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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 638 619
Rank change year-on-year +41 -19  
Contract jobs citing Isilon 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.042% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £625 £288 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.39% -43.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £425 -
% change year-on-year +41.17% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 19933 23550 24158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.07% 43.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 14319 13673
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 809 1029
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 29 March 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 4 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 29 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 +47 8 £625 +117.39% 1
London +30 7 £638 +121.73%
City of London -3 1 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 £600 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 26 (96.30%) EMC
2 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 14 (51.85%) HP
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (48.15%) EMC VMAX
4 12 (44.44%) 3PAR
5 11 (40.74%) CommVault
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) Change Control
7 9 (33.33%) High Availability
7 9 (33.33%) GPFS
7 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 9 (33.33%) IBM
8 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) EMC VNX
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
11 5 (18.52%) Python
11 5 (18.52%) DevOps
11 5 (18.52%) Big Data
11 5 (18.52%) vSphere
12 4 (14.81%) Open Source
12 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
12 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (14.81%) vCloud
12 4 (14.81%) OpenStack

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 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) Kerberos
2 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 4 (14.81%) SSL
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
1 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (25.93%) EMC VNX
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Celerra
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.41%) HP Storage
4 2 (7.41%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (7.41%) Life Science
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Change Control
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) QMS
6 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Go
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) GPFS
2 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 5 (18.52%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) vCloud
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) NFS
6 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) OpenIDM
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) EMC
2 14 (51.85%) HP
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) 3PAR
4 11 (40.74%) CommVault
5 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
7 4 (14.81%) ForgeRock
8 3 (11.11%) Brocade
8 3 (11.11%) SaltStack
9 2 (7.41%) BMC
9 2 (7.41%) Juniper
10 1 (3.70%) Zerto
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