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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 130 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing EMC 10 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.67% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 12
Median daily rate £350 £275 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -43.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.48 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.25% -6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -31.90%
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
1159 1314 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.77% 41.18% 41.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 840 884
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 61 125
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Gloucestershire +6 4 £360 - 1
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Wiltshire -8 2 - - 2
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South West region with a requirement for EMC.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Dell
5 5 (31.25%) Brocade
6 4 (25.00%) Games
6 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (25.00%) Clustering
6 4 (25.00%) AWK
6 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (25.00%) Veritas
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (25.00%) Symantec
6 4 (25.00%) SMTP
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Zenoss
6 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) SMTP
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) RS-232
5 1 (6.25%) RS-485
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
1 4 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) AWK
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (12.50%) SRDF
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) vRealize
1 4 (25.00%) Zenoss
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Brocade
2 5 (31.25%) Dell
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 4 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Renesas
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam