Period
to 31 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 31 May 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 449 509 502
Rank change year-on-year +60 -7 -38
Contract jobs citing EMC 142 337 413
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.95% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 206 234
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £299 £313 £263
90th Percentile £538 £638 £588
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +30.77%
10th Percentile £22.70 £22.50 £32.60
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.75 £49.65
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +25.93%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,861 35,469 38,413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.98% 42.46% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,782 22,304 23,992
Median daily rate £451 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.01% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £238 £263 £250
90th Percentile £675 £645 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 1,175 1,359
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.10% +8.74% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.95 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% +8.57% -

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EMC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing EMC in England.

Daily rate trend for EMC in England

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing EMC in England over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing EMC in England.

Hourly rate trend for EMC in England

EMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing EMC in England over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for EMC in England

EMC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the England region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
London +88 57 £419 -11.84% 12
North of England +94 43 £450 - 4
North West +79 35 £425 +6.25% 3
South East +90 19 £450 -5.26% 10
East of England +52 10 £300 -36.84% 6
Midlands +76 8 £525 +61.54% 1
Yorkshire +44 8 £463 +2.78% 1
West Midlands +53 7 £525 +61.54% 1
South West +44 5 £475 -0.78% 2
East Midlands +43 1 £305 -32.22%
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for EMC.

1 82 (57.75%) VMware
2 71 (50.00%) Windows
3 62 (43.66%) SAN
4 57 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (38.03%) Dell
6 50 (35.21%) NetApp
7 47 (33.10%) Cisco
8 43 (30.28%) Windows Server
9 42 (29.58%) Microsoft
10 40 (28.17%) Active Directory
11 39 (27.46%) Security Cleared
12 37 (26.06%) Azure
12 37 (26.06%) Linux
13 36 (25.35%) SC Cleared
14 33 (23.24%) NetBackup
15 30 (21.13%) Data Centre
16 26 (18.31%) VMware ESXi
16 26 (18.31%) Office 365
17 25 (17.61%) PowerShell
17 25 (17.61%) EMC VNX
17 25 (17.61%) Unix
17 25 (17.61%) HP
18 24 (16.90%) SCCM
18 24 (16.90%) Hyper-V
18 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 23 (16.20%) NAS
19 23 (16.20%) Citrix
20 22 (15.49%) Firewall
20 22 (15.49%) AWS
20 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012

EMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.63%) Confluence
2 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.23%) IIS
5 5 (3.52%) Anypoint
5 5 (3.52%) Mule
6 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.11%) Apache
7 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.41%) Documentum
8 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.41%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (26.06%) Azure
2 26 (18.31%) Office 365
3 22 (15.49%) AWS
4 9 (6.34%) GCP
5 8 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.52%) GitHub
6 5 (3.52%) IaaS
6 5 (3.52%) SaaS
7 3 (2.11%) PaaS
8 2 (1.41%) Datadog
9 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 62 (43.66%) SAN
2 23 (16.20%) NAS
3 22 (15.49%) Firewall
4 18 (12.68%) DNS
5 11 (7.75%) DHCP
5 11 (7.75%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (7.75%) VLAN
6 8 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (5.63%) LAN
6 8 (5.63%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (5.63%) WAN
7 7 (4.93%) NetScaler
7 7 (4.93%) SNMP
8 6 (4.23%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (3.52%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.82%) DMZ
10 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.11%) BGP
11 3 (2.11%) MPLS
11 3 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.41%) Big Data
7 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) EDMS
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.34%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.52%) JIRA
4 4 (2.82%) GitLab
4 4 (2.82%) Hudson
5 3 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.70%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Local Government
3 7 (4.93%) Electronics
3 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Automotive
4 4 (2.82%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Legal
4 4 (2.82%) Military
5 3 (2.11%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.70%) Avionics
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (12.68%) Consultant
2 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (11.27%) Storage Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Administrator
5 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (6.34%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (4.93%) Backup Consultant
6 7 (4.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (4.23%) IT Support
7 6 (4.23%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) DBA
8 5 (3.52%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 5 (3.52%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (3.52%) Storage and Backup Consultant
8 5 (3.52%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) RAML
2 3 (2.11%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.11%) gRPC
2 3 (2.11%) JDBC
2 3 (2.11%) ODBC
2 3 (2.11%) REST
2 3 (2.11%) RESTful
2 3 (2.11%) Swagger
3 2 (1.41%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 25 (17.61%) EMC VNX
3 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (10.56%) Clustering
5 11 (7.75%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (4.23%) CLARiiON
7 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.23%) Replication
8 5 (3.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 4 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (2.11%) EMC Centera
10 3 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (2.11%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.41%) Celerra
11 2 (1.41%) Taxonomies
11 2 (1.41%) VHDL
12 1 (0.70%) Symmetrix DMX
12 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (50.00%) Windows
2 43 (30.28%) Windows Server
3 37 (26.06%) Linux
4 25 (17.61%) Unix
5 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (5.63%) Solaris
10 5 (3.52%) CentOS
10 5 (3.52%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (2.82%) VMS
11 4 (2.82%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.41%) AIX
12 2 (1.41%) Fedora
12 2 (1.41%) HPUX
12 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (14.79%) Migration
3 20 (14.08%) ITIL
4 15 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.15%) High Availability
6 11 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (7.75%) Infrastructure as Code
6 11 (7.75%) Service Management
6 11 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.04%) DevOps
7 10 (7.04%) IT Strategy
7 10 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.34%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (6.34%) Security Management
8 9 (6.34%) Storage Management
9 8 (5.63%) Change Management
9 8 (5.63%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.61%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.68%) SQL
3 11 (7.75%) Python
4 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.52%) Perl
5 5 (3.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.82%) C
6 4 (2.82%) C#
6 4 (2.82%) Go
6 4 (2.82%) Korn
7 2 (1.41%) Java
7 2 (1.41%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Security Cleared
2 36 (25.35%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.45%) Degree
4 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.93%) CCNA
6 6 (4.23%) MCSE
7 4 (2.82%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.41%) CCNP
9 2 (1.41%) CISSP
9 2 (1.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.41%) GIAC
9 2 (1.41%) HND
9 2 (1.41%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.41%) SANS
9 2 (1.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.11%) GDPR
2 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) ECSS
3 2 (1.41%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 57 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (28.17%) Active Directory
3 26 (18.31%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (16.90%) Hyper-V
5 20 (14.08%) vSphere
6 18 (12.68%) XenApp
7 7 (4.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.23%) Docker
8 6 (4.23%) Firmware
9 5 (3.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.82%) NFS
11 3 (2.11%) BitLocker
12 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.41%) Samba
12 2 (1.41%) SRDF
12 2 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (1.41%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.41%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (23.24%) NetBackup
2 24 (16.90%) SCCM
3 16 (11.27%) Ansible
3 16 (11.27%) Puppet
4 13 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (9.15%) SCOM
4 13 (9.15%) SnapMirror
5 12 (8.45%) WSUS
6 9 (6.34%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (5.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Avamar
8 7 (4.93%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (4.93%) SnapVault
8 7 (4.93%) vCenter Server
9 6 (4.23%) Kubernetes
9 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (3.52%) SCOrch
10 5 (3.52%) Terraform
10 5 (3.52%) vRealize
10 5 (3.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 82 (57.75%) VMware
2 54 (38.03%) Dell
3 50 (35.21%) NetApp
4 47 (33.10%) Cisco
5 42 (29.58%) Microsoft
6 25 (17.61%) HP
7 23 (16.20%) Citrix
8 16 (11.27%) IBM
9 15 (10.56%) EqualLogic
10 13 (9.15%) Isilon
10 13 (9.15%) Red Hat
11 12 (8.45%) Hitachi
12 11 (7.75%) Brocade
12 11 (7.75%) Oracle
13 8 (5.63%) 3PAR
13 8 (5.63%) CommVault
13 8 (5.63%) McAfee
13 8 (5.63%) Splunk
13 8 (5.63%) Veeam
14 7 (4.93%) Nimble Storage