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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
England / North West
Rank 119 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing EMC 12 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.88% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 2.11% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 6
Median daily rate £405 £425 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%

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
1149 1611 1446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.87% 41.69% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 859 748
Median daily rate £398 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 88 108
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.88 £47.33 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +13 7 £415 -1.77%
Merseyside +1 5 £385 -9.41%
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for EMC.

1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (48.00%) SAN
4 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (28.00%) 3PAR
6 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
6 7 (28.00%) Brocade
6 7 (28.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Solaris
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Veritas
10 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (12.00%) Middleware
10 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
10 3 (12.00%) Unix
10 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (12.00%) SOA
10 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (12.00%) Dell
10 3 (12.00%) Citrix
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) UML
10 3 (12.00%) SQL

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Architect
1 5 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (8.00%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Migration Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) SUSE
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) SOA
3 3 (12.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) EMCSA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas File System
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) 3PAR
3 7 (28.00%) Brocade
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) Clearswift
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) Isilon
7 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) Sun