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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC
Rank 269 252 188
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -64
Contract jobs citing EMC 388 389 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.77% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 1.68% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 204 255
Average daily rate
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£420 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.34% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £295 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £565 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £28.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.00 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%

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
23940 23150 21262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 45.61% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13687 12610 11157
Average daily rate £400 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £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 966 1001 1261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £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 3 March 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 March 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 March 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 -23 346 £425 +8.97% 185
London +1 173 £425 +3.03% 56
South East -50 52 £471 +25.66% 44
City of London +8 43 £450 +2.85% 16
East of England +27 35 £486 +94.50% 25
North West -12 34 £450 +21.13% 17
Scotland +4 33 £350 -3.44% 7
Edinburgh +10 24 £375 +3.44% 5
Hertfordshire +25 18 £500 - 6
West Midlands +5 15 £360 +2.85% 19
Yorkshire -12 14 £150 -54.02% 6
Hampshire -38 14 £500 +33.33% 9
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £500 - 4
Manchester -8 13 £475 +58.33% 9
Milton Keynes -5 12 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £285 +14.00% 7
South West -10 11 £538 +39.61% 10
Cambridge +10 10 £285 - 5
Merseyside -4 10 £248 -41.76% 2
Berkshire -19 10 £468 +55.83% 13
Tyne and Wear +11 9 £415 +73.82%
North East +6 9 £415 +73.82%
Oxfordshire - 9 £375 - 5
Birmingham +3 7 £393 +12.14% 6
Reading +1 7 £559 +103.18% 9
Wiltshire +3 6 £431 +28.73%
Cheshire -13 6 £438 +15.05% 3
Glasgow -4 4 £290 -10.76%
East Midlands -12 4 £425 +21.42% 6
West Yorkshire -13 4 £425 +25.92% 5

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 461 (52.57%) VMware
2 400 (45.61%) Windows
3 384 (43.79%) SAN
4 270 (30.79%) Cisco
5 264 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 223 (25.43%) HP
7 208 (23.72%) Linux
8 205 (23.38%) NetApp
9 176 (20.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 174 (19.84%) Migration
11 173 (19.73%) Microsoft
12 160 (18.24%) Solaris
13 157 (17.90%) Finance
14 156 (17.79%) IBM
15 154 (17.56%) Active Directory
15 154 (17.56%) UNIX
16 140 (15.96%) ITIL
17 135 (15.39%) Windows Server 2003
18 118 (13.45%) Oracle
19 110 (12.54%) Red Hat
20 107 (12.20%) vSphere
20 107 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
21 106 (12.09%) Hyper-V
22 104 (11.86%) DNS
23 98 (11.17%) SQL Server
23 98 (11.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 97 (11.06%) Citrix
25 89 (10.15%) NAS
26 84 (9.58%) WAN
26 84 (9.58%) MS Exchange

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (9.58%) MS Exchange
2 60 (6.84%) IIS
3 55 (6.27%) SharePoint
3 55 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (3.65%) Apache
6 25 (2.85%) Lync
7 21 (2.39%) WebLogic
8 18 (2.05%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
10 15 (1.71%) JBoss
10 15 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (1.48%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.03%) Documentum
14 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.80%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 50 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.99%) MS Office
3 10 (1.14%) MS Project
4 9 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) LabWindows
1 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) assyst
2 2 (0.23%) RMDS
2 2 (0.23%) Exstream
3 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.51%) Office 365
2 10 (1.14%) SaaS
3 8 (0.91%) IaaS
4 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.57%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 384 (43.79%) SAN
2 104 (11.86%) DNS
3 89 (10.15%) NAS
4 84 (9.58%) WAN
5 81 (9.24%) Firewall
6 60 (6.84%) DHCP
7 57 (6.50%) Fibre Channel
8 56 (6.39%) LAN
9 46 (5.25%) Internet
10 44 (5.02%) TCP/IP
11 41 (4.68%) iSCSI
12 31 (3.53%) Network Security
13 29 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (2.85%) VPN
14 25 (2.85%) LDAP
15 24 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (1.94%) VLAN
17 16 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (1.82%) Wireless
18 15 (1.71%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.65%) Oracle Database
3 29 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.37%) MySQL
7 8 (0.91%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.68%) DB2
10 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.46%) HBase
11 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.34%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.34%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 7
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.23%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (1.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.91%) LoadRunner
3 7 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.57%) Selenium
5 4 (0.46%) Hudson
6 2 (0.23%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.23%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.11%) MSI
7 1 (0.11%) JUnit
7 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.11%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.11%) jMock
General
1 157 (17.90%) Finance
2 72 (8.21%) Banking
3 25 (2.85%) Electronics
3 25 (2.85%) Telecoms
3 25 (2.85%) Investment Banking
4 18 (2.05%) Legal
4 18 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.60%) Retail
6 12 (1.37%) Law
7 8 (0.91%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.80%) Back Office
9 6 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.68%) Local Government
10 5 (0.57%) Military
11 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.46%) Automotive
11 4 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.46%) Marketing
12 2 (0.23%) Avionics
12 2 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 128 (14.60%) Architect
2 127 (14.48%) Consultant
3 90 (10.26%) Administrator
4 83 (9.46%) Storage Engineer
5 60 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 58 (6.61%) Analyst
7 56 (6.39%) Storage Consultant
8 47 (5.36%) Server Engineer
8 47 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 45 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
10 44 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
11 42 (4.79%) Infrastructure Architect
12 37 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.65%) UNIX Administrator
14 26 (2.96%) Infrastructure Manager
14 26 (2.96%) Storage Administrator
14 26 (2.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 23 (2.62%) Network Engineer
16 21 (2.39%) Technical Architect
16 21 (2.39%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.88%) Middleware
2 14 (1.60%) Web Services
3 13 (1.48%) Flash
4 9 (1.03%) XML
4 9 (1.03%) HTML
4 9 (1.03%) Application Packaging
5 7 (0.80%) LAMP
6 6 (0.68%) XSLT
6 6 (0.68%) Rendezvous
7 5 (0.57%) .NET
8 4 (0.46%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.23%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.23%) CSS
10 2 (0.23%) XSD
10 2 (0.23%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.23%) Ajax
10 2 (0.23%) SAP PI
11 1 (0.11%) HTML5
11 1 (0.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.41%) Clustering
2 56 (6.39%) CLARiiON
3 53 (6.04%) Replication
4 46 (5.25%) Symmetrix DMX
5 36 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (3.88%) Symmetrix
7 28 (3.19%) Celerra
8 25 (2.85%) EMC Centera
9 16 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.48%) HACMP
12 12 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (1.25%) Cryptography
14 10 (1.14%) Wiki
15 7 (0.80%) Fat Client
15 7 (0.80%) Thin Client
16 6 (0.68%) EqualLogic
16 6 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
16 6 (0.68%) IBM XIV
17 5 (0.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 400 (45.61%) Windows
2 208 (23.72%) Linux
3 176 (20.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 160 (18.24%) Solaris
5 154 (17.56%) UNIX
6 135 (15.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (11.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (7.18%) AIX
10 56 (6.39%) HPUX
11 35 (3.99%) Windows 7
12 26 (2.96%) SUSE
13 17 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 12 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 11 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (1.14%) CentOS
16 10 (1.14%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.91%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.80%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (19.84%) Migration
2 140 (15.96%) ITIL
3 65 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 51 (5.82%) Change Management
5 50 (5.70%) Project Management
6 38 (4.33%) Service Management
7 37 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (3.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
10 31 (3.53%) Load Balancing
11 28 (3.19%) Incident Management
12 27 (3.08%) Configuration Management
12 27 (3.08%) Change Control
12 27 (3.08%) Problem Management
13 26 (2.96%) Business Continuity
14 23 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
15 22 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
15 22 (2.51%) Service Delivery
16 21 (2.39%) Network Management
17 20 (2.28%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (8.10%) SQL
2 59 (6.73%) Perl
3 53 (6.04%) Shell Script
4 38 (4.33%) PowerShell
5 32 (3.65%) C
6 30 (3.42%) Java
7 23 (2.62%) Korn
8 19 (2.17%) Python
9 14 (1.60%) Ruby
10 12 (1.37%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.03%) C#
12 9 (1.03%) VBScript
13 6 (0.68%) VB
13 6 (0.68%) C++
14 5 (0.57%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.11%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.11%) Scala
16 1 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 59 (6.73%) SC Cleared
3 57 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (4.45%) VCP4
5 38 (4.33%) MCSE
6 36 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (3.53%) Degree
9 26 (2.96%) MCITP
10 24 (2.74%) CCNP
11 23 (2.62%) CCNA
12 15 (1.71%) DV Cleared
13 12 (1.37%) CCDP
13 12 (1.37%) MCSA
13 12 (1.37%) CCIE
14 10 (1.14%) CCA
14 10 (1.14%) RHCE
15 8 (0.91%) MCP
15 8 (0.91%) VCP5
16 7 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.39%) SLA
2 12 (1.37%) QA
2 12 (1.37%) JSP 440
3 7 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 264 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 154 (17.56%) Active Directory
3 107 (12.20%) vSphere
4 106 (12.09%) Hyper-V
5 68 (7.75%) VMware ESX
6 66 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (6.04%) SRDF
8 35 (3.99%) NFS
9 33 (3.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 32 (3.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 31 (3.53%) XenApp
12 25 (2.85%) Xen
13 19 (2.17%) Terminal Services
14 18 (2.05%) XenDesktop
14 18 (2.05%) vCloud
15 16 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 12 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
16 12 (1.37%) KVM
17 11 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
18 10 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 74 (8.44%) NetBackup
2 64 (7.30%) SCCM
3 63 (7.18%) EMC NetWorker
4 56 (6.39%) SCOM
5 34 (3.88%) Tivoli
5 34 (3.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 32 (3.65%) Puppet
7 24 (2.74%) Legato
8 16 (1.82%) Nagios
9 14 (1.60%) Backup Exec
10 13 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
11 12 (1.37%) WhatsUp Gold
12 11 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 10 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
13 10 (1.14%) WSUS
13 10 (1.14%) OpenView
13 10 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (1.03%) Ansible
15 8 (0.91%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 461 (52.57%) VMware
2 270 (30.79%) Cisco
3 223 (25.43%) HP
4 205 (23.38%) NetApp
5 173 (19.73%) Microsoft
6 156 (17.79%) IBM
7 118 (13.45%) Oracle
8 110 (12.54%) Red Hat
9 97 (11.06%) Citrix
10 74 (8.44%) Symantec
11 71 (8.10%) Veritas
12 63 (7.18%) Brocade
13 61 (6.96%) Dell
14 43 (4.90%) 3PAR
15 40 (4.56%) F5
16 38 (4.33%) CheckPoint
17 32 (3.65%) SAP
18 29 (3.31%) Juniper
18 29 (3.31%) BMC
18 29 (3.31%) McAfee
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £260 - £270 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Rate: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65k-£75k + excellent package + bonu
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stirling
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £240 - £260 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago