The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 132 149 156
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs citing EMC 67 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.23% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 2.10% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 29
Average daily rate
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£361 £439 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £345 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £557 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £378 £374
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.13%
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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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2278 2760 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.87% 44.49% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1934 1954
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 57 (57.00%) SAN
2 55 (55.00%) VMware
3 48 (48.00%) Windows
4 47 (47.00%) Cisco
5 45 (45.00%) NetApp
6 27 (27.00%) Finance
6 27 (27.00%) Linux
7 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (24.00%) Solaris
9 23 (23.00%) IBM
10 19 (19.00%) Migration
10 19 (19.00%) Banking
11 18 (18.00%) UNIX
12 15 (15.00%) Citrix
12 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
13 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (13.00%) HP
14 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
14 13 (13.00%) ITIL
14 13 (13.00%) SQL
14 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
15 12 (12.00%) Oracle
15 12 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 12 (12.00%) Symmetrix
16 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
16 11 (11.00%) Tivoli
16 11 (11.00%) vSphere
17 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (10.00%) NFS

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (8.00%) Apache
4 5 (5.00%) Documentum
5 4 (4.00%) IIS
6 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (3.00%) Lync
7 2 (2.00%) Jetty
7 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.00%) nginx
7 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (57.00%) SAN
2 9 (9.00%) Internet
2 9 (9.00%) NAS
2 9 (9.00%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (8.00%) DNS
4 6 (6.00%) SNMP
4 6 (6.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (6.00%) TACACS
4 6 (6.00%) Firewall
5 5 (5.00%) LAN
5 5 (5.00%) WAN
6 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.00%) FCoE
6 4 (4.00%) Multicast
7 3 (3.00%) HTTP
8 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.00%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.00%) WebEx
9 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.00%) HBase
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.00%) DTS
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) JIRA
1 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) ERwin
3 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (27.00%) Finance
2 19 (19.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Back Office
4 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Storage Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Administrator
3 11 (11.00%) Consultant
3 11 (11.00%) Storage Administrator
4 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.00%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 3 (3.00%) Data Centre Specialist
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (5.00%) Middleware
3 4 (4.00%) Rendezvous
3 4 (4.00%) .NET
4 3 (3.00%) XML
4 3 (3.00%) XSLT
4 3 (3.00%) HTML
4 3 (3.00%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (2.00%) LAMP
5 2 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Symmetrix
2 8 (8.00%) CLARiiON
3 6 (6.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.00%) Celerra
4 5 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (4.00%) PDA
5 4 (4.00%) Handset
6 3 (3.00%) Clustering
7 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.00%) Wiki
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.00%) Windows
2 27 (27.00%) Linux
3 24 (24.00%) Solaris
4 18 (18.00%) UNIX
5 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.00%) SUSE
9 4 (4.00%) HPUX
10 2 (2.00%) Debian
10 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.00%) CentOS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) Migration
2 13 (13.00%) ITIL
3 10 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (9.00%) Change Management
5 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.00%) Network Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.00%) Project Management
9 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.00%) Document Management
9 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.00%) Benchmarking
10 3 (3.00%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.00%) Change Control
10 3 (3.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Perl
3 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.00%) Ruby
4 5 (5.00%) Python
5 4 (4.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) C
7 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.00%) Korn
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.00%) VBScript
8 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.00%) NCDA
3 5 (5.00%) NCIE
3 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.00%) MCSE
3 5 (5.00%) CCNP
4 4 (4.00%) CCNA
5 2 (2.00%) CCIE
5 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.00%) MOS
6 1 (1.00%) MCITP
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.00%) vSphere
3 10 (10.00%) NFS
4 9 (9.00%) SRDF
5 8 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (5.00%) XenApp
7 5 (5.00%) Xen
7 5 (5.00%) KVM
8 4 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (3.00%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.00%) Firmware
10 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (11.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (7.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.00%) Netcool
4 6 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (6.00%) SCCM
4 6 (6.00%) Puppet
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.00%) SCOM
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.00%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.00%) Nagios
6 2 (2.00%) OpenView
6 2 (2.00%) Legato
6 2 (2.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.00%) Ansible
6 2 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.00%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 55 (55.00%) VMware
2 47 (47.00%) Cisco
3 45 (45.00%) NetApp
4 23 (23.00%) IBM
5 15 (15.00%) Citrix
6 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.00%) HP
7 12 (12.00%) Oracle
8 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (7.00%) AppSense
9 7 (7.00%) Veritas
10 6 (6.00%) McAfee
10 6 (6.00%) Brocade
10 6 (6.00%) F5
11 4 (4.00%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.00%) DataSynapse
11 4 (4.00%) OpenText
11 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
11 4 (4.00%) Intel