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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 103 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing EMC 34 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 0.94% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 2.65% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 8
Median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +136.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.37 £41.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.35% +37.43%
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
1136 1134 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.74% 35.53% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 507 526
Median daily rate £340 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Edinburgh +2 16 £438 +25.00% 2
Stirling - 12 £463 -
Glasgow +4 6 £338 -18.18% 1
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for EMC.

1 32 (49.23%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) VMware
3 28 (43.08%) Finance
4 27 (41.54%) Unix
4 27 (41.54%) SAN
5 24 (36.92%) Cisco
6 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (32.31%) Oracle
8 20 (30.77%) Data Centre
9 18 (27.69%) HP
10 17 (26.15%) Java
10 17 (26.15%) Migration
10 17 (26.15%) vSphere
11 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
12 15 (23.08%) Citrix
12 15 (23.08%) Banking
12 15 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
13 14 (21.54%) ObjectStore
14 12 (18.46%) Solaris
14 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
14 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.92%) IBM
15 11 (16.92%) Windows
15 11 (16.92%) AIX
16 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (15.38%) 3PAR
16 10 (15.38%) EMC VNX
17 9 (13.85%) vRealize

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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%) JBoss
1 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) SAN
2 9 (13.85%) Firewall
3 8 (12.31%) NAS
4 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) VPN
6 1 (1.54%) BGP
6 1 (1.54%) DHCP
6 1 (1.54%) DNS
6 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.54%) FCoE
6 1 (1.54%) HTTP
6 1 (1.54%) LDAP
6 1 (1.54%) Multicast
6 1 (1.54%) OSPF
6 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.54%) VLAN
6 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) ObjectStore
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) HBase
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 9 (13.85%) Law
4 5 (7.69%) Billing
5 4 (6.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Architect
1 10 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
1 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Administrator
5 4 (6.15%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (6.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Backup Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Designer
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) REST
3 3 (4.62%) Java EE
4 2 (3.08%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) EMC VNX
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Replication
4 4 (6.15%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.62%) Celerra
5 3 (4.62%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.62%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) Unix
3 15 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (18.46%) Solaris
5 11 (16.92%) AIX
5 11 (16.92%) Windows
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Migration
2 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.85%) DevOps
5 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
6 6 (9.23%) Scrum
6 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (6.15%) Build Automation
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.62%) Change Control
9 3 (4.62%) Change Management
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
10 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL
10 2 (3.08%) Process Management
10 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) Perl
3 6 (9.23%) Ruby
4 4 (6.15%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) VCAP
3 7 (10.77%) VCP6
3 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.15%) vSphere
3 8 (12.31%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (7.69%) Docker
5 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.08%) vCloud
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.54%) KVM
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) NFS
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.54%) SRDF
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.54%) Xen
7 1 (1.54%) XenApp
7 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) vRealize
2 5 (7.69%) Ansible
2 5 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.08%) EMC Navisphere
3 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.54%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.54%) Legato
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.54%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) VMware
2 24 (36.92%) Cisco
3 21 (32.31%) Oracle
4 18 (27.69%) HP
5 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
6 15 (23.08%) Citrix
7 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
8 11 (16.92%) IBM
9 10 (15.38%) 3PAR
10 6 (9.23%) Veritas
11 5 (7.69%) Brocade
12 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
12 3 (4.62%) NetApp
13 2 (3.08%) F5
14 1 (1.54%) DataSynapse
14 1 (1.54%) Intel
14 1 (1.54%) Lumension
14 1 (1.54%) Sybase
14 1 (1.54%) Symantec
14 1 (1.54%) TIBCO