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 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 351 336 265
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -71
Contract jobs citing EMC 292 354 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.64% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 1.50% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 182 272
Median daily rate £411 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -33.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.17 £42.36 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -31.90%

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
22572 23646 25687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 42.71% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13871 15133
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 979 1231
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the UK 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
England -9 274 £425 +6.25% 79
London -23 103 £450 +6.50% 27
South East +51 85 £400 - 20
Berkshire +33 39 £450 -10.89% 7
Hampshire +30 22 £400 -2.73% 4
Reading +12 17 £300 -42.85% 6
North East -20 17 £350 +55.55% 3
West Midlands -29 15 £448 -10.50% 4
Tyne and Wear -32 15 £350 +55.55%
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 15 £350 +55.55%
West Sussex +24 14 £325 -26.13%
Yorkshire +22 14 £350 -2.77% 2
East of England +5 12 £288 -32.35% 7
Winchester +16 10 £425 +7.93% 1
South West -1 10 £350 +27.27% 9
East Midlands -15 10 £450 +41.17% 3
Harrow +3 9 £505 -0.98%
City of London -22 9 £430 +4.24% 11
Scotland -17 8 £400 +8.10% 1
Suffolk - 8 £275 -
West Yorkshire +18 7 £383 -23.50% 1
Solihull -8 7 - -
South Yorkshire -8 7 £330 -13.15% 1
Gatwick - 7 - -
Crawley +24 6 £325 -
Leeds +21 6 £365 -27.00% 1
North West -13 6 £450 +6.50% 3
Edinburgh +12 5 £388 +1.63% 1
Surrey +12 5 £253 -38.78% 4
Sheffield -7 5 £330 -17.50%

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for EMC.

1 382 (53.65%) VMware
2 325 (45.65%) SAN
3 298 (41.85%) Linux
4 285 (40.03%) Windows
5 256 (35.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 246 (34.55%) Cisco
7 191 (26.83%) HP
8 164 (23.03%) ITIL
8 164 (23.03%) Red Hat
9 161 (22.61%) Security Cleared
10 152 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 149 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 147 (20.65%) Oracle
13 145 (20.37%) Microsoft
14 143 (20.08%) NetApp
15 142 (19.94%) Windows Server
16 135 (18.96%) IBM
17 131 (18.40%) EMC VNX
18 129 (18.12%) Data Centre
19 128 (17.98%) Solaris
20 124 (17.42%) SC Cleared
21 113 (15.87%) Finance
22 107 (15.03%) AIX
23 106 (14.89%) SQL
24 100 (14.04%) Unix
25 99 (13.90%) NAS
26 98 (13.76%) DNS
27 94 (13.20%) Citrix
27 94 (13.20%) Clustering
28 92 (12.92%) vSphere

EMC
Top Related IT Skills 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 68 (9.55%) MS Exchange
2 53 (7.44%) Apache
3 40 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 31 (4.35%) IIS
5 28 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (3.79%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.95%) Skype for Business
8 19 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 19 (2.67%) WebSphere
9 16 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
10 15 (2.11%) Documentum
11 12 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (1.69%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.54%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.26%) Confluence
14 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.70%) Oracle 10gAS
16 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 48 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.39%) MS Office
3 16 (2.25%) OrCAD
4 9 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) MS Project
7 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.69%) Faxination
2 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.42%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.78%) Office 365
3 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.97%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.98%) IaaS
7 5 (0.70%) PaaS
7 5 (0.70%) SaaS
8 3 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.28%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) G Suite
10 1 (0.14%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 325 (45.65%) SAN
2 99 (13.90%) NAS
3 98 (13.76%) DNS
4 57 (8.01%) DHCP
5 52 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
6 51 (7.16%) LAN
6 51 (7.16%) TCP/IP
7 46 (6.46%) WAN
8 42 (5.90%) Firewall
9 37 (5.20%) iSCSI
10 26 (3.65%) FCoE
11 25 (3.51%) Internet
12 23 (3.23%) HTTP
12 23 (3.23%) Multicast
13 20 (2.81%) Ethernet
13 20 (2.81%) LDAP
13 20 (2.81%) SNMP
14 19 (2.67%) MPLS
14 19 (2.67%) SSL
15 18 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.79%) DB2
2 27 (3.79%) MySQL
3 21 (2.95%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 19 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.39%) HBase
6 15 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.40%) ObjectStore
8 10 (1.40%) SAP HANA
8 10 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.12%) Redis
9 8 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.84%) Big Data
12 5 (0.70%) MS Access
13 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (2.95%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.67%) GitLab
3 14 (1.97%) Subversion
4 12 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.69%) Selenium
5 9 (1.26%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.42%) JIRA
8 2 (0.28%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.28%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.14%) Hudson
9 1 (0.14%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 113 (15.87%) Finance
2 62 (8.71%) Banking
3 26 (3.65%) Law
3 26 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.95%) Back Office
4 21 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.39%) Retail
6 12 (1.69%) Billing
6 12 (1.69%) Electronics
6 12 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.54%) Publishing
8 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.84%) Games
9 5 (0.70%) Marketing
10 3 (0.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Front Office
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
11 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (14.04%) Administrator
2 91 (12.78%) Architect
3 74 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 74 (10.39%) Storage Engineer
4 66 (9.27%) Systems Administrator
5 59 (8.29%) Linux Administrator
6 46 (6.46%) Infrastructure Architect
7 45 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
8 42 (5.90%) EMC Engineer
8 42 (5.90%) VMware Engineer
9 41 (5.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 34 (4.78%) Support Engineer
11 32 (4.49%) VMWare Administrator
12 31 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
12 31 (4.35%) Consultant
13 25 (3.51%) Analyst
14 22 (3.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 21 (2.95%) Electronics Engineer
15 21 (2.95%) Server Engineer
16 19 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.06%) Middleware
2 24 (3.37%) HTML
3 20 (2.81%) Web Services
4 19 (2.67%) LAMP
4 19 (2.67%) XML
5 17 (2.39%) XSLT
6 15 (2.11%) Rendezvous
7 14 (1.97%) LAPP Stack
8 11 (1.54%) REST
9 7 (0.98%) .NET
9 7 (0.98%) CSS
9 7 (0.98%) ELK Stack
9 7 (0.98%) J2EE
9 7 (0.98%) Memcached
10 5 (0.70%) MSMQ
10 5 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.56%) JSP
12 3 (0.42%) Java EE
12 3 (0.42%) JSON
12 3 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.40%) EMC VNX
2 129 (18.12%) Data Centre
3 94 (13.20%) Clustering
4 75 (10.53%) EMC VMAX
5 44 (6.18%) Mainframe
6 40 (5.62%) VCE vBlock
7 30 (4.21%) CLARiiON
8 28 (3.93%) Replication
9 24 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 21 (2.95%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (2.53%) Virtual Team
13 15 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
13 15 (2.11%) IBM Mainframe
14 14 (1.97%) Contactless
15 13 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
16 12 (1.69%) Blackberry
16 12 (1.69%) CMDB
16 12 (1.69%) HP Storage
17 11 (1.54%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 298 (41.85%) Linux
2 285 (40.03%) Windows
3 152 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 142 (19.94%) Windows Server
5 128 (17.98%) Solaris
6 107 (15.03%) AIX
7 100 (14.04%) Unix
8 71 (9.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (4.07%) HPUX
12 28 (3.93%) SUSE
13 21 (2.95%) CentOS
14 19 (2.67%) Windows 7
15 13 (1.83%) Ubuntu
16 12 (1.69%) Android
16 12 (1.69%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (1.26%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (23.03%) ITIL
2 89 (12.50%) Migration
3 74 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (7.44%) DevOps
4 53 (7.44%) High Availability
5 50 (7.02%) Service Delivery
6 39 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (5.20%) Configuration Management
8 35 (4.92%) Change Management
8 35 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 35 (4.92%) Service Management
9 31 (4.35%) Compliance Management
10 28 (3.93%) Load Balancing
11 22 (3.09%) Benchmarking
12 21 (2.95%) Open Source
13 20 (2.81%) ITIL V3
13 20 (2.81%) Problem Management
14 19 (2.67%) Project Management
15 17 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
15 17 (2.39%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 106 (14.89%) SQL
2 61 (8.57%) Python
3 51 (7.16%) PowerShell
4 50 (7.02%) Perl
5 43 (6.04%) Java
6 36 (5.06%) Ruby
7 35 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 34 (4.78%) Shell Script
9 27 (3.79%) JavaScript
10 19 (2.67%) C
11 9 (1.26%) Korn
12 4 (0.56%) AWK
12 4 (0.56%) C#
12 4 (0.56%) PHP
13 3 (0.42%) C++
13 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.42%) VBScript
14 2 (0.28%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.28%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 161 (22.61%) Security Cleared
2 124 (17.42%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.20%) RHCE
4 30 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (3.93%) DV Cleared
6 26 (3.65%) Degree
7 25 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.39%) CCNA
9 16 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (1.83%) CCNP
12 10 (1.40%) Chartered Engineer
12 10 (1.40%) MCSE
13 7 (0.98%) MCSA
14 5 (0.70%) RHCSA
14 5 (0.70%) VCP6
15 4 (0.56%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.56%) VCAP
16 3 (0.42%) HP ASE
16 3 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.46%) SLA
2 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
3 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.14%) GCP
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 256 (35.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 92 (12.92%) vSphere
4 87 (12.22%) VMware ESX
5 62 (8.71%) Oracle RAC
6 59 (8.29%) KVM
7 54 (7.58%) Hyper-V
8 42 (5.90%) NFS
8 42 (5.90%) SRDF
9 40 (5.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 31 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
11 28 (3.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 28 (3.93%) Xen
12 25 (3.51%) XenApp
13 17 (2.39%) Firmware
14 12 (1.69%) Docker
14 12 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 12 (1.69%) vCloud
14 12 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
15 8 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 79 (11.10%) Puppet
2 76 (10.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 48 (6.74%) NetBackup
4 40 (5.62%) SCCM
5 37 (5.20%) SCOM
6 36 (5.06%) Nagios
7 32 (4.49%) vRealize
8 31 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 29 (4.07%) Microsoft Clustering
9 29 (4.07%) Zenoss
10 27 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (2.25%) Ansible
11 16 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 14 (1.97%) WSUS
13 12 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
14 11 (1.54%) Cobbler
14 11 (1.54%) HAProxy
14 11 (1.54%) logstash
15 9 (1.26%) EMC VPLEX
15 9 (1.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 382 (53.65%) VMware
2 246 (34.55%) Cisco
3 191 (26.83%) HP
4 164 (23.03%) Red Hat
5 147 (20.65%) Oracle
6 145 (20.37%) Microsoft
7 143 (20.08%) NetApp
8 135 (18.96%) IBM
9 94 (13.20%) Citrix
10 65 (9.13%) Veritas
11 58 (8.15%) 3PAR
12 48 (6.74%) Dell
13 45 (6.32%) Symantec
14 44 (6.18%) Brocade
15 29 (4.07%) Isilon
16 27 (3.79%) Intel
17 22 (3.09%) Sun
18 20 (2.81%) CommVault
18 20 (2.81%) Sybase
19 18 (2.53%) ServiceNow
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