The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 43 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing EMC 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.73% 2.30% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 4.81% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
211 187 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.67% 47.83% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 76 102
Average daily rate £350 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £208 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £49.30 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (45.45%) ERP
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) CentOS
6 3 (27.27%) PKI
6 3 (27.27%) SCOM
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) X.500
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) OCP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (27.27%) RHCE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco