The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Isilon products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Isilon over the 3 months to 28 June 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 EMC Isilon Systems.

Isilon
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 635 630
Rank change year-on-year +35 -5  
Contract jobs citing Isilon 10 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.030% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.066% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
Median daily rate £556 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.84% +23.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £320 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +46.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Isilon 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20653 24174 24550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.89% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12505 14854 14365
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 718 831 1087
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Isilon
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Isilon in the UK

Isilon
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Isilon in the UK

Isilon
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Isilon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Isilon in the UK

Isilon
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Isilon in the UK

Isilon
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Isilon within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +31 10 £556 +34.84% 3
London +13 5 £638 +50.00% 1
South East +23 2 £413 -6.25% 2
East of England - 2 £556 -
Welwyn - 2 £556 -
Surrey - 2 £413 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £556 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £413 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Isilon 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 Isilon.

1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Big Data
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) vCloud
5 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
7 6 (33.33%) ForgeRock
7 6 (33.33%) OpenIDM
7 6 (33.33%) IaaS
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (33.33%) HTTP
7 6 (33.33%) Kerberos
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) SSL
7 6 (33.33%) LDAP
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) NetApp
8 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Kanban
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) Vagrant

Isilon
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 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 3 (16.67%) Dropbox
3 3 (16.67%) Google Drive
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
1 6 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
1 6 (33.33%) SSL
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Vagrant
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Billing
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Storage Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.11%) HP Storage
3 2 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (27.78%) Kanban
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Network Design
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Go
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) EMC Certification
3 1 (5.56%) NCSA
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vCloud
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) NFS
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) OpenIDM
2 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 5 (27.78%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) PaperCut
4 1 (5.56%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) EMC
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) ForgeRock
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) SaltStack
5 3 (16.67%) Acronis
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Google
5 3 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) BMC
6 2 (11.11%) Canon
6 2 (11.11%) Equitrac
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Xerox
7 1 (5.56%) AppSense
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) IBM