Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 579 390 497
Rank change year-on-year -189 +107 +3
Contract jobs citing EMC 172 107 293
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.91% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 64 140
10th Percentile £311 £350 £231
25th Percentile £374 £406 £323
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £473 £450 £413
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% +3.13%
75th Percentile £542 £520 £500
90th Percentile £622 £588 £596
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 15
10th Percentile £11.00 £31.25 £18.75
25th Percentile £21.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £43.20
Median % change year-on-year +1.11% +4.17% -1.63%
75th Percentile " " £47.25
90th Percentile £60.50 £47.50 £53.50
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +0.19%

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 26,904 11,807 32,761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.66% 43.18% 42.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,015 7,831 21,168
10th Percentile £263 £256 £243
25th Percentile £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £602 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 840 349 1,176
10th Percentile £11.69 £11.73 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.20 £21.50 £18.90
Median % change year-on-year -10.70% +13.76% +9.12%
75th Percentile £41.75 £45.00 £40.00
90th Percentile £62.50 £55.00 £51.61
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% +18.42% +11.76%

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 25 October 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 25 October 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 25 October 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 -152 82 £500 +11.11% 20
South East -99 27 £425 -16.67% 18
Midlands -56 18 £363 -27.50% 14
South West - 18 £400 - 14
West Midlands -54 15 £375 -25.00% 11
North of England -82 15 £520 +15.56% 9
North West -51 12 £534 +18.56% 4
Yorkshire -51 3 £444 +7.64% 5
East Midlands - 3 £330 - 3
East of England -68 1 - - 7
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 90 (52.33%) Windows
2 82 (47.67%) VMware
3 64 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 63 (36.63%) SAN
5 59 (34.30%) Linux
6 53 (30.81%) Active Directory
6 53 (30.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 49 (28.49%) Dell
8 44 (25.58%) Cisco
8 44 (25.58%) Social Skills
9 40 (23.26%) Azure
9 40 (23.26%) Data Centre
10 38 (22.09%) Windows Server
11 36 (20.93%) DNS
11 36 (20.93%) SQL
12 35 (20.35%) Oracle
12 35 (20.35%) Migration
13 34 (19.77%) NetApp
14 33 (19.19%) PowerShell
15 32 (18.60%) Firewall
16 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 30 (17.44%) Solaris
16 30 (17.44%) NAS
17 29 (16.86%) SCCM
17 29 (16.86%) AWS
18 28 (16.28%) Unix
18 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
18 28 (16.28%) Red Hat
19 27 (15.70%) Microsoft 365
20 26 (15.12%) High Availability

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 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 25 (14.53%) Confluence
3 18 (10.47%) MS Exchange
4 12 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.49%) Apache
6 6 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.49%) IIS
7 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.58%) Mule
9 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.74%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 40 (23.26%) Azure
2 29 (16.86%) AWS
3 27 (15.70%) Microsoft 365
4 22 (12.79%) IaaS
5 17 (9.88%) GCP
5 17 (9.88%) GitHub
6 15 (8.72%) SaaS
7 10 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (5.23%) PaaS
9 8 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (3.49%) Mimecast
11 4 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (1.74%) Cohesity
12 3 (1.74%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.74%) Power Platform
13 2 (1.16%) Snowflake
14 1 (0.58%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 63 (36.63%) SAN
2 36 (20.93%) DNS
3 32 (18.60%) Firewall
4 30 (17.44%) NAS
5 19 (11.05%) DHCP
5 19 (11.05%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.47%) iSCSI
7 16 (9.30%) Ethernet
8 15 (8.72%) WAN
9 13 (7.56%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (6.98%) Kerberos
11 11 (6.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (5.81%) LAN
13 7 (4.07%) FCoE
13 7 (4.07%) Multicast
14 6 (3.49%) RS-232
15 5 (2.91%) HTTP
15 5 (2.91%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.91%) SSL
16 4 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) MySQL
3 12 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.40%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.49%) Big Data
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.33%) HBase
9 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.74%) Power BI
9 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.74%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 16 (9.30%) JIRA
2 10 (5.81%) Subversion
2 10 (5.81%) TeamCity
3 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.91%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (25.58%) Social Skills
2 23 (13.37%) Finance
3 19 (11.05%) Banking
4 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.40%) Public Sector
5 7 (4.07%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.49%) Electronics
7 5 (2.91%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (2.91%) Law
8 2 (1.16%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) International Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Local Government
8 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.58%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Legal
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (14.53%) Architect
2 20 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Administrator
4 10 (5.81%) Server Engineer
5 9 (5.23%) Hardware Engineer
5 9 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (4.65%) DBA
6 8 (4.65%) Developer
6 8 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (4.07%) Consultant
7 7 (4.07%) Data Engineer
7 7 (4.07%) Data Protection Engineer
7 7 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.49%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (3.49%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.49%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (3.49%) VMware Architect
9 5 (2.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.14%) LDAP
2 7 (4.07%) Middleware
2 7 (4.07%) Software Packaging
3 6 (3.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (2.91%) REST
5 3 (1.74%) ISPF
5 3 (1.74%) LAMP
6 2 (1.16%) HTML
6 2 (1.16%) XML
6 2 (1.16%) XSLT
7 1 (0.58%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.21%) Replication
3 17 (9.88%) Clustering
4 14 (8.14%) CAN bus
4 14 (8.14%) EMC VNX
5 12 (6.98%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.91%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.33%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.16%) PKI
9 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (52.33%) Windows
2 59 (34.30%) Linux
3 38 (22.09%) Windows Server
4 30 (17.44%) Solaris
5 28 (16.28%) Unix
6 25 (14.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (13.37%) Windows Server 2016
8 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (9.30%) Windows Server 2019
10 15 (8.72%) Windows 10
11 11 (6.40%) CentOS
12 9 (5.23%) AIX
13 5 (2.91%) SUSE
13 5 (2.91%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.33%) HPUX
14 4 (2.33%) OpenVMS
15 3 (1.74%) VMS
15 3 (1.74%) zOS
16 2 (1.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.35%) Migration
2 26 (15.12%) High Availability
2 26 (15.12%) Storage Management
3 25 (14.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (11.05%) ITIL
6 17 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.14%) DevOps
8 13 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (6.98%) Data Protection
10 10 (5.81%) Customer Requirements
10 10 (5.81%) Load Balancing
11 9 (5.23%) Change Management
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.23%) Patch Management
11 9 (5.23%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (4.65%) Benchmarking
12 8 (4.65%) Data Security
12 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.93%) SQL
2 33 (19.19%) PowerShell
3 24 (13.95%) Python
4 19 (11.05%) C
5 15 (8.72%) Embedded C
6 14 (8.14%) C++
6 14 (8.14%) Embedded C++
6 14 (8.14%) Java
7 12 (6.98%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.40%) Perl
9 10 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.65%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.74%) JCL
11 3 (1.74%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.74%) Ruby
11 3 (1.74%) VBA
12 2 (1.16%) AWK
12 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.16%) Korn
12 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.40%) Degree
3 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.23%) MCSE
5 8 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.49%) OCP
7 6 (3.49%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.91%) MCITP
8 5 (2.91%) MCP
9 4 (2.33%) CCNP
9 4 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.33%) MCSA
10 3 (1.74%) CCNA
11 2 (1.16%) CCA
11 2 (1.16%) CCDP
11 2 (1.16%) CCIE
11 2 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) GDPR
2 7 (4.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.49%) QA
4 4 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (30.81%) Active Directory
1 53 (30.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (13.37%) NFS
2 23 (13.37%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (11.05%) Hyper-V
4 18 (10.47%) vSphere
5 14 (8.14%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (6.40%) SRDF
7 8 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (4.07%) BitLocker
8 7 (4.07%) KVM
8 7 (4.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (4.07%) Xen
9 5 (2.91%) VMware NSX
9 5 (2.91%) XenApp
10 4 (2.33%) Docker
10 4 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.33%) Veritas File System
10 4 (2.33%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (16.86%) SCCM
2 22 (12.79%) Ansible
3 21 (12.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 18 (10.47%) NetBackup
5 17 (9.88%) Puppet
6 12 (6.98%) Control-M
6 12 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (5.81%) QRadar
7 10 (5.81%) SCOM
7 10 (5.81%) Terraform
7 10 (5.81%) Tivoli
8 9 (5.23%) Data Guard
8 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (4.65%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Satellite
11 6 (3.49%) Netcool
11 6 (3.49%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (3.49%) vCenter Server
12 5 (2.91%) FortiGate
12 5 (2.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 82 (47.67%) VMware
2 64 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 49 (28.49%) Dell
4 44 (25.58%) Cisco
5 35 (20.35%) Oracle
6 34 (19.77%) NetApp
7 28 (16.28%) Red Hat
8 26 (15.12%) HP
9 25 (14.53%) IBM
10 20 (11.63%) Symantec
11 19 (11.05%) Citrix
11 19 (11.05%) Splunk
12 16 (9.30%) Isilon
13 13 (7.56%) F5
14 12 (6.98%) Hitachi
14 12 (6.98%) Veritas
15 11 (6.40%) McAfee
15 11 (6.40%) Qualys
16 10 (5.81%) CyberArk
17 9 (5.23%) BMC