The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 85 56
Rank change year-on-year +20 -29  
Contract jobs citing EMC 5 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.26% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 0.76% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £413
% change year-on-year -1.84% -1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £49.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -34.34% +27.74%  

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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 339 529 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.13% 34.92% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 283 205
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Edinburgh

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Edinburgh

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for EMC.

1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (44.44%) EMC VNX
5 4 (44.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (33.33%) SRDF
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (33.33%) Change Control
7 2 (22.22%) PaaS
7 2 (22.22%) Ansible
7 2 (22.22%) Docker
7 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (22.22%) Java EE

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) EMC VNX
1 4 (44.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) VCAP
2 2 (22.22%) VCP6
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) SRDF
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
2 1 (11.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle