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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 99 103 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing EMC 28 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.81% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 1.72% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £505 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +30.27%
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
1279 1224 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.63% 47.35% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 621 461
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.34 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +23 12 £324 +9.74% 7
Newbury +3 4 £438 -
Bracknell -3 4 £360 +9.09% 1
Slough -5 1 £283 -5.83%
Windsor - - - - 1
EMC
South East

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) VMware
3 24 (38.71%) HP
4 23 (37.10%) DNS
5 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (33.87%) NetBackup
7 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (25.81%) SAN
9 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
9 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
10 14 (22.58%) Linux
10 14 (22.58%) Perl
11 13 (20.97%) Cisco
11 13 (20.97%) BMC
12 12 (19.35%) Red Hat
12 12 (19.35%) DHCP
12 12 (19.35%) Symantec
12 12 (19.35%) vSphere
13 11 (17.74%) Isilon
13 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (17.74%) Project Management
13 11 (17.74%) Service Management
13 11 (17.74%) UNIX
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.74%) ITIL
13 11 (17.74%) IBM
13 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.13%) Java
15 9 (14.52%) VB
15 9 (14.52%) C

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (12.90%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
2 7 (11.29%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.29%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) assyst
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
1 4 (6.45%) PaaS
1 4 (6.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) DNS
2 16 (25.81%) SAN
3 12 (19.35%) DHCP
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) Internet
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.84%) Intranet
5 3 (4.84%) LAN
5 3 (4.84%) WAN
6 2 (3.23%) MGCP
7 1 (1.61%) 3G
7 1 (1.61%) MPLS
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) FCoE
7 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.61%) 4G
7 1 (1.61%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.61%) Broadband
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Architect
2 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Web Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Web Support Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Administrator
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Flash
2 3 (4.84%) X-Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Thin Client
1 9 (14.52%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) CLARiiON
3 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) EMC Centera
4 2 (3.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
5 14 (22.58%) Linux
6 11 (17.74%) UNIX
6 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.61%) VMS
10 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
1 11 (17.74%) Project Management
1 11 (17.74%) Service Management
2 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.90%) Coaching
3 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.29%) Web Development
3 7 (11.29%) Change Management
4 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
4 6 (9.68%) Capacity Management
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.23%) eTOM
8 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) Perl
2 10 (16.13%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) Bourne shell
3 9 (14.52%) Korn
3 9 (14.52%) VB
3 9 (14.52%) C
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) HNC
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCSE
2 6 (9.68%) CCA
2 6 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) CCIE
6 1 (1.61%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.61%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) vSphere
3 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.52%) NFS
4 5 (8.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (4.84%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.84%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.84%) vCloud
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.61%) Docker
7 1 (1.61%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) NetBackup
2 9 (14.52%) Nagios
3 7 (11.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Tivoli
4 6 (9.68%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.23%) OpenView
6 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.61%) Netcool
7 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) VMware
2 24 (38.71%) HP
3 13 (20.97%) Cisco
3 13 (20.97%) BMC
4 12 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.35%) Symantec
5 11 (17.74%) IBM
5 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (17.74%) Isilon
6 9 (14.52%) Citrix
7 8 (12.90%) Lotus
8 7 (11.29%) Adobe
9 5 (8.06%) Dell
10 4 (6.45%) CA
10 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
11 3 (4.84%) Altiris
11 3 (4.84%) NetApp
11 3 (4.84%) Veritas
12 2 (3.23%) Oracle
12 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
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