The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors for the North West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 107 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing EMC 29 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.46% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.00% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Average daily rate £320 £406 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £446 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £46.25 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.12% +20.65%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1389 1096 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.78% 45.51% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 500 681
Average daily rate £325 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 90 79
Average hourly rate £24.08 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% +8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.34 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
EMC
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

EMC Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Cheshire -3 15 £378 -14.81% 2
Manchester -5 11 £300 - 7
Lancashire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) SAN
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
3 11 (26.83%) NetApp
3 11 (26.83%) SCOM
4 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) Solaris
5 9 (21.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (21.95%) Brocade
6 8 (19.51%) Performance Management
6 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
6 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
6 8 (19.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (17.07%) NetBackup
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 5 (12.20%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (12.20%) Replication
9 5 (12.20%) VMware Server
9 5 (12.20%) IBM
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.20%) HP
9 5 (12.20%) Dell
9 5 (12.20%) Tivoli
9 5 (12.20%) Connectrix
10 4 (9.76%) Finance
10 4 (9.76%) DNS
10 4 (9.76%) Cisco

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) Connectrix
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) VLAN
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) VPN
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Server Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Backup Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Storage Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.88%) EMC Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) EMC Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Replication
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.88%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Celerra
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Solaris
2 3 (7.32%) Android
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Performance Management
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
1 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) ACSP
2 3 (7.32%) MCDST
2 3 (7.32%) MCTS
2 3 (7.32%) MCITP
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) MCSA
2 3 (7.32%) CCNP
2 3 (7.32%) CCIP
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) CCDP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) RHCE
2 3 (7.32%) IBM Certification
2 3 (7.32%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
1 8 (19.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Server
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCOM
2 9 (21.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (17.07%) NetBackup
4 5 (12.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.44%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (2.44%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) NetApp
3 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 9 (21.95%) Brocade
5 5 (12.20%) IBM
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Dell
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco
7 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) Varonis
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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