The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CLARiiON in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CLARiiON over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC CLARiiON
UK
Rank 588 635 592
Rank change year-on-year +47 -43  
Contract jobs citing CLARiiON 8 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.043% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 18
Median daily rate £400 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -6.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £319 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £408 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £425
% change year-on-year +0.62% -6.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.69

CLARiiON is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14497 16421 15905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 30.98% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9339 10703 9623
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 557 661
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

CLARiiON
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CLARiiON as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CLARiiON in the UK

CLARiiON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CLARiiON in the UK

CLARiiON
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CLARiiON in the UK

CLARiiON
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLARiiON within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +38 8 £400 +3.22%
West Midlands - 7 £400 -
Birmingham - 4 £375 -
Warwickshire - 3 £400 -
Atherstone - 2 - -
London +28 1 - -

CLARiiON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CLARiiON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CLARiiON.

1 17 (100.00%) EMC
2 12 (70.59%) SAN
3 11 (64.71%) NetApp
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) IBM
4 10 (58.82%) HP
4 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
5 8 (47.06%) Migration
6 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) SLA
6 7 (41.18%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (41.18%) Symmetrix DMX
6 7 (41.18%) SRDF
6 7 (41.18%) EMC VNX
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (35.29%) Network Security
8 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (29.41%) Brocade
8 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
8 5 (29.41%) Change Management
8 5 (29.41%) Dell
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Escalation Management
8 5 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (29.41%) Product Management
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Symmetrix

CLARiiON
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) SSH
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) EMC Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Storage Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) HP Storage Architect
5 2 (11.76%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) EMC Storage Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) EMC VNX
1 7 (41.18%) Symmetrix DMX
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Symmetrix
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (29.41%) Escalation Management
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) SRDF
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) NFS
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Samba
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) BladeLogic
1 2 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
2 11 (64.71%) NetApp
3 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
3 10 (58.82%) HP
3 10 (58.82%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (29.41%) Brocade
5 5 (29.41%) Dell
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu
7 3 (17.65%) Hitachi
8 2 (11.76%) BMC
8 2 (11.76%) Veritas
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) Sun