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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 103 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing EMC 30 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 2.31% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.23 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.43% +50.00%
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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
1134 1127 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.46% 40.88% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 542 439
Average daily rate £350 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £454 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.50 £32.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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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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
Edinburgh -6 15 £350 -22.22% 2
Glasgow +10 6 £450 +50.00% 2
Dundee - 2 £250 -
West Lothian - 2 £425 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £300 -
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EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 34 (52.31%) SAN
2 29 (44.62%) Migration
3 25 (38.46%) Windows
4 24 (36.92%) VMware
5 20 (30.77%) Cisco
6 18 (27.69%) Finance
6 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (24.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (23.08%) Change Management
9 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 15 (23.08%) Oracle
10 14 (21.54%) vSphere
11 13 (20.00%) Linux
11 13 (20.00%) ITIL
11 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.46%) Solaris
12 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
12 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (16.92%) HP
13 11 (16.92%) UNIX
13 11 (16.92%) MS Office
14 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (13.85%) AIX
15 9 (13.85%) Documentum
15 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
15 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
15 9 (13.85%) Captiva
15 9 (13.85%) EMC NetWorker
16 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (13.85%) Documentum
1 9 (13.85%) Captiva
2 5 (7.69%) JBoss
2 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) Lync
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (52.31%) SAN
2 7 (10.77%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 5 (7.69%) LDAP
4 4 (6.15%) DHCP
4 4 (6.15%) NAS
4 4 (6.15%) Network Security
5 3 (4.62%) Junos
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.62%) LAN
5 3 (4.62%) WAN
5 3 (4.62%) Firewall
6 2 (3.08%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) TKPROF
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Toad
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Administrator
2 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Consultant
3 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (6.15%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (6.15%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) DBA
7 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) HTML
1 2 (3.08%) XML
1 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.54%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) CLARiiON
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) Celerra
2 5 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.62%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.08%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.08%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (20.00%) Linux
5 12 (18.46%) Solaris
6 11 (16.92%) UNIX
7 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (13.85%) AIX
9 5 (7.69%) HPUX
10 4 (6.15%) Windows 2000
10 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
10 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Migration
2 15 (23.08%) Change Management
3 13 (20.00%) ITIL
4 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.77%) Project Management
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Time Management
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management
7 4 (6.15%) Process Management
8 3 (4.62%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.08%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.08%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.08%) Server Building
9 2 (3.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Perl
2 5 (7.69%) Python
3 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Ada
6 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) OCP
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
1 4 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.62%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.54%) vSphere
3 8 (12.31%) VMware ESX
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.69%) SRDF
6 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 4 (6.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (4.62%) NFS
8 3 (4.62%) VMware Server
9 2 (3.08%) Samba
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
1 9 (13.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (10.77%) Puppet
3 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (7.69%) SCCM
4 4 (6.15%) Data Guard
4 4 (6.15%) Backup Exec
4 4 (6.15%) WSUS
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (3.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (3.08%) Legato
6 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) VMware
2 20 (30.77%) Cisco
3 15 (23.08%) Oracle
3 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.92%) HP
6 8 (12.31%) Veritas
7 7 (10.77%) Vignette
7 7 (10.77%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (9.23%) Brocade
8 6 (9.23%) Dell
8 6 (9.23%) NetApp
9 5 (7.69%) CommVault
9 5 (7.69%) Citrix
9 5 (7.69%) Symantec
9 5 (7.69%) McAfee
10 4 (6.15%) IBM
11 3 (4.62%) Juniper
11 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.62%) Crossbeam
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