The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 83 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing EMC 19 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.78% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Average daily rate
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£381 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +32.74%
EMC
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
832 561 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.33% 42.92% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 330 249
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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
Bolton - 1 - -
EMC
North West

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 21 (67.74%) Citrix
1 21 (67.74%) VMware
2 17 (54.84%) Office 365
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (45.16%) Migration
4 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
5 12 (38.71%) SCCM
5 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (38.71%) Xen
5 12 (38.71%) Lotus
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle
5 12 (38.71%) SAP
5 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) IBM Notes
6 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
6 11 (35.48%) SAN
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco
7 10 (32.26%) WAN
8 8 (25.81%) Local Government
8 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
8 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) UNIX
10 5 (16.13%) Solaris
10 5 (16.13%) McAfee
10 5 (16.13%) Clearswift

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Documentum
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (25.81%) Local Government
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) PC Support
5 2 (6.45%) PC Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) PC Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) UNIX
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) CCIE
1 2 (6.45%) CCA
1 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) CCEE
1 2 (6.45%) CCAA
2 1 (3.23%) EMC Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (38.71%) Xen
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.90%) MetaFrame
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) Icinga
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Citrix
1 21 (67.74%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Lotus
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) SAP
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) McAfee
4 5 (16.13%) Clearswift
5 4 (12.90%) AppSense
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Brocade
7 2 (6.45%) Sun
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) CommVault
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds