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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 87 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing EMC 27 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.12% 0.93% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 2.00% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
1177 949 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.74% 46.61% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 481 464
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 82 101
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.52 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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
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 21 November 2014. 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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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 10 £300 - 7
Shropshire - 10 - -
Coventry -8 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £450 - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Halesowen - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) SAN
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (30.61%) Migration
5 14 (28.57%) VMware
5 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (24.49%) DHCP
6 12 (24.49%) DNS
7 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
7 11 (22.45%) SCCM
7 11 (22.45%) SCOM
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (20.41%) HP
8 10 (20.41%) Solaris
8 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
9 9 (18.37%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.24%) SQL
10 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
10 6 (12.24%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (10.20%) FalconStor
11 5 (10.20%) Dell
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco
11 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
11 5 (10.20%) Dot Hill
12 4 (8.16%) Citrix
12 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
12 4 (8.16%) SAP
12 4 (8.16%) Linux

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) DHCP
2 12 (24.49%) DNS
3 6 (12.24%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Storage Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Backup Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Operations Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Wiki
3 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.41%) Solaris
6 4 (8.16%) Linux
7 3 (6.12%) UNIX
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.08%) AIX
8 2 (4.08%) HPUX
8 2 (4.08%) SUSE
9 1 (2.04%) Fedora
9 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Migration
2 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
3 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.12%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.04%) High Availability
6 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.04%) CAD
6 1 (2.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) Korn
4 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) EMC Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.08%) SRDF
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) RHEV
5 1 (2.04%) Postfix
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) SCCM
1 11 (22.45%) SCOM
2 9 (18.37%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (8.16%) Ionix
4 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (2.04%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) HP
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Dell
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) FalconStor
4 5 (10.20%) Dot Hill
5 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
5 4 (8.16%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
6 3 (6.12%) Juniper
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 2 (4.08%) Brocade
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) Veritas
7 2 (4.08%) Apple
7 2 (4.08%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) Meru Networks
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