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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 320 262 224
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -38
Contract jobs citing EMC 346 422 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.80% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.77% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 217 247
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 13
Average hourly rate £34.15 £28.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.88% +41.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.33 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+41.59% +43.03%

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -70 314 £375 -6.25% 159
London -36 130 £390 -7.14% 41
South East -23 81 £375 -6.25% 42
City of London +1 45 £433 +6.46% 14
North West +3 30 £465 +24.83% 10
Yorkshire -7 29 £300 -33.33% 15
Berkshire +12 21 £400 -15.78% 9
Manchester +10 21 £438 +36.71% 6
East of England -9 21 £315 -21.25% 14
Scotland -2 20 £298 -33.88% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 15 £350 -28.20% 4
Hampshire -19 15 £350 - 8
Surrey -7 14 £381 +5.90% 9
West Yorkshire -16 14 £400 -11.11% 11
South Yorkshire -3 12 £288 - 2
Leeds -21 11 £400 -11.11% 9
Hertfordshire -7 10 £393 -12.77% 6
Edinburgh -4 9 £313 -30.55%
Milton Keynes 0 8 - - 2
Guildford +4 7 £235 -
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £313 -16.66% 4
Oxfordshire -19 6 £456 -3.94% 1
South West -20 6 £356 -11.04% 15
Sheffield - 6 £275 - 1
Camberley - 6 £400 -
Reading +4 5 £413 +3.12% 4
Cambridge -6 5 £313 -16.66% 4
East Sussex -7 5 £300 - 8
North East -19 5 £375 +15.38% 1
West Midlands -27 5 £213 -37.50% 9

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 395 (50.90%) VMware
2 375 (48.32%) Windows
3 336 (43.30%) SAN
4 248 (31.96%) Cisco
5 228 (29.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 217 (27.96%) NetApp
7 193 (24.87%) Microsoft
8 187 (24.10%) Linux
8 187 (24.10%) Migration
9 177 (22.81%) HP
10 175 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 154 (19.85%) Finance
12 147 (18.94%) UNIX
13 143 (18.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 139 (17.91%) IBM
15 136 (17.53%) Oracle
15 136 (17.53%) Data Centre
16 134 (17.27%) EMC VNX
16 134 (17.27%) Active Directory
17 126 (16.24%) Solaris
18 119 (15.34%) Red Hat
19 118 (15.21%) ITIL
20 112 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
21 111 (14.30%) vSphere
22 110 (14.18%) Hyper-V
23 100 (12.89%) EMC VMAX
24 99 (12.76%) Citrix
25 98 (12.63%) SQL Server
26 92 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 90 (11.60%) NAS

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 72 (9.28%) MS Exchange
2 63 (8.12%) IIS
3 53 (6.83%) SharePoint
4 41 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (5.15%) Documentum
6 27 (3.48%) Apache
7 25 (3.22%) IBM Notes
8 20 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (2.06%) WebSphere
9 16 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (1.93%) JBoss
10 15 (1.93%) Lync
11 11 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (1.29%) Captiva
12 10 (1.29%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
14 8 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (1.03%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 65 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.99%) MS Office
3 8 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.13%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) RMDS
2 6 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.52%) LabWindows
3 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.26%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.26%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.26%) Exstream
5 2 (0.26%) assyst
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.51%) Office 365
2 23 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.16%) SaaS
5 6 (0.77%) IaaS
6 4 (0.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.13%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 336 (43.30%) SAN
2 90 (11.60%) NAS
3 84 (10.82%) Firewall
4 79 (10.18%) WAN
5 66 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
6 58 (7.47%) DNS
7 54 (6.96%) LAN
8 36 (4.64%) TCP/IP
9 33 (4.25%) iSCSI
10 32 (4.12%) Internet
11 26 (3.35%) LDAP
12 25 (3.22%) DHCP
13 21 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (2.19%) Network Security
14 17 (2.19%) Wireless
14 17 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (1.93%) VLAN
15 15 (1.93%) VPN
15 15 (1.93%) MPLS
16 13 (1.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.54%) Oracle Database
3 22 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.68%) Hadoop
5 12 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.90%) HBase
7 7 (0.90%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.77%) MySQL
9 5 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.39%) Big Data
10 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.26%) TKPROF
11 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (0.77%) JIRA
1 6 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.64%) Subversion
2 5 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.39%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.26%) Toad
6 1 (0.13%) Ant
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.13%) ERwin
6 1 (0.13%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.13%) Selenium
6 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 154 (19.85%) Finance
2 67 (8.63%) Banking
3 23 (2.96%) Electronics
4 16 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.68%) Legal
6 12 (1.55%) Local Government
7 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.03%) Marketing
9 7 (0.90%) Back Office
9 7 (0.90%) Retail
10 5 (0.64%) Law
11 4 (0.52%) Automotive
11 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.39%) Publishing
12 3 (0.39%) Military
12 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Games
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (14.18%) Architect
2 91 (11.73%) Administrator
3 79 (10.18%) Consultant
4 66 (8.51%) Storage Engineer
5 56 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 47 (6.06%) Analyst
7 43 (5.54%) Storage Administrator
8 42 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 42 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 42 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 37 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
10 35 (4.51%) Storage Consultant
11 32 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
12 31 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
13 23 (2.96%) Technical Architect
14 20 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
14 20 (2.58%) Storage Specialist
15 18 (2.32%) Support Engineer
15 18 (2.32%) Network Engineer
16 17 (2.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.74%) .NET
1 29 (3.74%) Middleware
2 21 (2.71%) Web Services
2 21 (2.71%) XML
3 12 (1.55%) HTML
4 9 (1.16%) Rendezvous
4 9 (1.16%) XSLT
5 8 (1.03%) ADO
5 8 (1.03%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.90%) Ultra Messaging
7 3 (0.39%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.39%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.26%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.26%) J2EE
8 2 (0.26%) XSD
8 2 (0.26%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.26%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.26%) Java EE
9 1 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.53%) Data Centre
2 134 (17.27%) EMC VNX
3 100 (12.89%) EMC VMAX
4 64 (8.25%) CLARiiON
5 54 (6.96%) Clustering
6 41 (5.28%) Symmetrix
7 35 (4.51%) Replication
7 35 (4.51%) Symmetrix DMX
8 34 (4.38%) Celerra
9 29 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (3.22%) EMC Centera
11 16 (2.06%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.93%) EqualLogic
13 12 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
14 11 (1.42%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.42%) FlexPod
14 11 (1.42%) EMC VNXe
15 10 (1.29%) HP StoreVirtual
15 10 (1.29%) HACMP
16 9 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 375 (48.32%) Windows
2 187 (24.10%) Linux
3 175 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (18.94%) UNIX
5 143 (18.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 126 (16.24%) Solaris
7 112 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 92 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 53 (6.83%) AIX
10 39 (5.03%) HPUX
11 32 (4.12%) Windows 7
12 31 (3.99%) SUSE
13 26 (3.35%) Data ONTAP
14 22 (2.84%) Windows XP
15 21 (2.71%) Windows 2000
16 12 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (1.16%) CentOS
18 7 (0.90%) NetWare
18 7 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (24.10%) Migration
2 118 (15.21%) ITIL
3 67 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 53 (6.83%) Project Management
5 47 (6.06%) Change Management
6 44 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
7 31 (3.99%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (3.87%) Change Control
9 27 (3.48%) Data Migration
9 27 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (3.35%) Service Management
11 25 (3.22%) Performance Analysis
12 23 (2.96%) Configuration Management
13 22 (2.84%) Incident Management
13 22 (2.84%) Load Balancing
13 22 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (2.58%) Document Management
15 18 (2.32%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (2.19%) Data Protection
17 16 (2.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 66 (8.51%) SQL
2 49 (6.31%) Perl
3 42 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 35 (4.51%) Shell Script
5 34 (4.38%) VB
6 33 (4.25%) C
7 32 (4.12%) Java
7 32 (4.12%) JavaScript
8 20 (2.58%) Python
9 17 (2.19%) Bash Shell
10 16 (2.06%) Korn
11 13 (1.68%) VBScript
11 13 (1.68%) Ruby
11 13 (1.68%) C#
12 12 (1.55%) C++
13 5 (0.64%) PHP
14 4 (0.52%) C-shell
15 3 (0.39%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.39%) sed
15 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 53 (6.83%) SC Cleared
3 51 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 35 (4.51%) Degree
6 31 (3.99%) MCSE
7 29 (3.74%) MCITP
8 21 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.68%) NCIE
10 12 (1.55%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.55%) CCNA
11 11 (1.42%) NCDA
12 8 (1.03%) VCP4
12 8 (1.03%) CCNP
12 8 (1.03%) VCP5
13 7 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.77%) MCP
15 5 (0.64%) CCIE
15 5 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.74%) SLA
2 14 (1.80%) QA
3 7 (0.90%) JSP 440
4 5 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 228 (29.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (17.27%) Active Directory
3 111 (14.30%) vSphere
4 110 (14.18%) Hyper-V
5 66 (8.51%) VMware ESX
6 48 (6.19%) NFS
7 46 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
8 43 (5.54%) SRDF
9 33 (4.25%) Xen
10 32 (4.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 30 (3.87%) XenApp
12 21 (2.71%) Microsoft App-V
13 19 (2.45%) KVM
13 19 (2.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 18 (2.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 14 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (1.68%) Terminal Services
16 13 (1.68%) VMware Server
17 12 (1.55%) XenDesktop
18 11 (1.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 71 (9.15%) EMC VPLEX
2 56 (7.22%) SCCM
3 54 (6.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 42 (5.41%) NetBackup
5 41 (5.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 37 (4.77%) Tivoli
7 30 (3.87%) Puppet
8 19 (2.45%) SCOM
9 16 (2.06%) Backup Exec
9 16 (2.06%) Legato
10 14 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (1.16%) ARCserve
12 9 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (1.03%) Nagios
13 8 (1.03%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 7 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 395 (50.90%) VMware
2 248 (31.96%) Cisco
3 217 (27.96%) NetApp
4 193 (24.87%) Microsoft
5 177 (22.81%) HP
6 139 (17.91%) IBM
7 136 (17.53%) Oracle
8 119 (15.34%) Red Hat
9 99 (12.76%) Citrix
10 59 (7.60%) Veritas
11 57 (7.35%) Brocade
12 53 (6.83%) Dell
13 48 (6.19%) 3PAR
14 44 (5.67%) Symantec
15 37 (4.77%) SAP
16 33 (4.25%) CheckPoint
17 26 (3.35%) F5
18 25 (3.22%) Lotus
19 21 (2.71%) McAfee
20 20 (2.58%) BMC
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £36 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Woking
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 24 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £45 per hour + dependant on knowledge of MongoDB
Posted: 26 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Rate: £42 - £48 per hour + half day on a Friday
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Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £32 - £38 per hour + dependant on experiance
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