The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 556 544 538
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 6 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.080% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 14
Average daily rate
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£575 £438 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £428 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £448 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12745 12519 13385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.83% 26.86% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7805 7723 7829
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 553 709
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Symmetrix
UK

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 29 July 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 -7 6 £575 +27.77% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Symmetrix
UK

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) EMC
2 9 (81.82%) CLARiiON
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) Sun
4 6 (54.55%) Solaris
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Sybase
4 6 (54.55%) DB2
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) Replication
4 6 (54.55%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (45.45%) Banking
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) NetApp
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (18.18%) SRDF

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DB2
1 6 (54.55%) Sybase ASE
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Sybase DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DB2 Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Database Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) CLARiiON
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (9.09%) EMC Centera
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Solaris
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) SRDF
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) EMC
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Sun
3 6 (54.55%) Sybase
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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