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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 113 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing EMC 19 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 1.09% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Average daily rate
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£245 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.24% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £365 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.11%
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
1457 1189 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.48% 43.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 572 570
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 78 110
Average hourly rate £18.13 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £45.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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
Cheshire +5 7 £425 +3.65% 5
Manchester - 3 - - 7
Lancashire - 1 £320 - 1
Cumbria - - - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 27 (57.45%) SAN
2 25 (53.19%) Windows
3 23 (48.94%) VMware
4 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) HP
6 15 (31.91%) UNIX
6 15 (31.91%) Migration
7 14 (29.79%) ITIL
8 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
8 13 (27.66%) IBM
8 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (25.53%) NAS
9 12 (25.53%) Cisco
9 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
10 10 (21.28%) Clustering
10 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (21.28%) MCSE
10 10 (21.28%) Solaris
11 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.15%) Citrix
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
12 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (17.02%) Change Control
12 8 (17.02%) Replication
13 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (14.89%) Apple
13 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
13 7 (14.89%) CCNA

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (14.89%) IIS
1 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) SAN
2 12 (25.53%) NAS
3 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (14.89%) iSCSI
5 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) WAN
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security
6 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.38%) VLAN
8 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) SSL
8 2 (4.26%) DMZ
9 1 (2.13%) Wireless
9 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.13%) LAN
9 1 (2.13%) SMS
9 1 (2.13%) DHCP
9 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.13%) DNS
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Network Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Project Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Server Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Advisor
7 2 (4.26%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Clustering
2 8 (17.02%) Replication
3 7 (14.89%) Celerra
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.13%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.13%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) UNIX
3 10 (21.28%) Solaris
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) Android
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Linux
7 2 (4.26%) AIX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Migration
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) Change Control
4 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.38%) People Management
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.26%) SIEM
5 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) CAD
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Management
6 1 (2.13%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (21.28%) MCSE
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) CCNA
3 6 (12.77%) MCITP
4 5 (10.64%) MCSA
4 5 (10.64%) CCDP
4 5 (10.64%) CCNP
4 5 (10.64%) CCIP
4 5 (10.64%) RHCE
4 5 (10.64%) IBM Certification
4 5 (10.64%) ACSA
4 5 (10.64%) MCDST
4 5 (10.64%) MCTS
4 5 (10.64%) ACSP
4 5 (10.64%) RHCSA
5 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
3 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
4 7 (14.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.26%) SRDF
6 1 (2.13%) NFS
6 1 (2.13%) Firmware
6 1 (2.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) Legato
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.04%) HP
4 13 (27.66%) IBM
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco
6 9 (19.15%) Citrix
7 7 (14.89%) Apple
8 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.64%) Remedy
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle
11 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
11 3 (6.38%) Avaya
11 3 (6.38%) Brocade
11 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
12 2 (4.26%) MobileIron
12 2 (4.26%) Axway
12 2 (4.26%) Juniper
12 2 (4.26%) Dell
12 2 (4.26%) StorageTek
12 2 (4.26%) NetApp
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