The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix over the 3 months to 30 January 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 193 207 187
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.017% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.044% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£463 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +8.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1918 2267 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.78% 38.33% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1649 1614
Average daily rate £470 £500 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £42.50 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Symmetrix
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 Symmetrix across the City of London region.

Symmetrix Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Symmetrix
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 Symmetrix across the City of London region.

Symmetrix Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix.

1 6 (100.00%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) NCDA
5 2 (33.33%) NCIE
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (33.33%) SRDF
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) HPUX
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) EMC Storage Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Sybase DBA
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) NCDA
1 2 (33.33%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) SRDF
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
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