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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 274 219 215
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -4
Contract jobs citing EMC 327 398 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.89% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.95% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 243 203
Average daily rate
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£398 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £380 £361
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 13
Average hourly rate £41.25 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.91 £26.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £44.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+11.48% +30.97%
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
20941 20363 19274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 45.67% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12460 11591 10375
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 918 910 1252
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -29 160 £400 - 40
South East -67 45 £400 +1.58% 63
East of England +15 32 £513 +105.00% 16
West Midlands +15 20 £360 +2.85% 9
North West +6 19 £245 -40.24% 11
Yorkshire -5 17 £180 -42.85% 10
South West -11 14 £538 +40.52% 15
North East -7 9 £418 +70.79% 2
East Midlands +7 8 £300 -21.56% 8
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 409 (52.04%) VMware
2 356 (45.29%) Windows
3 342 (43.51%) SAN
4 225 (28.63%) Cisco
5 217 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 207 (26.34%) HP
6 207 (26.34%) Linux
7 182 (23.16%) NetApp
8 163 (20.74%) IBM
9 156 (19.85%) Microsoft
10 149 (18.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 145 (18.45%) Active Directory
12 144 (18.32%) Finance
13 143 (18.19%) Solaris
14 141 (17.94%) UNIX
15 137 (17.43%) ITIL
16 126 (16.03%) Migration
17 120 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 111 (14.12%) Red Hat
19 104 (13.23%) DNS
20 96 (12.21%) vSphere
21 93 (11.83%) SQL Server
22 87 (11.07%) Oracle
22 87 (11.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 85 (10.81%) Citrix
24 83 (10.56%) MS Exchange
25 82 (10.43%) Banking
26 78 (9.92%) NAS
27 77 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
28 71 (9.03%) NetBackup

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 83 (10.56%) MS Exchange
2 57 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (6.87%) IIS
4 51 (6.49%) SharePoint
5 38 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (3.82%) Apache
7 19 (2.42%) WebLogic
8 16 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.04%) Lync
8 16 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
9 15 (1.91%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (1.78%) JBoss
11 10 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.02%) Documentum
13 7 (0.89%) NetWeaver
13 7 (0.89%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.89%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.44%) MS Office
3 9 (1.15%) MS Project
4 8 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.25%) assyst
3 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.13%) RMDS
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.53%) Office 365
2 9 (1.15%) SaaS
3 8 (1.02%) IaaS
3 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.64%) PaaS
5 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 342 (43.51%) SAN
2 104 (13.23%) DNS
3 78 (9.92%) NAS
4 71 (9.03%) WAN
5 62 (7.89%) DHCP
5 62 (7.89%) Firewall
6 52 (6.62%) LAN
7 44 (5.60%) Fibre Channel
8 40 (5.09%) TCP/IP
9 34 (4.33%) Internet
10 33 (4.20%) iSCSI
11 26 (3.31%) Network Security
12 24 (3.05%) VPN
13 23 (2.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (2.04%) VLAN
16 15 (1.91%) FCoE
17 12 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (1.53%) Multicast
17 12 (1.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (1.78%) MySQL
5 13 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.53%) DB2
7 7 (0.89%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.76%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.64%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.51%) HBase
10 4 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.51%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 7
11 3 (0.38%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.38%) Big Data
12 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.89%) Hudson
3 6 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.64%) Selenium
5 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.25%) RSpec
6 2 (0.25%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.25%) MSI
6 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.13%) JUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Subversion
7 1 (0.13%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.13%) jMock
General
1 144 (18.32%) Finance
2 82 (10.43%) Banking
3 32 (4.07%) Investment Banking
4 25 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.67%) Electronics
6 19 (2.42%) Legal
7 16 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.53%) Retail
8 12 (1.53%) Law
9 8 (1.02%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.64%) Back Office
10 5 (0.64%) Military
11 4 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.38%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Marketing
13 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 113 (14.38%) Architect
2 100 (12.72%) Consultant
3 82 (10.43%) Administrator
4 68 (8.65%) Storage Engineer
5 57 (7.25%) Analyst
6 55 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 49 (6.23%) Systems Engineer
8 40 (5.09%) Server Engineer
9 39 (4.96%) Infrastructure Architect
9 39 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
9 39 (4.96%) Project Manager
10 37 (4.71%) Storage Consultant
11 35 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (3.69%) UNIX Administrator
13 24 (3.05%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.05%) Storage Administrator
14 23 (2.93%) Support Analyst
14 23 (2.93%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 19 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
15 19 (2.42%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.07%) Middleware
2 17 (2.16%) Web Services
3 10 (1.27%) Flash
4 9 (1.15%) Application Packaging
5 8 (1.02%) LAMP
5 8 (1.02%) HTML
6 6 (0.76%) XML
7 5 (0.64%) Rendezvous
7 5 (0.64%) XSLT
7 5 (0.64%) .NET
8 4 (0.51%) COM+
8 4 (0.51%) X-Windows
8 4 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.25%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.25%) YAML
9 2 (0.25%) Ajax
9 2 (0.25%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.25%) CSS
10 1 (0.13%) WDK
10 1 (0.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.62%) CLARiiON
2 47 (5.98%) Clustering
3 39 (4.96%) Replication
4 38 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.93%) Symmetrix DMX
6 18 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (2.29%) EMC Centera
7 17 (2.16%) Blackberry
7 17 (2.16%) HACMP
7 17 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.16%) Celerra
8 16 (2.04%) Symmetrix
9 12 (1.53%) Fat Client
9 12 (1.53%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.27%) Wiki
11 7 (0.89%) Cryptography
11 7 (0.89%) Open Source
11 7 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (0.76%) EqualLogic
12 6 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 356 (45.29%) Windows
2 207 (26.34%) Linux
3 149 (18.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 143 (18.19%) Solaris
5 141 (17.94%) UNIX
6 120 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 87 (11.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 61 (7.76%) AIX
10 43 (5.47%) Windows 7
11 30 (3.82%) SUSE
12 29 (3.69%) HPUX
13 16 (2.04%) Windows XP
14 13 (1.65%) CentOS
15 12 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.89%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.76%) Android
19 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
19 4 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (17.43%) ITIL
2 126 (16.03%) Migration
3 52 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (4.96%) Project Management
6 36 (4.58%) Service Management
7 33 (4.20%) Change Management
8 32 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (3.82%) Load Balancing
10 29 (3.69%) Problem Management
11 28 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (2.80%) Incident Management
13 19 (2.42%) Network Design
14 18 (2.29%) Performance Management
14 18 (2.29%) Change Control
14 18 (2.29%) Business Continuity
14 18 (2.29%) Configuration Management
15 17 (2.16%) Service Delivery
15 17 (2.16%) Network Management
16 16 (2.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 70 (8.91%) SQL
2 68 (8.65%) Perl
3 52 (6.62%) Shell Script
4 38 (4.83%) PowerShell
5 33 (4.20%) C
6 28 (3.56%) Java
7 25 (3.18%) Korn
8 19 (2.42%) Python
9 18 (2.29%) Ruby
10 11 (1.40%) VB
11 10 (1.27%) Bourne shell
11 10 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.15%) VBScript
12 9 (1.15%) C#
13 8 (1.02%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.38%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.38%) C++
15 2 (0.25%) PHP
16 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 58 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 40 (5.09%) MCSE
5 35 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (3.31%) Degree
8 25 (3.18%) CCNA
9 23 (2.93%) MCITP
10 21 (2.67%) CCNP
11 13 (1.65%) CCA
12 12 (1.53%) DV Cleared
13 11 (1.40%) MCSA
13 11 (1.40%) CCDP
14 10 (1.27%) CCIE
14 10 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.89%) MCP
15 7 (0.89%) HNC
15 7 (0.89%) RHCE
15 7 (0.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.65%) SLA
2 9 (1.15%) JSP 440
3 8 (1.02%) QA
4 6 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 217 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (18.45%) Active Directory
3 96 (12.21%) vSphere
4 68 (8.65%) Hyper-V
5 57 (7.25%) VMware ESX
6 43 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (4.58%) NFS
8 34 (4.33%) SRDF
9 33 (4.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 26 (3.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 25 (3.18%) XenApp
12 21 (2.67%) XenDesktop
12 21 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 17 (2.16%) Xen
14 16 (2.04%) vCloud
15 13 (1.65%) PowerHA
16 11 (1.40%) Terminal Services
16 11 (1.40%) KVM
17 10 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
18 7 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (9.03%) NetBackup
2 53 (6.74%) SCCM
3 50 (6.36%) SCOM
4 47 (5.98%) EMC NetWorker
5 42 (5.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 40 (5.09%) Puppet
7 36 (4.58%) Tivoli
8 26 (3.31%) Nagios
9 16 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.78%) Legato
11 12 (1.53%) Ansible
12 11 (1.40%) BMC PATROL
12 11 (1.40%) Backup Exec
12 11 (1.40%) WSUS
13 9 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
14 8 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
14 8 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (0.89%) Netcool
15 7 (0.89%) OpenView
15 7 (0.89%) OPNET
Vendors
1 409 (52.04%) VMware
2 225 (28.63%) Cisco
3 207 (26.34%) HP
4 182 (23.16%) NetApp
5 163 (20.74%) IBM
6 156 (19.85%) Microsoft
7 111 (14.12%) Red Hat
8 87 (11.07%) Oracle
9 85 (10.81%) Citrix
10 63 (8.02%) Symantec
11 56 (7.12%) Veritas
12 52 (6.62%) Dell
13 44 (5.60%) Brocade
14 35 (4.45%) Sun
15 34 (4.33%) F5
16 32 (4.07%) 3PAR
17 30 (3.82%) SAP
18 27 (3.44%) BMC
19 26 (3.31%) Juniper
20 24 (3.05%) CheckPoint
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