The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 149 147 144
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing EMC 110 90 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 1.05% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 2.15% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 46
Average daily rate
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£365 £378 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% +14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £370 £348
% change year-on-year
-0.67% +6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.41% +3.33%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4577 4194 4590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.37% 48.85% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2408 2117 2040
Average daily rate £363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 255 298
Average hourly rate £16.86 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EMC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
Berkshire +42 47 £349 -15.45% 9
Hampshire -16 29 £400 +11.11% 8
Surrey -32 10 £385 -0.64% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 7 £315 +18.86% 8
East Sussex -4 6 £263 -30.00%
West Sussex +5 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -20 1 £375 - 3
M4 Corridor - - - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 112 (56.00%) VMware
2 96 (48.00%) Windows
3 94 (47.00%) SAN
4 62 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (29.00%) Linux
6 54 (27.00%) HP
7 52 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (21.00%) Active Directory
9 40 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 39 (19.50%) Cisco
11 38 (19.00%) Red Hat
11 38 (19.00%) Security Cleared
12 37 (18.50%) IBM
12 37 (18.50%) UNIX
13 36 (18.00%) NetApp
14 33 (16.50%) NetBackup
14 33 (16.50%) vSphere
15 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (15.00%) ITIL
16 30 (15.00%) Java
16 30 (15.00%) Windows 7
17 29 (14.50%) DNS
18 28 (14.00%) SQL
18 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
19 27 (13.50%) EMC NetWorker
20 25 (12.50%) Oracle
21 23 (11.50%) Perl
22 22 (11.00%) SC Cleared
22 22 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 22 (11.00%) Dell

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (8.00%) IIS
2 13 (6.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.00%) Apache
5 9 (4.50%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.50%) IBM Notes
7 7 (3.50%) GlassFish
8 6 (3.00%) Documentum
8 6 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.50%) JBoss
9 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 3 (1.50%) Node.js
12 2 (1.00%) Confluence
12 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.00%) MS Project
3 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.00%) MS Office
4 4 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.00%) assyst
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 9 (4.50%) SaaS
3 8 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.00%) IaaS
4 4 (2.00%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 94 (47.00%) SAN
2 29 (14.50%) DNS
3 19 (9.50%) Firewall
4 14 (7.00%) DHCP
5 13 (6.50%) LDAP
5 13 (6.50%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.00%) WAN
6 12 (6.00%) LAN
7 10 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (3.50%) Connectrix
8 7 (3.50%) Kerberos
8 7 (3.50%) Internet
9 6 (3.00%) NAS
10 4 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.50%) X.400
11 3 (1.50%) X.500
11 3 (1.50%) Intranet
11 3 (1.50%) SSL
11 3 (1.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.50%) SQLPlus
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.00%) MySQL
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.00%) RSpec
3 5 (2.50%) Maven
4 4 (2.00%) StarTeam
4 4 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.50%) Grunt
5 3 (1.50%) MSI
5 3 (1.50%) Selenium
5 3 (1.50%) Mockito
5 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (8.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.50%) Banking
3 5 (2.50%) Billing
4 4 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Military
6 1 (0.50%) International Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (12.00%) Architect
2 23 (11.50%) Storage Engineer
3 22 (11.00%) Consultant
4 15 (7.50%) Analyst
4 15 (7.50%) Administrator
5 13 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (6.50%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
8 9 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.50%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (3.50%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Server Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.50%) Web Services
2 9 (4.50%) Flash
3 6 (3.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.00%) Middleware
4 4 (2.00%) COM+
5 3 (1.50%) CSS
5 3 (1.50%) SOAP
5 3 (1.50%) JTS
5 3 (1.50%) RESTful
5 3 (1.50%) PostGIS
5 3 (1.50%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.50%) Spring
5 3 (1.50%) Ajax
5 3 (1.50%) JSON
5 3 (1.50%) Spring MVC
5 3 (1.50%) jQuery
5 3 (1.50%) JPA
6 2 (1.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.50%) CLARiiON
3 15 (7.50%) EMC Centera
4 11 (5.50%) HACMP
5 10 (5.00%) Open Source
6 9 (4.50%) Thin Client
6 9 (4.50%) Clustering
6 9 (4.50%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.50%) Celerra
9 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.00%) Replication
10 3 (1.50%) PKI
10 3 (1.50%) Linked Data
10 3 (1.50%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.00%) PMI
12 1 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 96 (48.00%) Windows
2 58 (29.00%) Linux
3 52 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (18.50%) UNIX
5 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 22 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (8.50%) Solaris
10 16 (8.00%) AIX
11 14 (7.00%) CentOS
12 6 (3.00%) SUSE
13 5 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (2.00%) HPUX
15 3 (1.50%) NetWare
15 3 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.50%) VMS
17 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.00%) ITIL
2 21 (10.50%) Migration
3 20 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 14 (7.00%) Scrum
6 14 (7.00%) Project Management
7 12 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.50%) DevOps
8 11 (5.50%) Coaching
9 10 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (5.00%) Web Development
9 10 (5.00%) Document Management
10 9 (4.50%) Service Management
10 9 (4.50%) Change Management
11 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.50%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.50%) Release Management
12 7 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.00%) Java
2 28 (14.00%) SQL
3 23 (11.50%) Perl
4 18 (9.00%) C
5 15 (7.50%) Korn
6 13 (6.50%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.50%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.00%) Bourne shell
8 10 (5.00%) VBScript
9 9 (4.50%) VB
9 9 (4.50%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.50%) Python
11 3 (1.50%) C#
11 3 (1.50%) C++
11 3 (1.50%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.00%) PHP
12 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (19.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (7.00%) MCSE
5 7 (3.50%) HNC
5 7 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.50%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.00%) CCA
6 6 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.50%) BC Cleared
8 4 (2.00%) MCSA
9 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.00%) Degree
9 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.50%) RHCE
10 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.50%) OCP
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (21.00%) Active Directory
3 33 (16.50%) vSphere
4 14 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (6.00%) vCloud
6 11 (5.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 11 (5.50%) NFS
7 7 (3.50%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.00%) SRDF
9 5 (2.50%) OCFS2
9 5 (2.50%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.50%) Samba
11 3 (1.50%) GPFS
11 3 (1.50%) DFS Replication
11 3 (1.50%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.00%) Firmware
12 2 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (16.50%) NetBackup
2 27 (13.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 20 (10.00%) Puppet
4 14 (7.00%) Vagrant
5 11 (5.50%) WSUS
6 9 (4.50%) Tivoli
6 9 (4.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (4.50%) Nagios
7 4 (2.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.50%) SCCM
8 3 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.00%) OpenView
9 2 (1.00%) Legato
9 2 (1.00%) SCOM
9 2 (1.00%) EMC TimeFinder
9 2 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (1.00%) NetCrunch
9 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (56.00%) VMware
2 54 (27.00%) HP
3 40 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 39 (19.50%) Cisco
5 38 (19.00%) Red Hat
6 37 (18.50%) IBM
7 36 (18.00%) NetApp
8 25 (12.50%) Oracle
9 22 (11.00%) Dell
10 21 (10.50%) Symantec
10 21 (10.50%) Brocade
11 14 (7.00%) Citrix
12 13 (6.50%) Veritas
12 13 (6.50%) Sun
13 12 (6.00%) BMC
13 12 (6.00%) 3PAR
14 10 (5.00%) Isilon
14 10 (5.00%) Hitachi
15 8 (4.00%) Lotus
16 7 (3.50%) Adobe
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Group - Pharmaceuticals
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £38 - £50 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago