Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 2021 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
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 441 465 507
Rank change year-on-year +24 +42 +12
Contract jobs citing EMC 159 157 359
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.77% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 99 225
10th Percentile £312 £290 £313
25th Percentile £375 £313 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £529 £503 £508
90th Percentile £591 £540 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +12.12% -8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 20
10th Percentile £33.25 £22.95 £24.30
25th Percentile £36.02 £33.31 £38.67
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £53.50 £47.58 £45.76
90th Percentile £60.05 £48.80 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -

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 18,110 20,361 35,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.80% 42.44% 41.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,754 12,895 22,837
10th Percentile £275 £225 £263
25th Percentile £375 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £575 £569 £569
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £454
% change year-on-year +5.56% -0.88% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 803 1,155
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.76 £10.95
25th Percentile £14.00 £14.45 £13.00
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +12.30% +2.47% +4.29%
75th Percentile £43.53 £30.00 £36.25
90th Percentile £56.28 £50.00 £48.90
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +4.20%

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 2021. 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
South East +74 55 £463 -3.24% 17
London -15 53 £475 +35.71% 20
North of England +9 17 £549 +21.89% 14
North West -5 14 £549 +23.26% 10
South West +52 8 £445 -6.32% 11
East of England +27 7 £322 +7.17% 9
Midlands +18 7 £388 -10.40% 19
East Midlands +22 4 £388 +27.05% 3
Yorkshire +24 3 - - 4
West Midlands +3 3 £431 -9.92% 16
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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.

1 104 (65.41%) VMware
2 91 (57.23%) Windows
3 75 (47.17%) Linux
4 69 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 62 (38.99%) Security Cleared
6 61 (38.36%) Active Directory
7 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
8 55 (34.59%) Azure
9 53 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 50 (31.45%) SC Cleared
11 48 (30.19%) Dell
11 48 (30.19%) SAN
12 47 (29.56%) DNS
13 44 (27.67%) Microsoft 365
13 44 (27.67%) Social Skills
14 43 (27.04%) NetApp
15 40 (25.16%) Red Hat
16 37 (23.27%) SharePoint
17 36 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 33 (20.75%) EMC VNX
18 33 (20.75%) Cisco
19 32 (20.13%) SQL Server
19 32 (20.13%) VMware ESXi
19 32 (20.13%) PowerShell
20 31 (19.50%) Microsoft Intune
20 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (18.87%) vSphere
21 30 (18.87%) SCCM
21 30 (18.87%) Oracle
22 29 (18.24%) Python

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 37 (23.27%) SharePoint
2 29 (18.24%) MS Exchange
3 19 (11.95%) IIS
4 15 (9.43%) Confluence
5 6 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.14%) Mule
6 5 (3.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.52%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.89%) Apache
8 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.26%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.63%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.63%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 55 (34.59%) Azure
2 44 (27.67%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (17.61%) AWS
4 17 (10.69%) IaaS
5 16 (10.06%) GCP
6 12 (7.55%) PaaS
7 11 (6.92%) GitHub
8 10 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (5.03%) SaaS
11 4 (2.52%) OneDrive
12 2 (1.26%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.63%) Cohesity
13 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.63%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.63%) Slack
13 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (30.19%) SAN
2 47 (29.56%) DNS
3 25 (15.72%) Firewall
4 24 (15.09%) NAS
4 24 (15.09%) TCP/IP
5 22 (13.84%) WAN
6 16 (10.06%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (10.06%) WAAS
7 14 (8.81%) DHCP
8 12 (7.55%) LAN
9 11 (6.92%) iSCSI
9 11 (6.92%) VLAN
9 11 (6.92%) VPN
9 11 (6.92%) VSAN
10 9 (5.66%) Ethernet
10 9 (5.66%) Internet
10 9 (5.66%) Kerberos
11 6 (3.77%) SSL
12 5 (3.14%) ADSL
12 5 (3.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.29%) Hadoop
2 10 (6.29%) HBase
3 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.52%) MySQL
4 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.26%) MS Access
6 2 (1.26%) ObjectStore
7 1 (0.63%) Ingres
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) JIRA
2 7 (4.40%) Subversion
2 7 (4.40%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) Serena SBM
3 4 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (27.67%) Social Skills
2 19 (11.95%) Banking
3 16 (10.06%) Public Sector
4 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (9.43%) Finance
5 11 (6.92%) Electronics
6 6 (3.77%) Law
6 6 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.52%) International Banking
7 4 (2.52%) Military
8 3 (1.89%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.89%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.26%) Automotive
9 2 (1.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.63%) Avionics
10 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (23.27%) Architect
2 23 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.95%) Technical Architect
4 18 (11.32%) Administrator
5 10 (6.29%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.03%) Design Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Electronics Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.40%) Consultant
8 7 (4.40%) Storage Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Data Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Data Protection Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.58%) Middleware
2 7 (4.40%) LDAP
3 6 (3.77%) Software Packaging
4 4 (2.52%) LAMP
5 2 (1.26%) JSON
5 2 (1.26%) REST
5 2 (1.26%) YAML
6 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.63%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.75%) EMC VNX
2 25 (15.72%) Clustering
3 22 (13.84%) Data Centre
4 17 (10.69%) Replication
5 9 (5.66%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (3.14%) CMDB
6 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.52%) Analogue Electronics
7 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.52%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.89%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.89%) Symmetrix
8 3 (1.89%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.26%) AS400
9 2 (1.26%) LPAR
9 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.23%) Windows
2 75 (47.17%) Linux
3 53 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 36 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (16.35%) Windows 10
7 23 (14.47%) Unix
8 19 (11.95%) Solaris
9 16 (10.06%) Windows XP
10 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (5.66%) Ubuntu
14 7 (4.40%) CentOS
15 2 (1.26%) AIX
15 2 (1.26%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (1.26%) SUSE
15 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.26%) zOS
16 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (14.47%) ITIL
3 22 (13.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (8.81%) High Availability
5 14 (8.81%) Migration
5 14 (8.81%) Storage Management
6 13 (8.18%) DevOps
7 10 (6.29%) Project Management
8 9 (5.66%) Change Management
8 9 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.66%) Converged Infrastructure
8 9 (5.66%) Data Protection
8 9 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.03%) Benchmarking
9 8 (5.03%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (5.03%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (5.03%) Project Delivery
10 7 (4.40%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (4.40%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.13%) PowerShell
2 29 (18.24%) Python
3 19 (11.95%) SQL
4 12 (7.55%) Java
5 11 (6.92%) C
5 11 (6.92%) Perl
6 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.77%) Ruby
7 6 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.14%) Go
9 4 (2.52%) AWK
9 4 (2.52%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.52%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.52%) Korn
10 3 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.26%) JCL
11 2 (1.26%) VBScript
12 1 (0.63%) ABAP
12 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (38.99%) Security Cleared
2 50 (31.45%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.92%) CCNA
5 9 (5.66%) Degree
5 9 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.14%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.52%) MCSE
8 3 (1.89%) CCNP
8 3 (1.89%) CISM
9 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.26%) CCA
9 2 (1.26%) CCIE
9 2 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.26%) MCITP
9 2 (1.26%) MCSA
9 2 (1.26%) RHCE
9 2 (1.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) GDPR
3 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.26%) ECSS
4 2 (1.26%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 69 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (38.36%) Active Directory
3 32 (20.13%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (18.87%) vSphere
5 11 (6.92%) NFS
6 10 (6.29%) VMware NSX
7 9 (5.66%) Docker
7 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
7 9 (5.66%) SRDF
8 7 (4.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (3.77%) BitLocker
9 6 (3.77%) HDFS
9 6 (3.77%) XenApp
10 5 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (2.52%) GlusterFS
11 4 (2.52%) KVM
11 4 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (2.52%) Veritas File System
11 4 (2.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (2.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (19.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 30 (18.87%) SCCM
3 26 (16.35%) Ansible
4 20 (12.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 18 (11.32%) NetBackup
6 16 (10.06%) IBM BigFix
6 16 (10.06%) vRealize
7 14 (8.81%) vCenter Server
8 12 (7.55%) Terraform
9 10 (6.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (5.03%) Avamar
10 8 (5.03%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (5.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (4.40%) Control-M
11 7 (4.40%) Netcool
11 7 (4.40%) QRadar
11 7 (4.40%) Tivoli
12 6 (3.77%) Puppet
13 5 (3.14%) Kubernetes
13 5 (3.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 104 (65.41%) VMware
2 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.19%) Dell
4 43 (27.04%) NetApp
5 40 (25.16%) Red Hat
6 33 (20.75%) Cisco
7 30 (18.87%) Oracle
8 21 (13.21%) Citrix
8 21 (13.21%) IBM
9 19 (11.95%) Isilon
9 19 (11.95%) Symantec
10 18 (11.32%) HP
11 16 (10.06%) Veritas
12 15 (9.43%) Splunk
13 13 (8.18%) Brocade
14 11 (6.92%) CyberArk
14 11 (6.92%) SolarWinds
15 9 (5.66%) Google
16 8 (5.03%) 3PAR
16 8 (5.03%) ServiceNow