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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 95 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing EMC 26 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.84% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 1.74% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £563 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £394 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £655 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +50.53%
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
1216 1205 1202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.12% 47.97% 51.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 549 469
Average daily rate £400 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 45
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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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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
Bracknell +2 8 £400 -
Reading +3 6 £413 - 3
Slough - 4 £400 - 3
Maidenhead - 2 £275 -
Newbury -9 1 £488 -11.36%
EMC
South East

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 20 (55.56%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
4 12 (33.33%) SAN
4 12 (33.33%) Migration
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.22%) LAN
7 8 (22.22%) WAN
7 8 (22.22%) Cisco
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) IBM
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (19.44%) NetApp
8 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
9 6 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (16.67%) VBScript
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) MCSE
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.89%) SCCM
10 5 (13.89%) NAS
10 5 (13.89%) Network Management
11 4 (11.11%) vSphere
11 4 (11.11%) Line Management
11 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) VLAN

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) Commerce Server
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) assyst
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) LAN
2 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) NAS
4 4 (11.11%) VLAN
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall
7 1 (2.78%) MGCP
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.78%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (11.11%) Consultant
1 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Architect
2 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (8.33%) Administrator
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.56%) Celerra
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
5 3 (8.33%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Migration
3 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.89%) Network Management
5 4 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.56%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow Management
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) VBScript
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) Korn
4 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) MCSE
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (8.33%) SCOM
4 2 (5.56%) yum
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (5.56%) HP SIM
4 2 (5.56%) WSUS
4 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.56%) Netcool
4 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.78%) Ansible
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) IBM
3 7 (19.44%) NetApp
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) Isilon
6 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Hitachi
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Remedy
6 2 (5.56%) McAfee
6 2 (5.56%) Websense