The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 133 123 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing EMC 13 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.48% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £41.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +32.74%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1410 1282 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.64% 40.52% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 804 528
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £202 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 67 67
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the South West

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

EMC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Devon +6 8 £375 - 2
Dorset -5 2 - - 3
Wiltshire -5 2 - -
Somerset +2 1 - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) NetApp
3 10 (45.45%) Performance Management
4 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) SRDF
5 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
6 7 (31.82%) Replication
6 7 (31.82%) Brocade
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (27.27%) NAS
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) IaaS
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
10 3 (13.64%) Time Management
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) 4G
4 1 (4.55%) Multicast
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) RFID
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) FCoE
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Military
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) NAS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Replication
1 7 (31.82%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) VCP5
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) SRDF
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
5 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.55%) NFS
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) NetApp
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
3 7 (31.82%) Brocade
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Isilon
7 2 (9.09%) Websense
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) Intel
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco
8 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat