The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 85 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing EMC 39 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.55% 0.91% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 1.83% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Average daily rate £513 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.36% +2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £381 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £29.75 £22.69 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.11% -24.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +14.28%
EMC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1187 1091 1014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.16% 49.39% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 555 494
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 104 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.41 £17.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% -6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £29.00 £116.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EMC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

EMC
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EMC across the West Midlands region.

EMC Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

EMC Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

EMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC across the West Midlands region.

EMC Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

EMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

EMC Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

EMC
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -6 8 - -
Shropshire -14 8 £475 -
Solihull - 8 - -
Coventry -1 2 £325 - 4
Wolverhampton +4 1 £513 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing EMC 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 EMC.

1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Linux
3 32 (52.46%) Unix
4 30 (49.18%) VMware
5 24 (39.34%) Documentum
6 23 (37.70%) Pega
7 20 (32.79%) JBoss
7 20 (32.79%) Java
8 19 (31.15%) WebLogic
8 19 (31.15%) CA
8 19 (31.15%) Captiva
8 19 (31.15%) CA Spectrum
9 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (26.23%) Network Management
10 16 (26.23%) Red Hat
10 16 (26.23%) Oracle
11 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.95%) Cisco
12 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (22.95%) System Testing
12 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
13 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
14 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
14 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (19.67%) CCNA
14 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
14 12 (19.67%) Perl
14 12 (19.67%) Solaris

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing EMC 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 EMC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (39.34%) Documentum
2 20 (32.79%) JBoss
3 19 (31.15%) Captiva
3 19 (31.15%) WebLogic
4 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Maximo
1 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
1 6 (9.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) VoIP
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Military
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Architect
2 14 (22.95%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) EMC Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Designer
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Network Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Support
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Documentum Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) jQuery
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) e-Health
2 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.28%) Physics
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) IVR
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.64%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Linux
3 32 (52.46%) Unix
4 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (19.67%) Solaris
8 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Network Management
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) System Testing
4 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.48%) Project Management
6 6 (9.84%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (6.56%) Computer Architecture
8 3 (4.92%) BPMN
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.92%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Network Design
9 2 (3.28%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.28%) Service Management
9 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.28%) Time Management
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) Perl
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.67%) CCNA
2 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) VCP5
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (31.15%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (18.03%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.64%) OpenView
3 1 (1.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) VMware
2 23 (37.70%) Pega
3 19 (31.15%) CA
4 16 (26.23%) Oracle
4 16 (26.23%) Red Hat
5 14 (22.95%) Cisco
6 8 (13.11%) webMethods
7 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.56%) Splunk
8 3 (4.92%) Avaya
8 3 (4.92%) SevOne
9 2 (3.28%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) NICE Systems
9 2 (3.28%) SAP
10 1 (1.64%) Citrix
10 1 (1.64%) Dell
10 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.64%) IBM
10 1 (1.64%) Intel
10 1 (1.64%) Veeam