The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 607 582 584
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 15 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.070% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.22% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 3
Median daily rate £295 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symmetrix
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16685 16562 16354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 32.16% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10984 10189 10134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 629 719
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Symmetrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Symmetrix
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symmetrix across the England region.

Symmetrix Daily Rate Trend in England

Symmetrix
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symmetrix across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Symmetrix Daily Rate Histogram in England

Symmetrix
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix across the England region.

Symmetrix Hourly Rate Trend in England

Symmetrix
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 13 £288 -32.35%
Yorkshire +1 1 £463 +8.82%
South East -17 1 £390 -8.23%
Symmetrix
UK

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Symmetrix.

1 21 (100.00%) EMC
2 17 (80.95%) EMC VNX
3 12 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
3 12 (57.14%) EMC VPLEX
3 12 (57.14%) EMCSA
3 12 (57.14%) EMCISA
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) SAN
5 7 (33.33%) CLARiiON
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) Replication
6 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) Celerra
7 5 (23.81%) NAS
7 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
8 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) NetApp
8 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) DNS
9 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) NAS
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) IPsec
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Informix
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Storage Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Storage Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) SAN Support
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) EMC Storage Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Lead
6 1 (4.76%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) EMC VNX
2 12 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
3 7 (33.33%) CLARiiON
4 6 (28.57%) Celerra
4 6 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (9.52%) Clustering
5 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (4.76%) EMC Centera
6 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.76%) IBM XIV
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Korn
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) EMCISA
1 12 (57.14%) EMCSA
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.76%) CCDE
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.76%) Icinga
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) EMC
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) Novell
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec