The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC
Rank 92 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing EMC 21 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.43% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.92% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Average daily rate £340 £330 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £212 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £26.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% +41.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £27.60 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.12% +20.65%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1235 925 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.57% 49.02% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 401 451
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 128 98
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.03 £37.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
EMC
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 6 £350 - 2
Coventry -3 3 - - 3
Warwickshire -11 1 £350 -
Birmingham -21 1 £350 +27.27% 3
Dudley - - - -
Halesowen - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 3 (12.00%) CCIE
5 3 (12.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Lync
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Lync
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Documentum
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Avionics
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Storage Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Support
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Backup Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (8.00%) EMC Centera
2 2 (8.00%) Celerra
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CCIE
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) CAPM
4 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PgMP
4 1 (4.00%) APMP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
1 6 (24.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (8.00%) RepliStor
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) NetApp
1 4 (16.00%) Symantec
2 3 (12.00%) Citrix
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Dot Hill
3 2 (8.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (4.00%) FalconStor
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