The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 the EMC Corporation.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 78 125 70
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -55
Contract jobs citing EMC 46 11 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.86% 0.42% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% 0.83% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £400 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £362 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.16% +3.33%
EMC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1152 1322 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.64% 50.08% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 562 525
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 58 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EMC across the Berkshire region.

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the Berkshire region.

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 14 £300 -29.41% 10
Bracknell +11 14 £328 - 1
Slough +3 8 £300 - 1
Newbury - 4 £450 - 1
Windsor - - - -
EMC
South East

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing EMC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EMC.

1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 27 (45.76%) VMware
3 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (37.29%) DNS
4 22 (37.29%) HP
4 22 (37.29%) SAN
5 20 (33.90%) NetBackup
6 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
7 17 (28.81%) Linux
8 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
9 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
10 14 (23.73%) UNIX
11 13 (22.03%) Cisco
11 13 (22.03%) IBM
11 13 (22.03%) Perl
11 13 (22.03%) vSphere
12 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.34%) Symantec
13 11 (18.64%) NFS
13 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (16.95%) Java
14 10 (16.95%) BMC
14 10 (16.95%) Change Management
15 9 (15.25%) ITIL
16 8 (13.56%) VB
16 8 (13.56%) C

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing EMC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EMC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.56%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (11.86%) IIS
2 7 (11.86%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.86%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) assyst
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
1 4 (6.78%) PaaS
1 4 (6.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) DNS
1 22 (37.29%) SAN
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
3 5 (8.47%) WAN
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) NAS
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.08%) Intranet
5 3 (5.08%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) MGCP
7 1 (1.69%) 4G
7 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.69%) 3G
7 1 (1.69%) MPLS
7 1 (1.69%) VoIP
7 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Architect
2 7 (11.86%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Web Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Web Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Flash
2 3 (5.08%) X-Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Thin Client
1 8 (13.56%) CLARiiON
1 8 (13.56%) Fat Client
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (28.81%) Linux
5 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
6 14 (23.73%) UNIX
7 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.78%) AIX
10 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.39%) CentOS
11 2 (3.39%) Solaris
11 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Change Management
2 9 (15.25%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Project Management
4 7 (11.86%) Service Management
4 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.86%) Web Development
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.47%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.47%) Coaching
6 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.39%) Time Management
8 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Perl
2 10 (16.95%) Java
3 8 (13.56%) Korn
3 8 (13.56%) Bourne shell
3 8 (13.56%) VB
3 8 (13.56%) C
4 3 (5.08%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) HNC
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) MCSE
2 5 (8.47%) CCA
2 5 (8.47%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) RHCE
5 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCIE
5 1 (1.69%) CCNP
5 1 (1.69%) HND
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.03%) vSphere
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (18.64%) NFS
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.08%) DFS Replication
6 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.39%) vCloud
8 1 (1.69%) Docker
8 1 (1.69%) LXC
8 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) NetBackup
2 8 (13.56%) Nagios
3 6 (10.17%) WSUS
4 5 (8.47%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (8.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.39%) OpenView
6 2 (3.39%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.69%) nmon
7 1 (1.69%) Netcool
7 1 (1.69%) Puppet
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) VMware
2 22 (37.29%) HP
3 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
4 13 (22.03%) Cisco
4 13 (22.03%) IBM
5 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.34%) Symantec
6 10 (16.95%) BMC
7 8 (13.56%) Citrix
7 8 (13.56%) Lotus
7 8 (13.56%) Isilon
8 7 (11.86%) Adobe
9 5 (8.47%) Dell
10 4 (6.78%) NetApp
11 3 (5.08%) Veritas
11 3 (5.08%) CA
11 3 (5.08%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.08%) Altiris
12 2 (3.39%) Sophos
12 2 (3.39%) Oracle
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