Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 492 336 382
Rank change year-on-year -156 +46 -80
Contract jobs citing EMC 385 687 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.57% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 456 350
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £291 £275 £277
90th Percentile £538 £556 £538
UK median daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 25
England median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +25.00% -25.33%
10th Percentile £30.55 £20.73 £17.50
90th Percentile £43.70 £43.56 £42.38
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -12.75%

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 40256 43645 45307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 45.17% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25236 26986 27222
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1350 1538 1950
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in England

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor 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 20 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
London -99 165 £450 +3.45% 24
South East -74 91 £395 -5.67% 14
North of England -32 59 £310 -6.06% 5
South West +32 36 £425 +21.43% 6
North East +20 30 £310 +0.40%
Midlands -5 28 £375 -6.25% 2
North West -13 18 £280 -30.00% 2
East Midlands +7 16 £388 -8.01% 1
West Midlands -6 12 £306 -23.44% 1
Yorkshire -6 11 £425 -2.86% 3
East of England -30 8 £450 +20.00% 14
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for EMC.

1 202 (52.47%) SAN
2 182 (47.27%) Windows
3 172 (44.68%) Linux
4 171 (44.42%) VMware
5 141 (36.62%) Cisco
6 114 (29.61%) HP
7 99 (25.71%) NetApp
8 97 (25.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 94 (24.42%) Finance
10 90 (23.38%) Windows Server
11 87 (22.60%) Unix
11 87 (22.60%) Solaris
12 86 (22.34%) Red Hat
13 84 (21.82%) Microsoft
14 83 (21.56%) Data Centre
15 82 (21.30%) NetBackup
16 81 (21.04%) Security Cleared
17 80 (20.78%) Brocade
18 77 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 77 (20.00%) Veritas
19 73 (18.96%) NAS
20 69 (17.92%) ITIL
21 68 (17.66%) IBM
21 68 (17.66%) Active Directory
22 64 (16.62%) Symantec
22 64 (16.62%) Fibre Channel
23 63 (16.36%) AIX
24 59 (15.32%) EMC VNX
25 56 (14.55%) Migration
26 53 (13.77%) SC Cleared

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 26 (6.75%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.64%) Apache
3 14 (3.64%) OpenStack
4 12 (3.12%) IIS
4 12 (3.12%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.60%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.56%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.30%) Drupal
9 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.30%) WordPress
10 4 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.78%) Confluence
11 3 (0.78%) Documentum
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
12 2 (0.52%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (6.75%) Office 365
4 21 (5.45%) IaaS
5 7 (1.82%) PaaS
6 4 (1.04%) SaaS
7 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.52%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 202 (52.47%) SAN
2 73 (18.96%) NAS
3 64 (16.62%) Fibre Channel
4 42 (10.91%) Firewall
5 35 (9.09%) DNS
6 30 (7.79%) WAN
7 28 (7.27%) LAN
8 24 (6.23%) DHCP
8 24 (6.23%) TCP/IP
9 19 (4.94%) MPLS
10 16 (4.16%) Wireless
11 15 (3.90%) VPN
12 13 (3.38%) SMTP
12 13 (3.38%) SNMP
13 12 (3.12%) Ethernet
14 10 (2.60%) HTTP
14 10 (2.60%) LDAP
14 10 (2.60%) Network Security
14 10 (2.60%) Skype
14 10 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
3 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.56%) MySQL
4 6 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.04%) Big Data
5 4 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.78%) MS Access
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.78%) JIRA
4 3 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.78%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.52%) MSI
5 2 (0.52%) Selenium
5 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.26%) Maven
6 1 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 94 (24.42%) Finance
2 53 (13.77%) Banking
3 24 (6.23%) Legal
4 19 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.34%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.34%) Retail
7 5 (1.30%) Advertising
8 4 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.04%) German Language
8 4 (1.04%) Local Government
8 4 (1.04%) Military
9 3 (0.78%) Electronics
9 3 (0.78%) Front Office
9 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (15.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (12.21%) Storage Engineer
3 44 (11.43%) Administrator
4 40 (10.39%) Architect
5 31 (8.05%) Consultant
6 28 (7.27%) Backup Engineer
7 26 (6.75%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (5.19%) EMC Engineer
10 17 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (4.16%) Analyst
11 16 (4.16%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (4.16%) Storage and Backup Engineer
12 15 (3.90%) NetApp Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Unix Administrator
14 13 (3.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 13 (3.38%) Windows Engineer
15 12 (3.12%) Network Engineer
15 12 (3.12%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (1.82%) XML
3 6 (1.56%) HTML
3 6 (1.56%) Middleware
3 6 (1.56%) Regular Expression
3 6 (1.56%) RESTful
4 5 (1.30%) Software Packaging
5 4 (1.04%) .NET
5 4 (1.04%) CSS
5 4 (1.04%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.78%) LAMP
6 3 (0.78%) REST
6 3 (0.78%) Web Services
7 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.52%) Flash
8 1 (0.26%) COM
8 1 (0.26%) COM+
8 1 (0.26%) JSP
8 1 (0.26%) Servlets
8 1 (0.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 83 (21.56%) Data Centre
2 59 (15.32%) EMC VNX
3 38 (9.87%) Replication
4 28 (7.27%) EMC VMAX
5 24 (6.23%) Management Information System
6 22 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 21 (5.45%) Private Cloud
8 20 (5.19%) HP Storage
8 20 (5.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 8 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.82%) EMC VNXe
11 6 (1.56%) Clustering
12 5 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.30%) Oracle Exalogic
12 5 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.04%) EMC Centera
14 3 (0.78%) CLARiiON
14 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 182 (47.27%) Windows
2 172 (44.68%) Linux
3 90 (23.38%) Windows Server
4 87 (22.60%) Solaris
4 87 (22.60%) Unix
5 77 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (16.36%) AIX
7 49 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (5.19%) CentOS
11 17 (4.42%) SUSE
12 6 (1.56%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.56%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.04%) Debian
14 4 (1.04%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.78%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (17.92%) ITIL
2 56 (14.55%) Migration
3 38 (9.87%) Load Balancing
4 37 (9.61%) Performance Tuning
5 34 (8.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 33 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (7.01%) Change Management
8 25 (6.49%) Configuration Management
8 25 (6.49%) Open Source
9 24 (6.23%) Service Management
10 21 (5.45%) Capacity Management
11 20 (5.19%) High Availability
12 18 (4.68%) DevOps
12 18 (4.68%) Problem Management
13 17 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (4.42%) Network Management
14 16 (4.16%) Service Delivery
15 15 (3.90%) Quality Management
16 14 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (3.64%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.13%) PowerShell
2 37 (9.61%) SQL
3 31 (8.05%) Perl
3 31 (8.05%) Shell Script
4 29 (7.53%) Python
5 22 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 16 (4.16%) Korn
7 10 (2.60%) Ruby
8 6 (1.56%) AWK
8 6 (1.56%) Bourne shell
9 5 (1.30%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.04%) C
10 4 (1.04%) PHP
10 4 (1.04%) VBScript
11 3 (0.78%) Java
11 3 (0.78%) VB
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) C++
13 1 (0.26%) R
13 1 (0.26%) sed
Qualifications
1 81 (21.04%) Security Cleared
2 53 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (4.16%) Degree
5 14 (3.64%) RHCE
6 13 (3.38%) DV Cleared
6 13 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.34%) CCNP
8 9 (2.34%) MCSE
9 8 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.56%) CCNA
10 6 (1.56%) RHCSA
11 5 (1.30%) EMC Certification
11 5 (1.30%) OCA
11 5 (1.30%) OCP
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (1.04%) CISA
12 4 (1.04%) CISSP
12 4 (1.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.23%) SLA
2 6 (1.56%) PMO
3 4 (1.04%) GDPR
3 4 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.52%) GCP
5 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.26%) EMIR
5 1 (0.26%) MiFID
5 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 97 (25.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (17.66%) Active Directory
3 53 (13.77%) VMware ESXi
4 50 (12.99%) vSphere
5 32 (8.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 27 (7.01%) NFS
7 23 (5.97%) Hyper-V
7 23 (5.97%) Veritas File System
8 17 (4.42%) Firmware
8 17 (4.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (3.90%) SRDF
9 15 (3.90%) XenApp
9 15 (3.90%) XenDesktop
10 13 (3.38%) vCloud
11 12 (3.12%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (2.60%) Samba
12 10 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (2.60%) VMware NSX
13 8 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (1.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 82 (21.30%) NetBackup
2 48 (12.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 43 (11.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 26 (6.75%) HP Data Protector
4 26 (6.75%) SCCM
5 24 (6.23%) Backup Exec
6 23 (5.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 23 (5.97%) vCenter Server
7 20 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (4.42%) SCOM
8 17 (4.42%) vRealize
9 16 (4.16%) Ansible
9 16 (4.16%) Red Hat Satellite
10 14 (3.64%) EMC VPLEX
10 14 (3.64%) Puppet
11 10 (2.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (2.34%) PowerCLI
13 8 (2.08%) Kibana
14 7 (1.82%) logstash
14 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 171 (44.42%) VMware
2 141 (36.62%) Cisco
3 114 (29.61%) HP
4 99 (25.71%) NetApp
5 86 (22.34%) Red Hat
6 84 (21.82%) Microsoft
7 80 (20.78%) Brocade
8 77 (20.00%) Veritas
9 68 (17.66%) IBM
10 64 (16.62%) Symantec
11 52 (13.51%) Citrix
12 50 (12.99%) Dell
13 45 (11.69%) 3PAR
13 45 (11.69%) Oracle
14 25 (6.49%) CommVault
15 23 (5.97%) Veeam
16 18 (4.68%) CheckPoint
16 18 (4.68%) Palo Alto
16 18 (4.68%) Sun
17 16 (4.16%) Juniper