The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 24 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 Vendors for the Manchester 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.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 76 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing EMC 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.76% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £425 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 528 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.36% 47.35% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 253 264
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 54
Average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
EMC
North West

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
Altrincham - 1 £255 - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
EMC
North West

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
4 8 (47.06%) Solaris
5 7 (41.18%) SCOM
5 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) Apple
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) MCITP
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Server
8 4 (23.53%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) MCSE
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) MCSA
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) CCNP
9 3 (17.65%) CCIP
9 3 (17.65%) CCNA
9 3 (17.65%) CCDP

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Server Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Android
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Server Monitoring
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCITP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
4 3 (17.65%) MCSA
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCIP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) CCDP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) RHCE
4 3 (17.65%) IBM Certification
4 3 (17.65%) ACSP
4 3 (17.65%) MCDST
4 3 (17.65%) MCTS
4 3 (17.65%) ACSA
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Server
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) XenApp
5 2 (11.76%) RHEV
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Legato
3 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) Apple
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) Sybase
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £230 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago