Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 November 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
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 859 859
Rank change year-on-year +24 0 -19
Contract jobs citing Hitachi 52 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.030% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.067% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 26
UK median daily rate £438 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £352 £269 £180
90th Percentile £535 £399 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £240
% change year-on-year +21.43% +45.83% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 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 43948 47741 49215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.35% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27314 29152 29013
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1468 1711 2098
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.30 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Hitachi
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hitachi in the UK

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitachi in the UK

Hitachi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hitachi over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hitachi in the UK

Hitachi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hitachi in the UK

Hitachi
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitachi within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England +35 50 £450 +21.90% 20
London +8 37 £475 +26.67% 13
UK excluding London +32 15 £425 +21.43% 7
South West - 7 £425 -
Midlands +28 3 £300 -23.57%
South East -8 3 £365 +8.15% 3
West Midlands - 3 £300 -
Wales +14 2 £375 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 with a requirement for Hitachi.

1 25 (48.08%) SAN
2 21 (40.38%) HP
2 21 (40.38%) NetBackup
3 19 (36.54%) Migration
3 19 (36.54%) Veritas
4 18 (34.62%) Windows
5 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 16 (30.77%) Cisco
5 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 15 (28.85%) Brocade
6 15 (28.85%) EMC
7 13 (25.00%) NetApp
7 13 (25.00%) C#
7 13 (25.00%) Data Migration
8 12 (23.08%) Unix
9 10 (19.23%) ObjectStore
10 9 (17.31%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) ITIL
11 8 (15.38%) Linux
11 8 (15.38%) IBM
12 7 (13.46%) SLA
12 7 (13.46%) Service Management
12 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
12 7 (13.46%) VMware
12 7 (13.46%) 3PAR
12 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
13 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
13 6 (11.54%) Banking
13 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
13 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared

Hitachi
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 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) NAS
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) ObjectStore
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Developer
1 10 (19.23%) PowerShell Developer
1 10 (19.23%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) IAM Specialist
4 4 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Brocade Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) EMC Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) HP Storage Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 8 (15.38%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.69%) HPUX
6 4 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.92%) Fedora
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Migration
2 13 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 9 (17.31%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.46%) Service Management
5 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.62%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (7.69%) High Availability
7 4 (7.69%) Security Hardening
7 4 (7.69%) Task Automation
8 3 (5.77%) Break/Fix
8 3 (5.77%) Channel Management
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.77%) Line Management
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (5.77%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 13 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (3.85%) NFS
4 2 (3.85%) Samba
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) HP
2 19 (36.54%) Veritas
3 16 (30.77%) Cisco
4 15 (28.85%) Brocade
4 15 (28.85%) EMC
5 13 (25.00%) NetApp
6 8 (15.38%) IBM
7 7 (13.46%) 3PAR
7 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
7 7 (13.46%) VMware
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
9 4 (7.69%) Remedy
9 4 (7.69%) Symantec
10 3 (5.77%) Dell
10 3 (5.77%) Juniper
10 3 (5.77%) Sybase
11 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.85%) Sun