The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 58 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing EMC 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.16% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.31% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +27.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
388 322 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.84% 52.36% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 168 106
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Solaris
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) HPUX
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Wiki
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Korn
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Documentum
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Wiki
1 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) HPUX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) SUSE
6 1 (10.00%) Tru64
6 1 (10.00%) zOS
6 1 (10.00%) MVS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) OpenVMS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Veritas
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) OpenText
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Novell
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle