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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 246 339 273
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -66
Contract jobs citing EMC 531 349 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 0.62% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 1.40% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 201 220
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 22
Median hourly rate £37.50 £28.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £15.80 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.82 £40.09 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%

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
23987 24983 24134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.86% 44.50% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14700 14631 13551
Median daily rate £400 £388 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 829 1109 1020
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.15 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +90 464 £410 +7.89% 72
London +24 160 £435 +8.75% 19
South East +43 127 £425 +13.33% 21
North West +17 53 £400 -13.97% 10
North East -11 52 £310 -17.33% 1
Berkshire +26 51 £450 +12.50% 6
Tyne and Wear -12 51 £310 -17.82% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 51 £310 -17.82% 1
Scotland +7 47 £425 +49.12% 3
Hampshire +25 33 £338 -3.57% 7
City of London +17 31 £450 +2.27% 7
Yorkshire -2 24 £525 +75.00% 3
Cheshire +13 23 £450 -3.22% 1
West Midlands -3 22 £475 +123.52% 6
Edinburgh +14 21 £431 +56.81% 2
Warrington - 19 £452 - 1
Basingstoke +9 18 £232 -48.44%
Surrey +1 18 £413 +6.45% 2
East of England +5 16 £340 +7.93% 3
Manchester -6 16 £269 -38.57% 6
West Yorkshire +5 15 £425 +6.25% 3
Leeds +1 15 £425 +6.25% 3
Bracknell +2 14 £324 -25.08% 2
Cambridge +21 11 £340 +8.80% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 11 £340 +8.80% 1
Stirling - 10 £463 -
Harrow - 10 £480 -
South Yorkshire -3 8 £525 +90.90%
Windsor - 8 £500 -
Milton Keynes +11 7 £430 - 1

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 450 (46.25%) Linux
2 435 (44.71%) SAN
3 420 (43.17%) VMware
4 372 (38.23%) Windows
5 277 (28.47%) Cisco
6 266 (27.34%) HP
7 265 (27.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 247 (25.39%) Oracle
9 236 (24.25%) Unix
10 222 (22.82%) Solaris
11 221 (22.71%) NetApp
11 221 (22.71%) Red Hat
12 217 (22.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 180 (18.50%) Security Cleared
14 177 (18.19%) Finance
15 175 (17.99%) Data Centre
16 174 (17.88%) Migration
17 173 (17.78%) ITIL
18 171 (17.57%) Active Directory
19 170 (17.47%) NAS
20 160 (16.44%) EMC VNX
21 158 (16.24%) Microsoft
22 151 (15.52%) IBM
23 148 (15.21%) Windows Server
24 145 (14.90%) Citrix
25 142 (14.59%) SQL
26 132 (13.57%) AIX
26 132 (13.57%) Veritas
27 124 (12.74%) SC Cleared
28 111 (11.41%) SQL Server

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 72 (7.40%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.21%) Apache
3 35 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 33 (3.39%) IIS
5 31 (3.19%) Documentum
5 31 (3.19%) WebLogic
6 30 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 27 (2.77%) JBoss
8 26 (2.67%) Captiva
9 24 (2.47%) WebSphere
10 23 (2.36%) OpenStack
11 21 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 21 (2.16%) Skype for Business
12 18 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
13 17 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 54 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.67%) MS Office
3 7 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Faxination
2 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.21%) Exstream
6 1 (0.10%) Radian6
6 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.60%) Office 365
3 29 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
3 29 (2.98%) IaaS
4 28 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (2.77%) PaaS
6 24 (2.47%) SaaS
7 14 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 14 (1.44%) Heroku
8 13 (1.34%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.10%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 435 (44.71%) SAN
2 170 (17.47%) NAS
3 105 (10.79%) Fibre Channel
4 94 (9.66%) DNS
5 86 (8.84%) Firewall
6 75 (7.71%) DHCP
7 60 (6.17%) LAN
7 60 (6.17%) TCP/IP
8 59 (6.06%) WAN
9 42 (4.32%) iSCSI
10 32 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (2.88%) FCoE
12 25 (2.57%) Multicast
13 22 (2.26%) HTTP
14 21 (2.16%) SNMP
15 18 (1.85%) LDAP
15 18 (1.85%) SSL
16 17 (1.75%) VPN
17 15 (1.54%) Unified Communications
18 13 (1.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.06%) MySQL
3 38 (3.91%) DB2
4 35 (3.60%) Hadoop
5 28 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 20 (2.06%) Big Data
6 20 (2.06%) HBase
6 20 (2.06%) VLDB
7 18 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.44%) ObjectStore
9 14 (1.44%) OLTP
10 13 (1.34%) MS Access
11 10 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.72%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.13%) JIRA
3 10 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.72%) Subversion
5 6 (0.62%) GitLab
5 6 (0.62%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.41%) Selenium
7 3 (0.31%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.21%) Hudson
8 2 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.10%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.10%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
General
1 177 (18.19%) Finance
2 106 (10.89%) Banking
3 36 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.29%) Billing
5 27 (2.77%) Electronics
5 27 (2.77%) Law
6 20 (2.06%) Games
7 17 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.03%) Back Office
10 9 (0.92%) Retail
11 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.62%) Advertising
13 4 (0.41%) Marketing
13 4 (0.41%) Military
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
14 3 (0.31%) Front Office
14 3 (0.31%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 195 (20.04%) Administrator
2 190 (19.53%) Architect
3 92 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
4 84 (8.63%) Infrastructure Architect
5 77 (7.91%) Storage Engineer
6 64 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
7 60 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 60 (6.17%) Unix Administrator
8 50 (5.14%) EMC Engineer
9 49 (5.04%) Storage Administrator
10 46 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
11 45 (4.62%) Support Engineer
12 42 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
13 37 (3.80%) VMware Engineer
14 35 (3.60%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 33 (3.39%) EMC Storage Engineer
16 32 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
16 32 (3.29%) Server Engineer
17 31 (3.19%) Consultant
17 31 (3.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.70%) Middleware
2 23 (2.36%) Web Services
3 21 (2.16%) HTML
4 20 (2.06%) LAMP
4 20 (2.06%) XML
5 18 (1.85%) Rendezvous
6 17 (1.75%) XSLT
7 9 (0.92%) REST
8 8 (0.82%) J2EE
9 7 (0.72%) .NET
9 7 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (0.41%) CSS
10 4 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
11 3 (0.31%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.31%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.31%) HTML5
11 3 (0.31%) Java EE
11 3 (0.31%) jQuery
11 3 (0.31%) Node.js
11 3 (0.31%) React
Miscellaneous
1 175 (17.99%) Data Centre
2 160 (16.44%) EMC VNX
3 103 (10.59%) EMC VMAX
4 100 (10.28%) Clustering
5 45 (4.62%) VCE vBlock
6 44 (4.52%) Replication
7 43 (4.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 33 (3.39%) CLARiiON
9 32 (3.29%) Mainframe
10 28 (2.88%) Management Information System
11 25 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (2.47%) Computer Science
13 22 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
14 18 (1.85%) Symmetrix
15 17 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 16 (1.64%) Physics
17 14 (1.44%) HP Storage
18 11 (1.13%) Blackberry
18 11 (1.13%) Private Cloud
18 11 (1.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 450 (46.25%) Linux
2 372 (38.23%) Windows
3 236 (24.25%) Unix
4 222 (22.82%) Solaris
5 217 (22.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 148 (15.21%) Windows Server
7 132 (13.57%) AIX
8 78 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (3.91%) HPUX
12 29 (2.98%) SUSE
13 28 (2.88%) CentOS
13 28 (2.88%) Windows 7
14 17 (1.75%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.23%) Android
16 11 (1.13%) Apple iOS
16 11 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (17.88%) Migration
2 173 (17.78%) ITIL
3 106 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (9.97%) High Availability
5 81 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 64 (6.58%) Change Management
7 54 (5.55%) DevOps
8 49 (5.04%) Service Delivery
9 46 (4.73%) Configuration Management
10 43 (4.42%) Open Source
11 41 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
11 41 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
13 33 (3.39%) Project Management
14 31 (3.19%) TOGAF
15 28 (2.88%) Change Control
15 28 (2.88%) Service Management
16 27 (2.77%) Virtual Environments
17 26 (2.67%) Problem Management
18 25 (2.57%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 142 (14.59%) SQL
2 76 (7.81%) Java
3 58 (5.96%) Python
4 51 (5.24%) PowerShell
5 50 (5.14%) Perl
6 48 (4.93%) Ruby
7 35 (3.60%) Shell Script
8 33 (3.39%) JavaScript
9 29 (2.98%) Bash Shell
10 23 (2.36%) C
11 15 (1.54%) Assembly Language
11 15 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.13%) PHP
13 8 (0.82%) Bourne shell
13 8 (0.82%) Korn
14 7 (0.72%) VB
15 5 (0.51%) AWK
16 4 (0.41%) C++
16 4 (0.41%) sed
16 4 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 180 (18.50%) Security Cleared
2 124 (12.74%) SC Cleared
3 55 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 51 (5.24%) DV Cleared
5 45 (4.62%) RHCE
6 42 (4.32%) Degree
7 34 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (2.98%) CCNA
9 25 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (2.47%) CCNP
11 17 (1.75%) EMCSA
12 16 (1.64%) VCAP
13 14 (1.44%) MCSE
14 12 (1.23%) EMCISA
15 10 (1.03%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.92%) RHCSA
17 8 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (0.72%) MCSA
18 7 (0.72%) VCP6
19 6 (0.62%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.24%) SLA
2 12 (1.23%) QA
3 10 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.21%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.21%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.10%) ARP4761
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.10%) DO-160
6 1 (0.10%) DO-254
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 265 (27.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (17.57%) Active Directory
3 88 (9.04%) vSphere
4 80 (8.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 68 (6.99%) KVM
6 62 (6.37%) Oracle RAC
7 51 (5.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 48 (4.93%) Hyper-V
8 48 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
8 48 (4.93%) VMware ESX
9 43 (4.42%) NFS
10 32 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
11 31 (3.19%) SRDF
12 30 (3.08%) Xen
13 29 (2.98%) XenApp
14 26 (2.67%) GlusterFS
15 24 (2.47%) Firmware
16 19 (1.95%) vCloud
17 18 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
18 13 (1.34%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 103 (10.59%) NetBackup
2 90 (9.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 70 (7.19%) Puppet
4 48 (4.93%) Nagios
5 47 (4.83%) SCCM
6 41 (4.21%) EMC VPLEX
7 39 (4.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 32 (3.29%) Red Hat Satellite
9 30 (3.08%) SCOM
10 29 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (2.47%) Oracle ZFS
12 20 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
13 19 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 14 (1.44%) Cobbler
15 13 (1.34%) Netcool
15 13 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
15 13 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 12 (1.23%) Ansible
16 12 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 12 (1.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 420 (43.17%) VMware
2 277 (28.47%) Cisco
3 266 (27.34%) HP
4 247 (25.39%) Oracle
5 221 (22.71%) NetApp
5 221 (22.71%) Red Hat
6 158 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 151 (15.52%) IBM
8 145 (14.90%) Citrix
9 132 (13.57%) Veritas
10 86 (8.84%) Brocade
11 53 (5.45%) 3PAR
12 50 (5.14%) Dell
13 47 (4.83%) Sun
13 47 (4.83%) Symantec
14 35 (3.60%) SolarWinds
15 33 (3.39%) Juniper
15 33 (3.39%) StorageTek
16 32 (3.29%) Intel
17 28 (2.88%) Pega
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