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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 165 145 144
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing EMC 35 64 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.94% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 2.11% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £419 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.53% +14.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £349 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +26.78%
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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
2459 3028 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 44.54% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1816 2172 1895
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 80
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.49 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 (64.04%) VMware
2 52 (58.43%) Windows
3 44 (49.44%) SAN
4 33 (37.08%) NetApp
5 32 (35.96%) Linux
6 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (30.34%) Cisco
8 24 (26.97%) Banking
9 23 (25.84%) Finance
10 22 (24.72%) Citrix
11 21 (23.60%) HP
12 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
12 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (20.22%) vSphere
13 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (19.10%) DNS
14 17 (19.10%) IBM
14 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
15 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
15 15 (16.85%) Solaris
15 15 (16.85%) XenApp
16 14 (15.73%) UNIX
16 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (14.61%) SQL
17 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
17 13 (14.61%) XenDesktop
17 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (13.48%) NAS
18 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
18 12 (13.48%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.11%) IIS
4 8 (8.99%) Apache
5 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.25%) Lync
7 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (49.44%) SAN
2 17 (19.10%) DNS
3 12 (13.48%) NAS
4 11 (12.36%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (11.24%) LAN
5 10 (11.24%) WAN
6 9 (10.11%) FCoE
7 7 (7.87%) Multicast
8 5 (5.62%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (5.62%) DMZ
9 4 (4.49%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.49%) DHCP
10 3 (3.37%) Firewall
10 3 (3.37%) SNMP
11 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.25%) HTTP
12 1 (1.12%) TACACS
12 1 (1.12%) Internet
12 1 (1.12%) Extranet
12 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) DB2
4 3 (3.37%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (2.25%) HBase
5 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Selenium
1 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) RequisitePro
General
1 24 (26.97%) Banking
2 23 (25.84%) Finance
3 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Law
4 3 (3.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (14.61%) Architect
2 10 (11.24%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Storage Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Server Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Consultant
6 5 (5.62%) Server Support
6 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Administrator
6 5 (5.62%) Linux Support
6 5 (5.62%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) DBA
8 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) LAMP
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.37%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) XML
4 2 (2.25%) XSLT
4 2 (2.25%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) CLARiiON
2 7 (7.87%) Symmetrix
2 7 (7.87%) Replication
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.49%) Celerra
3 4 (4.49%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.25%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (2.25%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Handset
6 1 (1.12%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) PDA
6 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.12%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 52 (58.43%) Windows
2 32 (35.96%) Linux
3 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (16.85%) Solaris
5 14 (15.73%) UNIX
5 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.62%) CentOS
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.37%) SUSE
8 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (1.12%) HPUX
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (13.48%) Migration
3 7 (7.87%) Benchmarking
3 7 (7.87%) ITIL
3 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.74%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.74%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.62%) Performance Testing
5 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (5.62%) Kanban
5 5 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.37%) Project Management
7 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.37%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.25%) Coaching
8 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.25%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) Perl
3 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.74%) Ruby
5 5 (5.62%) Python
5 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) Java
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) NCDA
4 2 (2.25%) NCIE
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CCIE
4 2 (2.25%) CCNP
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) CCDP
5 1 (1.12%) CCA
5 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
3 18 (20.22%) vSphere
4 15 (16.85%) XenApp
5 13 (14.61%) XenDesktop
6 11 (12.36%) NFS
7 10 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (8.99%) SRDF
9 4 (4.49%) KVM
9 4 (4.49%) vCloud
9 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.49%) Xen
9 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
10 3 (3.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (3.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.25%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (2.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (2.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.74%) Puppet
2 6 (6.74%) SCCM
3 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (5.62%) Cobbler
3 5 (5.62%) Ansible
4 4 (4.49%) OPNET
4 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (3.37%) Nagios
6 2 (2.25%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.25%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.12%) Netcool
7 1 (1.12%) OpenView
7 1 (1.12%) Legato
7 1 (1.12%) SCOM
7 1 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 57 (64.04%) VMware
2 33 (37.08%) NetApp
3 27 (30.34%) Cisco
4 22 (24.72%) Citrix
5 21 (23.60%) HP
6 17 (19.10%) IBM
6 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
7 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
8 10 (11.24%) Dell
9 7 (7.87%) Intel
9 7 (7.87%) Hitachi
10 6 (6.74%) CommVault
10 6 (6.74%) Oracle
10 6 (6.74%) Sybase
11 4 (4.49%) SevOne
11 4 (4.49%) AppSense
11 4 (4.49%) Avaya
11 4 (4.49%) Juniper
11 4 (4.49%) Sun
12 3 (3.37%) Symantec