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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 49 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EMC 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% - 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% - 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -
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West Midlands

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
289 307 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.44% 49.76% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 170 108
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £160 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £42.50
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

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

EMC
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

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) SAN
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Ionix
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) EMC Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
8 2 (12.50%) MCITP
8 2 (12.50%) Korn
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Wiki
1 2 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) SUSE
5 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Fedora
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Korn
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) EMC Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Postfix
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (25.00%) Ionix
3 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Meru Networks
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp