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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 241 196 191
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -5
Contract jobs citing EMC 416 450 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.02% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 2.19% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 256 303
Average daily rate £423 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 28
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% +35.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £13.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.25 £44.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.12% +20.65%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -70 215 £425 +10.38% 56
South East +4 84 £425 +12.58% 35
North West -3 29 £320 -21.23% 8
East of England -29 24 £400 -5.88% 19
West Midlands -12 21 £340 +3.03% 17
Yorkshire -5 19 £350 - 5
East Midlands +2 10 £378 - 7
South West -14 10 £401 +8.97% 10
North East - 9 £245 - 1
Midlands +4 2 - -
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 410 (49.70%) SAN
2 340 (41.21%) Windows
3 335 (40.61%) VMware
4 279 (33.82%) Cisco
5 253 (30.67%) Linux
6 240 (29.09%) NetApp
7 217 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 192 (23.27%) HP
9 187 (22.67%) UNIX
10 178 (21.58%) Solaris
11 173 (20.97%) Oracle
12 155 (18.79%) Finance
13 152 (18.42%) Microsoft
14 147 (17.82%) ITIL
15 146 (17.70%) Citrix
16 143 (17.33%) NAS
17 129 (15.64%) SQL
18 124 (15.03%) Active Directory
19 121 (14.67%) IBM
20 120 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 118 (14.30%) Windows Server 2008
21 118 (14.30%) Red Hat
22 113 (13.70%) Brocade
23 101 (12.24%) NetBackup
24 97 (11.76%) DNS
25 96 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
25 96 (11.64%) Veritas
26 94 (11.39%) Clustering
27 92 (11.15%) Security Cleared
28 90 (10.91%) TCP/IP

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 83 (10.06%) MS Exchange
2 46 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 32 (3.88%) Apache
5 29 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 26 (3.15%) IIS
6 26 (3.15%) Lync
7 24 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (2.30%) WebLogic
9 18 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (1.58%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.21%) Oracle Spatial
12 8 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
13 7 (0.85%) Documentum
13 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.70%) MS Office
4 13 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) RMDS
2 2 (0.24%) Tridion
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.09%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.61%) Office 365
5 5 (0.61%) SaaS
6 4 (0.48%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 410 (49.70%) SAN
2 143 (17.33%) NAS
3 97 (11.76%) DNS
4 90 (10.91%) TCP/IP
5 81 (9.82%) Firewall
6 53 (6.42%) LAN
7 51 (6.18%) WAN
8 43 (5.21%) Fibre Channel
9 42 (5.09%) DHCP
10 37 (4.48%) Connectrix
11 27 (3.27%) LDAP
12 26 (3.15%) Wireless
13 23 (2.79%) iSCSI
14 22 (2.67%) VPN
15 19 (2.30%) VLAN
15 19 (2.30%) FCoE
16 18 (2.18%) SNMP
17 17 (2.06%) HTTP
17 17 (2.06%) Multicast
18 16 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.73%) Oracle Database
3 20 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
6 16 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (1.70%) MySQL
8 12 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.97%) HBase
11 8 (0.97%) Oracle OWB
12 6 (0.73%) SAP HANA
13 5 (0.61%) DB2
14 3 (0.36%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.24%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.36%) Toad
3 2 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
4 1 (0.12%) FishEye
4 1 (0.12%) Hudson
General
1 155 (18.79%) Finance
2 79 (9.58%) Banking
3 49 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 49 (5.94%) Investment Banking
4 23 (2.79%) Electronics
5 20 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.21%) Legal
7 9 (1.09%) Law
7 9 (1.09%) Back Office
8 8 (0.97%) Avionics
8 8 (0.97%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.73%) Military
9 6 (0.73%) Advertising
10 4 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.48%) Local Government
10 4 (0.48%) Marketing
11 3 (0.36%) Front Office
12 2 (0.24%) Publishing
12 2 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 136 (16.48%) Architect
2 101 (12.24%) Administrator
3 93 (11.27%) Consultant
4 88 (10.67%) Storage Engineer
5 67 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 64 (7.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 51 (6.18%) UNIX Administrator
8 39 (4.73%) Project Manager
9 37 (4.48%) Storage Consultant
10 36 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
10 36 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (3.27%) Storage Administrator
12 25 (3.03%) Server Engineer
12 25 (3.03%) Analyst
13 24 (2.91%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 21 (2.55%) Systems Engineer
14 21 (2.55%) Wintel Engineer
15 20 (2.42%) Lead Architect
15 20 (2.42%) Team Leader
16 18 (2.18%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.64%) Middleware
2 15 (1.82%) J2EE
3 13 (1.58%) XML
4 12 (1.45%) Web Services
4 12 (1.45%) HTML
5 9 (1.09%) XMPP
6 8 (0.97%) Regular Expression
6 8 (0.97%) Rendezvous
6 8 (0.97%) XSLT
7 5 (0.61%) .NET
8 4 (0.48%) CSS
8 4 (0.48%) CORBA
9 3 (0.36%) LAMP
9 3 (0.36%) WSH
10 2 (0.24%) jQuery
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.24%) Flash
11 1 (0.12%) OpenMP
11 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.39%) Clustering
2 90 (10.91%) CLARiiON
3 69 (8.36%) Symmetrix DMX
4 54 (6.55%) Replication
5 48 (5.82%) EMC Centera
6 30 (3.64%) Celerra
7 26 (3.15%) Enterprise Storage
8 19 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 17 (2.06%) HACMP
10 15 (1.82%) Mainframe
11 12 (1.45%) Firmware
12 10 (1.21%) iPad
13 9 (1.09%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.09%) Wiki
14 8 (0.97%) iSeries
14 8 (0.97%) EqualLogic
14 8 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (0.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 340 (41.21%) Windows
2 253 (30.67%) Linux
3 187 (22.67%) UNIX
4 178 (21.58%) Solaris
5 120 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 118 (14.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 96 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (9.33%) AIX
9 38 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (4.12%) Windows 7
11 27 (3.27%) SUSE
12 24 (2.91%) HPUX
13 13 (1.58%) VMS
14 12 (1.45%) zOS
15 7 (0.85%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.85%) CentOS
16 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.36%) NetWare
17 3 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (17.82%) ITIL
2 75 (9.09%) Migration
3 58 (7.03%) Project Management
4 57 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 56 (6.79%) Capacity Management
6 47 (5.70%) Change Management
7 42 (5.09%) Service Management
8 39 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
9 38 (4.61%) Data Management
10 37 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 34 (4.12%) Configuration Management
12 31 (3.76%) Performance Management
13 28 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
15 25 (3.03%) TOGAF
16 24 (2.91%) Asset Management
17 22 (2.67%) Problem Management
18 21 (2.55%) High Availability
18 21 (2.55%) Software Deployment
19 20 (2.42%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 129 (15.64%) SQL
2 84 (10.18%) Perl
3 47 (5.70%) Shell Script
4 37 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 35 (4.24%) Java
6 23 (2.79%) C
7 18 (2.18%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.94%) Korn
9 13 (1.58%) Ruby
10 12 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.33%) VB
12 8 (0.97%) Python
13 6 (0.73%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.48%) Bourne shell
14 4 (0.48%) C++
15 3 (0.36%) AWK
16 2 (0.24%) sed
16 2 (0.24%) VBA
17 1 (0.12%) VB6
17 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 73 (8.85%) SC Cleared
3 40 (4.85%) Degree
4 32 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (3.27%) MCSE
7 24 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (2.67%) NCDA
9 19 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
9 19 (2.30%) OCP
10 18 (2.18%) CCNA
11 17 (2.06%) CCNP
12 14 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 13 (1.58%) OCA
14 12 (1.45%) MCSA
14 12 (1.45%) MCITP
15 10 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.09%) DV Cleared
17 8 (0.97%) PMI Certification
17 8 (0.97%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.76%) SLA
2 7 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.73%) QA
4 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.24%) GPG13
6 2 (0.24%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) Basel II
7 1 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 217 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (15.03%) Active Directory
3 84 (10.18%) vSphere
4 74 (8.97%) SRDF
5 68 (8.24%) NFS
6 67 (8.12%) VMware ESX
7 61 (7.39%) XenApp
8 55 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
9 51 (6.18%) Hyper-V
10 50 (6.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 46 (5.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 46 (5.58%) Oracle RAC
12 38 (4.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 37 (4.48%) XenDesktop
14 23 (2.79%) Xen
15 18 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
15 18 (2.18%) Samba
16 17 (2.06%) XenServer
17 14 (1.70%) VMware Server
18 12 (1.45%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 101 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 69 (8.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 46 (5.58%) SCCM
4 34 (4.12%) Tivoli
4 34 (4.12%) SCOM
5 23 (2.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 19 (2.30%) EMC TimeFinder
7 18 (2.18%) Legato
8 17 (2.06%) Puppet
9 15 (1.82%) Backup Exec
10 14 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 14 (1.70%) Data Guard
10 14 (1.70%) Netcool
11 13 (1.58%) Nagios
11 13 (1.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 12 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (1.33%) EMC Navisphere
13 11 (1.33%) Ganglia
14 10 (1.21%) BladeLogic
15 9 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 335 (40.61%) VMware
2 279 (33.82%) Cisco
3 240 (29.09%) NetApp
4 192 (23.27%) HP
5 173 (20.97%) Oracle
6 152 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 146 (17.70%) Citrix
8 121 (14.67%) IBM
9 118 (14.30%) Red Hat
10 113 (13.70%) Brocade
11 96 (11.64%) Veritas
12 75 (9.09%) Symantec
13 62 (7.52%) Sun
14 59 (7.15%) Dell
15 52 (6.30%) Isilon
16 37 (4.48%) Hitachi
17 30 (3.64%) Juniper
18 28 (3.39%) F5
19 24 (2.91%) Intel
20 23 (2.79%) SAP
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Palm Mason
Rate: £500 - £600
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Engineering
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 35-40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £34 - £36 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Connectus
Rate: £290 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Consol Partners
Rate: attractive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £45 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £332 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
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