The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix DMX in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix DMX over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Symmetrix DMX
Rank 550 543 484
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -59
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 29 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.042% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 20
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£450 £401 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £424 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £245 -
% change year-on-year
+73.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15473 15376 13456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 30.70% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9538 9406 8067
Average daily rate £425 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 591 611 745
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Symmetrix DMX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Symmetrix DMX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK.

Symmetrix DMX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Symmetrix DMX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK.

Symmetrix DMX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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 -1 29 £450 +12.35% 1
London +5 22 £450 +10.42% 1
City of London +13 4 £463 +11.58%

Symmetrix DMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX.

1 45 (100.00%) EMC
2 34 (75.56%) SAN
2 34 (75.56%) VMware
3 27 (60.00%) HPUX
4 25 (55.56%) Symmetrix
5 24 (53.33%) Windows
6 21 (46.67%) Cisco
6 21 (46.67%) Migration
7 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (42.22%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (40.00%) SRDF
10 15 (33.33%) Linux
11 13 (28.89%) Banking
12 12 (26.67%) CLARiiON
13 11 (24.44%) Veritas
13 11 (24.44%) UNIX
13 11 (24.44%) Solaris
13 11 (24.44%) Sun
13 11 (24.44%) EMC Centera
13 11 (24.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 11 (24.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (22.22%) Korn
14 10 (22.22%) Wiki
14 10 (22.22%) Finance
14 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
14 10 (22.22%) HP
14 10 (22.22%) Shell Script
14 10 (22.22%) SUSE

Symmetrix DMX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) SAN
2 8 (17.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (28.89%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Consultant
1 14 (31.11%) Storage Consultant
2 11 (24.44%) Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) EMC Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Storage Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Symmetrix
2 12 (26.67%) CLARiiON
3 11 (24.44%) EMC Centera
4 10 (22.22%) Wiki
5 8 (17.78%) Clustering
6 6 (13.33%) Celerra
7 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) HPUX
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (24.44%) UNIX
5 11 (24.44%) Solaris
6 10 (22.22%) SUSE
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
3 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 10 (22.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (40.00%) SRDF
3 11 (24.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (24.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) EMC
2 34 (75.56%) VMware
3 21 (46.67%) Cisco
4 11 (24.44%) Sun
4 11 (24.44%) Veritas
5 10 (22.22%) HP
6 9 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (11.11%) Brocade
8 4 (8.89%) IBM
8 4 (8.89%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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