The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 68 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing EMC 9 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 1.36% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 4.32% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -27.09%
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
476 347 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.67% 31.46% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 133 134
Average daily rate £400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £287 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £32.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +56.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 22 (78.57%) SAN
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 15 (53.57%) UNIX
5 14 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Finance
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 11 (39.29%) Replication
7 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (32.14%) Oracle
9 8 (28.57%) DB2
9 8 (28.57%) AIX
9 8 (28.57%) CICS
9 8 (28.57%) IBM
9 8 (28.57%) zOS
9 8 (28.57%) Mainframe
9 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
9 8 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 8 (28.57%) NAS
9 8 (28.57%) SRDF
9 8 (28.57%) vSphere
10 7 (25.00%) NetBackup
11 6 (21.43%) CLARiiON
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (17.86%) Banking
12 5 (17.86%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (28.57%) CICS
1 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) SAN
2 8 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) Connectrix
5 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Designer
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Backup Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Replication
2 8 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 6 (21.43%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 8 (28.57%) zOS
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (28.57%) SRDF
3 8 (28.57%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.86%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.57%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Symantec
7 3 (10.71%) Brocade
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco
8 2 (7.14%) JBoss
9 1 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) Dell
9 1 (3.57%) CommVault
9 1 (3.57%) Vizioncore
9 1 (3.57%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) Veritas
9 1 (3.57%) Lotus
9 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.57%) McAfee