The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 649 - 626
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix 4 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.023% - 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £330 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
17771 19133 18680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.30% 32.99% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11506 11963 11343
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 813 810
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.99 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.60 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Symmetrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symmetrix
Daily Rate Trend

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

Symmetrix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symmetrix
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Symmetrix Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symmetrix
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £330 -
North East - 4 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £330 -
England - 4 £330 -

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix.

1 12 (100.00%) EMC
2 10 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
3 6 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
3 6 (50.00%) EMCSA
3 6 (50.00%) EMCISA
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Brocade
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Symmetrix
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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VXLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Informix
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Data Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 4 (33.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) EMCISA
1 6 (50.00%) EMCSA
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CCDE
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 4 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Novell
6 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas