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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 235 208 211
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing EMC 456 461 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 2.09% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 266 242
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 22
Average hourly rate £37.25 £31.28 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% +4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £19.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £41.25 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £31.28 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.29% +4.25%
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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
23659 22026 23847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.11% 46.08% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14048 12774 12688
Average daily rate £396 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.26%
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 1158 1062 1250
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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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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 -31 192 £403 -6.39% 43
South East +9 110 £350 -9.67% 47
North West -5 28 £400 - 17
West Midlands -9 28 £388 +1.97% 13
Yorkshire +16 27 £328 +9.16% 9
South West -24 23 £545 +94.64% 21
East of England -25 23 £291 +18.87% 21
North East -29 11 £349 -17.88% 5
East Midlands -5 10 £400 +17.64% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 397 (50.00%) VMware
2 371 (46.73%) Windows
3 358 (45.09%) SAN
4 226 (28.46%) Linux
4 226 (28.46%) HP
5 219 (27.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 218 (27.46%) Cisco
7 196 (24.69%) Microsoft
8 182 (22.92%) IBM
9 178 (22.42%) Active Directory
10 156 (19.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 148 (18.64%) NetApp
12 142 (17.88%) DNS
13 133 (16.75%) Red Hat
14 130 (16.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 129 (16.25%) ITIL
16 128 (16.12%) Finance
17 127 (15.99%) UNIX
18 118 (14.86%) Solaris
19 117 (14.74%) Migration
20 112 (14.11%) vSphere
21 107 (13.48%) SQL
22 106 (13.35%) Oracle
23 102 (12.85%) Security Cleared
24 100 (12.59%) Citrix
25 95 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 86 (10.83%) MS Exchange
27 83 (10.45%) SQL Server
28 81 (10.20%) NAS
29 80 (10.08%) DHCP

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 86 (10.83%) MS Exchange
2 62 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (6.42%) IIS
4 35 (4.41%) Apache
5 31 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 31 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 23 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.39%) WebSphere
9 17 (2.14%) JBoss
10 16 (2.02%) WebLogic
10 16 (2.02%) Lotus Domino
11 12 (1.51%) Documentum
12 8 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.88%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.88%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.76%) Lync
14 6 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 41 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.27%) MS Office
3 12 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.39%) MS Project
5 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) assyst
2 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.50%) LabWindows
3 3 (0.38%) RMDS
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.13%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.39%) SaaS
2 10 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (1.26%) Amazon S3
2 10 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.13%) IaaS
4 7 (0.88%) PaaS
4 7 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.50%) Office 365
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 358 (45.09%) SAN
2 142 (17.88%) DNS
3 81 (10.20%) NAS
4 80 (10.08%) DHCP
5 70 (8.82%) Firewall
6 65 (8.19%) WAN
7 58 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
8 51 (6.42%) TCP/IP
9 47 (5.92%) LAN
10 33 (4.16%) iSCSI
11 27 (3.40%) VPN
12 25 (3.15%) Wireless
13 22 (2.77%) FCoE
13 22 (2.77%) Connectrix
14 21 (2.64%) Internet
15 19 (2.39%) LDAP
15 19 (2.39%) VLAN
16 18 (2.27%) Multicast
16 18 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (2.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (4.03%) Oracle Database
4 25 (3.15%) DB2
5 21 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.51%) Sybase ASE
8 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.13%) MySQL
10 6 (0.76%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.63%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.63%) SQLPlus
11 5 (0.63%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (3.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.26%) RSpec
3 8 (1.01%) Hudson
4 7 (0.88%) MSI
5 6 (0.76%) Selenium
6 5 (0.63%) Maven
7 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.50%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.38%) Grunt
8 3 (0.38%) Mockito
8 3 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.25%) JIRA
10 1 (0.13%) Toad
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.13%) JUnit
10 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 128 (16.12%) Finance
2 73 (9.19%) Banking
3 35 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.76%) Electronics
7 12 (1.51%) Law
7 12 (1.51%) Legal
8 11 (1.39%) Retail
8 11 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.76%) Billing
10 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.50%) Publishing
11 4 (0.50%) Automotive
11 4 (0.50%) Military
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 113 (14.23%) Architect
2 95 (11.96%) Consultant
3 89 (11.21%) Administrator
4 85 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
5 56 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 54 (6.80%) Analyst
6 54 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
7 46 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
8 43 (5.42%) Infrastructure Architect
9 38 (4.79%) Storage Consultant
10 35 (4.41%) Support Analyst
11 29 (3.65%) Project Manager
12 27 (3.40%) Server Engineer
13 26 (3.27%) Storage Administrator
14 24 (3.02%) Support Engineer
14 24 (3.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 24 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (2.90%) Storage Architect
16 20 (2.52%) DBA
16 20 (2.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.77%) Web Services
2 17 (2.14%) Middleware
3 9 (1.13%) Flash
4 6 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (0.76%) HTML
4 6 (0.76%) LAMP
5 5 (0.63%) XML
6 4 (0.50%) jQuery
6 4 (0.50%) JSON
6 4 (0.50%) COM+
6 4 (0.50%) CSS
6 4 (0.50%) SOAP
6 4 (0.50%) Hibernate
6 4 (0.50%) Spring
7 3 (0.38%) Ajax
7 3 (0.38%) JTS
7 3 (0.38%) XSLT
7 3 (0.38%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.38%) Rendezvous
7 3 (0.38%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.19%) CLARiiON
2 48 (6.05%) Clustering
2 48 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.66%) Replication
4 26 (3.27%) EMC Centera
5 24 (3.02%) Celerra
6 20 (2.52%) HACMP
7 18 (2.27%) Symmetrix DMX
8 17 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
9 16 (2.02%) Open Source
9 16 (2.02%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.89%) Symmetrix
10 15 (1.89%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.64%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.26%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.26%) EqualLogic
12 10 (1.26%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.26%) Thin Client
13 9 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 371 (46.73%) Windows
2 226 (28.46%) Linux
3 156 (19.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 130 (16.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 127 (15.99%) UNIX
6 118 (14.86%) Solaris
7 95 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (8.44%) Windows 7
9 64 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 52 (6.55%) AIX
11 33 (4.16%) Windows XP
12 25 (3.15%) SUSE
13 24 (3.02%) CentOS
14 10 (1.26%) HPUX
15 7 (0.88%) MVS
16 6 (0.76%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.63%) Android
18 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (16.25%) ITIL
2 117 (14.74%) Migration
3 45 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (5.42%) Change Management
6 41 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
7 40 (5.04%) Service Management
8 32 (4.03%) Project Management
8 32 (4.03%) DevOps
9 31 (3.90%) Performance Management
10 28 (3.53%) Problem Management
11 24 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (2.90%) Incident Management
12 23 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 22 (2.77%) Load Balancing
13 22 (2.77%) Service Delivery
14 21 (2.64%) Business Continuity
15 20 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (2.39%) Network Design
16 19 (2.39%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (13.48%) SQL
2 66 (8.31%) Perl
3 61 (7.68%) PowerShell
4 43 (5.42%) Shell Script
5 40 (5.04%) Java
6 30 (3.78%) C
7 28 (3.53%) VB
8 21 (2.64%) Korn
9 19 (2.39%) VBScript
10 12 (1.51%) Python
10 12 (1.51%) VBA
11 11 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.26%) Bourne shell
12 10 (1.26%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.88%) Ruby
14 6 (0.76%) C#
14 6 (0.76%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.50%) C++
15 4 (0.50%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 102 (12.85%) Security Cleared
2 69 (8.69%) SC Cleared
3 59 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (4.03%) MCITP
6 31 (3.90%) MCSE
7 30 (3.78%) CCNA
8 24 (3.02%) Degree
9 17 (2.14%) CCNP
10 15 (1.89%) CCA
11 13 (1.64%) MCSA
11 13 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (1.51%) RHCE
13 10 (1.26%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.26%) CCDP
13 10 (1.26%) MCTS
14 8 (1.01%) CCIE
15 7 (0.88%) HNC
15 7 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.64%) JSP 440
2 8 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.01%) QA
3 6 (0.76%) SLA
4 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.50%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 219 (27.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (22.42%) Active Directory
3 112 (14.11%) vSphere
4 59 (7.43%) VMware ESX
5 56 (7.05%) Hyper-V
6 48 (6.05%) XenApp
6 48 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (5.67%) NFS
8 35 (4.41%) vCloud
9 34 (4.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 28 (3.53%) SRDF
11 20 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 18 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (2.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 15 (1.89%) XenDesktop
15 10 (1.26%) Firmware
16 9 (1.13%) Terminal Services
16 9 (1.13%) PowerHA
17 8 (1.01%) Xen
17 8 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 79 (9.95%) NetBackup
2 71 (8.94%) EMC NetWorker
3 57 (7.18%) SCCM
4 48 (6.05%) SCOM
5 46 (5.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 44 (5.54%) Tivoli
7 39 (4.91%) Puppet
8 29 (3.65%) Backup Exec
9 20 (2.52%) Nagios
10 14 (1.76%) Vagrant
10 14 (1.76%) OpenView
11 12 (1.51%) WSUS
12 11 (1.39%) Ansible
13 10 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (1.13%) EMC Navisphere
14 9 (1.13%) Legato
14 9 (1.13%) WhatsUp Gold
15 8 (1.01%) HP SIM
15 8 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 8 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 397 (50.00%) VMware
2 226 (28.46%) HP
3 218 (27.46%) Cisco
4 196 (24.69%) Microsoft
5 182 (22.92%) IBM
6 148 (18.64%) NetApp
7 133 (16.75%) Red Hat
8 106 (13.35%) Oracle
9 100 (12.59%) Citrix
10 79 (9.95%) Symantec
11 61 (7.68%) Dell
12 59 (7.43%) Brocade
13 45 (5.67%) Sun
14 43 (5.42%) Juniper
15 42 (5.29%) Veritas
16 39 (4.91%) 3PAR
17 38 (4.79%) F5
18 35 (4.41%) SAP
19 26 (3.27%) Apple
20 25 (3.15%) Hitachi
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