Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 90 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing EMC 17 1 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.35% 0.077% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 0.17% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 12
Cheshire median daily rate £371 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £260 £450 £364
90th Percentile £486 £450 £570
North West median daily rate £375 £403 £424
% change year-on-year -6.83% -5.01% +32.42%
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 537 586 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.79% 45.18% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 384 471
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.03% +6.11%
10th Percentile £231 £207 £250
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 36
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £15.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +9.03% -9.61%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.25 £9.49
90th Percentile £30.65 £23.75 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.69% +5.00% +6.06%

EMC
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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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

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 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Knutsford - 4 £324 -
Warrington +4 2 - -
Chester - 2 £280 -
Crewe - 1 £265 -
EMC
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 7 (41.18%) Dell
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Brocade
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
6 4 (23.53%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
7 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
7 3 (17.65%) Data Guard

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SAN Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EMC VMAX
1 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) AIX
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
2 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Break/Fix
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Data Guard
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Netcool
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Dell
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Brocade
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Veeam
6 2 (11.76%) Veritas
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow