Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 372 387
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -31
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 3 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.019% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
South East median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £202 £291 £225
90th Percentile £373 £500 £418
England median daily rate £470 £388 £200
% change year-on-year +21.29% +93.75% -53.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7819 9075 9255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.70% 48.77% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4305 5389 5034
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 411 477
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.83% +9.34%
10th Percentile £9.50 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.25 £42.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.48 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.72% -0.14% +2.94%

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Hitachi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Hitachi in the South East

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in the South East

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hitachi in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hitachi in the South East

Hitachi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in the South East

Hitachi
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Kent - 2 £365 -
Hampshire +12 1 £175 -52.54%
Hitachi
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

Hitachi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Hardware Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas