The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 238 223 159
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -64
Contract jobs citing EMC 178 200 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.86% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.94% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 145 196
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
- +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +27.27%
EMC
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9965 10332 10053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 44.30% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6470 6757 6335
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 209 272
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £44.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in London

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in London

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in London

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in London

EMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

EMC Hourly Rate Histogram in London

EMC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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
City of London +9 66 £363 -17.61% 9
Bromley +5 4 £275 -52.17%
Croydon -8 4 £488 -7.14%
Chessington - 2 - -
Uxbridge +3 1 £280 -30.86%
Docklands, London -4 1 £650 +31.31%
Brentford - 1 £375 - 1
Feltham - 1 £400 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 206 (59.37%) VMware
2 179 (51.59%) Windows
3 164 (47.26%) SAN
4 133 (38.33%) NetApp
5 130 (37.46%) Cisco
6 103 (29.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 91 (26.22%) Finance
8 87 (25.07%) Linux
9 86 (24.78%) HP
10 77 (22.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 68 (19.60%) Solaris
12 65 (18.73%) Migration
13 63 (18.16%) IBM
14 62 (17.87%) UNIX
15 60 (17.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 58 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
17 57 (16.43%) Active Directory
18 56 (16.14%) Banking
19 52 (14.99%) Oracle
20 51 (14.70%) Hyper-V
21 45 (12.97%) ITIL
22 43 (12.39%) MS Exchange
23 41 (11.82%) Citrix
24 40 (11.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 39 (11.24%) Red Hat
26 36 (10.37%) NAS
27 35 (10.09%) vSphere
27 35 (10.09%) VMware ESXi
28 33 (9.51%) Symmetrix

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 43 (12.39%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.61%) IIS
5 13 (3.75%) Apache
5 13 (3.75%) Lync
6 11 (3.17%) Documentum
7 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.58%) Jetty
13 2 (0.58%) Confluence
13 2 (0.58%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.73%) MS Office
3 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) RMDS
2 2 (0.58%) Exstream
3 1 (0.29%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.88%) Office 365
2 7 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.58%) PaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 164 (47.26%) SAN
2 36 (10.37%) NAS
3 30 (8.65%) Fibre Channel
4 28 (8.07%) Firewall
5 20 (5.76%) iSCSI
5 20 (5.76%) Internet
6 17 (4.90%) TCP/IP
6 17 (4.90%) WAN
7 16 (4.61%) LAN
8 15 (4.32%) DNS
9 12 (3.46%) FCoE
9 12 (3.46%) Multicast
10 11 (3.17%) SNMP
11 10 (2.88%) TACACS
12 9 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (2.59%) Network Security
13 7 (2.02%) HTTP
14 6 (1.73%) VPN
15 5 (1.44%) DHCP
15 5 (1.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.73%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.73%) HBase
4 5 (1.44%) MySQL
4 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.29%) DTS
7 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) JIRA
2 4 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.86%) Selenium
4 2 (0.58%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.29%) ERwin
5 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 91 (26.22%) Finance
2 56 (16.14%) Banking
3 16 (4.61%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.02%) Retail
4 7 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.73%) Back Office
5 6 (1.73%) Law
6 5 (1.44%) Legal
7 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Military
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (15.56%) Consultant
2 51 (14.70%) Storage Engineer
3 45 (12.97%) Administrator
4 39 (11.24%) Architect
5 29 (8.36%) Storage Administrator
6 27 (7.78%) Analyst
7 26 (7.49%) Storage Consultant
8 20 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
10 15 (4.32%) Server Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) VMware Engineer
12 12 (3.46%) Wintel Engineer
12 12 (3.46%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
13 11 (3.17%) UNIX Engineer
13 11 (3.17%) Storage Specialist
14 10 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.59%) Support Engineer
15 9 (2.59%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.34%) Middleware
2 13 (3.75%) Web Services
3 9 (2.59%) XML
3 9 (2.59%) HTML
4 8 (2.31%) Rendezvous
5 7 (2.02%) XSLT
5 7 (2.02%) Application Packaging
6 5 (1.44%) .NET
6 5 (1.44%) Ultra Messaging
7 4 (1.15%) LAMP
8 2 (0.58%) Java EE
8 2 (0.58%) Ajax
8 2 (0.58%) XSD
8 2 (0.58%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.29%) CSS
9 1 (0.29%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.51%) Symmetrix
2 32 (9.22%) Symmetrix DMX
3 26 (7.49%) CLARiiON
4 18 (5.19%) Clustering
5 15 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.03%) Replication
7 13 (3.75%) EMC Centera
8 12 (3.46%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.88%) Blackberry
10 9 (2.59%) Celerra
11 8 (2.31%) EqualLogic
12 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.44%) FlexPod
13 5 (1.44%) Wiki
14 4 (1.15%) PDA
14 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (1.15%) NHS
14 4 (1.15%) Handset
14 4 (1.15%) IBM XIV
15 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 179 (51.59%) Windows
2 87 (25.07%) Linux
3 77 (22.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (19.60%) Solaris
5 62 (17.87%) UNIX
6 60 (17.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (11.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (7.20%) SUSE
10 23 (6.63%) HPUX
11 18 (5.19%) AIX
12 15 (4.32%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (3.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 11 (3.17%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.86%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.86%) CentOS
16 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.73%) Migration
2 45 (12.97%) ITIL
3 26 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (5.76%) Change Management
5 17 (4.90%) Load Balancing
6 16 (4.61%) Configuration Management
6 16 (4.61%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (3.75%) Service Management
8 12 (3.46%) Project Management
9 11 (3.17%) ITSM
9 11 (3.17%) Benchmarking
9 11 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (2.88%) ITIL V3
11 9 (2.59%) Low Latency
11 9 (2.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (2.59%) Network Management
12 8 (2.31%) Algorithmic Trading
12 8 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.65%) SQL
2 29 (8.36%) Perl
3 19 (5.48%) Shell Script
4 16 (4.61%) Ruby
4 16 (4.61%) PowerShell
5 15 (4.32%) C
6 14 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.75%) Java
8 9 (2.59%) Python
9 6 (1.73%) Korn
9 6 (1.73%) VBScript
10 3 (0.86%) C++
10 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.58%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) JCL
12 1 (0.29%) C#
12 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (5.19%) Degree
4 16 (4.61%) MCITP
5 14 (4.03%) MCSE
6 13 (3.75%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.46%) NCDA
8 11 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.17%) NCIE
9 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.31%) VCP4
10 8 (2.31%) VCP5
11 7 (2.02%) CCNA
12 6 (1.73%) CCNP
12 6 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.86%) CCA
13 3 (0.86%) CCIE
13 3 (0.86%) MCP
14 2 (0.58%) MCSA
14 2 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.88%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 103 (29.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (16.43%) Active Directory
3 51 (14.70%) Hyper-V
4 35 (10.09%) vSphere
4 35 (10.09%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (9.22%) SRDF
6 28 (8.07%) NFS
7 23 (6.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 19 (5.48%) XenApp
9 18 (5.19%) Xen
10 14 (4.03%) KVM
11 13 (3.75%) VMware ESX
11 13 (3.75%) XenDesktop
12 9 (2.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (2.31%) vCloud
14 6 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (1.73%) XenServer
14 6 (1.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (7.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 23 (6.63%) Tivoli
3 19 (5.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 18 (5.19%) Puppet
5 15 (4.32%) NetBackup
6 13 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.75%) Legato
7 12 (3.46%) SCOM
8 11 (3.17%) SCCM
8 11 (3.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 10 (2.88%) Netcool
9 10 (2.88%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (2.02%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.73%) Nagios
13 5 (1.44%) vMotion
14 4 (1.15%) SCDPM
15 3 (0.86%) Ansible
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
15 3 (0.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 206 (59.37%) VMware
2 133 (38.33%) NetApp
3 130 (37.46%) Cisco
4 86 (24.78%) HP
5 63 (18.16%) IBM
6 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
7 52 (14.99%) Oracle
8 41 (11.82%) Citrix
9 39 (11.24%) Red Hat
10 30 (8.65%) Veritas
11 24 (6.92%) Dell
11 24 (6.92%) Brocade
12 22 (6.34%) Symantec
13 17 (4.90%) CheckPoint
14 13 (3.75%) Intel
14 13 (3.75%) F5
15 11 (3.17%) McAfee
15 11 (3.17%) 3PAR
16 10 (2.88%) AppSense
16 10 (2.88%) Remedy
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