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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 85 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Contract jobs citing EMC 8 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 1.62% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 5.60% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Average daily rate £356 £388 £422
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% -8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +11.11%
EMC
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
493 393 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.74% 28.92% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 204 199
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.81% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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

EMC
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

EMC
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

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) Oracle
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Change Management
3 9 (52.94%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) Veritas
6 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) AIX
7 5 (29.41%) HPUX
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 4 (23.53%) LDAP
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (23.53%) SRDF
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) DDNS
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Informix
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) EMC Storage Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) HP Storage Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) IBM XIV
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Solaris
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) AIX
5 5 (29.41%) HPUX
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Change Management
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Perl
1 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) SRDF
1 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (17.65%) Puppet
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Google
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Sun
7 2 (11.76%) Teradata
8 1 (5.88%) Brocade