The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Dell EMC.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 105 118
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Contract jobs citing EMC 9 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.61% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 7
Median daily rate £513 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -3.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £425
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £63.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £48.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -32.98% +25.16%  

EMC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 939 1303 1403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.73% 52.95% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 669 694
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 47 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing EMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for EMC in Berkshire

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EMC in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Berkshire

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in Berkshire

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bracknell 0 3 - - 1
Reading +9 2 £463 +2.77% 1
Windsor +2 2 £550 +10.00%
Newbury - 2 £320 -
EMC
South East

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 36 (78.26%) VMware
3 31 (67.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (65.22%) Linux
5 28 (60.87%) SAN
6 25 (54.35%) Windows
7 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 20 (43.48%) NetApp
9 18 (39.13%) EMC VNX
9 18 (39.13%) EMC VMAX
10 17 (36.96%) Unix
10 17 (36.96%) Solaris
11 16 (34.78%) IBM
12 15 (32.61%) AIX
12 15 (32.61%) Mainframe
13 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
13 14 (30.43%) HP
13 14 (30.43%) IBM Mainframe
14 12 (26.09%) Law
15 11 (23.91%) Firewall
16 9 (19.57%) Data Management
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (19.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
16 9 (19.57%) CCNP
16 9 (19.57%) CCNA
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (17.39%) Puppet
17 8 (17.39%) CentOS

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (60.87%) SAN
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (13.04%) BGP
5 5 (10.87%) MPLS
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.35%) DHCP
7 2 (4.35%) DNS
7 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.35%) OSPF
7 2 (4.35%) Skype
7 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless
7 2 (4.35%) WLAN
8 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.17%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 12 (26.09%) Law
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) VMWare Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Deployment Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (39.13%) EMC VMAX
2 18 (39.13%) EMC VNX
3 15 (32.61%) Mainframe
4 14 (30.43%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (8.70%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) Replication
7 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Solaris
3 17 (36.96%) Unix
4 15 (32.61%) AIX
5 8 (17.39%) CentOS
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Data Management
2 4 (8.70%) Change Management
2 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.70%) IT Strategy
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Service Management
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.35%) Data Deduplication
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (4.35%) Network Design
4 2 (4.35%) Product Management
4 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
2 8 (17.39%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby
3 4 (8.70%) C
4 3 (6.52%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CCNA
1 9 (19.57%) CCNP
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) NCDA
4 1 (2.17%) NCIE
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) vSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (8.70%) vCloud
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) Firmware
6 1 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Nagios
2 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (17.39%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) vRealize
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.52%) vMotion
5 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) Netcool
6 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.17%) SCCM
6 1 (2.17%) SCOM
6 1 (2.17%) Unicenter
6 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 36 (78.26%) VMware
3 20 (43.48%) NetApp
4 16 (34.78%) IBM
5 14 (30.43%) HP
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.04%) Oracle
9 5 (10.87%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.52%) F5
11 2 (4.35%) Avaya
11 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.35%) Citrix
11 2 (4.35%) Genesys
11 2 (4.35%) Juniper
11 2 (4.35%) SAP
11 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
11 2 (4.35%) Veritas
12 1 (2.17%) Meridio
12 1 (2.17%) Mitel