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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
England / West Midlands
Rank 104 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs citing EMC 19 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 1.58% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 3.41% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Median daily rate £398 £513 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.43% +70.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £445 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £513 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%

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
1092 1116 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.61% 46.31% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 548 540
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 99
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.70 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +5 11 £325 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £400 -
Solihull -12 2 - -
Coventry -17 1 £500 +53.84%
Staffordshire - 1 £395 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco
4 12 (33.33%) IBM
4 12 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (30.56%) HP
6 10 (27.78%) SAN
6 10 (27.78%) SLA
6 10 (27.78%) Change Management
7 9 (25.00%) Migration
7 9 (25.00%) NetApp
7 9 (25.00%) Dell
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 8 (22.22%) Network Security
8 8 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (19.44%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (19.44%) Escalation Management
9 7 (19.44%) Symmetrix DMX
9 7 (19.44%) SRDF
9 7 (19.44%) Workflow
9 7 (19.44%) CLARiiON
10 6 (16.67%) Service Management
10 6 (16.67%) ITSM
10 6 (16.67%) MPLS
10 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 6 (16.67%) Ethernet

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Captiva
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) Network Security
3 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 6 (16.67%) FCAPS
3 6 (16.67%) MPLS
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) IPv6
5 1 (2.78%) Intranet
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Network Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Storage Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (5.56%) HP Storage Architect
7 1 (2.78%) EMC Storage Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) CLARiiON
2 7 (19.44%) Symmetrix DMX
3 6 (16.67%) CMDB
3 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
5 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (8.33%) EMC VNX
6 3 (8.33%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.78%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) HPUX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 9 (25.00%) Migration
4 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 7 (19.44%) Escalation Management
5 7 (19.44%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (16.67%) ITSM
6 6 (16.67%) Service Management
7 5 (13.89%) Network Management
7 5 (13.89%) Product Management
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (5.56%) Presales
10 1 (2.78%) Data Enrichment
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) SRDF
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) IBM
3 11 (30.56%) HP
4 9 (25.00%) Dell
4 9 (25.00%) NetApp
5 8 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 6 (16.67%) CA
6 6 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 6 (16.67%) SevOne
6 6 (16.67%) VMware
7 5 (13.89%) Brocade
7 5 (13.89%) BT
8 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.33%) Isilon
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.56%) Avaya
10 2 (5.56%) NICE Systems
11 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint