The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX over the 3 months to 27 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix DMX
Rank 115 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% - 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£349 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £378 £395
% change year-on-year
-4.63% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
611 493 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.50% 24.07% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 275 199
Average daily rate £357 £323 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.54% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 39 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

Symmetrix DMX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symmetrix DMX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Symmetrix DMX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symmetrix DMX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Symmetrix DMX
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symmetrix DMX Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Symmetrix DMX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX.

1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) SRDF
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Symmetrix DMX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Sun