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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 276 216 222
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +6
Contract jobs citing EMC 395 483 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.90% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.93% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 272 251
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 £288 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £19.35 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -27.09%

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
26091 25084 26860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.92% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14644 13917 13650
Average daily rate £386 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1121 1122 1341
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -57 359 £400 - 159
London -58 153 £425 -5.55% 45
South East +10 99 £350 -6.66% 42
City of London -5 46 £469 +1.90% 16
Hampshire +12 35 £358 -0.69% 11
West Midlands -8 24 £400 -9.60% 8
East of England -24 23 £350 +36.58% 28
Berkshire +15 19 £330 -2.58% 11
North West -13 17 £320 -24.70% 12
Scotland -18 17 £350 -2.09% 6
South West -22 17 £413 +3.12% 9
Buckinghamshire +3 15 £400 +23.07% 6
Milton Keynes +3 15 £400 +23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 15 £338 - 7
Surrey -24 14 £360 -8.57% 2
Southampton - 14 £365 - 2
Yorkshire +3 12 £325 +8.33% 10
Cambridge -2 10 £350 - 5
Manchester -3 10 £300 -29.41% 5
Bristol -13 10 £373 -6.87% 1
Edinburgh -21 9 £375 -25.00%
Reading +10 7 £300 -7.69% 6
East Sussex -4 7 £244 - 2
Birmingham +4 6 £320 - 2
East Midlands -11 6 £400 +33.33% 3
Brighton - 6 £263 - 2
West Yorkshire +2 5 £388 +29.16% 8
Staffordshire - 5 £475 -
Shropshire - 5 £425 - 1
Bracknell +6 4 £330 - 1

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 383 (46.76%) SAN
2 374 (45.67%) Windows
3 367 (44.81%) VMware
4 247 (30.16%) Linux
5 226 (27.59%) HP
6 213 (26.01%) Cisco
7 204 (24.91%) Microsoft
8 201 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 178 (21.73%) NetApp
10 173 (21.12%) IBM
11 164 (20.02%) Active Directory
12 159 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 141 (17.22%) UNIX
14 137 (16.73%) Oracle
15 130 (15.87%) Citrix
16 128 (15.63%) Finance
17 122 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 117 (14.29%) Red Hat
19 115 (14.04%) SQL
19 115 (14.04%) Migration
20 113 (13.80%) ITIL
21 110 (13.43%) Security Cleared
22 108 (13.19%) DNS
23 100 (12.21%) vSphere
24 96 (11.72%) Solaris
25 93 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 93 (11.36%) NAS
26 86 (10.50%) Firewall
27 81 (9.89%) MS Exchange
28 78 (9.52%) Brocade

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 81 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 57 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 34 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (3.79%) Apache
5 28 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 28 (3.42%) IIS
6 26 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 24 (2.93%) WebSphere
8 20 (2.44%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.95%) Lync
10 13 (1.59%) Documentum
11 10 (1.22%) CICS
11 10 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
16 3 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
16 3 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 52 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.44%) MS Office
3 14 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.34%) MS Project
5 9 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.37%) RMDS
3 3 (0.37%) assyst
4 2 (0.24%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.24%) AWD
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (1.22%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.10%) Office 365
3 7 (0.85%) SaaS
4 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.49%) IaaS
7 3 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 383 (46.76%) SAN
2 108 (13.19%) DNS
3 93 (11.36%) NAS
4 86 (10.50%) Firewall
5 69 (8.42%) DHCP
6 57 (6.96%) Fibre Channel
7 55 (6.72%) TCP/IP
8 45 (5.49%) WAN
9 42 (5.13%) LAN
10 38 (4.64%) Wireless
11 32 (3.91%) iSCSI
12 28 (3.42%) Connectrix
12 28 (3.42%) VPN
13 22 (2.69%) FCoE
14 19 (2.32%) Internet
14 19 (2.32%) LDAP
15 17 (2.08%) Multicast
16 16 (1.95%) VLAN
16 16 (1.95%) SNMP
17 14 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 31 (3.79%) DB2
4 19 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.71%) MySQL
7 13 (1.59%) Sybase ASE
8 11 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.73%) SQLPlus
12 6 (0.73%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.61%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.49%) Oracle OWB
14 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.22%) RSpec
3 6 (0.73%) MSI
4 5 (0.61%) Maven
4 5 (0.61%) Hudson
5 4 (0.49%) Selenium
5 4 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.49%) StarTeam
5 4 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.37%) JIRA
6 3 (0.37%) Toad
6 3 (0.37%) Mockito
6 3 (0.37%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.37%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.37%) Grunt
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.12%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.12%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 128 (15.63%) Finance
2 73 (8.91%) Banking
3 39 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 24 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.32%) Electronics
6 18 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.98%) Retail
8 8 (0.98%) Law
8 8 (0.98%) Legal
8 8 (0.98%) Military
8 8 (0.98%) Avionics
9 6 (0.73%) French Language
9 6 (0.73%) Billing
10 5 (0.61%) Automotive
11 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.37%) Advertising
12 3 (0.37%) Publishing
12 3 (0.37%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 106 (12.94%) Consultant
2 105 (12.82%) Architect
3 84 (10.26%) Administrator
3 84 (10.26%) Storage Engineer
4 52 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 50 (6.11%) Analyst
5 50 (6.11%) Storage Consultant
6 45 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
7 44 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
8 41 (5.01%) Systems Administrator
9 37 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 33 (4.03%) Support Analyst
11 28 (3.42%) DBA
12 27 (3.30%) Storage Administrator
13 25 (3.05%) Support Engineer
13 25 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 22 (2.69%) Storage Architect
15 21 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (2.56%) Network Engineer
15 21 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.79%) Middleware
2 26 (3.17%) Web Services
3 8 (0.98%) HTML
4 6 (0.73%) XML
4 6 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (0.73%) XMPP
5 5 (0.61%) jQuery
6 4 (0.49%) JPA
6 4 (0.49%) COM+
6 4 (0.49%) CSS
6 4 (0.49%) LAMP
6 4 (0.49%) Flash
7 3 (0.37%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.37%) Spring
7 3 (0.37%) Ajax
7 3 (0.37%) SOAP
7 3 (0.37%) XSLT
7 3 (0.37%) .NET
7 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.91%) CLARiiON
2 51 (6.23%) Replication
3 45 (5.49%) EMC Centera
4 39 (4.76%) Clustering
5 33 (4.03%) Mainframe
6 30 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
7 28 (3.42%) Celerra
8 27 (3.30%) Symmetrix DMX
9 19 (2.32%) Symmetrix
9 19 (2.32%) HACMP
10 17 (2.08%) Open Source
11 14 (1.71%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.59%) Firmware
13 12 (1.47%) EqualLogic
14 10 (1.22%) Hedge funds
15 9 (1.10%) iSeries
15 9 (1.10%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.10%) AS400
15 9 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 8 (0.98%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 374 (45.67%) Windows
2 247 (30.16%) Linux
3 159 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 141 (17.22%) UNIX
5 122 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 96 (11.72%) Solaris
7 93 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (7.20%) AIX
9 58 (7.08%) Windows 7
10 57 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (4.03%) Windows XP
12 23 (2.81%) CentOS
13 19 (2.32%) SUSE
13 19 (2.32%) zOS
14 10 (1.22%) HPUX
15 7 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.73%) MVS
17 5 (0.61%) NetWare
18 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (14.04%) Migration
2 113 (13.80%) ITIL
3 50 (6.11%) Project Management
4 46 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 45 (5.49%) Change Management
6 37 (4.52%) Service Management
6 37 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (4.03%) PRINCE2
8 31 (3.79%) Performance Management
9 28 (3.42%) DevOps
10 25 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
10 25 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (2.69%) Service Delivery
12 21 (2.56%) Business Continuity
13 20 (2.44%) Incident Management
13 20 (2.44%) Mentoring
14 19 (2.32%) Asset Management
14 19 (2.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (2.20%) Validation
16 17 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (14.04%) SQL
2 62 (7.57%) Perl
2 62 (7.57%) PowerShell
3 37 (4.52%) Java
4 34 (4.15%) Shell Script
5 31 (3.79%) VB
6 26 (3.17%) C
7 19 (2.32%) Korn
8 18 (2.20%) Bash Shell
8 18 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.71%) VBA
10 13 (1.59%) VBScript
11 8 (0.98%) Python
12 7 (0.85%) C++
13 6 (0.73%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.61%) PHP
14 5 (0.61%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.61%) Ruby
14 5 (0.61%) Bourne shell
15 4 (0.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 110 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 75 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 62 (7.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (4.40%) Degree
5 33 (4.03%) MCITP
5 33 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (3.42%) MCSE
8 26 (3.17%) CCNA
9 14 (1.71%) CCNP
10 10 (1.22%) CCA
10 10 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.10%) MCSA
11 9 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.10%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.98%) MCTS
12 8 (0.98%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.98%) BC Cleared
12 8 (0.98%) OCP
12 8 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.34%) SLA
2 9 (1.10%) JSP 440
3 8 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.61%) QA
6 4 (0.49%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) Basel II
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) P3O
8 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 201 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 164 (20.02%) Active Directory
3 100 (12.21%) vSphere
4 64 (7.81%) XenApp
5 62 (7.57%) Hyper-V
6 52 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (5.01%) VMware ESX
7 41 (5.01%) NFS
8 37 (4.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 36 (4.40%) SRDF
10 29 (3.54%) vCloud
11 28 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
12 21 (2.56%) XenDesktop
13 19 (2.32%) Oracle RMAN
14 18 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 17 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 16 (1.95%) Xen
17 12 (1.47%) XenServer
18 11 (1.34%) VMware Server
19 7 (0.85%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 76 (9.28%) NetBackup
2 74 (9.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 51 (6.23%) SCCM
4 41 (5.01%) Tivoli
5 33 (4.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 31 (3.79%) Backup Exec
7 29 (3.54%) SCOM
8 28 (3.42%) Puppet
9 16 (1.95%) Data Guard
10 14 (1.71%) Nagios
10 14 (1.71%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (1.34%) WSUS
13 10 (1.22%) OpenView
14 8 (0.98%) Legato
14 8 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
14 8 (0.98%) HP SIM
14 8 (0.98%) Ionix
15 7 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 7 (0.85%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 367 (44.81%) VMware
2 226 (27.59%) HP
3 213 (26.01%) Cisco
4 204 (24.91%) Microsoft
5 178 (21.73%) NetApp
6 173 (21.12%) IBM
7 137 (16.73%) Oracle
8 130 (15.87%) Citrix
9 117 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 78 (9.52%) Brocade
11 76 (9.28%) Symantec
12 62 (7.57%) Dell
13 41 (5.01%) Sun
14 39 (4.76%) Juniper
14 39 (4.76%) Hitachi
15 38 (4.64%) Veritas
16 34 (4.15%) 3PAR
17 33 (4.03%) F5
18 28 (3.42%) Apple
18 28 (3.42%) SAP
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Rate: £500 - £590 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Rate: £540 - £565 per day
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Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £220.00 - £260.00 per day
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
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TRG
Rate: £400 - £440 Per Day please send CV
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TRG
Rate: 400-440 Per Day please send CV
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