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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 273 224 216
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -8
Contract jobs citing EMC 380 419 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.87% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 1.90% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 252 223
Average daily rate
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£398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £576 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £380 £361
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +39.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £26.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +43.68%

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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £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 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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
England -52 335 £400 +1.65% 185
London -35 167 £400 -0.12% 41
South East -55 47 £425 +7.93% 67
Scotland +13 39 £363 +3.57% 1
City of London -8 33 £450 +2.85% 12
East of England +13 30 £513 +105.00% 18
Edinburgh +13 25 £389 -2.81%
West Midlands +16 20 £360 +2.85% 10
North West -5 19 £245 -40.24% 11
Berkshire -8 19 £413 +30.95% 20
Yorkshire -4 17 £180 -42.85% 8
Hertfordshire +16 15 £525 - 10
South West -9 14 £538 +40.52% 15
Reading +11 12 £425 +54.54% 11
North East -6 10 £418 +70.79% 3
Hampshire -51 10 £450 +20.80% 16
Tyne and Wear -5 9 £422 +72.19% 1
East Midlands +3 8 £300 -21.56% 9
Buckinghamshire -7 8 £500 +5.26% 11
Cambridgeshire -14 8 £350 +40.00% 4
Birmingham - 8 £360 - 4
Wiltshire -1 7 £325 -3.70%
Milton Keynes -8 7 £500 -
Hull - 7 £150 -
East Yorkshire - 7 £150 -
Cheshire +2 6 £438 +6.70% 3
Swindon - 6 £325 -
Cambridge 0 5 £350 - 2
Essex +9 4 - - 2
Glasgow -5 4 £310 -4.61% 1

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 439 (50.81%) VMware
2 384 (44.44%) SAN
3 382 (44.21%) Windows
4 245 (28.36%) Cisco
5 238 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 236 (27.31%) Linux
7 219 (25.35%) HP
8 193 (22.34%) NetApp
9 170 (19.68%) IBM
10 166 (19.21%) Microsoft
11 165 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 163 (18.87%) UNIX
13 161 (18.63%) Solaris
14 160 (18.52%) Finance
15 152 (17.59%) Active Directory
16 150 (17.36%) Migration
17 146 (16.90%) ITIL
18 134 (15.51%) Red Hat
19 131 (15.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 114 (13.19%) DNS
21 109 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 106 (12.27%) vSphere
23 104 (12.04%) Oracle
24 96 (11.11%) SQL Server
25 89 (10.30%) Citrix
26 87 (10.07%) NAS
27 86 (9.95%) Banking
28 85 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
29 84 (9.72%) MS Exchange
30 80 (9.26%) NetBackup

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 58 (6.71%) IIS
2 58 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (6.48%) SharePoint
4 38 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (3.94%) Apache
6 21 (2.43%) Lync
7 20 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 19 (2.20%) WebLogic
9 18 (2.08%) JBoss
10 16 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
11 14 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.93%) Documentum
14 7 (0.81%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.81%) NetWeaver
14 7 (0.81%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 50 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.05%) MS Office
3 8 (0.93%) MS Project
4 7 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.23%) assyst
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) RMDS
3 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.74%) Office 365
2 10 (1.16%) SaaS
3 8 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.93%) IaaS
4 5 (0.58%) PaaS
4 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 384 (44.44%) SAN
2 114 (13.19%) DNS
3 87 (10.07%) NAS
4 78 (9.03%) WAN
5 71 (8.22%) Firewall
6 67 (7.75%) DHCP
7 58 (6.71%) LAN
8 47 (5.44%) TCP/IP
9 45 (5.21%) Fibre Channel
10 35 (4.05%) Internet
11 34 (3.94%) iSCSI
12 31 (3.59%) Network Security
13 25 (2.89%) VPN
13 25 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (2.55%) LDAP
15 17 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (1.85%) VLAN
16 16 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (1.74%) FCoE
18 12 (1.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 15 (1.74%) MySQL
5 15 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.39%) DB2
7 7 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.69%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (0.69%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.58%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.46%) HBase
11 3 (0.35%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 7
11 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.35%) Big Data
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.81%) Hudson
2 7 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.69%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.58%) Selenium
5 4 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.23%) RSpec
6 2 (0.23%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.23%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.23%) MSI
7 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.12%) JUnit
7 1 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.12%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.12%) jMock
General
1 160 (18.52%) Finance
2 86 (9.95%) Banking
3 32 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 27 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.43%) Electronics
6 20 (2.31%) Legal
7 16 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.50%) Law
9 12 (1.39%) Retail
10 8 (0.93%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.81%) Back Office
11 7 (0.81%) Military
12 4 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.35%) Automotive
13 3 (0.35%) Avionics
14 2 (0.23%) Local Government
14 2 (0.23%) Marketing
14 2 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 124 (14.35%) Architect
2 115 (13.31%) Consultant
3 99 (11.46%) Administrator
4 71 (8.22%) Storage Engineer
5 62 (7.18%) Analyst
6 56 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 55 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
8 44 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
9 43 (4.98%) Storage Consultant
10 42 (4.86%) Server Engineer
11 41 (4.75%) Infrastructure Architect
12 40 (4.63%) Project Manager
13 39 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
14 36 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
15 27 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (3.13%) Storage Administrator
16 24 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 23 (2.66%) Network Engineer
17 23 (2.66%) Support Analyst
18 20 (2.31%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.82%) Middleware
2 19 (2.20%) Web Services
3 13 (1.50%) Flash
4 9 (1.04%) Application Packaging
5 8 (0.93%) LAMP
5 8 (0.93%) HTML
6 6 (0.69%) XML
7 5 (0.58%) XSLT
7 5 (0.58%) .NET
7 5 (0.58%) Rendezvous
8 4 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (0.46%) X-Windows
8 4 (0.46%) COM+
9 2 (0.23%) YAML
9 2 (0.23%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.23%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.23%) Ajax
9 2 (0.23%) CSS
10 1 (0.12%) SOAP
10 1 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.83%) Clustering
2 53 (6.13%) CLARiiON
3 46 (5.32%) Replication
4 38 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.78%) Symmetrix DMX
6 18 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (2.08%) EMC Centera
7 17 (1.97%) Blackberry
7 17 (1.97%) HACMP
7 17 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.85%) Celerra
8 16 (1.85%) Symmetrix
9 12 (1.39%) Fat Client
9 12 (1.39%) Thin Client
10 11 (1.27%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.16%) Wiki
12 8 (0.93%) Open Source
13 7 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 382 (44.21%) Windows
2 236 (27.31%) Linux
3 165 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 163 (18.87%) UNIX
5 161 (18.63%) Solaris
6 131 (15.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 109 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 85 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 74 (8.56%) AIX
10 43 (4.98%) Windows 7
11 36 (4.17%) HPUX
12 30 (3.47%) SUSE
13 15 (1.74%) Windows XP
14 13 (1.50%) CentOS
15 12 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.93%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.81%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.69%) Android
20 5 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (17.36%) Migration
2 146 (16.90%) ITIL
3 56 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 48 (5.56%) Change Management
5 45 (5.21%) Project Management
6 44 (5.09%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (4.63%) Service Management
8 34 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (3.82%) Load Balancing
10 32 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (3.47%) Problem Management
12 27 (3.13%) Incident Management
13 22 (2.55%) Service Delivery
14 21 (2.43%) Network Management
15 20 (2.31%) Change Control
15 20 (2.31%) Performance Management
16 19 (2.20%) Network Design
17 18 (2.08%) Business Continuity
17 18 (2.08%) Configuration Management
18 17 (1.97%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (8.68%) SQL
2 70 (8.10%) Perl
3 55 (6.37%) Shell Script
4 40 (4.63%) PowerShell
5 35 (4.05%) C
6 28 (3.24%) Java
7 26 (3.01%) Korn
8 19 (2.20%) Python
9 18 (2.08%) Ruby
10 11 (1.27%) VB
10 11 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.16%) Bourne shell
11 10 (1.16%) VBScript
12 9 (1.04%) C#
13 8 (0.93%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.35%) C++
14 3 (0.35%) PHP
14 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.12%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 79 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 59 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 41 (4.75%) MCSE
5 37 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (3.59%) Degree
7 25 (2.89%) CCNA
8 23 (2.66%) CCNP
8 23 (2.66%) MCITP
9 14 (1.62%) CCA
10 13 (1.50%) CCDP
11 12 (1.39%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.39%) CCIE
12 11 (1.27%) MCSA
12 11 (1.27%) RHCE
13 10 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.81%) MCP
14 7 (0.81%) HNC
14 7 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.50%) SLA
2 12 (1.39%) QA
2 12 (1.39%) JSP 440
3 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 238 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 152 (17.59%) Active Directory
3 106 (12.27%) vSphere
4 77 (8.91%) Hyper-V
5 65 (7.52%) VMware ESX
6 47 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (4.63%) NFS
8 39 (4.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 38 (4.40%) SRDF
10 29 (3.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 25 (2.89%) XenApp
12 24 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 22 (2.55%) XenDesktop
14 18 (2.08%) Xen
14 18 (2.08%) vCloud
15 13 (1.50%) PowerHA
15 13 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
16 11 (1.27%) Terminal Services
16 11 (1.27%) KVM
17 9 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 80 (9.26%) NetBackup
2 56 (6.48%) SCCM
3 55 (6.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 52 (6.02%) SCOM
5 45 (5.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 42 (4.86%) Puppet
7 40 (4.63%) Tivoli
8 26 (3.01%) Nagios
9 20 (2.31%) Legato
10 16 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (1.50%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
12 12 (1.39%) WSUS
12 12 (1.39%) Ansible
13 11 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
14 9 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 9 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 8 (0.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 439 (50.81%) VMware
2 245 (28.36%) Cisco
3 219 (25.35%) HP
4 193 (22.34%) NetApp
5 170 (19.68%) IBM
6 166 (19.21%) Microsoft
7 134 (15.51%) Red Hat
8 104 (12.04%) Oracle
9 89 (10.30%) Citrix
10 76 (8.80%) Veritas
11 71 (8.22%) Symantec
12 57 (6.60%) Dell
13 50 (5.79%) Brocade
14 41 (4.75%) F5
15 39 (4.51%) 3PAR
16 38 (4.40%) Sun
17 32 (3.70%) CheckPoint
18 30 (3.47%) Juniper
18 30 (3.47%) SAP
19 28 (3.24%) McAfee
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £25 - 32 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
North London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £485.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago