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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 130 134 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs citing EMC 8 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.65% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Average daily rate
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£356 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £361 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £555 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £394 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
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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
1191 1392 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.18% 42.99% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 859 549
Average daily rate £360 £353 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 82 60
Average hourly rate £20.19 £16.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.50% +24.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £11.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 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
Dorset +4 4 £325 -18.85% 5
Gloucestershire -9 2 - - 1
Wiltshire +8 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £388 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) NAS
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) NetApp
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 5 (22.73%) Time Management
6 5 (22.73%) Isilon
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Server
6 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (22.73%) IaaS
6 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) Electronics
8 3 (13.64%) Clustering
8 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) NAS
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) FCoE
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) Multicast
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 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Time Management
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Server
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) SRDF
5 1 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) NetApp
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Isilon
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) Unisys
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) Websense
6 2 (9.09%) Brocade
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) CommVault
7 1 (4.55%) Intel