The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 110 86 96
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Contract jobs citing EMC 21 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 1.40% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 3.90% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 7
Average daily rate £350 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £268 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +14.28%
EMC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1053 948 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.33% 35.84% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 506 401
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Renfrewshire -1 9 £273 -35.88%
Edinburgh -28 8 £356 -8.06% 1
Glasgow +8 3 - - 3
Fife +2 1 - -
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (59.09%) SAN
2 29 (43.94%) Windows
3 26 (39.39%) Cisco
4 23 (34.85%) NAS
5 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
6 19 (28.79%) NetBackup
7 18 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
8 17 (25.76%) Veritas
8 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
9 16 (24.24%) Oracle
10 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (21.21%) iSCSI
11 14 (21.21%) Unix
11 14 (21.21%) HP
12 13 (19.70%) Linux
12 13 (19.70%) Finance
13 12 (18.18%) VMware
13 12 (18.18%) Brocade
13 12 (18.18%) Solaris
13 12 (18.18%) Red Hat
14 11 (16.67%) Legato
14 11 (16.67%) Migration
15 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
15 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (15.15%) Change Management
15 10 (15.15%) IBM
16 9 (13.64%) EMC Navisphere
16 9 (13.64%) Clustering

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Lync
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) SAN
2 23 (34.85%) NAS
3 14 (21.21%) iSCSI
4 7 (10.61%) LDAP
5 5 (7.58%) DNS
6 4 (6.06%) Firewall
7 3 (4.55%) DHCP
8 2 (3.03%) DDNS
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
8 2 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.03%) WAN
9 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Informix
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.58%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Consultant
2 12 (18.18%) Administrator
3 11 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Backup Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) NetBackup Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Solaris Administrator
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.58%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) LAMP
1 2 (3.03%) Middleware
1 2 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Clustering
2 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) HP Storage
4 5 (7.58%) IBM XIV
5 4 (6.06%) Celerra
5 4 (6.06%) CLARiiON
5 4 (6.06%) EMC VNX
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.03%) Replication
6 2 (3.03%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.52%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Unix
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (19.70%) Linux
6 12 (18.18%) Solaris
7 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.61%) AIX
9 5 (7.58%) HPUX
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Migration
2 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
2 10 (15.15%) Change Management
3 7 (10.61%) Capacity Management
4 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
4 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.58%) Records Management
4 5 (7.58%) Service Management
5 4 (6.06%) Patch Management
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.55%) DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) Process Management
6 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.03%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.03%) Python
3 2 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) MCSE
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.06%) SRDF
3 4 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.52%) Ceph
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) NetBackup
2 18 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (16.67%) Legato
4 9 (13.64%) EMC Navisphere
5 7 (10.61%) Puppet
6 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (7.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (3.03%) SCCM
8 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
8 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Cisco
2 17 (25.76%) Veritas
3 16 (24.24%) Oracle
4 14 (21.21%) HP
5 12 (18.18%) Brocade
5 12 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 12 (18.18%) VMware
6 10 (15.15%) IBM
7 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.61%) NetApp
9 5 (7.58%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.06%) Citrix
11 2 (3.03%) CommVault
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 2 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (3.03%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.03%) Google
11 2 (3.03%) Sun
11 2 (3.03%) Teradata
11 2 (3.03%) Veeam