The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 137 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing EMC 24 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.54% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.21% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £255 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
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 £41.25 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1799 1406 1306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.86% 44.75% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 735 578
Average daily rate £390 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 94 108
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.61 £45.00 £35.00
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 the North West

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

EMC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -7 19 £381 +27.08% 3
Cheshire -14 3 £465 - 2
Merseyside -13 1 £475 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (48.94%) Windows
1 23 (48.94%) Citrix
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) Migration
4 18 (38.30%) Lotus
4 18 (38.30%) IBM Notes
5 17 (36.17%) WAN
5 17 (36.17%) Office 365
6 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle Database
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle
6 16 (34.04%) SAN
7 15 (31.91%) Cisco
8 13 (27.66%) SAP
8 13 (27.66%) NetApp
8 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
8 13 (27.66%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (25.53%) Xen
9 12 (25.53%) SCCM
10 10 (21.28%) UNIX
10 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (19.15%) Solaris
11 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
12 8 (17.02%) EMC VNX
12 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
12 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
12 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (38.30%) IBM Notes
2 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) Documentum
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) WAN
2 16 (34.04%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) VPN
3 7 (14.89%) MPLS
3 7 (14.89%) Firewall
4 6 (12.77%) LAN
5 5 (10.64%) NAS
6 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.38%) SSL
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) VLAN
8 1 (2.13%) VPLS
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) OSPF
8 1 (2.13%) BGP
8 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 8 (17.02%) Local Government
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) DBA
7 2 (4.26%) PC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) EMC VNX
3 3 (6.38%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (6.38%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.38%) EMC Centera
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) DTV
5 1 (2.13%) Celerra
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (21.28%) UNIX
3 9 (19.15%) Solaris
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.77%) Linux
5 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Migration
2 13 (27.66%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
4 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) CCEE
2 2 (4.26%) CCAA
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) CCIE
2 2 (4.26%) CCA
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) EMC Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
3 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (25.53%) Xen
4 5 (10.64%) XenApp
5 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (8.51%) MetaFrame
6 3 (6.38%) Firmware
7 2 (4.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.13%) SRDF
8 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
4 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.13%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.13%) Icinga
5 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Citrix
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Lotus
4 16 (34.04%) Oracle
5 15 (31.91%) Cisco
6 13 (27.66%) SAP
6 13 (27.66%) NetApp
7 6 (12.77%) McAfee
8 5 (10.64%) Clearswift
8 5 (10.64%) IBM
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
9 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.51%) AppSense
10 3 (6.38%) Brocade
10 3 (6.38%) Websense
10 3 (6.38%) Remedy
10 3 (6.38%) Juniper
10 3 (6.38%) CA
11 2 (4.26%) Sun
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £27.50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour + dependant on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago