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 June 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.

EMC
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 69 92
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23  
Contract jobs citing EMC 13 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 2.15% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 4.24% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 16
Median daily rate £575 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  

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 876 1179 1242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 50.71% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 615 588
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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
Windsor -1 7 £575 +15.00%
Bracknell -3 4 £269 -16.97%
Newbury +2 1 £335 -
Maidenhead - 1 £300 -
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South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (50.00%) CentOS
3 11 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (45.45%) DevOps
4 10 (45.45%) Data Management
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) Nagios
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) SAN
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 9 (40.91%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) HP
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) EMC VNX
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (22.73%) Ruby
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) Perl
9 5 (22.73%) vSphere
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008

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Co-occurring 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) VMWare Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) EMC VNX
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) CentOS
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Solaris
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) SUSE
9 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Management
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) API Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Kanban
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) RHCE
2 4 (18.18%) RHCSA
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) NCDA
3 1 (4.55%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) vCloud
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (40.91%) Nagios
4 4 (18.18%) Unicenter
4 4 (18.18%) vCenter Server
5 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
5 3 (13.64%) Netcool
5 3 (13.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) vRealize
6 2 (9.09%) Ansible
6 2 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
7 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
7 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (4.55%) SCCM
7 1 (4.55%) SCOM
7 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
7 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
7 1 (4.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 8 (36.36%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Veritas
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) Meridio
7 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) IBM
9 1 (4.55%) Brocade
9 1 (4.55%) CA
9 1 (4.55%) CommVault
9 1 (4.55%) Dell
9 1 (4.55%) Lotus
9 1 (4.55%) McAfee
9 1 (4.55%) Sun
9 1 (4.55%) SunGard