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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 71 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing EMC 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.91% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 2.56% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £400 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £400 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -
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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
440 429 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.47% 35.40% 36.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 215 143
Average daily rate £400 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 10
Average hourly rate £24.89 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.38% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.78 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.20 £120.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 November 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 20 (83.33%) SAN
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (58.33%) UNIX
5 13 (54.17%) VMware
6 12 (50.00%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
7 9 (37.50%) NetApp
7 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (25.00%) NAS
10 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (25.00%) LDAP
10 6 (25.00%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) IIS
11 5 (20.83%) JBoss
11 5 (20.83%) IBM
11 5 (20.83%) Symantec
12 4 (16.67%) F5
12 4 (16.67%) Firewall
12 4 (16.67%) Finance
12 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
12 4 (16.67%) Veritas

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) JBoss
4 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (4.17%) CICS
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 6 (25.00%) LDAP
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) SSH
5 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.17%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Designer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (58.33%) UNIX
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Data Security
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) RHCE
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) SRDF
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Legato
3 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) Veritas
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Brocade
7 2 (8.33%) Hitachi
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft