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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 70 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing EMC 7 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 1.12% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 3.18% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 12
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £373 £371
% change year-on-year
-2.68% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.16% +3.33%
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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
420 409 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.38% 35.17% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 181 112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £289 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 15
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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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 21 October 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 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) UNIX
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (45.00%) NAS
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) Symantec
8 6 (30.00%) Replication
9 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 5 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (25.00%) zOS
9 5 (25.00%) CICS
9 5 (25.00%) DB2
9 5 (25.00%) AIX
9 5 (25.00%) SRDF
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) Solaris

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (25.00%) CICS
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (45.00%) NAS
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) SSH
4 3 (15.00%) LDAP
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) Connectrix
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Designer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 5 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) UNIX
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (25.00%) AIX
5 5 (25.00%) zOS
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) Network Design
2 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) SRDF
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) IBM
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Symantec
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) Veritas
5 3 (15.00%) Brocade
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco