The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 416 414
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 1 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.051% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 14
Median daily rate £280 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.53% +10.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £425 £355
% change year-on-year -27.94% +19.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8620 9001 10147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.41% 41.33% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5822 6219 6700
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 112 248
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £11.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

EqualLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

EqualLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EqualLogic in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EqualLogic in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for EqualLogic.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

EqualLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam