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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 81 123 69
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -54
Contract jobs citing EMC 47 11 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 0.42% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.93% 0.85% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 10
Average daily rate
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£349 £413 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% +20.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £403 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £423 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £370 £348
% change year-on-year
-0.67% +6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.41% +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
1196 1289 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.61% 49.33% 50.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 583 519
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 £235 £225 £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 59 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 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 31 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 +25 16 £300 -29.41% 4
Bracknell +14 13 £325 - 1
Slough +2 7 £300 - 1
Newbury 0 6 £450 -
Windsor - - - -
EMC
South East

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) VMware
3 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (39.66%) DNS
5 22 (37.93%) HP
6 21 (36.21%) NetBackup
7 19 (32.76%) SAN
8 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
9 16 (27.59%) Linux
9 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
10 14 (24.14%) Perl
10 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
11 13 (22.41%) Cisco
12 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.69%) DHCP
12 12 (20.69%) Symantec
12 12 (20.69%) vSphere
13 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (18.97%) UNIX
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.97%) IBM
14 10 (17.24%) BMC
14 10 (17.24%) ITIL
14 10 (17.24%) Java
14 10 (17.24%) NFS
14 10 (17.24%) Project Management
14 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (15.52%) Isilon
15 9 (15.52%) Bourne shell

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (12.07%) IIS
2 7 (12.07%) IBM Notes
2 7 (12.07%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) assyst
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
1 4 (6.90%) PaaS
1 4 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) DNS
2 19 (32.76%) SAN
3 12 (20.69%) DHCP
4 5 (8.62%) LAN
4 5 (8.62%) WAN
5 4 (6.90%) Firewall
5 4 (6.90%) NAS
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.17%) Intranet
6 3 (5.17%) Internet
7 2 (3.45%) MGCP
8 1 (1.72%) 4G
8 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (1.72%) 3G
8 1 (1.72%) MPLS
8 1 (1.72%) VoIP
8 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Architect
2 8 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Web Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Web Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Flash
2 3 (5.17%) X-Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Thin Client
1 9 (15.52%) Fat Client
2 8 (13.79%) CLARiiON
3 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) PMI
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (27.59%) Linux
4 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.97%) UNIX
6 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) AIX
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
1 10 (17.24%) Project Management
2 9 (15.52%) Service Management
3 7 (12.07%) Change Management
3 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.07%) Web Development
4 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
4 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
4 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.62%) Coaching
4 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) eTOM
7 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) Perl
2 10 (17.24%) Java
3 9 (15.52%) Korn
3 9 (15.52%) Bourne shell
3 9 (15.52%) VB
3 9 (15.52%) C
4 3 (5.17%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) HNC
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCSE
2 6 (10.34%) CCA
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) RHCE
5 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CCIE
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) HND
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) HP APS
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.69%) vSphere
3 10 (17.24%) NFS
3 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.17%) DFS Replication
6 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.45%) vCloud
8 1 (1.72%) Docker
8 1 (1.72%) LXC
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) NetBackup
2 9 (15.52%) Nagios
3 6 (10.34%) WSUS
3 6 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.17%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.45%) OpenView
6 2 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.72%) nmon
7 1 (1.72%) Netcool
7 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) VMware
2 22 (37.93%) HP
3 14 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 13 (22.41%) Cisco
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.69%) Symantec
6 11 (18.97%) IBM
7 10 (17.24%) BMC
8 9 (15.52%) Citrix
8 9 (15.52%) Isilon
9 8 (13.79%) Lotus
10 7 (12.07%) Adobe
11 5 (8.62%) Dell
12 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
13 3 (5.17%) Altiris
13 3 (5.17%) Veritas
13 3 (5.17%) CA
14 2 (3.45%) NetApp
14 2 (3.45%) Oracle
15 1 (1.72%) Sun
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