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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
UK
Rank 322 307 281
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing EMC 292 365 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.69% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 201 212
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -19 276 £425 +6.25% 82
London -29 106 £500 +25.00% 26
South East +18 79 £425 +13.33% 27
Hampshire +14 34 £420 +6.66% 8
Berkshire +15 27 £518 +1.47% 14
East of England +16 22 £288 -17.85% 4
West Midlands -24 19 £398 -22.43% 2
Yorkshire +19 18 £350 -12.50% 6
Winchester +11 17 £425 +9.67% 1
Suffolk - 14 £275 -
Birmingham +3 11 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 10 £375 -25.00% 4
East Midlands +9 10 £450 +28.57% 3
North West -3 10 £405 -4.70% 4
Leeds +10 9 £370 -26.00% 4
Harrow +3 8 £515 +4.56%
City of London -30 8 £525 +23.52% 8
Reading +8 7 £450 -18.18% 9
South Yorkshire -8 7 £350 -12.50% 2
Windsor - 7 £550 -
South West +10 6 £350 +40.00% 6
West Sussex +8 6 £325 -26.13%
Nottinghamshire +4 6 £488 +77.27% 1
Sheffield 0 6 £350 -12.50% 1
Ipswich - 6 £288 -
Lancashire +6 5 £405 -4.14% 1
Merseyside +1 5 £385 -9.41% 1
Scotland 0 5 £400 +10.34% 3
Liverpool -1 5 £385 -9.41% 1
Preston - 5 £405 -

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 346 (58.45%) VMware
2 309 (52.20%) SAN
3 240 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 227 (38.34%) Linux
5 226 (38.18%) Windows
6 222 (37.50%) Cisco
7 179 (30.24%) HP
8 142 (23.99%) Data Centre
9 132 (22.30%) Red Hat
10 130 (21.96%) EMC VNX
11 127 (21.45%) IBM
12 126 (21.28%) Microsoft
13 120 (20.27%) ITIL
14 113 (19.09%) Security Cleared
15 112 (18.92%) NetApp
16 110 (18.58%) Finance
17 108 (18.24%) Windows Server
18 107 (18.07%) Oracle
19 102 (17.23%) Solaris
20 92 (15.54%) Unix
21 91 (15.37%) SC Cleared
22 90 (15.20%) Active Directory
23 88 (14.86%) EMC VMAX
24 87 (14.70%) NAS
25 85 (14.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 80 (13.51%) vSphere
27 78 (13.18%) VMware ESX
28 76 (12.84%) 3PAR
29 73 (12.33%) Migration
30 72 (12.16%) DNS

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 43 (7.26%) Apache
2 36 (6.08%) MS Exchange
3 35 (5.91%) Tomcat
4 27 (4.56%) IIS
5 22 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 11 (1.86%) Oracle Coherence
8 11 (1.86%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.69%) Documentum
9 10 (1.69%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.18%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.01%) iPlanet
13 5 (0.84%) Confluence
13 5 (0.84%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
14 4 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.53%) OrCAD
3 10 (1.69%) MS Office
4 6 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 52 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.03%) Office 365
4 10 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.69%) IaaS
5 9 (1.52%) PaaS
5 9 (1.52%) SaaS
6 4 (0.68%) GitHub
7 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.34%) Heroku
8 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 309 (52.20%) SAN
2 87 (14.70%) NAS
3 72 (12.16%) DNS
4 50 (8.45%) Firewall
5 45 (7.60%) LAN
6 39 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
7 37 (6.25%) WAN
8 36 (6.08%) TCP/IP
9 32 (5.41%) DHCP
10 25 (4.22%) iSCSI
11 22 (3.72%) Internet
12 21 (3.55%) LDAP
13 19 (3.21%) FCoE
14 18 (3.04%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (3.04%) FTP
15 17 (2.87%) Ethernet
15 17 (2.87%) HTTP
15 17 (2.87%) VPN
16 16 (2.70%) Multicast
17 15 (2.53%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.55%) MySQL
2 21 (3.55%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.03%) HBase
6 11 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.52%) SAP HANA
9 8 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.18%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.18%) Redis
11 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.84%) ObjectStore
12 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.68%) Big Data
13 4 (0.68%) DB2
13 4 (0.68%) MS Access
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.53%) GitLab
3 9 (1.52%) Subversion
4 7 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.84%) Selenium
5 5 (0.84%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.51%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (0.34%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.17%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 110 (18.58%) Finance
2 53 (8.95%) Banking
3 21 (3.55%) Law
3 21 (3.55%) Manufacturing
3 21 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.36%) Back Office
4 14 (2.36%) Retail
5 13 (2.20%) Electronics
6 11 (1.86%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.35%) Publishing
8 7 (1.18%) Billing
9 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.68%) Games
10 4 (0.68%) Local Government
11 3 (0.51%) Marketing
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (14.53%) Administrator
2 78 (13.18%) Architect
3 72 (12.16%) Storage Engineer
4 68 (11.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 55 (9.29%) Systems Administrator
6 49 (8.28%) Linux Administrator
7 45 (7.60%) EMC Engineer
8 40 (6.76%) VMware Engineer
9 34 (5.74%) Infrastructure Architect
10 33 (5.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 30 (5.07%) Unix Administrator
12 27 (4.56%) Consultant
13 25 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support
13 25 (4.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 25 (4.22%) Support Engineer
14 24 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
15 23 (3.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 22 (3.72%) VMWare Administrator
17 21 (3.55%) Analyst
17 21 (3.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.41%) Middleware
2 22 (3.72%) Web Services
3 17 (2.87%) LAMP
4 14 (2.36%) LAPP Stack
4 14 (2.36%) XML
5 13 (2.20%) HTML
5 13 (2.20%) XSLT
6 11 (1.86%) Rendezvous
7 9 (1.52%) J2EE
8 8 (1.35%) REST
9 7 (1.18%) ELK Stack
9 7 (1.18%) Memcached
10 6 (1.01%) .NET
10 6 (1.01%) JSP
11 4 (0.68%) MSMQ
11 4 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.51%) JSON
12 3 (0.51%) SOAP
13 2 (0.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 142 (23.99%) Data Centre
2 130 (21.96%) EMC VNX
3 88 (14.86%) EMC VMAX
4 51 (8.61%) VCE vBlock
5 49 (8.28%) Clustering
6 23 (3.89%) CLARiiON
6 23 (3.89%) Replication
7 21 (3.55%) Mainframe
8 19 (3.21%) Management Information System
9 18 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
10 15 (2.53%) HP StoreVirtual
10 15 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (2.36%) Contactless
11 14 (2.36%) HP Storage
11 14 (2.36%) IBM Mainframe
11 14 (2.36%) Symmetrix
12 11 (1.86%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.52%) Smartcard
13 9 (1.52%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 227 (38.34%) Linux
2 226 (38.18%) Windows
3 108 (18.24%) Windows Server
4 102 (17.23%) Solaris
5 92 (15.54%) Unix
6 85 (14.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 64 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (9.46%) AIX
9 51 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (5.57%) SUSE
10 33 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (3.55%) CentOS
12 15 (2.53%) Windows 7
13 10 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.52%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.35%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.84%) HPUX
17 5 (0.84%) VMS
17 5 (0.84%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (20.27%) ITIL
2 73 (12.33%) Migration
3 49 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (7.60%) DevOps
5 36 (6.08%) Change Management
6 35 (5.91%) High Availability
7 31 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (5.24%) Service Delivery
8 28 (4.73%) Problem Management
9 27 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (4.39%) Load Balancing
11 25 (4.22%) Configuration Management
11 25 (4.22%) Converged Infrastructure
12 22 (3.72%) Service Management
13 20 (3.38%) Incident Management
13 20 (3.38%) ITIL V3
14 19 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
15 17 (2.87%) Project Management
15 17 (2.87%) Schematic Capture
16 16 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (10.47%) SQL
2 47 (7.94%) Python
3 44 (7.43%) Perl
4 39 (6.59%) PowerShell
5 31 (5.24%) Shell Script
6 30 (5.07%) Java
7 29 (4.90%) Bash Shell
7 29 (4.90%) Ruby
8 18 (3.04%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.20%) C
10 10 (1.69%) Korn
11 4 (0.68%) AWK
12 2 (0.34%) C#
12 2 (0.34%) C++
12 2 (0.34%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.34%) PHP
12 2 (0.34%) VBScript
12 2 (0.34%) XPath
13 1 (0.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 113 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 91 (15.37%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.07%) Degree
4 28 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (2.87%) MCSE
8 15 (2.53%) CCNA
9 11 (1.86%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.69%) CCNP
10 10 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.69%) RHCE
11 9 (1.52%) EMC Certification
12 8 (1.35%) MCSA
13 6 (1.01%) CCIE
14 4 (0.68%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.51%) HP ASE
15 3 (0.51%) HPE ATP
15 3 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.09%) SLA
2 6 (1.01%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) GCP
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 240 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (15.20%) Active Directory
3 80 (13.51%) vSphere
4 78 (13.18%) VMware ESX
5 47 (7.94%) SRDF
6 46 (7.77%) Hyper-V
7 44 (7.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 40 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
9 39 (6.59%) NFS
10 35 (5.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 28 (4.73%) KVM
11 28 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (3.21%) Xen
13 16 (2.70%) Firmware
14 13 (2.20%) XenApp
15 12 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
16 11 (1.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 11 (1.86%) Veritas File System
17 10 (1.69%) vCloud
17 10 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 53 (8.95%) Puppet
2 52 (8.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 42 (7.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 40 (6.76%) NetBackup
5 29 (4.90%) SCCM
6 28 (4.73%) Nagios
7 26 (4.39%) SCOM
8 25 (4.22%) vRealize
9 21 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (3.55%) Zenoss
10 16 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
11 14 (2.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (1.69%) HAProxy
12 10 (1.69%) Simpana
12 10 (1.69%) Tivoli
12 10 (1.69%) WSUS
13 9 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
13 9 (1.52%) EMC VPLEX
13 9 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
14 8 (1.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 346 (58.45%) VMware
2 222 (37.50%) Cisco
3 179 (30.24%) HP
4 132 (22.30%) Red Hat
5 127 (21.45%) IBM
6 126 (21.28%) Microsoft
7 112 (18.92%) NetApp
8 107 (18.07%) Oracle
9 76 (12.84%) 3PAR
10 71 (11.99%) Veritas
11 55 (9.29%) Dell
12 49 (8.28%) Brocade
12 49 (8.28%) Citrix
13 32 (5.41%) Sun
14 27 (4.56%) CommVault
14 27 (4.56%) Isilon
14 27 (4.56%) Symantec
15 19 (3.21%) Intel
16 18 (3.04%) CheckPoint
17 17 (2.87%) F5
City, London
Red10
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago