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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC
Rank 117 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Contract jobs citing EMC 13 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 1.49% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 3.26% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £448 £500 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £385 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -32.72%
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
1239 1167 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.30% 45.66% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 571 586
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 55 106
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.83 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £10.56 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.72 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%

EMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing EMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 December 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Solihull -11 5 - -
Birmingham -8 4 £150 -70.00% 3
Coventry -12 2 £500 +53.84%
Warwickshire +2 1 £550 -
Staffordshire - 1 £395 - 1
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for EMC.

1 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) MPLS
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) Service Management
7 9 (23.08%) CA
7 9 (23.08%) ITSM
7 9 (23.08%) FCAPS
7 9 (23.08%) SevOne
8 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
8 8 (20.51%) ServiceNow
8 8 (20.51%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (20.51%) CMDB
8 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
8 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
9 7 (17.95%) DNS
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) Unix
9 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.38%) Java
10 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
10 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.38%) Documentum
10 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (15.38%) Pega
10 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (15.38%) Documentum
1 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.13%) Captiva
5 2 (5.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) MPLS
2 9 (23.08%) FCAPS
3 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) Firewall
5 4 (10.26%) IPv6
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) Intranet
7 2 (5.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Back Office
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Network Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) CSS
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) CMDB
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.13%) Verilog
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.82%) Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) ITSM
2 9 (23.08%) Service Management
3 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.51%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Network Management
5 4 (10.26%) Case Management
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) Data Enrichment
6 2 (5.13%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) FPGA Design
6 2 (5.13%) Presales
6 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (5.13%) Firmware
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) CA
3 9 (23.08%) SevOne
4 8 (20.51%) ServiceNow
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) BT
6 6 (15.38%) Pega
7 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix
8 3 (7.69%) Isilon
8 3 (7.69%) NetApp
8 3 (7.69%) Sophos
8 3 (7.69%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) Altera
9 2 (5.13%) Xilinx
10 1 (2.56%) Avaya
10 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint