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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
UK / England
Rank 391 277 284
Rank change year-on-year -114 +7  
Contract jobs citing EMC 190 399 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.88% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 254 191
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £413
% change year-on-year -1.84% -1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 20
Median hourly rate £32.50 £51.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.27% +31.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £14.50 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £49.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -34.34% +27.74%  

EMC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18095 21190 21568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.86% 43.54% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11249 13005 12444
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 759 903
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.96 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +14.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.69 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing EMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -61 70 £475 +11.76% 15
South East -71 48 £425 +3.65% 12
East of England +5 16 £325 - 6
North West +2 16 £410 +2.50% 5
West Midlands +1 13 £413 -19.51% 3
Yorkshire +8 10 £375 -9.63% 2
South West +3 7 £250 -31.74% 5
East Midlands -3 7 £525 +40.00% 4
EMC
UK

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 289 (61.10%) VMware
2 250 (52.85%) SAN
3 208 (43.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 196 (41.44%) Windows
5 176 (37.21%) Cisco
6 167 (35.31%) Linux
7 133 (28.12%) Data Centre
8 113 (23.89%) HP
9 110 (23.26%) EMC VNX
10 109 (23.04%) Microsoft
11 98 (20.72%) NetApp
11 98 (20.72%) Red Hat
12 91 (19.24%) IBM
12 91 (19.24%) Windows Server
13 87 (18.39%) Finance
14 79 (16.70%) Security Cleared
15 78 (16.49%) Solaris
15 78 (16.49%) Oracle
16 77 (16.28%) EMC VMAX
17 75 (15.86%) vSphere
18 74 (15.64%) ITIL
19 72 (15.22%) NAS
20 70 (14.80%) Migration
21 68 (14.38%) Unix
22 64 (13.53%) SQL
22 64 (13.53%) Active Directory
22 64 (13.53%) SC Cleared
23 61 (12.90%) 3PAR
24 59 (12.47%) DNS
25 56 (11.84%) Veritas

EMC
Top Related 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 39 (8.25%) Apache
2 33 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 28 (5.92%) MS Exchange
4 22 (4.65%) IIS
5 18 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.75%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (1.90%) DataSynapse
8 9 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (1.48%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.06%) Confluence
11 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.85%) iPlanet
12 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.63%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.42%) Documentum
Applications
1 31 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.96%) OrCAD
3 12 (2.54%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) CATIA
6 1 (0.21%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.63%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.21%) Odoo
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.11%) Office 365
3 10 (2.11%) SaaS
4 9 (1.90%) IaaS
5 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.48%) PaaS
6 4 (0.85%) GitHub
7 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.42%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 250 (52.85%) SAN
2 72 (15.22%) NAS
3 59 (12.47%) DNS
4 52 (10.99%) Firewall
5 37 (7.82%) LAN
6 36 (7.61%) TCP/IP
7 31 (6.55%) WAN
8 26 (5.50%) DHCP
9 25 (5.29%) Fibre Channel
10 23 (4.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (4.65%) LDAP
12 20 (4.23%) iSCSI
13 19 (4.02%) Internet
14 17 (3.59%) HTTP
15 15 (3.17%) FTP
15 15 (3.17%) Network Security
15 15 (3.17%) RFID
16 14 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
17 13 (2.75%) Ethernet
18 12 (2.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.59%) MySQL
3 11 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 11 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.90%) HBase
5 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.48%) Redis
6 7 (1.48%) SAP HANA
7 6 (1.27%) Big Data
7 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.06%) MS Access
9 4 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.63%) DB2
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.33%) GitLab
3 8 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.48%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.06%) Subversion
6 3 (0.63%) JIRA
6 3 (0.63%) MSI
6 3 (0.63%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (18.39%) Finance
2 37 (7.82%) Banking
3 22 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.44%) Electronics
4 21 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.17%) Law
6 14 (2.96%) Retail
7 10 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.48%) Local Government
9 5 (1.06%) Games
9 5 (1.06%) Marketing
10 4 (0.85%) Automotive
11 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
12 2 (0.42%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (15.64%) Architect
2 62 (13.11%) Administrator
3 47 (9.94%) Storage Engineer
4 45 (9.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 37 (7.82%) EMC Engineer
6 35 (7.40%) Systems Administrator
7 31 (6.55%) Consultant
8 30 (6.34%) VMware Engineer
9 28 (5.92%) Linux Administrator
10 26 (5.50%) Unix Administrator
11 25 (5.29%) Infrastructure Architect
12 22 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 21 (4.44%) Technical Architect
14 20 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (4.23%) Electronics Engineer
15 18 (3.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.59%) Design Engineer
16 17 (3.59%) Storage Specialist
16 17 (3.59%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.23%) Middleware
2 16 (3.38%) LAMP
3 15 (3.17%) Web Services
4 13 (2.75%) XML
4 13 (2.75%) XSLT
5 12 (2.54%) HTML
6 11 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
7 9 (1.90%) Rendezvous
8 7 (1.48%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (1.48%) J2EE
8 7 (1.48%) Memcached
9 5 (1.06%) .NET
9 5 (1.06%) REST
10 4 (0.85%) JSP
10 4 (0.85%) MSMQ
10 4 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.85%) SAML
11 3 (0.63%) OAuth
11 3 (0.63%) OpenID
11 3 (0.63%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 133 (28.12%) Data Centre
2 110 (23.26%) EMC VNX
3 77 (16.28%) EMC VMAX
4 44 (9.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 36 (7.61%) Clustering
6 18 (3.81%) Replication
7 17 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (3.59%) Symmetrix
8 16 (3.38%) CLARiiON
8 16 (3.38%) Mainframe
9 14 (2.96%) Computer Science
9 14 (2.96%) IBM Mainframe
10 13 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (2.54%) Contactless
12 10 (2.11%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.90%) HP Storage
14 8 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.69%) Smartcard
15 7 (1.48%) Public Cloud
15 7 (1.48%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 196 (41.44%) Windows
2 167 (35.31%) Linux
3 91 (19.24%) Windows Server
4 78 (16.49%) Solaris
5 68 (14.38%) Unix
6 56 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (6.77%) AIX
10 27 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (4.02%) SUSE
12 13 (2.75%) CentOS
12 13 (2.75%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.48%) VMS
15 6 (1.27%) Windows 10
16 5 (1.06%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.06%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.42%) HPUX
17 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.64%) ITIL
2 70 (14.80%) Migration
3 41 (8.67%) DevOps
4 35 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (6.98%) Change Management
6 30 (6.34%) Converged Infrastructure
7 28 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (5.71%) High Availability
9 24 (5.07%) Load Balancing
10 22 (4.65%) Problem Management
11 18 (3.81%) Data Migration
11 18 (3.81%) Schematic Capture
12 16 (3.38%) Incident Management
12 16 (3.38%) Project Management
13 15 (3.17%) Change Control
13 15 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (2.96%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (2.96%) Service Delivery
15 13 (2.75%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.53%) SQL
2 41 (8.67%) Perl
3 40 (8.46%) Python
4 26 (5.50%) Bash Shell
4 26 (5.50%) PowerShell
5 24 (5.07%) Ruby
5 24 (5.07%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.23%) Java
7 14 (2.96%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.75%) C
9 6 (1.27%) Korn
9 6 (1.27%) VBScript
10 5 (1.06%) C++
11 4 (0.85%) AWK
11 4 (0.85%) C#
11 4 (0.85%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.42%) Go
12 2 (0.42%) XPath
13 1 (0.21%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (16.70%) Security Cleared
2 64 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 34 (7.19%) Degree
4 29 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (4.86%) MCSE
8 20 (4.23%) CCNA
9 12 (2.54%) CCNP
9 12 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.11%) MCSA
11 9 (1.90%) Chartered Engineer
12 8 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.48%) CCIE
14 5 (1.06%) EMC Certification
15 4 (0.85%) MCP
16 3 (0.63%) A+ Certification
16 3 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.63%) MCITP
16 3 (0.63%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.63%) GPG13
4 3 (0.63%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.63%) QA
5 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 208 (43.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (15.86%) vSphere
3 64 (13.53%) Active Directory
4 54 (11.42%) VMware ESX
5 40 (8.46%) Hyper-V
6 37 (7.82%) NFS
7 33 (6.98%) SRDF
8 27 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (5.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 22 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 20 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (4.23%) Veritas File System
12 16 (3.38%) XenApp
13 13 (2.75%) Firmware
13 13 (2.75%) vCloud
14 12 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (2.33%) XenDesktop
16 10 (2.11%) KVM
16 10 (2.11%) Xen
17 9 (1.90%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 44 (9.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 42 (8.88%) Puppet
3 35 (7.40%) EMC NetWorker
4 34 (7.19%) NetBackup
5 27 (5.71%) Nagios
6 22 (4.65%) SCCM
6 22 (4.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 21 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (4.02%) vRealize
9 15 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (3.17%) SCOM
9 15 (3.17%) Zenoss
10 12 (2.54%) Ansible
11 9 (1.90%) Cobbler
11 9 (1.90%) EMC VPLEX
12 7 (1.48%) HAProxy
12 7 (1.48%) Linux-HA
12 7 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (1.48%) Terraform
13 6 (1.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 289 (61.10%) VMware
2 176 (37.21%) Cisco
3 113 (23.89%) HP
4 109 (23.04%) Microsoft
5 98 (20.72%) NetApp
5 98 (20.72%) Red Hat
6 91 (19.24%) IBM
7 78 (16.49%) Oracle
8 61 (12.90%) 3PAR
9 56 (11.84%) Veritas
10 49 (10.36%) Brocade
11 45 (9.51%) Dell
12 40 (8.46%) Citrix
13 29 (6.13%) Sun
14 25 (5.29%) Isilon
15 23 (4.86%) CommVault
15 23 (4.86%) Symantec
16 16 (3.38%) CheckPoint
17 14 (2.96%) F5
17 14 (2.96%) Intel
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