The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 85 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Contract jobs citing EMC 8 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.39% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 0.85% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £500 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +32.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
EMC
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
540 470 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.23% 46.31% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 254 161
Median daily rate £425 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.08 £22.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn +5 6 - -
Warrington -13 1 £425 -15.00% 1
Chester - 1 £425 -
EMC
North West

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 13 (43.33%) Migration
2 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Avaya
5 9 (30.00%) HP
5 9 (30.00%) CTI
5 9 (30.00%) CRM
5 9 (30.00%) 3PAR
6 8 (26.67%) IVR
6 8 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (23.33%) Radian6
7 7 (23.33%) Social Media
8 6 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
8 6 (20.00%) Change Control
8 6 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 6 (20.00%) Brocade
8 6 (20.00%) MBA
8 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco
9 5 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (13.33%) IBM
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle
10 4 (13.33%) Genesys
11 3 (10.00%) SAN
11 3 (10.00%) Citrix
11 3 (10.00%) Middleware
11 3 (10.00%) LAN
11 3 (10.00%) VLAN

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (23.33%) Radian6
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) CTI
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Avaya Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Storage Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) EMC Storage Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (3.33%) HP Storage Architect
7 1 (3.33%) IBM Storage Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Migration Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) IVR
3 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) HPUX
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) VMS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) High Availability
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Application Discovery
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) VB
1 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Avaya
2 9 (30.00%) 3PAR
2 9 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) Brocade
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) Genesys
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.33%) Sitecore