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 25 February 2017 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 Dell EMC.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
UK
Rank 362 295 291
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -4
Contract jobs citing EMC 253 401 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.77% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 1.78% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 246 209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 15
Median hourly rate £32.50 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £21.00 £21.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.28 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%

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
19927 22517 23888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.30% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12360 13480 13683
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 840 973
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -75 216 £425 +6.25% 51
London -37 87 £500 +17.64% 19
South East -36 56 £425 +14.67% 11
Scotland +25 27 £355 -2.06% 3
Hampshire -21 22 £425 +9.67% 5
East of England +9 17 £288 -11.53% 9
North West +9 16 £415 +0.60% 4
City of London -2 15 £500 +17.64% 5
Berkshire +7 14 £550 +10.00% 2
West Midlands -19 13 £413 -19.51% 1
Yorkshire +20 11 £350 -15.66% 2
Winchester +4 11 £425 +7.93%
Glasgow +12 10 £400 - 2
Erskine +18 9 £298 -26.54%
Renfrewshire +16 9 £298 -26.54%
Merseyside +6 9 £415 -2.35% 1
Liverpool -1 9 £415 -2.35% 1
East Midlands +13 8 £525 +50.00% 2
Birmingham +5 8 £425 -
West Yorkshire +20 7 £375 -14.28% 2
Surrey -15 7 £400 +53.84% 2
Lancashire - 7 £415 -
Preston - 7 £415 -
Suffolk - 7 £250 -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £381 -5.27% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £375 +70.45% 2
Leeds +7 5 £340 -22.28% 1
Windsor +5 5 £550 +10.00%
South West -4 5 £328 -8.39% 3
Warwickshire - 5 £400 -

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 324 (59.67%) VMware
2 287 (52.85%) SAN
3 224 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 208 (38.31%) Windows
5 205 (37.75%) Cisco
6 195 (35.91%) Linux
7 139 (25.60%) Data Centre
8 138 (25.41%) HP
9 126 (23.20%) EMC VNX
10 116 (21.36%) Red Hat
11 115 (21.18%) Microsoft
12 106 (19.52%) Security Cleared
13 103 (18.97%) Windows Server
14 99 (18.23%) IBM
15 96 (17.68%) NetApp
16 92 (16.94%) Finance
17 85 (15.65%) Oracle
17 85 (15.65%) SC Cleared
18 84 (15.47%) ITIL
18 84 (15.47%) Unix
19 83 (15.29%) vSphere
20 82 (15.10%) EMC VMAX
20 82 (15.10%) Solaris
21 80 (14.73%) NAS
22 77 (14.18%) Active Directory
23 76 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 70 (12.89%) VMware ESX
24 70 (12.89%) 3PAR
25 68 (12.52%) Migration
26 64 (11.79%) Veritas

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 41 (7.55%) Apache
2 33 (6.08%) Tomcat
3 29 (5.34%) MS Exchange
4 26 (4.79%) IIS
5 18 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.95%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (1.84%) DataSynapse
8 10 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (1.29%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.92%) Confluence
11 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.74%) iPlanet
12 4 (0.74%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.55%) Documentum
13 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.76%) OrCAD
3 9 (1.66%) MS Office
4 3 (0.55%) MS Project
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) CATIA
6 1 (0.18%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.55%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.47%) PaaS
4 7 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.29%) IaaS
5 6 (1.10%) Office 365
6 5 (0.92%) SaaS
7 4 (0.74%) GitHub
8 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 287 (52.85%) SAN
2 80 (14.73%) NAS
3 61 (11.23%) DNS
4 46 (8.47%) Firewall
5 41 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 36 (6.63%) LAN
7 31 (5.71%) iSCSI
8 30 (5.52%) WAN
9 29 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
10 23 (4.24%) DHCP
10 23 (4.24%) Internet
10 23 (4.24%) LDAP
11 21 (3.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (3.50%) Network Security
13 18 (3.31%) Ethernet
13 18 (3.31%) HTTP
14 15 (2.76%) RFID
15 14 (2.58%) FTP
15 14 (2.58%) VLAN
15 14 (2.58%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.87%) MySQL
3 12 (2.21%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.84%) HBase
6 9 (1.66%) SAP HANA
7 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.29%) Redis
9 6 (1.10%) Big Data
9 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.92%) MS Access
10 5 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.92%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.55%) DB2
12 3 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.55%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 21 (3.87%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.21%) GitLab
3 8 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.29%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.92%) Subversion
6 3 (0.55%) JIRA
6 3 (0.55%) MSI
6 3 (0.55%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (16.94%) Finance
2 39 (7.18%) Banking
3 23 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.50%) Electronics
5 19 (3.50%) Law
6 12 (2.21%) Retail
7 8 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.92%) Back Office
8 5 (0.92%) Local Government
9 4 (0.74%) Automotive
9 4 (0.74%) Billing
9 4 (0.74%) Games
9 4 (0.74%) Marketing
10 2 (0.37%) Front Office
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (13.63%) Architect
2 68 (12.52%) Administrator
3 55 (10.13%) Storage Engineer
4 54 (9.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (7.92%) EMC Engineer
6 39 (7.18%) Systems Administrator
7 35 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
8 32 (5.89%) Linux Administrator
9 30 (5.52%) Infrastructure Architect
10 29 (5.34%) Consultant
10 29 (5.34%) Unix Administrator
11 26 (4.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 22 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (3.87%) Electronics Engineer
13 21 (3.87%) Storage Specialist
14 20 (3.68%) Support Engineer
15 19 (3.50%) Technical Architect
16 18 (3.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 18 (3.31%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.42%) Middleware
2 18 (3.31%) LAMP
3 17 (3.13%) Web Services
4 14 (2.58%) XML
4 14 (2.58%) XSLT
5 13 (2.39%) HTML
6 12 (2.21%) LAPP Stack
7 10 (1.84%) Rendezvous
8 8 (1.47%) J2EE
9 7 (1.29%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (1.29%) Memcached
10 6 (1.10%) REST
11 5 (0.92%) .NET
12 4 (0.74%) JSP
12 4 (0.74%) MSMQ
12 4 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (0.55%) JSON
13 3 (0.55%) SOAP
14 2 (0.37%) Java EE
14 2 (0.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 139 (25.60%) Data Centre
2 126 (23.20%) EMC VNX
3 82 (15.10%) EMC VMAX
4 46 (8.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 40 (7.37%) Clustering
6 21 (3.87%) Replication
7 18 (3.31%) CLARiiON
8 17 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (3.13%) Symmetrix
9 16 (2.95%) Mainframe
10 14 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (2.58%) IBM Mainframe
11 13 (2.39%) Computer Science
11 13 (2.39%) Contactless
12 10 (1.84%) HP Storage
13 8 (1.47%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.47%) Smartcard
14 7 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (1.29%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.29%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 208 (38.31%) Windows
2 195 (35.91%) Linux
3 103 (18.97%) Windows Server
4 84 (15.47%) Unix
5 82 (15.10%) Solaris
6 76 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 62 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (8.47%) AIX
10 34 (6.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (4.05%) SUSE
12 14 (2.58%) CentOS
12 14 (2.58%) Windows 7
13 12 (2.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.29%) VMS
15 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.92%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.37%) HPUX
17 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (15.47%) ITIL
2 68 (12.52%) Migration
3 47 (8.66%) DevOps
4 40 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (6.26%) Change Management
6 31 (5.71%) Converged Infrastructure
7 26 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (4.79%) High Availability
8 24 (4.42%) Load Balancing
9 23 (4.24%) Problem Management
10 21 (3.87%) Service Delivery
11 20 (3.68%) Incident Management
12 19 (3.50%) Schematic Capture
13 18 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (3.13%) Service Management
15 16 (2.95%) Change Control
15 16 (2.95%) Data Migration
16 15 (2.76%) Configuration Management
16 15 (2.76%) Project Management
17 14 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (11.42%) SQL
2 48 (8.84%) Perl
3 43 (7.92%) Python
4 32 (5.89%) PowerShell
5 31 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 30 (5.52%) Bash Shell
7 28 (5.16%) Ruby
8 22 (4.05%) Java
9 16 (2.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (2.39%) C
11 8 (1.47%) Korn
12 5 (0.92%) C++
12 5 (0.92%) VBScript
13 4 (0.74%) AWK
13 4 (0.74%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.55%) C#
15 2 (0.37%) Go
15 2 (0.37%) PHP
15 2 (0.37%) XPath
16 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 106 (19.52%) Security Cleared
2 85 (15.65%) SC Cleared
3 32 (5.89%) Degree
4 25 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.50%) MCSE
7 17 (3.13%) CCNA
8 11 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.84%) CCNP
9 10 (1.84%) Chartered Engineer
9 10 (1.84%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.84%) EMC Certification
10 8 (1.47%) MCSA
11 5 (0.92%) CCIE
12 4 (0.74%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.74%) RHCE
13 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.50%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) QA
4 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) GCP
5 1 (0.18%) GPG13
System Software
1 224 (41.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (15.29%) vSphere
3 77 (14.18%) Active Directory
4 70 (12.89%) VMware ESX
5 41 (7.55%) SRDF
6 39 (7.18%) Hyper-V
7 38 (7.00%) NFS
8 31 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 30 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (5.34%) Oracle RAC
11 25 (4.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 19 (3.50%) Veritas File System
13 18 (3.31%) XenApp
14 14 (2.58%) KVM
14 14 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
15 13 (2.39%) vCloud
15 13 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
16 12 (2.21%) Firmware
16 12 (2.21%) Xen
17 11 (2.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 49 (9.02%) Puppet
2 46 (8.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 45 (8.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 42 (7.73%) NetBackup
5 26 (4.79%) Nagios
6 22 (4.05%) SCCM
6 22 (4.05%) SCOM
7 21 (3.87%) vRealize
8 20 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (3.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 16 (2.95%) Zenoss
11 15 (2.76%) Ansible
11 15 (2.76%) Microsoft Clustering
12 11 (2.03%) EMC Navisphere
12 11 (2.03%) Simpana
13 9 (1.66%) Cobbler
14 8 (1.47%) EMC VPLEX
14 8 (1.47%) HAProxy
15 7 (1.29%) Linux-HA
15 7 (1.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 324 (59.67%) VMware
2 205 (37.75%) Cisco
3 138 (25.41%) HP
4 116 (21.36%) Red Hat
5 115 (21.18%) Microsoft
6 99 (18.23%) IBM
7 96 (17.68%) NetApp
8 85 (15.65%) Oracle
9 70 (12.89%) 3PAR
10 64 (11.79%) Veritas
11 47 (8.66%) Brocade
12 46 (8.47%) Dell
13 44 (8.10%) Citrix
14 30 (5.52%) Sun
15 28 (5.16%) Isilon
16 27 (4.97%) CommVault
17 23 (4.24%) Symantec
18 15 (2.76%) Sybase
19 14 (2.58%) Intel
19 14 (2.58%) SAP
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