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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 348 318 274
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -44
Contract jobs citing EMC 329 392 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.56% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 214 249
Median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £276 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £516 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £33.00 £23.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.49 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +4.02%

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
23952 25081 26332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 43.24% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14633 14810 14890
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1080 1192
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.99 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 294 £418 +4.37% 69
London -20 138 £430 +7.36% 17
South East -4 53 £375 +3.44% 26
North East - 26 £295 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 26 £295 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 26 £295 - 2
West Midlands -15 25 £425 - 1
Berkshire +3 24 £475 +18.75% 7
Scotland -4 24 £325 -7.14% 2
City of London +9 21 £430 -1.71% 8
North West +12 18 £350 -6.66% 8
Manchester +2 14 £280 -17.03% 3
Yorkshire -1 14 £450 +12.50%
Solihull +8 12 £425 -
Hampshire -8 12 £360 -4.00% 4
Glasgow +5 10 £325 -13.33% 2
Reading +25 9 £340 +13.33% 4
East of England +2 9 £450 +9.09% 5
Harrow - 9 £400 -
Surrey +4 8 £280 - 9
West Yorkshire +2 8 £450 +12.50%
Bracknell +2 7 £372 -
Edinburgh +1 7 £375 +7.14%
Stirling - 7 - -
Leeds -3 6 £263 -34.37%
South Yorkshire -5 6 £500 +47.05%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £375 - 1
Sheffield +5 5 £500 +25.00%
Birmingham -2 5 £400 -
South West -8 5 £360 +30.90% 7

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 384 (44.96%) Linux
2 378 (44.26%) VMware
3 366 (42.86%) SAN
4 313 (36.65%) Windows
5 281 (32.90%) Cisco
6 261 (30.56%) HP
7 238 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 230 (26.93%) Oracle
9 208 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 201 (23.54%) Red Hat
11 198 (23.19%) ITIL
12 188 (22.01%) Security Cleared
13 185 (21.66%) Solaris
14 175 (20.49%) Active Directory
15 163 (19.09%) Unix
15 163 (19.09%) NetApp
16 157 (18.38%) Microsoft
17 155 (18.15%) Data Centre
18 153 (17.92%) Finance
19 149 (17.45%) Windows Server
20 144 (16.86%) Citrix
21 143 (16.74%) AIX
22 140 (16.39%) EMC VNX
23 139 (16.28%) IBM
24 138 (16.16%) SQL
25 132 (15.46%) SC Cleared
26 129 (15.11%) NAS
27 123 (14.40%) Migration
28 108 (12.65%) Clustering
28 108 (12.65%) EMC NetWorker

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 88 (10.30%) MS Exchange
2 42 (4.92%) Apache
3 36 (4.22%) SharePoint
4 32 (3.75%) IIS
5 27 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (2.93%) Tomcat
7 24 (2.81%) Skype for Business
8 21 (2.46%) Documentum
8 21 (2.46%) OpenStack
9 20 (2.34%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 17 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (1.99%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.76%) Oracle Coherence
13 12 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (1.29%) Captiva
14 11 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (1.17%) JBoss
16 9 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.16%) MS Office
3 8 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.47%) OrCAD
5 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Faxination
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.23%) Exstream
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (4.68%) Office 365
3 31 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.64%) IaaS
5 14 (1.64%) Mimecast
6 11 (1.29%) PaaS
6 11 (1.29%) SaaS
7 3 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.35%) Heroku
7 3 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 366 (42.86%) SAN
2 129 (15.11%) NAS
3 105 (12.30%) DNS
4 78 (9.13%) DHCP
5 67 (7.85%) Fibre Channel
5 67 (7.85%) Firewall
6 56 (6.56%) TCP/IP
7 52 (6.09%) LAN
8 51 (5.97%) WAN
9 40 (4.68%) iSCSI
10 31 (3.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (3.40%) FCoE
12 27 (3.16%) SNMP
13 25 (2.93%) Multicast
14 21 (2.46%) HTTP
14 21 (2.46%) SSL
15 19 (2.22%) Internet
15 19 (2.22%) MPLS
16 17 (1.99%) LDAP
17 16 (1.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.45%) DB2
3 35 (4.10%) Oracle Database
4 33 (3.86%) MySQL
5 21 (2.46%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.11%) ObjectStore
6 18 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.99%) HBase
8 15 (1.76%) MS Access
8 15 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.05%) Big Data
12 9 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.59%) SAP HANA
16 4 (0.47%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.64%) Subversion
4 13 (1.52%) Selenium
4 13 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (1.29%) GitLab
5 11 (1.29%) JIRA
6 8 (0.94%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.59%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.23%) Hudson
8 2 (0.23%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.12%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.12%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 153 (17.92%) Finance
2 80 (9.37%) Banking
3 37 (4.33%) Billing
4 32 (3.75%) Law
5 25 (2.93%) Back Office
6 22 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.22%) Electronics
8 17 (1.99%) Retail
9 12 (1.41%) Games
9 12 (1.41%) Publishing
10 10 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.17%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.47%) Automotive
11 4 (0.47%) Marketing
12 3 (0.35%) Advertising
12 3 (0.35%) Legal
12 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 140 (16.39%) Administrator
2 125 (14.64%) Architect
3 87 (10.19%) Storage Engineer
4 79 (9.25%) Linux Administrator
4 79 (9.25%) Systems Administrator
5 75 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 62 (7.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 48 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
8 46 (5.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 46 (5.39%) Support Engineer
9 39 (4.57%) Analyst
9 39 (4.57%) VMware Engineer
10 36 (4.22%) EMC Engineer
11 35 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
12 31 (3.63%) Unix Administrator
13 28 (3.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 28 (3.28%) Server Engineer
14 26 (3.04%) VMWare Administrator
15 25 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
16 24 (2.81%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.57%) Middleware
2 24 (2.81%) HTML
3 20 (2.34%) XML
4 18 (2.11%) Web Services
5 15 (1.76%) Rendezvous
5 15 (1.76%) XSLT
6 14 (1.64%) LAMP
7 13 (1.52%) REST
8 11 (1.29%) J2EE
9 9 (1.05%) .NET
10 7 (0.82%) CSS
11 6 (0.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (0.59%) AngularJS
12 5 (0.59%) JSP
12 5 (0.59%) Node.js
12 5 (0.59%) React
13 4 (0.47%) LAPP Stack
14 3 (0.35%) HTML5
14 3 (0.35%) Java EE
15 2 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 155 (18.15%) Data Centre
2 140 (16.39%) EMC VNX
3 108 (12.65%) Clustering
4 69 (8.08%) EMC VMAX
5 40 (4.68%) Mainframe
6 38 (4.45%) Replication
7 35 (4.10%) CLARiiON
8 34 (3.98%) Hybrid Cloud
9 29 (3.40%) Management Information System
10 26 (3.04%) VCE vBlock
11 21 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
12 19 (2.22%) HP Storage
13 18 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
14 17 (1.99%) Virtual Team
15 12 (1.41%) Blackberry
15 12 (1.41%) CMDB
15 12 (1.41%) Symmetrix
16 11 (1.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 11 (1.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 384 (44.96%) Linux
2 313 (36.65%) Windows
3 208 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 185 (21.66%) Solaris
5 163 (19.09%) Unix
6 149 (17.45%) Windows Server
7 143 (16.74%) AIX
8 77 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (4.57%) HPUX
12 30 (3.51%) SUSE
13 27 (3.16%) Windows 7
14 26 (3.04%) CentOS
15 23 (2.69%) Windows XP
16 12 (1.41%) Android
16 12 (1.41%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 12 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
17 11 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (23.19%) ITIL
2 123 (14.40%) Migration
3 85 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (9.13%) High Availability
5 64 (7.49%) Service Delivery
6 59 (6.91%) Configuration Management
7 51 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 49 (5.74%) Change Management
9 48 (5.62%) DevOps
10 47 (5.50%) Compliance Management
11 46 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
12 36 (4.22%) Open Source
13 34 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (3.75%) Project Management
14 32 (3.75%) Service Management
15 28 (3.28%) Load Balancing
16 26 (3.04%) Virtual Environments
17 24 (2.81%) Benchmarking
17 24 (2.81%) Problem Management
18 23 (2.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 138 (16.16%) SQL
2 64 (7.49%) Java
3 58 (6.79%) PowerShell
4 53 (6.21%) Perl
5 52 (6.09%) Python
6 35 (4.10%) Ruby
7 33 (3.86%) JavaScript
8 31 (3.63%) Shell Script
9 28 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.46%) C
11 12 (1.41%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.94%) PHP
13 7 (0.82%) Assembly Language
14 6 (0.70%) Korn
15 5 (0.59%) VB
16 4 (0.47%) Bourne shell
17 3 (0.35%) C#
17 3 (0.35%) Go
17 3 (0.35%) VBScript
18 2 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 188 (22.01%) Security Cleared
2 132 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 56 (6.56%) RHCE
4 45 (5.27%) DV Cleared
5 44 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 28 (3.28%) Degree
7 27 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.99%) CCNA
9 17 (1.99%) CCNP
10 13 (1.52%) EMCSA
10 13 (1.52%) VCAP
11 10 (1.17%) MCSE
12 9 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.05%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.82%) VCP6
14 6 (0.70%) DBS Check
14 6 (0.70%) EMCISA
15 5 (0.59%) HP ASE
15 5 (0.59%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.61%) SLA
2 8 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.70%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.47%) QA
5 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 238 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (20.49%) Active Directory
3 84 (9.84%) vSphere
4 83 (9.72%) KVM
5 81 (9.48%) Oracle RAC
6 67 (7.85%) VMware ESX
7 55 (6.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 53 (6.21%) Hyper-V
9 39 (4.57%) NFS
9 39 (4.57%) SRDF
10 35 (4.10%) Xen
11 32 (3.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 29 (3.40%) XenApp
13 26 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
14 24 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (2.11%) Docker
16 16 (1.87%) vCloud
17 14 (1.64%) Firmware
18 12 (1.41%) iptables
18 12 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 108 (12.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 81 (9.48%) Puppet
3 73 (8.55%) NetBackup
4 46 (5.39%) SCCM
5 39 (4.57%) Nagios
6 38 (4.45%) SCOM
7 29 (3.40%) vRealize
8 26 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (2.93%) EMC VPLEX
10 22 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
11 20 (2.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 18 (2.11%) Zenoss
13 16 (1.87%) Ansible
13 16 (1.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 15 (1.76%) Cobbler
14 15 (1.76%) HP Data Protector
14 15 (1.76%) Netcool
14 15 (1.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 13 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 378 (44.26%) VMware
2 281 (32.90%) Cisco
3 261 (30.56%) HP
4 230 (26.93%) Oracle
5 201 (23.54%) Red Hat
6 163 (19.09%) NetApp
7 157 (18.38%) Microsoft
8 144 (16.86%) Citrix
9 139 (16.28%) IBM
10 90 (10.54%) Veritas
11 66 (7.73%) 3PAR
12 59 (6.91%) Dell
13 52 (6.09%) Brocade
14 48 (5.62%) Symantec
15 32 (3.75%) SolarWinds
16 29 (3.40%) Intel
17 28 (3.28%) Sun
18 25 (2.93%) Veeam
19 23 (2.69%) Isilon
19 23 (2.69%) ServiceNow
West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
Cloud Computing International
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £250 - £400 Per Day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
TRG
Rate: 250-400 Per Day + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago