The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 51 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24  
Contract jobs citing EMC 2 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.32% 2.52% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 5.32% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.18% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.26 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +10.01% +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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 284 432 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.94% 47.26% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 299 220
Median daily rate £388 £425 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -0.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 3 27
Median hourly rate £13.63 £21.00 £16.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.11% +28.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £21.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £27.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Cheshire

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Cheshire

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Chester - 1 £525 -
EMC
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

EMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec