Period
to 15 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 15 January 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 Dell EqualLogic.

EqualLogic
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 877 847 852
Rank change year-on-year -30 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 11 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.031% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.026% 0.074% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 13
UK median daily rate £363 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +21.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £322 £275 £239
90th Percentile £460 £388 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £273
% change year-on-year +20.83% +10.09% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EqualLogic 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,028 41,754 43,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.27% 42.00% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,034 26,356 26,572
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £240
90th Percentile £637 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,553 1,352 1,634
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.57 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.76 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.58% - -5.71%

EqualLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EqualLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EqualLogic in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EqualLogic in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EqualLogic over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EqualLogic in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EqualLogic in the UK

EqualLogic
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EqualLogic within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 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
England -20 11 £363 -0.68% 24
UK excluding London -53 7 £363 +20.83% 16
London -1 4 - - 10
South East - 4 £363 -
East of England +2 1 £400 +33.33%
North West -13 1 - - 4
North of England -22 1 - - 7
West Midlands - 1 - - 5
Midlands - 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing EqualLogic 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 with a requirement for EqualLogic.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 9 (81.82%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
4 7 (63.64%) Migration
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure

EqualLogic
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) VPLS
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) COBIT
1 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) vCloud
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Dell
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) Canon
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Meraki
4 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
4 2 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds