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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 291 279 255
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Contract jobs citing EMC 393 374 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.73% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 1.60% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 200 210
Average daily rate £400 £405 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 15
Average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £22.78 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.10%

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
21707 23357 22653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.83% 45.66% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12936 13541 12394
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 836 985 983
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 364 £400 -3.03% 107
London -20 147 £415 +0.60% 28
South East +58 98 £365 -15.60% 31
Hampshire +39 40 £388 -18.42% 1
West Midlands +6 40 £513 +42.36% 8
North West +4 32 £425 +32.81% 7
City of London +35 28 £425 -5.55% 6
Cheshire +10 21 £486 +11.14%
Scotland -18 20 £350 - 4
Surrey +13 19 £260 -28.27% 11
Berkshire +13 14 £513 +14.84% 10
Yorkshire -14 14 £400 +142.42% 5
South West -2 12 £325 -39.53% 12
South Yorkshire -3 12 £400 - 2
Warrington - 11 £473 -
Basingstoke - 11 - -
Winchester -1 9 £394 -21.25%
Renfrewshire -4 9 £273 -35.88%
Erskine -5 9 £273 -35.88%
Brighton - 9 £325 -
East Sussex - 9 £325 - 1
Reading -2 8 £550 +17.64% 9
Birmingham -3 8 - - 3
Shropshire -10 8 £475 - 1
East of England -20 8 £325 -35.00% 9
Edinburgh -21 8 £356 -8.06%
North East -25 8 £388 -8.14% 4
Solihull - 8 - -
West Sussex - 7 £366 -
Buckinghamshire +7 5 £403 -19.50% 3

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 374 (49.80%) VMware
2 336 (44.74%) Windows
3 308 (41.01%) SAN
4 257 (34.22%) Cisco
5 250 (33.29%) Linux
6 223 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 202 (26.90%) HP
8 180 (23.97%) Unix
9 165 (21.97%) Windows Server
10 160 (21.30%) NetApp
11 158 (21.04%) Microsoft
12 153 (20.37%) Data Centre
13 152 (20.24%) Red Hat
14 150 (19.97%) Active Directory
14 150 (19.97%) Finance
15 146 (19.44%) NAS
16 137 (18.24%) IBM
17 124 (16.51%) Oracle
17 124 (16.51%) ITIL
18 121 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
19 119 (15.85%) Security Cleared
20 114 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 113 (15.05%) Migration
22 111 (14.78%) SQL Server
23 107 (14.25%) Solaris
24 104 (13.85%) EMC VNX
25 101 (13.45%) Windows Server 2012
26 100 (13.32%) Disaster Recovery
27 90 (11.98%) Veritas
28 86 (11.45%) SC Cleared

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 68 (9.05%) MS Exchange
2 46 (6.13%) SharePoint
3 41 (5.46%) IIS
4 32 (4.26%) Documentum
5 31 (4.13%) JBoss
5 31 (4.13%) WebLogic
6 23 (3.06%) Captiva
7 22 (2.93%) OpenStack
8 21 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (2.66%) Tomcat
10 19 (2.53%) Apache
11 17 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.20%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.80%) NetWeaver
15 5 (0.67%) PowerExchange
15 5 (0.67%) Smallworld
16 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 82 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.80%) MS Office
3 13 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.40%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Revit
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.93%) Radian6
3 4 (0.53%) Faxination
3 4 (0.53%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.13%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.13%) Line 500
6 1 (0.13%) Maximo
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.39%) Office 365
2 29 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.46%) IaaS
6 6 (0.80%) PaaS
7 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.53%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.53%) SaaS
9 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 308 (41.01%) SAN
2 146 (19.44%) NAS
3 66 (8.79%) Firewall
4 56 (7.46%) DNS
5 55 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 49 (6.52%) LDAP
7 43 (5.73%) WAN
8 33 (4.39%) LAN
9 30 (3.99%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (3.33%) DHCP
11 24 (3.20%) iSCSI
12 17 (2.26%) Network Security
13 16 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (2.00%) SSH
15 14 (1.86%) Ethernet
16 12 (1.60%) Internet
16 12 (1.60%) Kerberos
16 12 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.53%) Oracle Database
3 24 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.80%) MySQL
5 18 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.07%) DB2
8 7 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.93%) SAP HANA
8 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.80%) VLDB
10 5 (0.67%) PowerCenter
11 4 (0.53%) OLTP
12 3 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.40%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.40%) Sybase IQ
13 2 (0.27%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 9 (1.20%) Subversion
2 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.80%) JIRA
2 6 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.40%) LabVIEW
4 3 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.27%) PVCS
6 1 (0.13%) Selenium
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 150 (19.97%) Finance
2 80 (10.65%) Banking
3 47 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.73%) Electronics
6 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.46%) Retail
7 9 (1.20%) Military
8 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.80%) Games
10 5 (0.67%) Back Office
10 5 (0.67%) Local Government
11 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Front Office
12 3 (0.40%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) International Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 144 (19.17%) Architect
2 96 (12.78%) Administrator
3 76 (10.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 61 (8.12%) Consultant
5 58 (7.72%) Systems Administrator
6 55 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
7 50 (6.66%) Unix Administrator
8 48 (6.39%) EMC Engineer
9 45 (5.99%) Analyst
10 38 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (4.79%) Infrastructure Architect
12 33 (4.39%) Support Engineer
13 29 (3.86%) SAN Engineer
13 29 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
14 28 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
15 25 (3.33%) Data Centre Architect
15 25 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
15 25 (3.33%) Network Engineer
15 25 (3.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 24 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.80%) Middleware
2 9 (1.20%) LAMP
3 8 (1.07%) .NET
4 7 (0.93%) jQuery
4 7 (0.93%) REST
5 6 (0.80%) Web Services
6 5 (0.67%) COM+
6 5 (0.67%) SAP Basis
7 4 (0.53%) J2EE
7 4 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (0.53%) WDK
8 2 (0.27%) HTML
8 2 (0.27%) SOAP
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 1 (0.13%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) CSS
9 1 (0.13%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (0.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 153 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 104 (13.85%) EMC VNX
3 69 (9.19%) Replication
4 59 (7.86%) EMC VMAX
5 53 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (6.39%) Clustering
7 33 (4.39%) CLARiiON
8 31 (4.13%) VCE vBlock
9 30 (3.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 23 (3.06%) Celerra
11 21 (2.80%) Computer Science
12 17 (2.26%) Public Cloud
13 15 (2.00%) Symmetrix
14 14 (1.86%) Private Cloud
15 12 (1.60%) e-Health
16 11 (1.46%) HP Storage
17 10 (1.33%) HACMP
17 10 (1.33%) STB
18 9 (1.20%) IBM XIV
18 9 (1.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 336 (44.74%) Windows
2 250 (33.29%) Linux
3 180 (23.97%) Unix
4 165 (21.97%) Windows Server
5 121 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 114 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 107 (14.25%) Solaris
8 101 (13.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (5.99%) AIX
11 34 (4.53%) SUSE
12 17 (2.26%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.20%) HPUX
14 8 (1.07%) CentOS
15 7 (0.93%) Android
15 7 (0.93%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.53%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.53%) VMS
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (16.51%) ITIL
2 113 (15.05%) Migration
3 100 (13.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 55 (7.32%) High Availability
5 52 (6.92%) Service Delivery
6 48 (6.39%) Change Management
7 47 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (5.46%) Project Management
9 33 (4.39%) Network Management
10 32 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 30 (3.99%) Capacity Management
12 25 (3.33%) Problem Management
12 25 (3.33%) Service Management
13 24 (3.20%) Data Protection
14 23 (3.06%) PRINCE2
14 23 (3.06%) TOGAF
15 22 (2.93%) Change Control
16 21 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
17 20 (2.66%) Data Migration
17 20 (2.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 85 (11.32%) SQL
2 59 (7.86%) Perl
3 50 (6.66%) PowerShell
4 43 (5.73%) Java
5 39 (5.19%) Shell Script
6 33 (4.39%) Bash Shell
7 26 (3.46%) Python
8 24 (3.20%) Korn
9 13 (1.73%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.60%) C
11 10 (1.33%) Ruby
12 9 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.07%) C-shell
13 8 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.80%) AWK
15 5 (0.67%) sed
15 5 (0.67%) VB
16 4 (0.53%) PHP
16 4 (0.53%) VBScript
17 3 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 119 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 86 (11.45%) SC Cleared
3 59 (7.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 53 (7.06%) Degree
5 51 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (6.26%) CCNA
7 29 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (3.46%) MCSE
9 24 (3.20%) DV Cleared
10 19 (2.53%) MCITP
11 12 (1.60%) CCNP
12 8 (1.07%) MCSA
13 7 (0.93%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.93%) RHCE
14 6 (0.80%) HND
14 6 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.80%) MBA
15 5 (0.67%) HNC
15 5 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.53%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.40%) SLA
2 13 (1.73%) QA
3 11 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.80%) DO-254
5 6 (0.80%) IEC 61508
6 5 (0.67%) JTAG
7 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.13%) ARP4761
8 1 (0.13%) DO-160
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9002
8 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 223 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 150 (19.97%) Active Directory
3 76 (10.12%) vSphere
4 54 (7.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 47 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
6 40 (5.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 38 (5.06%) NFS
8 36 (4.79%) VMware ESX
9 29 (3.86%) Hyper-V
10 25 (3.33%) vCloud
11 24 (3.20%) XenApp
12 18 (2.40%) Firmware
13 16 (2.13%) Samba
14 14 (1.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 13 (1.73%) SRDF
16 10 (1.33%) Xen
17 9 (1.20%) KVM
17 9 (1.20%) XenDesktop
18 8 (1.07%) GlusterFS
18 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 85 (11.32%) NetBackup
2 60 (7.99%) EMC NetWorker
3 37 (4.93%) SCCM
4 31 (4.13%) Puppet
5 24 (3.20%) SCOM
6 21 (2.80%) CA Spectrum
7 18 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 16 (2.13%) BladeLogic
8 16 (2.13%) EMC VPLEX
8 16 (2.13%) Oracle ZFS
8 16 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 15 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 14 (1.86%) Red Hat Satellite
11 13 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (1.60%) CiscoWorks
13 11 (1.46%) Legato
14 9 (1.20%) Backup Exec
14 9 (1.20%) EMC Navisphere
15 8 (1.07%) DatAdvantage
15 8 (1.07%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 374 (49.80%) VMware
2 257 (34.22%) Cisco
3 202 (26.90%) HP
4 160 (21.30%) NetApp
5 158 (21.04%) Microsoft
6 152 (20.24%) Red Hat
7 137 (18.24%) IBM
8 124 (16.51%) Oracle
9 90 (11.98%) Veritas
10 73 (9.72%) Citrix
11 70 (9.32%) Brocade
12 68 (9.05%) Dell
13 48 (6.39%) 3PAR
14 39 (5.19%) Sun
15 36 (4.79%) CommVault
16 33 (4.39%) SolarWinds
17 26 (3.46%) Juniper
18 25 (3.33%) BMC
18 25 (3.33%) Symantec
19 24 (3.20%) CA
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