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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 268 353 294
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -59
Contract jobs citing EMC 504 344 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.60% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 1.37% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 195 193
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 £252 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 19
Median hourly rate £30.37 £41.23 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.35% +37.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £26.71 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.37 £41.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.35% +37.43%

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
24291 25039 24680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 43.87% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14900 14758 13631
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 811 1074 1081
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +91 452 £410 +6.49% 90
London +15 149 £438 +9.37% 23
South East +51 116 £430 +22.85% 29
North East +18 60 £295 -21.33% 1
Tyne and Wear - 59 £295 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 59 £295 - 1
North West +24 54 £400 -13.97% 10
Berkshire +32 53 £475 +26.66% 7
Scotland +5 33 £425 +21.42% 2
Hampshire +10 32 £338 -12.33% 3
West Midlands -2 27 £413 - 9
Cheshire +24 22 £451 -3.05% 4
Yorkshire -8 21 £525 +31.25% 8
Manchester -10 21 £213 -50.00% 4
City of London +30 20 £463 +5.71% 6
Warrington - 18 £463 - 3
East of England +17 15 £375 +19.04% 6
Edinburgh -3 15 £438 +25.00% 1
Bracknell +5 14 £413 -15.38% 2
Harrow - 13 £448 -
Stirling - 12 £463 -
Basingstoke +3 11 £232 -48.44%
West Yorkshire -1 11 £438 +9.37% 5
Surrey -5 11 £388 +46.22% 10
Leeds -4 10 £425 +6.25% 5
South Yorkshire -5 10 £525 +78.72% 1
Milton Keynes +16 9 £450 - 2
Reading +10 9 £550 +83.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £450 +28.57% 3
Cambridgeshire +19 8 £350 +12.00% 6

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 458 (46.69%) Linux
2 429 (43.73%) VMware
3 421 (42.92%) SAN
4 375 (38.23%) Windows
5 284 (28.95%) Cisco
6 267 (27.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 262 (26.71%) HP
8 255 (25.99%) Oracle
9 230 (23.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 229 (23.34%) Red Hat
11 221 (22.53%) Solaris
12 219 (22.32%) Unix
12 219 (22.32%) NetApp
13 194 (19.78%) ITIL
14 189 (19.27%) Security Cleared
15 177 (18.04%) Active Directory
16 173 (17.64%) Finance
17 166 (16.92%) EMC VNX
18 165 (16.82%) Microsoft
19 164 (16.72%) Migration
20 158 (16.11%) Data Centre
21 155 (15.80%) NAS
22 153 (15.60%) Windows Server
23 151 (15.39%) SQL
24 149 (15.19%) IBM
24 149 (15.19%) Citrix
25 138 (14.07%) AIX
26 133 (13.56%) SC Cleared
27 121 (12.33%) Veritas
28 115 (11.72%) Clustering

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 83 (8.46%) MS Exchange
2 48 (4.89%) Apache
3 38 (3.87%) IIS
4 34 (3.47%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 28 (2.85%) Skype for Business
7 26 (2.65%) Documentum
7 26 (2.65%) WebLogic
8 25 (2.55%) OpenStack
8 25 (2.55%) WebSphere
9 22 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (2.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 20 (2.04%) Captiva
10 20 (2.04%) JBoss
11 19 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
12 15 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 54 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.65%) MS Office
3 10 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.22%) Faxination
2 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.20%) Exstream
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.28%) Office 365
3 34 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (3.16%) IaaS
5 29 (2.96%) PaaS
6 28 (2.85%) SaaS
7 15 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 15 (1.53%) Heroku
8 14 (1.43%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.10%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 421 (42.92%) SAN
2 155 (15.80%) NAS
3 109 (11.11%) DNS
4 102 (10.40%) Fibre Channel
5 87 (8.87%) Firewall
6 77 (7.85%) DHCP
7 70 (7.14%) WAN
8 69 (7.03%) LAN
9 67 (6.83%) TCP/IP
10 44 (4.49%) iSCSI
11 33 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (3.36%) FCoE
12 29 (2.96%) Multicast
13 26 (2.65%) SNMP
14 25 (2.55%) SSL
15 24 (2.45%) HTTP
16 20 (2.04%) VPN
17 17 (1.73%) LDAP
18 16 (1.63%) MPLS
19 15 (1.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.50%) MySQL
3 37 (3.77%) DB2
3 37 (3.77%) Hadoop
4 31 (3.16%) Oracle Database
5 22 (2.24%) Big Data
6 21 (2.14%) HBase
7 18 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.73%) ObjectStore
8 17 (1.73%) VLDB
9 16 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.33%) MS Access
10 13 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.22%) OLTP
11 12 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.33%) Subversion
5 11 (1.12%) JIRA
6 10 (1.02%) GitLab
6 10 (1.02%) Selenium
7 8 (0.82%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.41%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.20%) Hudson
9 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.10%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.10%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.10%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
General
1 173 (17.64%) Finance
2 104 (10.60%) Banking
3 33 (3.36%) Billing
4 31 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.06%) Electronics
6 29 (2.96%) Law
7 18 (1.83%) Games
8 17 (1.73%) Retail
9 15 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.43%) Back Office
11 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.71%) Marketing
14 6 (0.61%) Publishing
15 5 (0.51%) Advertising
16 4 (0.41%) Automotive
16 4 (0.41%) Military
17 3 (0.31%) Front Office
17 3 (0.31%) Legal
17 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (19.06%) Administrator
2 174 (17.74%) Architect
3 91 (9.28%) Systems Administrator
4 85 (8.66%) Infrastructure Architect
5 83 (8.46%) Storage Engineer
6 73 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 68 (6.93%) Linux Administrator
8 54 (5.50%) Unix Administrator
9 51 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
10 49 (4.99%) EMC Engineer
10 49 (4.99%) Storage Administrator
11 43 (4.38%) VMware Engineer
12 41 (4.18%) Support Engineer
13 40 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
14 36 (3.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 34 (3.47%) Server Engineer
15 34 (3.47%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 33 (3.36%) Analyst
17 32 (3.26%) EMC Storage Engineer
18 30 (3.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.28%) Middleware
2 27 (2.75%) HTML
3 23 (2.34%) XML
4 21 (2.14%) Web Services
5 19 (1.94%) LAMP
5 19 (1.94%) Rendezvous
6 18 (1.83%) XSLT
7 12 (1.22%) REST
8 10 (1.02%) J2EE
9 9 (0.92%) .NET
9 9 (0.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 7 (0.71%) CSS
11 4 (0.41%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.41%) JSP
11 4 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (0.41%) Node.js
11 4 (0.41%) React
12 3 (0.31%) 802.1X
12 3 (0.31%) HTML5
12 3 (0.31%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 166 (16.92%) EMC VNX
2 158 (16.11%) Data Centre
3 115 (11.72%) Clustering
4 95 (9.68%) EMC VMAX
5 48 (4.89%) VCE vBlock
6 43 (4.38%) Replication
7 40 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 38 (3.87%) CLARiiON
9 33 (3.36%) Mainframe
10 32 (3.26%) Management Information System
11 27 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 24 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (2.24%) Computer Science
14 19 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 18 (1.83%) Symmetrix
16 17 (1.73%) HP Storage
17 16 (1.63%) Physics
17 16 (1.63%) Virtual Team
18 12 (1.22%) Blackberry
18 12 (1.22%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 458 (46.69%) Linux
2 375 (38.23%) Windows
3 230 (23.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 221 (22.53%) Solaris
5 219 (22.32%) Unix
6 153 (15.60%) Windows Server
7 138 (14.07%) AIX
8 80 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (4.18%) HPUX
10 41 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (3.16%) CentOS
12 24 (2.45%) Windows 7
13 22 (2.24%) SUSE
14 17 (1.73%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.33%) Android
16 12 (1.22%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (19.78%) ITIL
2 164 (16.72%) Migration
3 113 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (10.09%) High Availability
5 65 (6.63%) DevOps
6 63 (6.42%) Change Management
7 62 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 52 (5.30%) Configuration Management
8 52 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
9 51 (5.20%) Service Delivery
10 43 (4.38%) Open Source
11 40 (4.08%) Project Management
12 38 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (3.57%) Service Management
14 33 (3.36%) Performance Monitoring
15 30 (3.06%) TOGAF
16 29 (2.96%) Benchmarking
17 27 (2.75%) Virtual Environments
18 26 (2.65%) Load Balancing
19 25 (2.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (15.39%) SQL
2 75 (7.65%) Java
3 65 (6.63%) Python
4 57 (5.81%) PowerShell
5 51 (5.20%) Ruby
6 50 (5.10%) Perl
7 35 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 30 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 28 (2.85%) Shell Script
10 26 (2.65%) C
11 15 (1.53%) Assembly Language
12 13 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.92%) PHP
14 8 (0.82%) Bourne shell
15 7 (0.71%) VB
16 5 (0.51%) VBScript
17 4 (0.41%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.31%) C#
18 3 (0.31%) C++
18 3 (0.31%) Go
Qualifications
1 189 (19.27%) Security Cleared
2 133 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 53 (5.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 52 (5.30%) RHCE
5 49 (4.99%) DV Cleared
6 42 (4.28%) Degree
7 33 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (2.75%) CCNA
9 25 (2.55%) CCNP
9 25 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (1.73%) EMCSA
11 16 (1.63%) VCAP
12 15 (1.53%) MCSE
13 12 (1.22%) EMCISA
13 12 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.02%) RHCSA
15 9 (0.92%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.71%) VCP6
17 6 (0.61%) EMC Certification
17 6 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.40%) SLA
2 11 (1.12%) QA
3 10 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.51%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.10%) ARP4761
7 1 (0.10%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.10%) DO-160
7 1 (0.10%) DO-254
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 267 (27.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (18.04%) Active Directory
3 92 (9.38%) vSphere
4 82 (8.36%) KVM
5 75 (7.65%) Oracle RAC
6 73 (7.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 54 (5.50%) VMware ESX
8 52 (5.30%) Hyper-V
9 46 (4.69%) NFS
10 41 (4.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 39 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
12 37 (3.77%) Xen
13 35 (3.57%) SRDF
14 32 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
15 29 (2.96%) XenApp
16 26 (2.65%) Firmware
17 22 (2.24%) GlusterFS
18 21 (2.14%) vCloud
19 16 (1.63%) Docker
19 16 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 101 (10.30%) NetBackup
2 97 (9.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 82 (8.36%) Puppet
4 50 (5.10%) Nagios
5 49 (4.99%) SCCM
6 41 (4.18%) EMC VPLEX
7 37 (3.77%) SCOM
8 35 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 29 (2.96%) Red Hat Satellite
10 28 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (2.34%) Oracle ZFS
11 23 (2.34%) vRealize
12 21 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
13 20 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 19 (1.94%) Zenoss
15 17 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
16 15 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
17 14 (1.43%) Ansible
17 14 (1.43%) Cobbler
18 13 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 429 (43.73%) VMware
2 284 (28.95%) Cisco
3 262 (26.71%) HP
4 255 (25.99%) Oracle
5 229 (23.34%) Red Hat
6 219 (22.32%) NetApp
7 165 (16.82%) Microsoft
8 149 (15.19%) Citrix
8 149 (15.19%) IBM
9 121 (12.33%) Veritas
10 88 (8.97%) Brocade
11 55 (5.61%) 3PAR
11 55 (5.61%) Dell
11 55 (5.61%) Symantec
12 45 (4.59%) Sun
13 36 (3.67%) Intel
14 35 (3.57%) SolarWinds
15 28 (2.85%) Juniper
16 26 (2.65%) StorageTek
17 23 (2.34%) Sybase
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