The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 245 202 188
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs citing EMC 448 480 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 1.01% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 2.14% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 266 320
Average daily rate £425 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.12% +20.65%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -69 404 £425 +11.84% 155
London -73 209 £425 +10.38% 56
South East -3 80 £423 +8.33% 32
City of London -2 62 £439 +12.50% 14
Scotland +3 34 £375 +4.89% 4
North West +2 29 £320 -21.23% 9
Berkshire -3 26 £450 +38.46% 11
Hampshire +25 25 £375 -9.09% 3
East of England -22 24 £400 -5.88% 23
West Midlands -20 21 £331 +9.42% 10
Edinburgh -21 21 £363 -3.33% 3
Yorkshire -8 19 £356 +1.78% 7
Cheshire -3 15 £378 -14.81% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 13 £488 +50.00% 6
West Yorkshire -13 13 £363 +3.57% 5
Newbury - 13 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes -10 12 £488 +50.00% 1
South West -20 12 £415 +23.95% 11
Hertfordshire +2 11 £400 - 5
Manchester -5 11 £300 - 7
Leeds -12 11 £363 - 3
East Midlands 0 9 £378 - 5
Croydon -3 9 £525 +31.25%
Middlesex -3 8 £463 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire -19 7 - - 12
Nottinghamshire - 7 £378 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £378 -
North East - 6 £239 - 1
Southampton -5 5 £411 +26.53% 2
Reading -8 5 £543 +193.24% 5

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 444 (49.39%) SAN
2 381 (42.38%) Windows
3 356 (39.60%) VMware
4 296 (32.93%) Cisco
5 267 (29.70%) Linux
6 255 (28.36%) NetApp
7 238 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 214 (23.80%) HP
9 197 (21.91%) UNIX
10 188 (20.91%) Oracle
11 187 (20.80%) Solaris
12 179 (19.91%) Microsoft
13 167 (18.58%) ITIL
14 163 (18.13%) Finance
15 151 (16.80%) Citrix
15 151 (16.80%) NAS
16 136 (15.13%) Active Directory
17 131 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
18 130 (14.46%) SQL
19 129 (14.35%) IBM
20 123 (13.68%) Brocade
21 121 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 119 (13.24%) Red Hat
23 116 (12.90%) Security Cleared
24 115 (12.79%) NetBackup
25 108 (12.01%) CLARiiON
26 106 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
27 104 (11.57%) Veritas
27 104 (11.57%) DNS
28 103 (11.46%) vSphere

EMC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 48 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (5.01%) SharePoint
4 33 (3.67%) Tomcat
5 32 (3.56%) Apache
6 31 (3.45%) Lync
7 25 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (2.78%) IIS
8 22 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (2.22%) WebLogic
11 19 (2.11%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.11%) Oracle Spatial
13 8 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.78%) Documentum
15 5 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 49 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.34%) MS Office
3 17 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.89%) RMDS
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.22%) Tridion
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.22%) Office 365
2 11 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.67%) SaaS
6 5 (0.56%) IaaS
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 444 (49.39%) SAN
2 151 (16.80%) NAS
3 104 (11.57%) DNS
4 98 (10.90%) TCP/IP
5 94 (10.46%) Firewall
6 60 (6.67%) LAN
7 57 (6.34%) WAN
8 50 (5.56%) DHCP
8 50 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
9 40 (4.45%) Connectrix
10 30 (3.34%) Wireless
11 27 (3.00%) LDAP
12 24 (2.67%) iSCSI
13 23 (2.56%) VPN
14 19 (2.11%) FCoE
15 18 (2.00%) SNMP
15 18 (2.00%) VLAN
16 17 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (1.89%) Multicast
16 17 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.67%) Oracle Database
3 24 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 15 (1.67%) MySQL
8 12 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.00%) DB2
10 9 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.89%) Oracle OWB
11 8 (0.89%) HBase
12 6 (0.67%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.33%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.33%) Toad
3 2 (0.22%) JIRA
3 2 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Hudson
4 1 (0.11%) Selenium
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.11%) FishEye
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Maven
4 1 (0.11%) JMeter
4 1 (0.11%) JUnit
General
1 163 (18.13%) Finance
2 86 (9.57%) Banking
3 49 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 48 (5.34%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.45%) Electronics
6 21 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.22%) Legal
8 9 (1.00%) Back Office
8 9 (1.00%) Law
9 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.89%) Avionics
10 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.67%) Military
10 6 (0.67%) Advertising
11 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.44%) Local Government
11 4 (0.44%) Marketing
12 3 (0.33%) Publishing
12 3 (0.33%) Front Office
13 2 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 141 (15.68%) Architect
2 112 (12.46%) Administrator
3 105 (11.68%) Consultant
4 94 (10.46%) Storage Engineer
5 67 (7.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 65 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 53 (5.90%) UNIX Administrator
8 44 (4.89%) Storage Consultant
9 41 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
10 40 (4.45%) Project Manager
11 36 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (3.34%) Storage Administrator
13 28 (3.11%) Analyst
14 27 (3.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 26 (2.89%) Server Engineer
16 21 (2.34%) Team Leader
16 21 (2.34%) Systems Engineer
16 21 (2.34%) DBA
17 20 (2.22%) Lead Architect
18 19 (2.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.78%) Middleware
2 18 (2.00%) Web Services
3 16 (1.78%) J2EE
4 13 (1.45%) XML
5 12 (1.33%) HTML
6 10 (1.11%) XMPP
7 8 (0.89%) XSLT
7 8 (0.89%) Rendezvous
7 8 (0.89%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.56%) .NET
9 4 (0.44%) EDI
9 4 (0.44%) CORBA
9 4 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.33%) LAMP
10 3 (0.33%) WSH
10 3 (0.33%) CSS
11 2 (0.22%) Flash
11 2 (0.22%) jQuery
12 1 (0.11%) REST
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 108 (12.01%) CLARiiON
2 95 (10.57%) Clustering
3 71 (7.90%) Symmetrix DMX
4 68 (7.56%) Replication
5 50 (5.56%) EMC Centera
6 31 (3.45%) Celerra
7 29 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 22 (2.45%) Blackberry
9 19 (2.11%) Mainframe
10 17 (1.89%) HACMP
11 12 (1.33%) Firmware
11 12 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.11%) iPad
13 9 (1.00%) Wiki
13 9 (1.00%) iSeries
13 9 (1.00%) Handset
14 8 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (0.89%) EqualLogic
15 7 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 381 (42.38%) Windows
2 267 (29.70%) Linux
3 197 (21.91%) UNIX
4 187 (20.80%) Solaris
5 131 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 121 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 106 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (9.12%) AIX
9 42 (4.67%) Windows 7
10 38 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (3.00%) SUSE
12 23 (2.56%) HPUX
13 16 (1.78%) zOS
14 15 (1.67%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.33%) VMS
16 7 (0.78%) CentOS
17 4 (0.44%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.33%) Android
18 3 (0.33%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (18.58%) ITIL
2 81 (9.01%) Migration
3 64 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (6.90%) Project Management
5 59 (6.56%) Capacity Management
6 51 (5.67%) Change Management
7 46 (5.12%) Service Management
8 42 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 40 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
10 39 (4.34%) Data Management
11 37 (4.12%) Configuration Management
12 33 (3.67%) Performance Management
13 28 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
15 24 (2.67%) Asset Management
16 22 (2.45%) TOGAF
16 22 (2.45%) Problem Management
16 22 (2.45%) High Availability
17 20 (2.22%) Incident Management
17 20 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 130 (14.46%) SQL
2 88 (9.79%) Perl
3 50 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 47 (5.23%) Shell Script
5 36 (4.00%) Java
6 25 (2.78%) C
7 20 (2.22%) Korn
8 18 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 17 (1.89%) VB
10 16 (1.78%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.45%) Ruby
12 9 (1.00%) Python
13 7 (0.78%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.44%) C++
14 4 (0.44%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.33%) AWK
16 2 (0.22%) VBA
16 2 (0.22%) sed
17 1 (0.11%) Groovy
17 1 (0.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 116 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 92 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 42 (4.67%) Degree
4 37 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (3.11%) MCSE
6 28 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (2.45%) NCDA
8 19 (2.11%) CCNA
9 18 (2.00%) OCP
9 18 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
10 17 (1.89%) CCNP
11 14 (1.56%) DV Cleared
12 13 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (1.45%) MCITP
13 12 (1.33%) MCSA
13 12 (1.33%) OCA
13 12 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.00%) RHCE
15 8 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.89%) SLA
2 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.78%) QA
3 7 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.33%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.22%) GPG13
6 2 (0.22%) Basel III
7 1 (0.11%) P3O
7 1 (0.11%) Basel II
System Software
1 238 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (15.13%) Active Directory
3 103 (11.46%) vSphere
4 77 (8.57%) SRDF
5 71 (7.90%) NFS
6 69 (7.68%) VMware ESXi
7 66 (7.34%) VMware ESX
8 65 (7.23%) XenApp
9 59 (6.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 53 (5.90%) Hyper-V
11 49 (5.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 48 (5.34%) Oracle RAC
13 39 (4.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 38 (4.23%) XenDesktop
15 24 (2.67%) Xen
16 21 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
17 18 (2.00%) Samba
17 18 (2.00%) XenServer
18 16 (1.78%) VMware Server
19 12 (1.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 115 (12.79%) NetBackup
2 86 (9.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 50 (5.56%) SCCM
4 40 (4.45%) Tivoli
5 34 (3.78%) SCOM
6 28 (3.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 27 (3.00%) Legato
8 21 (2.34%) EMC TimeFinder
9 18 (2.00%) Backup Exec
9 18 (2.00%) Puppet
10 17 (1.89%) Data Guard
11 16 (1.78%) Netcool
12 14 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 14 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 13 (1.45%) Nagios
14 12 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 12 (1.33%) EMC Navisphere
15 11 (1.22%) Ganglia
16 10 (1.11%) Ionix
16 10 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 356 (39.60%) VMware
2 296 (32.93%) Cisco
3 255 (28.36%) NetApp
4 214 (23.80%) HP
5 188 (20.91%) Oracle
6 179 (19.91%) Microsoft
7 151 (16.80%) Citrix
8 129 (14.35%) IBM
9 123 (13.68%) Brocade
10 119 (13.24%) Red Hat
11 104 (11.57%) Veritas
12 87 (9.68%) Symantec
13 68 (7.56%) Sun
14 67 (7.45%) Dell
15 55 (6.12%) Isilon
16 36 (4.00%) Hitachi
17 33 (3.67%) Juniper
18 31 (3.45%) F5
19 24 (2.67%) SAP
20 23 (2.56%) Intel
London
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 35-40 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £16 - £24 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley
Palm Mason
Rate: £500 - £600
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Engineering
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
People Source
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
People Source
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £45 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: negotiable daily rate
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £332 per day
Posted: 10 days ago