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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 272 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +2
Contract jobs citing EMC 396 452 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.96% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 2.07% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 280 208
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +26.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £19.50 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +26.78%
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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -53 178 £375 -6.25% 44
South East -37 72 £375 -1.31% 30
North West +5 25 £320 -20.98% 8
Yorkshire +9 24 £375 +25.00% 2
West Midlands 0 24 £300 -14.28% 10
South West -10 23 £475 +18.75% 11
East of England -22 21 £513 +105.00% 14
North East - 17 £408 - 5
East Midlands -7 14 £355 -12.34% 11
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 405 (50.75%) VMware
2 358 (44.86%) Windows
3 356 (44.61%) SAN
4 236 (29.57%) HP
5 224 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 222 (27.82%) Linux
7 213 (26.69%) Cisco
8 183 (22.93%) IBM
9 177 (22.18%) Microsoft
10 170 (21.30%) NetApp
11 157 (19.67%) Active Directory
12 144 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 141 (17.67%) UNIX
14 139 (17.42%) Finance
15 138 (17.29%) Solaris
16 133 (16.67%) DNS
17 131 (16.42%) ITIL
18 127 (15.91%) Red Hat
19 123 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 118 (14.79%) Migration
21 101 (12.66%) vSphere
22 96 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 96 (12.03%) Citrix
23 95 (11.90%) MS Exchange
24 94 (11.78%) Oracle
25 87 (10.90%) SQL Server
26 86 (10.78%) SQL
27 84 (10.53%) Banking
28 82 (10.28%) Security Cleared
29 80 (10.03%) NAS

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 95 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 71 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (7.02%) IIS
4 46 (5.76%) SharePoint
5 37 (4.64%) Apache
6 35 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 27 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (2.63%) Tomcat
10 18 (2.26%) WebSphere
11 17 (2.13%) WebLogic
12 16 (2.01%) Lync
12 16 (2.01%) Lotus Domino
12 16 (2.01%) JBoss
13 9 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.88%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.88%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.75%) NetWeaver
16 5 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 5 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 35 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.13%) MS Office
3 13 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.63%) MS Project
4 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.38%) assyst
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.25%) RMDS
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.25%) IaaS
1 10 (1.25%) SaaS
2 9 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.00%) Office 365
3 8 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.88%) PaaS
5 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 356 (44.61%) SAN
2 133 (16.67%) DNS
3 80 (10.03%) NAS
4 76 (9.52%) DHCP
5 68 (8.52%) WAN
6 62 (7.77%) Firewall
7 52 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
8 49 (6.14%) LAN
9 44 (5.51%) TCP/IP
10 33 (4.14%) iSCSI
11 30 (3.76%) VPN
12 29 (3.63%) Internet
13 22 (2.76%) Network Security
13 22 (2.76%) FCoE
14 20 (2.51%) Wireless
15 19 (2.38%) VLAN
16 18 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (2.13%) LDAP
17 17 (2.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (2.38%) DB2
3 19 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (2.26%) Oracle Database
5 15 (1.88%) MySQL
5 15 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.50%) Sybase ASE
7 11 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.63%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.50%) HBase
10 4 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.50%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (2.76%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.00%) Hudson
3 6 (0.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.75%) Selenium
4 5 (0.63%) RSpec
5 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.50%) StarTeam
6 3 (0.38%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.25%) MSI
8 1 (0.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.13%) JUnit
8 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.13%) jMock
8 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.13%) Mockito
8 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.13%) Grunt
General
1 139 (17.42%) Finance
2 84 (10.53%) Banking
3 37 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 25 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.38%) Electronics
6 17 (2.13%) Legal
7 16 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.63%) Law
9 9 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.00%) Retail
11 6 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.75%) Military
11 6 (0.75%) Billing
12 4 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Automotive
14 2 (0.25%) Marketing
14 2 (0.25%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.25%) Front Office
14 2 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 117 (14.66%) Architect
2 91 (11.40%) Consultant
2 91 (11.40%) Administrator
3 73 (9.15%) Storage Engineer
4 61 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 60 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
6 55 (6.89%) Analyst
7 46 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
8 38 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 36 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (4.26%) Storage Consultant
11 31 (3.88%) Support Analyst
11 31 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 29 (3.63%) UNIX Administrator
13 28 (3.51%) Server Engineer
14 27 (3.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 27 (3.38%) Storage Administrator
15 23 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (2.76%) Storage Architect
16 22 (2.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.76%) Middleware
2 15 (1.88%) Web Services
3 11 (1.38%) Flash
4 9 (1.13%) LAMP
5 8 (1.00%) HTML
6 6 (0.75%) XML
7 5 (0.63%) Rendezvous
7 5 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (0.63%) XSLT
7 5 (0.63%) .NET
8 4 (0.50%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.50%) COM+
8 4 (0.50%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.38%) Ajax
9 3 (0.38%) CSS
10 2 (0.25%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.25%) JSON
10 2 (0.25%) jQuery
10 2 (0.25%) YAML
10 2 (0.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.14%) Clustering
2 55 (6.89%) CLARiiON
3 42 (5.26%) Replication
4 37 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.76%) Symmetrix DMX
5 22 (2.76%) EMC Centera
6 20 (2.51%) Celerra
6 20 (2.51%) Symmetrix
7 19 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 19 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 18 (2.26%) HACMP
9 11 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.38%) Open Source
10 10 (1.25%) Wiki
11 9 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (1.13%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.13%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.13%) Fat Client
12 7 (0.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 358 (44.86%) Windows
2 222 (27.82%) Linux
3 144 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 141 (17.67%) UNIX
5 138 (17.29%) Solaris
6 123 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 96 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 56 (7.02%) AIX
11 29 (3.63%) SUSE
12 24 (3.01%) Windows XP
13 23 (2.88%) HPUX
14 18 (2.26%) CentOS
15 11 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (1.00%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.75%) Android
19 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
19 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (16.42%) ITIL
2 118 (14.79%) Migration
3 50 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 48 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (5.14%) Service Management
6 37 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (4.51%) Change Management
8 33 (4.14%) Load Balancing
9 31 (3.88%) Project Management
10 30 (3.76%) Problem Management
11 24 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (2.88%) DevOps
12 23 (2.88%) Performance Management
13 21 (2.63%) Service Delivery
13 21 (2.63%) Network Design
14 20 (2.51%) Business Continuity
15 19 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
16 18 (2.26%) Capacity Management
16 18 (2.26%) Coaching
16 18 (2.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.78%) SQL
2 69 (8.65%) Perl
3 54 (6.77%) Shell Script
4 42 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 32 (4.01%) Java
6 31 (3.88%) C
7 24 (3.01%) Korn
8 18 (2.26%) VB
9 17 (2.13%) Ruby
10 16 (2.01%) Python
11 13 (1.63%) VBScript
12 10 (1.25%) Bourne shell
13 9 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.00%) JavaScript
15 7 (0.88%) C#
16 4 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.50%) VBA
17 3 (0.38%) C++
18 2 (0.25%) PHP
19 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 82 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 58 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 37 (4.64%) MCSE
5 31 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (3.51%) Degree
7 26 (3.26%) MCITP
8 25 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (2.88%) CCNA
10 18 (2.26%) CCNP
11 13 (1.63%) MCSA
12 12 (1.50%) CCA
13 11 (1.38%) CCDP
14 10 (1.25%) CCIE
15 9 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (1.00%) NCDA
16 8 (1.00%) DV Cleared
16 8 (1.00%) RHCE
16 8 (1.00%) MCTS
17 7 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.75%) JSP 440
2 11 (1.38%) SLA
3 10 (1.25%) QA
4 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 224 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (19.67%) Active Directory
3 101 (12.66%) vSphere
4 69 (8.65%) Hyper-V
5 62 (7.77%) VMware ESX
6 46 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (5.14%) XenApp
8 38 (4.76%) NFS
9 32 (4.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 30 (3.76%) SRDF
11 29 (3.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 26 (3.26%) vCloud
13 21 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 20 (2.51%) XenDesktop
15 14 (1.75%) Xen
16 11 (1.38%) Terminal Services
16 11 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
17 10 (1.25%) KVM
17 10 (1.25%) PowerHA
18 9 (1.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 73 (9.15%) NetBackup
2 59 (7.39%) EMC NetWorker
3 50 (6.27%) SCCM
4 46 (5.76%) SCOM
5 45 (5.64%) Puppet
5 45 (5.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 40 (5.01%) Tivoli
7 21 (2.63%) Nagios
7 21 (2.63%) Backup Exec
8 16 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.63%) Ansible
10 11 (1.38%) Legato
11 10 (1.25%) WhatsUp Gold
11 10 (1.25%) WSUS
11 10 (1.25%) OpenView
12 9 (1.13%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
14 7 (0.88%) EMC Navisphere
14 7 (0.88%) OPNET
14 7 (0.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 405 (50.75%) VMware
2 236 (29.57%) HP
3 213 (26.69%) Cisco
4 183 (22.93%) IBM
5 177 (22.18%) Microsoft
6 170 (21.30%) NetApp
7 127 (15.91%) Red Hat
8 96 (12.03%) Citrix
9 94 (11.78%) Oracle
10 76 (9.52%) Symantec
11 54 (6.77%) Dell
12 53 (6.64%) Veritas
13 52 (6.52%) Brocade
14 46 (5.76%) Sun
15 39 (4.89%) Juniper
16 38 (4.76%) F5
17 36 (4.51%) 3PAR
18 28 (3.51%) CheckPoint
19 27 (3.38%) BMC
20 26 (3.26%) McAfee
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: Just now
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Real Staffing
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £48 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £20 - £25 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £30 - £60 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £60 per hour + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £43 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago