Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 78 103
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 -15
Contract jobs citing EMC 12 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.91% 1.43% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 3.22% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Cheshire median daily rate £280 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.78% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £252 £367 £356
90th Percentile £408 £503 £526
North West median daily rate £280 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -30.00% -5.88% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £20.73 -

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 569 653 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.94% 44.60% 35.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 437 459
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £252 £263 £249
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 39
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -5.77% -1.44%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.82
90th Percentile £32.70 £22.20 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £16.10 £18.13 £17.42
% change year-on-year -11.20% +4.05% +8.88%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EMC in Cheshire

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in Cheshire

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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

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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 6 months to 19 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
Chester - 4 £280 -
Knutsford - 3 £280 -
Warrington +3 1 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 £375 -
Crewe - 1 £265 -
EMC
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) EMC VNX
4 5 (41.67%) NAS
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Local Government
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat

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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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) Veeam
7 2 (16.67%) Veritas
8 1 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (8.33%) Remedy
8 1 (8.33%) Symantec