The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 259 251 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -40
Contract jobs citing EMC 436 449 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.75% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 251 266
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £377 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.24% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +26.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £29.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £47.50 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +26.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25370 25639 22387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.37% 45.59% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14428 14334 11885
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1087 1185
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EMC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EMC within the UK.

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC within the UK.

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EMC
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

EMC Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

EMC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 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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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
England -10 391 £413 -2.94% 146
London -10 191 £400 -5.88% 36
South East -10 76 £400 -5.32% 44
City of London +38 70 £361 -17.89% 9
North West -10 39 £450 +40.62% 15
East of England +41 38 £500 +25.00% 13
Scotland +1 35 £355 -5.33% 2
Manchester -3 19 £463 +54.16% 6
Oxfordshire - 18 £425 - 3
Berkshire -10 17 £400 -11.11% 11
Edinburgh -8 15 £275 -24.13%
Suffolk - 14 £525 -
Hertfordshire +12 13 £413 +3.12% 7
Buckinghamshire -2 13 £500 +2.56% 8
West Midlands -12 13 £375 +11.77% 11
Yorkshire -22 13 £275 -22.80% 7
Glasgow - 13 £400 -
Hampshire -10 12 £440 +17.33% 8
Milton Keynes -5 11 £500 +2.56% 5
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £285 - 4
Cambridge +9 9 £285 - 3
Surrey +6 9 £400 +23.07% 8
Bracknell +7 8 £400 -
Tyne and Wear +5 8 £339 +38.55%
North East +3 8 £339 +38.55% 2
South West -1 8 £538 +29.44% 8
Merseyside - 8 £325 - 2
Reading +5 7 £434 -20.04% 9
Cheshire -12 7 £475 +25.66% 6
East Midlands -3 6 £425 +12.43% 8

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 394 (48.34%) VMware
2 377 (46.26%) Windows
3 366 (44.91%) SAN
4 250 (30.67%) Cisco
5 225 (27.61%) NetApp
5 225 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 193 (23.68%) HP
7 187 (22.94%) Linux
8 182 (22.33%) Migration
9 175 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 159 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 158 (19.39%) Finance
12 152 (18.65%) UNIX
13 145 (17.79%) Solaris
14 133 (16.32%) IBM
15 129 (15.83%) Windows Server 2003
16 127 (15.58%) Oracle
17 118 (14.48%) ITIL
17 118 (14.48%) Active Directory
18 111 (13.62%) Hyper-V
19 110 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
20 90 (11.04%) Red Hat
21 87 (10.67%) Security Cleared
22 86 (10.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 85 (10.43%) NAS
24 84 (10.31%) Citrix
25 82 (10.06%) SQL Server
26 81 (9.94%) vSphere
27 75 (9.20%) WAN
28 73 (8.96%) Firewall

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 69 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 56 (6.87%) SharePoint
3 46 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (5.52%) IIS
5 36 (4.42%) Documentum
6 31 (3.80%) Apache
7 30 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (2.82%) WebLogic
8 23 (2.82%) Lync
9 18 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 17 (2.09%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.35%) JBoss
12 11 (1.35%) IBM Notes
13 10 (1.23%) Captiva
14 9 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
15 8 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.05%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.61%) MS Project
3 5 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.12%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) RMDS
2 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.25%) Exstream
3 2 (0.25%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.25%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) TeleForm
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.31%) Office 365
2 13 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.98%) SaaS
5 5 (0.61%) IaaS
6 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.25%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 366 (44.91%) SAN
2 85 (10.43%) NAS
3 75 (9.20%) WAN
4 73 (8.96%) Firewall
5 67 (8.22%) Fibre Channel
6 54 (6.63%) LAN
7 52 (6.38%) DNS
8 43 (5.28%) Internet
9 39 (4.79%) iSCSI
10 35 (4.29%) TCP/IP
11 29 (3.56%) DHCP
12 26 (3.19%) LDAP
13 25 (3.07%) Network Security
14 23 (2.82%) VPN
15 19 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (1.96%) FCoE
18 15 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
19 14 (1.72%) Multicast
19 14 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.68%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.10%) MySQL
6 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.86%) HBase
7 6 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.37%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.37%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.37%) DB2
9 3 (0.37%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (0.98%) LoadRunner
2 6 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.49%) JIRA
4 4 (0.49%) Selenium
5 2 (0.25%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.25%) Subversion
5 2 (0.25%) Toad
5 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.12%) ERwin
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.12%) Ant
6 1 (0.12%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 158 (19.39%) Finance
2 69 (8.47%) Banking
3 30 (3.68%) Electronics
4 20 (2.45%) Legal
5 18 (2.21%) Investment Banking
6 16 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.47%) Retail
9 9 (1.10%) Law
10 8 (0.98%) Back Office
11 6 (0.74%) Marketing
12 5 (0.61%) Local Government
13 4 (0.49%) Automotive
13 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.37%) Military
15 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 122 (14.97%) Architect
2 104 (12.76%) Consultant
3 101 (12.39%) Administrator
4 76 (9.33%) Storage Engineer
5 56 (6.87%) Analyst
6 51 (6.26%) Project Manager
7 48 (5.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 47 (5.77%) Storage Consultant
8 47 (5.77%) Storage Administrator
9 45 (5.52%) Infrastructure Architect
10 40 (4.91%) Server Engineer
11 36 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
12 35 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
13 33 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
14 26 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
14 26 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 25 (3.07%) Network Engineer
15 25 (3.07%) UNIX Administrator
16 23 (2.82%) UNIX Engineer
17 22 (2.70%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.91%) Middleware
2 22 (2.70%) .NET
3 21 (2.58%) XML
4 17 (2.09%) Web Services
5 13 (1.60%) HTML
6 10 (1.23%) Rendezvous
7 9 (1.10%) XSLT
8 8 (0.98%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.98%) Application Packaging
8 8 (0.98%) ADO
9 5 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (0.61%) Flash
9 5 (0.61%) LAMP
10 3 (0.37%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.37%) SAP PI
11 2 (0.25%) Java EE
11 2 (0.25%) Ajax
11 2 (0.25%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.25%) XSD
11 2 (0.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.85%) Clustering
2 43 (5.28%) Replication
2 43 (5.28%) CLARiiON
2 43 (5.28%) Symmetrix
2 43 (5.28%) Symmetrix DMX
3 31 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.56%) Celerra
5 21 (2.58%) EMC Centera
6 16 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.35%) EqualLogic
9 10 (1.23%) HACMP
10 9 (1.10%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.98%) Wiki
11 8 (0.98%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.86%) IBM XIV
13 6 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 377 (46.26%) Windows
2 187 (22.94%) Linux
3 175 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 152 (18.65%) UNIX
5 145 (17.79%) Solaris
6 129 (15.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 110 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 86 (10.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (7.24%) AIX
10 53 (6.50%) HPUX
11 34 (4.17%) Windows 7
12 29 (3.56%) SUSE
13 20 (2.45%) Windows XP
14 18 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
15 15 (1.84%) Windows 2000
16 13 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.86%) NetWare
17 7 (0.86%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.74%) Windows 8
19 5 (0.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (22.33%) Migration
2 118 (14.48%) ITIL
3 64 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 54 (6.63%) Project Management
5 44 (5.40%) Change Management
6 36 (4.42%) Service Management
7 32 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (3.68%) Configuration Management
9 28 (3.44%) Load Balancing
9 28 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
10 27 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (3.07%) Incident Management
12 24 (2.94%) Network Management
13 23 (2.82%) Change Control
13 23 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (2.58%) Document Management
15 19 (2.33%) Service Delivery
15 19 (2.33%) Business Continuity
15 19 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (7.98%) SQL
2 51 (6.26%) Perl
3 39 (4.79%) Shell Script
4 32 (3.93%) PowerShell
5 31 (3.80%) C
6 30 (3.68%) Java
7 22 (2.70%) Korn
8 21 (2.58%) Python
9 19 (2.33%) Ruby
10 18 (2.21%) JavaScript
10 18 (2.21%) VB
11 16 (1.96%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.72%) C#
13 8 (0.98%) C++
14 5 (0.61%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.49%) Bourne shell
15 4 (0.49%) VBScript
16 3 (0.37%) C-shell
17 1 (0.12%) JCL
17 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 87 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 67 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 51 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (3.68%) Degree
6 29 (3.56%) MCSE
7 22 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.09%) MCITP
9 15 (1.84%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.72%) NCDA
10 14 (1.72%) NCIE
11 13 (1.60%) CCNP
12 11 (1.35%) CCNA
13 10 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.10%) MCP
15 8 (0.98%) VCP5
15 8 (0.98%) VCP4
16 7 (0.86%) CCA
16 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.82%) SLA
2 19 (2.33%) QA
3 12 (1.47%) JSP 440
4 8 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 225 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (14.48%) Active Directory
3 111 (13.62%) Hyper-V
4 81 (9.94%) vSphere
5 56 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
6 51 (6.26%) VMware ESX
7 48 (5.89%) SRDF
8 42 (5.15%) NFS
9 36 (4.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 33 (4.05%) XenApp
11 27 (3.31%) Xen
12 25 (3.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 17 (2.09%) KVM
14 15 (1.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 14 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
15 14 (1.72%) XenDesktop
16 11 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
16 11 (1.35%) vCloud
17 10 (1.23%) Terminal Services
18 9 (1.10%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 49 (6.01%) EMC NetWorker
2 39 (4.79%) SCCM
3 37 (4.54%) Tivoli
4 36 (4.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 34 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 25 (3.07%) Puppet
6 25 (3.07%) SCOM
7 18 (2.21%) Legato
8 14 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
9 13 (1.60%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (1.47%) Netcool
11 11 (1.35%) Nagios
11 11 (1.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 10 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
12 10 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 394 (48.34%) VMware
2 250 (30.67%) Cisco
3 225 (27.61%) NetApp
4 193 (23.68%) HP
5 159 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 133 (16.32%) IBM
7 127 (15.58%) Oracle
8 90 (11.04%) Red Hat
9 84 (10.31%) Citrix
10 62 (7.61%) Veritas
11 59 (7.24%) Brocade
12 52 (6.38%) Dell
13 43 (5.28%) 3PAR
14 40 (4.91%) CheckPoint
14 40 (4.91%) F5
15 34 (4.17%) Symantec
16 27 (3.31%) McAfee
17 25 (3.07%) Sun
18 24 (2.94%) Remedy
19 22 (2.70%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
LA International
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £36 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £36 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago