The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland 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 92 95 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing EMC 34 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 1.07% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 3.04% 2.30% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 21
Average daily rate £375 £358 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £197 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.12% +20.65%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1119 1088 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.23% 46.44% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 519 537
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 63
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -34.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
EMC
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EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EMC across the Scotland region.

EMC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the Scotland region.

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh -21 21 £363 -3.33% 3
North Lanarkshire - 5 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
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EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) SAN
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.04%) vSphere
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
6 18 (33.33%) ITIL
7 17 (31.48%) HP
7 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (29.63%) CLARiiON
9 15 (27.78%) Linux
9 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
10 14 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (25.93%) Oracle
11 13 (24.07%) MS Office
12 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (22.22%) Firewall
13 11 (20.37%) Replication
13 11 (20.37%) NetBackup
13 11 (20.37%) Veritas
13 11 (20.37%) Dell
13 11 (20.37%) Cisco
13 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
13 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.52%) EMC NetWorker
14 10 (18.52%) CommVault
14 10 (18.52%) UNIX
14 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
14 10 (18.52%) Finance

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.96%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.41%) CICS
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) WordPress
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (64.81%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) Firewall
3 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.81%) DNS
4 8 (14.81%) DHCP
4 8 (14.81%) NAS
5 7 (12.96%) Network Security
6 6 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (9.26%) LAN
8 4 (7.41%) WAN
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (5.56%) Junos
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.85%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) DB2
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Administrator
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Specialist
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Designer
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
1 4 (7.41%) EDI
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) CLARiiON
2 11 (20.37%) Replication
3 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (5.56%) Clustering
5 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.85%) Celerra
7 1 (1.85%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.85%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.52%) UNIX
5 9 (16.67%) Solaris
6 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
7 7 (12.96%) AIX
8 4 (7.41%) zOS
9 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.70%) SUSE
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.26%) Change Management
2 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.41%) Service Management
3 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (7.41%) Time Management
4 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.85%) Network Management
6 1 (1.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) VB
3 4 (7.41%) Perl
3 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.41%) Korn
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) VCP5
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) VCP4
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) vSphere
2 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
5 6 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (9.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Terminal Services
7 4 (7.41%) SRDF
8 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (3.70%) NFS
9 2 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.85%) vCloud
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) NetBackup
2 10 (18.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (16.67%) Legato
4 7 (12.96%) SCCM
5 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
5 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (7.41%) WSUS
6 4 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.70%) EMC TimeFinder
8 2 (3.70%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (1.85%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.85%) Ionix
9 1 (1.85%) Netcool
9 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.85%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) HP
4 14 (25.93%) Oracle
5 11 (20.37%) Veritas
5 11 (20.37%) Dell
5 11 (20.37%) Cisco
6 10 (18.52%) CommVault
7 8 (14.81%) NetApp
8 7 (12.96%) Symantec
8 7 (12.96%) Citrix
8 7 (12.96%) IBM
9 4 (7.41%) McAfee
9 4 (7.41%) Sun
9 4 (7.41%) Brocade
9 4 (7.41%) Northgate
9 4 (7.41%) F5
9 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.56%) TippingPoint
10 3 (5.56%) Crossbeam
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