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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 110 137 128
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing EMC 38 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.43% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £179 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.73 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.63% +10.00%
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
1586 1816 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.55% 42.90% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 1029 752
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 101 100
Median hourly rate £20.73 £19.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £42.50 £45.00
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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Cheshire +29 18 £450 -3.22% 5
Manchester -8 14 £190 -50.16% 4
Merseyside +8 2 £460 -3.15% 1
Lancashire - 2 £500 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £250 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 46 (57.50%) Migration
2 42 (52.50%) Linux
3 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 38 (47.50%) Citrix
4 38 (47.50%) Windows
5 34 (42.50%) SQL
6 32 (40.00%) Solaris
7 30 (37.50%) AIX
8 28 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (33.75%) Oracle
10 24 (30.00%) VMware
10 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 23 (28.75%) HPUX
11 23 (28.75%) DHCP
12 22 (27.50%) Mainframe
13 21 (26.25%) DB2
14 20 (25.00%) Cisco
14 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
16 17 (21.25%) Windows Server
17 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
18 14 (17.50%) Unix
19 13 (16.25%) SAN
19 13 (16.25%) EMC VNX
20 12 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
20 12 (15.00%) MS Exchange
20 12 (15.00%) VMware ESX
21 11 (13.75%) Firewall
22 10 (12.50%) Intel Security
22 10 (12.50%) Clearswift

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 12 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.75%) DHCP
2 13 (16.25%) SAN
3 11 (13.75%) Firewall
4 3 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.75%) NAS
5 2 (2.50%) Network Security
5 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.25%) LAN
6 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) DB2
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (3.75%) Electronics
1 3 (3.75%) Finance
1 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Law
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Military
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Architect
2 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (8.75%) Data Centre Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.25%) AIX Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Migration Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Designer
6 4 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) EMC Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (3.75%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Mainframe
2 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 13 (16.25%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.50%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 42 (52.50%) Linux
2 38 (47.50%) Windows
3 32 (40.00%) Solaris
4 30 (37.50%) AIX
5 28 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (28.75%) HPUX
7 17 (21.25%) Windows Server
8 14 (17.50%) Unix
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.25%) Android
10 1 (1.25%) SUSE
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Migration
2 7 (8.75%) ITIL
3 6 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.25%) Project Management
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.00%) Change Control
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.50%) CRM
7 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.50%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.50%) Validation
7 2 (2.50%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.25%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.25%) C
3 1 (1.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) Perl
3 1 (1.25%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.25%) VB
3 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) EMCSA
4 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) MCSA
4 2 (2.50%) MCSE
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ACSA
5 1 (1.25%) CCDP
5 1 (1.25%) CCIP
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) CCNP
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) HNC
5 1 (1.25%) HND
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MCDST
5 1 (1.25%) MCITP
5 1 (1.25%) MCTS
5 1 (1.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.25%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (7.50%) EMC VPLEX
4 3 (3.75%) SCCM
5 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Legato
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Citrix
2 27 (33.75%) Oracle
3 24 (30.00%) VMware
4 20 (25.00%) Cisco
5 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.50%) Clearswift
6 10 (12.50%) Intel Security
7 8 (10.00%) Apple
7 8 (10.00%) IBM
7 8 (10.00%) Kaspersky
8 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.00%) Brocade
9 4 (5.00%) HP
9 4 (5.00%) Isilon
10 3 (3.75%) Axway
10 3 (3.75%) NetApp
11 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.50%) Veritas
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