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 3 months to 28 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.

EMC
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs citing EMC 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.29% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 0.96% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £413
% change year-on-year -3.61% +0.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 282 313 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 45.41% 46.65% 45.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 168 202
Median daily rate £381 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.04% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 20
Median hourly rate £17.81 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.43% -17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £9.00 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £22.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 28 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EMC.

1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) SLA
2 7 (53.85%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Dell
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Escalation Management
5 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (30.77%) SRDF
5 4 (30.77%) Brocade
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) CLARiiON
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification

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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Storage Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) HP Storage Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) CLARiiON
2 4 (30.77%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (30.77%) Escalation Management
4 4 (30.77%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
7 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) SRDF
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
1 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Brocade
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) NICE Systems
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds