
London +26 7 £458 +1.66% 4
South East +10 2 - -
East of England -2 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £360 -
Hitachi
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) HP
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (36.00%) IBM
8 8 (32.00%) EMC
8 8 (32.00%) DB2
8 8 (32.00%) Thin Client
8 8 (32.00%) AS400
8 8 (32.00%) Wyse
8 8 (32.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
8 8 (32.00%) iSeries
8 8 (32.00%) Fat Client
8 8 (32.00%) XenApp
8 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
9 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (28.00%) NetApp
10 6 (24.00%) Migration
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (20.00%) ObjectStore
12 4 (16.00%) Veritas
12 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
12 4 (16.00%) SAN
12 4 (16.00%) Banking

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.00%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) DMZ
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) DB2
2 5 (20.00%) ObjectStore
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Product Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) COM
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) AS400
1 8 (32.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (32.00%) iSeries
1 8 (32.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) SUSE
6 1 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (4.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) KYC
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) XenApp
2 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) HP
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) IBM
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) EMC
4 8 (32.00%) Wyse
5 7 (28.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.00%) Veritas
8 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco
9 2 (8.00%) Fujitsu
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle
10 1 (4.00%) CommVault
10 1 (4.00%) Dell
10 1 (4.00%) Epicor
10 1 (4.00%) Sage
10 1 (4.00%) Sun
10 1 (4.00%) Sybase
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