Period
to 23 August 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 23 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 Dell EqualLogic.

EqualLogic
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 814 879 836
Rank change year-on-year +65 -43 +47
Contract jobs citing EqualLogic 9 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.037% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
UK median daily rate £238 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +14.29% -26.20%
10th Percentile £162 £302 £164
90th Percentile £488 £448 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £343 £313
% change year-on-year -30.66% +9.60% -26.47%
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 38,769 42,713 41,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.90% 41.82% 43.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,179 26,404 25,709
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,446 1,611 1,382
UK median hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.19% +1.45% -1.43%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.06 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.42% - -5.04%

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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 23 August 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

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Top 5 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 23 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
England +61 9 £238 -32.14% 18
UK excluding London +31 5 £238 -30.66% 12
London +52 4 £438 +22.38% 8
South East - 4 £238 - 1
East of England +16 1 £475 +29.25% 2

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 9 (100.00%) Dell
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (33.33%) AWS
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) IaaS
5 3 (33.33%) PaaS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) VPLS
5 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony

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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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Azure
2 3 (33.33%) AWS
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) G Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Slack
3 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) VPLS
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) VSAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
1 3 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) SAN Support
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) BPR
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (11.11%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Dell
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Isilon