Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 97 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 -5
Contract jobs citing EMC 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 1.20% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -20.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £363 £150 £475
90th Percentile £575 £429 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +44.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £24.50
West Midlands median hourly rate - £13.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -60.00% +8.33%

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 Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 680 752 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.96% 49.67% 47.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 450 340
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £217
90th Percentile £541 £575 £501
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.57 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +7.38% -8.52% -

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for EMC in Birmingham

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Birmingham

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in Birmingham

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EMC.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (20.00%) Kafka
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Loose Coupling
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

EMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DWDM
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Loose Coupling
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO