The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 28 May 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.

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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 304 244 212
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -32
Contract jobs citing EMC 325 393 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.80% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.77% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 223 229
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 15
Average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £35.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +50.53%
EMC
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22585 22182 19841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.14% 44.98% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13399 12859 10942
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1031 1125
Average hourly rate £18.55 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.98 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in England

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in England

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in England

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in England

EMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

EMC Hourly Rate Histogram in England

EMC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 146 £395 -7.05% 50
South East -15 72 £400 -3.61% 32
East of England +4 34 £500 +25.00% 17
North West +4 22 £475 +27.51% 16
Yorkshire -18 19 £300 -33.33% 5
West Midlands -24 11 £325 -5.79% 18
South West +9 9 £356 -2.19% 8
North East -10 4 £377 +16.06% 1
East Midlands -13 3 £388 +55.29% 8
Midlands -1 1 - -
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 350 (51.78%) Windows
2 329 (48.67%) VMware
3 283 (41.86%) SAN
4 234 (34.62%) Cisco
5 215 (31.80%) NetApp
6 171 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 166 (24.56%) HP
8 159 (23.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 156 (23.08%) Linux
10 150 (22.19%) Migration
11 144 (21.30%) Microsoft
12 129 (19.08%) Finance
13 128 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 121 (17.90%) Active Directory
15 118 (17.46%) IBM
16 114 (16.86%) UNIX
17 111 (16.42%) ITIL
18 109 (16.12%) Data Centre
19 105 (15.53%) Solaris
20 99 (14.64%) Windows Server 2012
21 96 (14.20%) Oracle
22 86 (12.72%) Hyper-V
23 82 (12.13%) Red Hat
23 82 (12.13%) Citrix
24 80 (11.83%) Firewall
25 79 (11.69%) SQL Server
25 79 (11.69%) vSphere
26 73 (10.80%) NAS
27 70 (10.36%) WAN
28 68 (10.06%) MS Exchange

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 68 (10.06%) MS Exchange
2 47 (6.95%) IIS
3 46 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 44 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (4.88%) Documentum
6 27 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (3.25%) Apache
8 15 (2.22%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.22%) JBoss
8 15 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (2.07%) Lync
10 13 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.78%) IBM Notes
11 12 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (1.33%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.89%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 47 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.66%) MS Office
3 8 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.44%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) EPLAN
7 1 (0.15%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) RMDS
2 4 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.30%) assyst
3 2 (0.30%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.30%) Exstream
3 2 (0.30%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.15%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.25%) Office 365
2 14 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.18%) SaaS
4 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.74%) IaaS
6 3 (0.44%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 283 (41.86%) SAN
2 80 (11.83%) Firewall
3 73 (10.80%) NAS
4 70 (10.36%) WAN
5 56 (8.28%) Fibre Channel
6 49 (7.25%) LAN
7 45 (6.66%) DNS
8 34 (5.03%) Internet
9 31 (4.59%) TCP/IP
10 30 (4.44%) iSCSI
11 22 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (2.96%) DHCP
13 18 (2.66%) Network Security
14 17 (2.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (2.37%) VPN
16 14 (2.07%) LDAP
16 14 (2.07%) Wireless
16 14 (2.07%) MPLS
17 13 (1.92%) VLAN
18 11 (1.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.25%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.74%) MySQL
8 5 (0.74%) HBase
9 4 (0.59%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.44%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.30%) DB2
11 2 (0.30%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.15%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.18%) LoadRunner
2 6 (0.89%) JIRA
3 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.44%) Subversion
4 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.30%) Selenium
5 2 (0.30%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.30%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.15%) ERwin
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.15%) Ant
6 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 129 (19.08%) Finance
2 57 (8.43%) Banking
3 26 (3.85%) Electronics
4 15 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.48%) Retail
8 8 (1.18%) Marketing
9 7 (1.04%) Legal
9 7 (1.04%) Back Office
10 6 (0.89%) Law
11 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Local Government
12 4 (0.59%) Automotive
13 3 (0.44%) Military
14 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (13.61%) Architect
2 76 (11.24%) Consultant
3 65 (9.62%) Administrator
4 64 (9.47%) Storage Engineer
5 53 (7.84%) Analyst
6 46 (6.80%) Server Engineer
7 45 (6.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 38 (5.62%) Storage Administrator
9 37 (5.47%) Storage Consultant
9 37 (5.47%) Infrastructure Architect
10 36 (5.33%) Project Manager
11 27 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
14 20 (2.96%) Infrastructure Manager
15 18 (2.66%) Network Engineer
15 18 (2.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 18 (2.66%) Technical Architect
15 18 (2.66%) Storage Specialist
16 16 (2.37%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.59%) Middleware
1 31 (4.59%) .NET
2 21 (3.11%) Web Services
3 16 (2.37%) XML
4 9 (1.33%) HTML
5 8 (1.18%) ADO
5 8 (1.18%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.18%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.04%) Rendezvous
7 6 (0.89%) XSLT
8 5 (0.74%) Ultra Messaging
9 3 (0.44%) LAMP
9 3 (0.44%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.44%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.30%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.30%) XSD
10 2 (0.30%) Ajax
10 2 (0.30%) SAP ALE
10 2 (0.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.12%) Data Centre
2 54 (7.99%) CLARiiON
3 43 (6.36%) Symmetrix
4 42 (6.21%) Clustering
5 39 (5.77%) Symmetrix DMX
6 34 (5.03%) Celerra
7 32 (4.73%) Replication
8 28 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (3.70%) EMC Centera
10 13 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (1.78%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.33%) HACMP
12 9 (1.33%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.18%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.18%) EqualLogic
14 7 (1.04%) IBM XIV
15 5 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.74%) Thin Client
15 5 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 350 (51.78%) Windows
2 159 (23.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 156 (23.08%) Linux
4 128 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 114 (16.86%) UNIX
6 105 (15.53%) Solaris
7 99 (14.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (6.51%) AIX
10 37 (5.47%) HPUX
11 28 (4.14%) Windows 7
12 22 (3.25%) SUSE
13 19 (2.81%) Windows 2000
14 17 (2.51%) Windows XP
15 15 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (1.04%) NetWare
18 7 (1.04%) CentOS
19 6 (0.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (22.19%) Migration
2 111 (16.42%) ITIL
3 51 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 47 (6.95%) Project Management
5 32 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
6 31 (4.59%) Change Management
7 29 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 26 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 24 (3.55%) Load Balancing
9 24 (3.55%) Change Control
9 24 (3.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 22 (3.25%) Service Management
10 22 (3.25%) Document Management
10 22 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (2.96%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (2.66%) Data Migration
12 18 (2.66%) Network Management
13 16 (2.37%) Workflow
13 16 (2.37%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 58 (8.58%) SQL
2 42 (6.21%) Perl
3 39 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 32 (4.73%) C
4 32 (4.73%) VB
5 31 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 30 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 25 (3.70%) Java
8 19 (2.81%) Python
9 16 (2.37%) Ruby
10 15 (2.22%) Korn
10 15 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.92%) C#
12 12 (1.78%) C++
12 12 (1.78%) VBScript
13 3 (0.44%) PHP
13 3 (0.44%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.44%) C-shell
14 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 52 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (4.14%) Degree
5 23 (3.40%) MCSE
6 20 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.51%) MCITP
8 13 (1.92%) NCIE
9 12 (1.78%) NCDA
9 12 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.63%) CCNA
10 11 (1.63%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.33%) CCNP
11 9 (1.33%) MCP
12 8 (1.18%) VCP5
12 8 (1.18%) VCP4
13 5 (0.74%) CCIE
14 4 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.59%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.55%) SLA
2 14 (2.07%) QA
3 5 (0.74%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 171 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (17.90%) Active Directory
3 86 (12.72%) Hyper-V
4 79 (11.69%) vSphere
5 49 (7.25%) VMware ESX
6 43 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (5.77%) SRDF
8 35 (5.18%) NFS
9 31 (4.59%) XenApp
10 20 (2.96%) Xen
11 19 (2.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 17 (2.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 14 (2.07%) XenDesktop
14 13 (1.92%) KVM
15 11 (1.63%) Terminal Services
15 11 (1.63%) VMware Server
16 10 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (1.33%) vCloud
18 8 (1.18%) GPFS
18 8 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 35 (5.18%) SCCM
2 32 (4.73%) Tivoli
2 32 (4.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 31 (4.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 25 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 22 (3.25%) Puppet
6 21 (3.11%) SCOM
7 13 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (1.78%) Netcool
9 11 (1.63%) Legato
10 10 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
10 10 (1.48%) Backup Exec
11 9 (1.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 8 (1.18%) vMotion
12 8 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 8 (1.18%) Nagios
13 7 (1.04%) ARCserve
13 7 (1.04%) OpenView
14 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 329 (48.67%) VMware
2 234 (34.62%) Cisco
3 215 (31.80%) NetApp
4 166 (24.56%) HP
5 144 (21.30%) Microsoft
6 118 (17.46%) IBM
7 96 (14.20%) Oracle
8 82 (12.13%) Red Hat
8 82 (12.13%) Citrix
9 52 (7.69%) Brocade
10 43 (6.36%) Dell
11 39 (5.77%) 3PAR
12 34 (5.03%) F5
12 34 (5.03%) Veritas
13 33 (4.88%) CheckPoint
14 26 (3.85%) Symantec
15 21 (3.11%) McAfee
16 20 (2.96%) SAP
16 20 (2.96%) Remedy
17 17 (2.51%) Isilon
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