Period
to 2 August 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 2 August 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
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 504 414 537
Rank change year-on-year -90 +123 -58
Contract jobs citing EMC 188 118 308
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.85% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 83 172
10th Percentile £325 £300 £288
25th Percentile £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £550 £520 £531
90th Percentile £619 £550 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
10th Percentile £15.40 £44.00 £19.50
25th Percentile £36.02 " £32.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median % change year-on-year - +4.65% -4.44%
75th Percentile £47.13 £47.83 £47.50
90th Percentile £57.80 " £53.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.20
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 23,456 13,927 35,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.84% 43.14% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,383 9,098 22,450
10th Percentile £285 £256 £252
25th Percentile £400 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £563
90th Percentile £694 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £454
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.63% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 742 467 1,187
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.83 £11.13
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.25 £13.28
Median hourly rate £18.74 £20.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year -6.31% +8.11% +5.71%
75th Percentile £41.46 £36.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +5.71%

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 2 August 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 2 August 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 2 August 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
London -117 89 £520 +15.56% 16
South East -22 38 £425 -16.67% 16
South West -4 15 £400 -15.79% 12
Midlands -27 15 £375 -28.57% 14
North of England -49 15 £549 +21.89% 11
North West -31 11 £547 +21.56% 5
West Midlands -30 9 £390 -25.71% 12
East Midlands - 6 £358 - 2
East of England -29 5 £322 +7.17% 11
Yorkshire -28 4 £575 +27.78% 4
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 2 August 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.

1 105 (55.85%) VMware
2 101 (53.72%) Windows
3 73 (38.83%) Linux
4 72 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 68 (36.17%) Microsoft
6 64 (34.04%) SAN
7 57 (30.32%) NetApp
8 53 (28.19%) Social Skills
9 52 (27.66%) Active Directory
10 48 (25.53%) Azure
11 47 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 46 (24.47%) Security Cleared
13 44 (23.40%) Oracle
14 43 (22.87%) Cisco
15 40 (21.28%) Dell
15 40 (21.28%) SC Cleared
16 39 (20.74%) AWS
17 38 (20.21%) DNS
18 37 (19.68%) Python
18 37 (19.68%) SQL
18 37 (19.68%) PowerShell
18 37 (19.68%) Data Centre
19 36 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
20 35 (18.62%) Solaris
21 32 (17.02%) SharePoint
21 32 (17.02%) SQL Server
21 32 (17.02%) Red Hat
21 32 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 31 (16.49%) NAS
22 31 (16.49%) Ansible

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 32 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 26 (13.83%) Confluence
3 16 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.98%) MS Exchange
5 12 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 11 (5.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (4.26%) IIS
8 7 (3.72%) Apache
9 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.66%) Mule
11 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.06%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.06%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.53%) JBoss
12 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.66%) GNU Octave
2 5 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 48 (25.53%) Azure
2 39 (20.74%) AWS
3 28 (14.89%) Microsoft 365
4 27 (14.36%) GCP
5 26 (13.83%) IaaS
6 22 (11.70%) GitHub
7 16 (8.51%) SaaS
8 15 (7.98%) PaaS
9 13 (6.91%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (3.72%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (2.13%) Mimecast
11 4 (2.13%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.60%) Snowflake
13 2 (1.06%) Cohesity
13 2 (1.06%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.06%) Power Platform
14 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.53%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (34.04%) SAN
2 38 (20.21%) DNS
3 31 (16.49%) NAS
4 29 (15.43%) Firewall
5 24 (12.77%) TCP/IP
6 22 (11.70%) Fibre Channel
7 21 (11.17%) iSCSI
8 20 (10.64%) WAN
9 15 (7.98%) LAN
10 14 (7.45%) DHCP
11 13 (6.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (6.91%) Kerberos
12 12 (6.38%) Ethernet
12 12 (6.38%) FCoE
13 11 (5.85%) Multicast
14 7 (3.72%) VPN
15 5 (2.66%) HTTP
15 5 (2.66%) Internet
15 5 (2.66%) SNMP
15 5 (2.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.45%) MySQL
3 13 (6.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.79%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.26%) HBase
6 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.60%) Big Data
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 17 (9.04%) JIRA
2 12 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (5.85%) Subversion
3 11 (5.85%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.66%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (28.19%) Social Skills
2 27 (14.36%) Banking
3 24 (12.77%) Finance
4 11 (5.85%) Public Sector
5 10 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.32%) Electronics
6 9 (4.79%) Law
7 8 (4.26%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.72%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (3.19%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.60%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.60%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.06%) Automotive
11 2 (1.06%) International Banking
11 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.06%) Military
11 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (19.68%) Architect
2 23 (12.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (11.70%) Administrator
4 13 (6.91%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (6.91%) Technical Architect
4 13 (6.91%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (4.79%) Consultant
6 9 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.72%) Data Engineer
8 7 (3.72%) Data Protection Engineer
8 7 (3.72%) Hardware Engineer
8 7 (3.72%) Storage Engineer
8 7 (3.72%) VMware Architect
9 6 (3.19%) Developer
9 6 (3.19%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.66%) Analyst
10 5 (2.66%) DBA
10 5 (2.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.91%) Middleware
2 11 (5.85%) LDAP
3 7 (3.72%) Software Packaging
4 5 (2.66%) REST
5 4 (2.13%) LAMP
6 3 (1.60%) ISPF
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.06%) HTML
7 2 (1.06%) JSON
7 2 (1.06%) XML
7 2 (1.06%) XSLT
7 2 (1.06%) YAML
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.68%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.30%) Replication
3 20 (10.64%) EMC VNX
4 19 (10.11%) Clustering
5 10 (5.32%) CAN bus
5 10 (5.32%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (3.72%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (3.19%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.13%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.60%) Analogue Electronics
9 3 (1.60%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.60%) CMDB
9 3 (1.60%) Symmetrix
9 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.06%) AS400
10 2 (1.06%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (1.06%) LPAR
10 2 (1.06%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 101 (53.72%) Windows
2 73 (38.83%) Linux
3 47 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 35 (18.62%) Solaris
5 32 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (12.23%) Unix
7 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2016
8 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2019
9 15 (7.98%) Windows 10
10 14 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (6.38%) CentOS
12 7 (3.72%) AIX
13 5 (2.66%) zOS
14 4 (2.13%) HPUX
14 4 (2.13%) OpenVMS
14 4 (2.13%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.60%) SUSE
16 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (15.96%) Migration
3 28 (14.89%) High Availability
4 27 (14.36%) ITIL
5 26 (13.83%) Storage Management
6 24 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (7.98%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (7.98%) DevOps
8 15 (7.98%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.91%) Benchmarking
9 13 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.91%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 11 (5.85%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (5.85%) Performance Analysis
12 10 (5.32%) Change Management
12 10 (5.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.79%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.68%) PowerShell
1 37 (19.68%) Python
1 37 (19.68%) SQL
2 24 (12.77%) Java
3 21 (11.17%) C
4 15 (7.98%) Perl
5 12 (6.38%) Embedded C
6 11 (5.85%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.32%) C++
7 10 (5.32%) Embedded C++
8 8 (4.26%) Ruby
8 8 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.19%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.66%) Go
10 5 (2.66%) JCL
10 5 (2.66%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.60%) AWK
11 3 (1.60%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.60%) C#
11 3 (1.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (24.47%) Security Cleared
2 40 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.45%) Degree
4 9 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.72%) CCNA
5 7 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.19%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.66%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (2.66%) MCSE
8 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.60%) MCITP
9 3 (1.60%) MCP
9 3 (1.60%) OCP
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.60%) RHCE
9 3 (1.60%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) SLA
2 8 (4.26%) GDPR
3 7 (3.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.66%) QA
5 1 (0.53%) ECSS
5 1 (0.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 72 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (27.66%) Active Directory
3 36 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (12.23%) vSphere
5 21 (11.17%) NFS
6 20 (10.64%) Hyper-V
7 19 (10.11%) SRDF
8 13 (6.91%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (5.85%) KVM
9 11 (5.85%) Xen
10 10 (5.32%) Docker
11 9 (4.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 7 (3.72%) BitLocker
12 7 (3.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (3.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (2.13%) Veritas File System
14 4 (2.13%) VMware NSX
15 3 (1.60%) GlusterFS
15 3 (1.60%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 3 (1.60%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 31 (16.49%) Ansible
2 24 (12.77%) SCCM
3 22 (11.70%) Puppet
4 21 (11.17%) Terraform
5 19 (10.11%) NetBackup
6 18 (9.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 16 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
8 13 (6.91%) Control-M
9 11 (5.85%) QRadar
9 11 (5.85%) Tivoli
9 11 (5.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (5.32%) vRealize
11 9 (4.79%) Kubernetes
12 7 (3.72%) Nagios
12 7 (3.72%) Red Hat Satellite
12 7 (3.72%) SCOM
12 7 (3.72%) vCenter Server
13 6 (3.19%) Data Guard
13 6 (3.19%) FortiGate
13 6 (3.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 105 (55.85%) VMware
2 68 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 57 (30.32%) NetApp
4 44 (23.40%) Oracle
5 43 (22.87%) Cisco
6 40 (21.28%) Dell
7 32 (17.02%) Red Hat
8 26 (13.83%) IBM
9 20 (10.64%) Splunk
9 20 (10.64%) Symantec
10 19 (10.11%) Citrix
10 19 (10.11%) HP
10 19 (10.11%) Isilon
11 16 (8.51%) Google
12 14 (7.45%) Veritas
13 13 (6.91%) CyberArk
14 12 (6.38%) Hitachi
14 12 (6.38%) Sybase
15 11 (5.85%) Brocade
15 11 (5.85%) Qualys