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 27 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 80 79
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing EMC 10 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.81% 1.56% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 3.47% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £413 £431 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +56.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £499 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 421 606 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.28% 44.99% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 287 191
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £26.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -39.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for EMC.

1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) EMC VNX
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) arcserve
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Clustering
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) High Availability
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Ansible
7 2 (13.33%) Docker
7 2 (13.33%) RHEV
7 2 (13.33%) Rundeck
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef

EMC
Co-occurring 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) FileNet
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Domino
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) EMC VNX
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VCAP
1 2 (13.33%) VCP6
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Docker
3 2 (13.33%) RHEV
3 2 (13.33%) SRDF
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Control-M
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Rundeck
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (13.33%) vRealize
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) arcserve
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Lotus
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow