The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix DMX in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix DMX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix DMX
Rank 399 339 394
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +55
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 13 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.70% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 35 14
Average daily rate £425 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Symmetrix DMX
England

Symmetrix DMX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Symmetrix DMX Jobs Demand Trend in London

Symmetrix DMX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Symmetrix DMX Daily Rate Trend in London

Symmetrix DMX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Symmetrix DMX Hourly Rate Trend in London

Symmetrix DMX
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 Symmetrix DMX within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 2 £424 +18.53%
Symmetrix DMX
England

Symmetrix DMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Symmetrix DMX 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 DMX.

1 59 (100.00%) EMC
2 42 (71.19%) SAN
3 41 (69.49%) Isilon
4 40 (67.80%) ITIL
5 38 (64.41%) NetApp
6 30 (50.85%) Cisco
6 30 (50.85%) Brocade
7 29 (49.15%) Capacity Management
8 28 (47.46%) SRDF
9 21 (35.59%) VMware
10 20 (33.90%) Data Management
10 20 (33.90%) UNIX
10 20 (33.90%) NCDA
11 18 (30.51%) CLARiiON
12 16 (27.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 15 (25.42%) Oracle
14 12 (20.34%) Solaris
14 12 (20.34%) Windows
14 12 (20.34%) Degree
15 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (18.64%) Veritas
15 11 (18.64%) Citrix
15 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (16.95%) Linux
16 10 (16.95%) SLA
16 10 (16.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 10 (16.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (16.95%) Asset Management

Symmetrix DMX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Symmetrix DMX 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 DMX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) SAN
2 2 (3.39%) Connectrix
3 1 (1.69%) NAS
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Storage Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) UNIX Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Server Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) EMC Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Storage Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Storage Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) EMC Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) CLARiiON
2 9 (15.25%) Wiki
3 2 (3.39%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.69%) Celerra
4 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) UNIX
2 12 (20.34%) Solaris
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Linux
4 8 (13.56%) SUSE
5 7 (11.86%) AIX
6 2 (3.39%) HPUX
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) ITIL
2 29 (49.15%) Capacity Management
3 20 (33.90%) Data Management
4 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.95%) Asset Management
6 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) Resource Management
6 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
6 9 (15.25%) Budget Control
6 9 (15.25%) RDF
6 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
6 9 (15.25%) Service Management
6 9 (15.25%) Change Management
6 9 (15.25%) Security Management
7 7 (11.86%) Project Management
7 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.39%) Migration
10 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
1 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
2 7 (11.86%) Perl
2 7 (11.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) NCDA
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) SRDF
2 16 (27.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (16.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (16.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) EMC TimeFinder
1 2 (3.39%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) EMC
2 41 (69.49%) Isilon
3 38 (64.41%) NetApp
4 30 (50.85%) Cisco
4 30 (50.85%) Brocade
5 21 (35.59%) VMware
6 15 (25.42%) Oracle
7 11 (18.64%) Veritas
7 11 (18.64%) Citrix
8 7 (11.86%) Sun
9 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.78%) HP
10 4 (6.78%) IBM
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR