Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 87 148
Rank change year-on-year -52 +61 -22
Contract jobs citing EMC 27 85 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 2.01% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 3.94% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 18
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.62% - +32.62%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £300
90th Percentile £529 £575 £516
South East median daily rate £395 £419 £369
% change year-on-year -5.67% +13.56% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +147.31% -
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +16.43% +100.00% -57.06%

EMC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2015 2160 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.27% 51.11% 50.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1117 1278
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 123 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.88 £44.66 £46.49
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing EMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Berkshire

EMC
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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 12 £450 +28.57%
Reading -9 4 - -
Newbury -5 3 £300 -35.14%
Slough +7 2 £350 +9.38%
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -
EMC
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 15 (55.56%) IBM
3 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
5 12 (44.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) NetApp
7 10 (37.04%) EMC VNX
7 10 (37.04%) Private Cloud
8 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
9 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
10 7 (25.93%) vSphere
10 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (22.22%) Retail
11 6 (22.22%) Dell
11 6 (22.22%) AIX
11 6 (22.22%) Unix
11 6 (22.22%) DevOps
11 6 (22.22%) vRealize
12 5 (18.52%) vCenter Server
12 5 (18.52%) Ansible
12 5 (18.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

EMC
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 (14.81%) OpenStack
1 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Domino
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) FCoE
4 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 12 (44.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 10 (37.04%) EMC VNX
3 10 (37.04%) Private Cloud
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Exalogic
5 4 (14.81%) Replication
6 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) AIX
6 6 (22.22%) Unix
7 5 (18.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (14.81%) CentOS
8 4 (14.81%) SUSE
9 3 (11.11%) Solaris
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Coaching
3 3 (11.11%) Service Design
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) API Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Kanban
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Server Building
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
1 4 (14.81%) Python
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Korn
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 5 (18.52%) vCloud
5 4 (14.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (11.11%) VMware NSX
6 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 3 (11.11%) XenServer
7 2 (7.41%) Docker
7 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.41%) KVM
7 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (3.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (22.22%) vRealize
3 5 (18.52%) Ansible
3 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) vCenter Server
4 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (11.11%) SCCM
5 2 (7.41%) CFEngine
5 2 (7.41%) CloudForms
5 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
5 2 (7.41%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.41%) SCOM
5 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (7.41%) Unicenter
5 2 (7.41%) yum
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) IBM
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) NetApp
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) HP
6 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
7 6 (22.22%) Dell
8 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
8 5 (18.52%) Sun
9 4 (14.81%) Brocade
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Citrix
10 3 (11.11%) Intel
10 3 (11.11%) SAP
10 3 (11.11%) Symantec
11 2 (7.41%) CA
11 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
11 2 (7.41%) Lotus
11 2 (7.41%) Nimsoft