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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 130 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing EMC 34 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.90% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.97% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 6
Median daily rate £363 £450 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +42.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £216 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £394
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
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
1818 1775 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.04% 45.67% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1040 858 631
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 113 109
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -11 21 £343 -16.96% 1
Cheshire -7 8 £425 -15.00% 2
Cumbria +1 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 25 (38.46%) Migration
2 21 (32.31%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Linux
3 16 (24.62%) HP
4 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 14 (21.54%) 3PAR
5 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
6 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
6 11 (16.92%) Unix
6 11 (16.92%) Windows
6 11 (16.92%) Solaris
7 9 (13.85%) Avaya
7 9 (13.85%) SAN
7 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
7 9 (13.85%) CTI
8 8 (12.31%) Apple
8 8 (12.31%) Citrix
8 8 (12.31%) CRM
8 8 (12.31%) Cisco
8 8 (12.31%) Finance
8 8 (12.31%) IVR
8 8 (12.31%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (12.31%) Kaspersky
8 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (12.31%) EMC VNX
9 7 (10.77%) Radian6
9 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.77%) EMC VPLEX
9 7 (10.77%) EMC RecoverPoint

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 2 (3.08%) Apache
1 2 (3.08%) IIS
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (10.77%) Radian6
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) CTI
1 9 (13.85%) SAN
2 5 (7.69%) VLAN
3 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 1 (1.54%) DHCP
5 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Architect
2 8 (12.31%) Avaya Specialist
3 7 (10.77%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (7.69%) Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Storage Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Operational Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Operations Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) EMC VNX
2 8 (12.31%) IVR
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.77%) Social Media
4 4 (6.15%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (6.15%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.62%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.54%) Celerra
7 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.54%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Solaris
2 11 (16.92%) Unix
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) VMS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Migration
2 8 (12.31%) CRM
3 7 (10.77%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Change Control
4 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.15%) Open Source
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.62%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Network Design
7 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.62%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Application Discovery
8 2 (3.08%) High Availability
8 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.54%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (1.54%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.54%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.54%) SQL
1 1 (1.54%) VB
1 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) MBA
4 5 (7.69%) EMCSA
4 5 (7.69%) RHCE
5 4 (6.15%) MCSE
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.15%) RHCA
6 3 (4.62%) MCITP
7 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.54%) ACSA
8 1 (1.54%) CCDP
8 1 (1.54%) CCIP
8 1 (1.54%) CCNA
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) CISSP
8 1 (1.54%) MCDST
8 1 (1.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) NFS
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (10.77%) EMC VPLEX
3 5 (7.69%) SCOM
4 4 (6.15%) Puppet
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (6.15%) SCCM
4 4 (6.15%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.54%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) VMware
2 16 (24.62%) HP
3 14 (21.54%) 3PAR
4 9 (13.85%) Avaya
4 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
5 8 (12.31%) Apple
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 8 (12.31%) Citrix
5 8 (12.31%) Kaspersky
6 7 (10.77%) Brocade
6 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.23%) IBM
7 6 (9.23%) NetApp
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle
8 4 (6.15%) Genesys
9 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.54%) CA
10 1 (1.54%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.54%) Isilon
10 1 (1.54%) SAP