The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 273 229 240
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +11
Contract jobs citing EMC 350 397 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.85% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.82% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 230 202
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 22
Average hourly rate £33.75 £23.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £12.50 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22458 21809 24499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.81% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12735 12183 12822
Average daily rate £388 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1112 1288
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
EMC
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -54 145 £407 -4.23% 44
South East +5 89 £350 -6.66% 31
East of England -6 30 £400 +28.00% 19
West Midlands -1 24 £350 +12.00% 5
South West -15 14 £328 -18.00% 3
North West 0 13 £320 -24.70% 6
East Midlands -10 12 £288 -14.81% 6
Yorkshire +3 11 £450 +50.00% 8
North East - 5 £331 - 3
Midlands +5 2 - - 1
South Coast - - - -
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 351 (46.93%) Windows
2 332 (44.39%) VMware
3 324 (43.32%) SAN
4 219 (29.28%) Cisco
5 212 (28.34%) HP
6 192 (25.67%) Linux
7 190 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 184 (24.60%) Microsoft
9 173 (23.13%) NetApp
10 151 (20.19%) Active Directory
11 142 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 140 (18.72%) IBM
13 133 (17.78%) Citrix
14 130 (17.38%) Oracle
15 128 (17.11%) SQL
16 122 (16.31%) UNIX
17 119 (15.91%) Finance
18 110 (14.71%) Migration
19 108 (14.44%) ITIL
20 106 (14.17%) Security Cleared
21 97 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
22 92 (12.30%) Red Hat
22 92 (12.30%) DNS
23 90 (12.03%) vSphere
24 87 (11.63%) NAS
24 87 (11.63%) Solaris
25 81 (10.83%) Firewall
26 80 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 79 (10.56%) MS Exchange
28 77 (10.29%) EMC NetWorker

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 79 (10.56%) MS Exchange
2 51 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (3.34%) Apache
6 24 (3.21%) IIS
7 23 (3.07%) SharePoint
7 23 (3.07%) Lync
8 22 (2.94%) Tomcat
9 20 (2.67%) WebLogic
10 15 (2.01%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.74%) Documentum
12 11 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 3 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
17 3 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 50 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.74%) MS Office
3 13 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (1.47%) MS Project
5 9 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.53%) RMDS
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.40%) assyst
4 2 (0.27%) AWD
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (1.07%) Amazon S3
1 8 (1.07%) Office 365
2 7 (0.94%) SaaS
2 7 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.53%) IaaS
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
5 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 324 (43.32%) SAN
2 92 (12.30%) DNS
3 87 (11.63%) NAS
4 81 (10.83%) Firewall
5 73 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 53 (7.09%) DHCP
6 53 (7.09%) Fibre Channel
7 48 (6.42%) LAN
8 45 (6.02%) WAN
9 34 (4.55%) Wireless
10 32 (4.28%) iSCSI
11 30 (4.01%) VPN
12 25 (3.34%) Connectrix
13 24 (3.21%) FCoE
14 22 (2.94%) LDAP
15 21 (2.81%) SNMP
16 20 (2.67%) VLAN
17 19 (2.54%) Multicast
18 17 (2.27%) Internet
19 14 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.35%) Oracle Database
3 20 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (2.27%) DB2
7 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.47%) MySQL
8 11 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.07%) Sybase ASE
11 6 (0.80%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.80%) SQLPlus
12 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.53%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.53%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.53%) HBase
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.07%) RSpec
3 5 (0.67%) MSI
3 5 (0.67%) Maven
3 5 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.53%) StarTeam
5 3 (0.40%) Toad
5 3 (0.40%) JIRA
5 3 (0.40%) Grunt
5 3 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.40%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.40%) Mockito
5 3 (0.40%) Selenium
5 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.27%) Hudson
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 119 (15.91%) Finance
2 66 (8.82%) Banking
3 39 (5.21%) Investment Banking
4 35 (4.68%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.67%) Electronics
6 17 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.07%) Retail
7 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.80%) Billing
8 6 (0.80%) Legal
9 5 (0.67%) Law
9 5 (0.67%) Avionics
10 4 (0.53%) Local Government
10 4 (0.53%) Automotive
10 4 (0.53%) Advertising
10 4 (0.53%) Publishing
10 4 (0.53%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Marketing
11 3 (0.40%) French Language
12 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 102 (13.64%) Architect
2 96 (12.83%) Consultant
3 78 (10.43%) Storage Engineer
4 71 (9.49%) Administrator
5 56 (7.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 55 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 43 (5.75%) Storage Consultant
8 42 (5.61%) Project Manager
9 38 (5.08%) Analyst
10 31 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (3.34%) DBA
12 25 (3.34%) Support Analyst
13 24 (3.21%) Support Engineer
13 24 (3.21%) Storage Administrator
13 24 (3.21%) Server Engineer
14 22 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
15 21 (2.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 21 (2.81%) Team Leader
16 19 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.48%) Middleware
2 17 (2.27%) Web Services
3 9 (1.20%) HTML
4 8 (1.07%) XMPP
5 7 (0.94%) XML
6 6 (0.80%) CSS
6 6 (0.80%) J2EE
7 5 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (0.67%) jQuery
8 4 (0.53%) JPA
8 4 (0.53%) XSLT
8 4 (0.53%) CORBA
8 4 (0.53%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.40%) Flash
9 3 (0.40%) SOAP
9 3 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.40%) .NET
9 3 (0.40%) JTS
9 3 (0.40%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.02%) CLARiiON
2 52 (6.95%) Clustering
3 42 (5.61%) EMC Centera
4 34 (4.55%) Replication
5 25 (3.34%) Enterprise Storage
5 25 (3.34%) Symmetrix DMX
6 24 (3.21%) Celerra
6 24 (3.21%) Mainframe
7 14 (1.87%) EqualLogic
7 14 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.74%) HACMP
8 13 (1.74%) Open Source
9 11 (1.47%) Firmware
9 11 (1.47%) Symmetrix
9 11 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (1.34%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.20%) iSeries
12 8 (1.07%) AS400
12 8 (1.07%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 351 (46.93%) Windows
2 192 (25.67%) Linux
3 142 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (16.31%) UNIX
5 97 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 87 (11.63%) Solaris
7 80 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (7.09%) Windows 7
8 53 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (4.68%) AIX
10 29 (3.88%) Windows XP
11 21 (2.81%) CentOS
12 17 (2.27%) SUSE
13 11 (1.47%) zOS
14 10 (1.34%) HPUX
15 7 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.67%) MVS
16 5 (0.67%) NetWare
17 3 (0.40%) Android
18 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.71%) Migration
2 108 (14.44%) ITIL
3 55 (7.35%) Change Management
4 47 (6.28%) Project Management
5 42 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
7 38 (5.08%) Service Management
8 35 (4.68%) Performance Management
9 34 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 29 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (3.48%) Asset Management
12 24 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
12 24 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (3.07%) Business Continuity
13 23 (3.07%) Incident Management
14 22 (2.94%) Service Delivery
15 21 (2.81%) DevOps
16 19 (2.54%) Configuration Management
16 19 (2.54%) Data Management
16 19 (2.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 128 (17.11%) SQL
2 65 (8.69%) PowerShell
3 55 (7.35%) Perl
4 38 (5.08%) Java
5 31 (4.14%) Shell Script
6 26 (3.48%) C
7 24 (3.21%) VB
8 18 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.87%) Bash Shell
9 14 (1.87%) VBA
10 12 (1.60%) Korn
11 11 (1.47%) VBScript
12 8 (1.07%) C++
13 6 (0.80%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.67%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.53%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.53%) Python
16 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.40%) C#
17 2 (0.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 106 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 54 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (4.68%) MCITP
5 34 (4.55%) Degree
6 33 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (3.07%) MCSE
8 23 (3.07%) CCNA
9 18 (2.41%) CCNP
10 12 (1.60%) MCSA
11 11 (1.47%) MCTS
12 10 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (1.20%) RHCE
13 9 (1.20%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.07%) OCP
14 8 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.01%) SLA
2 9 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.07%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.53%) QA
5 4 (0.53%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) Basel III
8 1 (0.13%) Basel II
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 190 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (20.19%) Active Directory
3 90 (12.03%) vSphere
4 64 (8.56%) XenApp
5 63 (8.42%) Hyper-V
6 58 (7.75%) VMware ESXi
7 37 (4.95%) NFS
8 36 (4.81%) VMware ESX
9 35 (4.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 29 (3.88%) SRDF
11 25 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
12 24 (3.21%) vCloud
13 21 (2.81%) XenDesktop
14 19 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
15 18 (2.41%) Xen
16 15 (2.01%) XenServer
17 14 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 13 (1.74%) VMware Server
19 11 (1.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
20 7 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 77 (10.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 71 (9.49%) NetBackup
3 55 (7.35%) SCCM
4 47 (6.28%) SCOM
5 37 (4.95%) Tivoli
6 29 (3.88%) Backup Exec
7 28 (3.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (2.27%) Data Guard
9 14 (1.87%) Puppet
10 12 (1.60%) Netcool
11 10 (1.34%) HP SIM
11 10 (1.34%) Vagrant
11 10 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 10 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
12 9 (1.20%) BladeLogic
13 7 (0.94%) Legato
13 7 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 7 (0.94%) OpenView
13 7 (0.94%) WSUS
13 7 (0.94%) Ionix
Vendors
1 332 (44.39%) VMware
2 219 (29.28%) Cisco
3 212 (28.34%) HP
4 184 (24.60%) Microsoft
5 173 (23.13%) NetApp
6 140 (18.72%) IBM
7 133 (17.78%) Citrix
8 130 (17.38%) Oracle
9 92 (12.30%) Red Hat
10 72 (9.63%) Brocade
11 71 (9.49%) Symantec
12 56 (7.49%) Dell
13 38 (5.08%) Juniper
14 36 (4.81%) Hitachi
14 36 (4.81%) Sun
15 30 (4.01%) Veritas
16 28 (3.74%) 3PAR
17 25 (3.34%) F5
18 23 (3.07%) Apple
19 22 (2.94%) BMC
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Surrey
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £37 - £42 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: Up to £300 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
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Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £36 per hour + competitive
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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Warrington
Computer Futures
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