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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 591 576 576
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.036% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.11% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
Average daily rate £220 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-14.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North East - 4 £220 -
London -4 1 - -
Symmetrix
UK

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix.

1 13 (100.00%) EMC
2 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 12 (92.31%) Celerra
3 11 (84.62%) NAS
3 11 (84.62%) EMC VNX
3 11 (84.62%) Replication
3 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) CLARiiON
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
5 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
7 6 (46.15%) Service Management
8 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
10 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (7.69%) NFS
10 1 (7.69%) Solaris
10 1 (7.69%) Unix
10 1 (7.69%) Perl
10 1 (7.69%) Oracle
10 1 (7.69%) Sybase
10 1 (7.69%) IBM

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Dutch Language
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) SAN Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Storage Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) SAN Support
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Celerra
2 11 (84.62%) CLARiiON
2 11 (84.62%) EMC VNX
2 11 (84.62%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) EMC Centera
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
5 6 (46.15%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.69%) Icinga
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) EMC
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas