Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 6 months to 22 August 2019 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.17% 1.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 3.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Lancashire median daily rate £225 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.03% - -
North West median daily rate £225 £460 -
% change year-on-year -51.03% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 284 261 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 48.38% 40.34% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 161 136
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.14% +11.29%
10th Percentile £260 £331 £325
90th Percentile £579 £600 £561
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 28
Lancashire median hourly rate £39.50 £22.65 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.39% -44.92% +9.67%
10th Percentile £18.60 £11.80 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.35 £48.84 £44.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +17.14% +12.90% -6.77%

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Hitachi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Hitachi in Lancashire

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in Lancashire

Hitachi
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Preston - 1 £225 -
Hitachi
North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hitachi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking

Hitachi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared