The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 56 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing EMC 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 1.86% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 4.27% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£298 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +32.74%
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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 Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 211 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.36% 43.60% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 71
Average daily rate £406 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £20.60 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £30.00 £42.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) CLARiiON
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Debian

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp