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 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 396 254 334
Rank change year-on-year -142 +80  
Contract jobs citing EMC 186 468 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.95% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 2.13% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 287 190
Median daily rate £413 £410 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% +5.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £25.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +46.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £12.85 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £45.60 £36.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  

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 18654 21963 22858
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.48% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11423 13783 13673
Median daily rate £427 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% +2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 727 1041
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

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 24 June 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
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 24 June 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
South East -49 50 £413 -2.94% 13
London -90 48 £425 - 15
North West -6 28 £450 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +17 15 £238 -50.00% 3
North East +35 14 £310 -0.80% 4
South West +10 10 £353 -21.66% 2
Yorkshire +2 9 £375 -26.82% 3
East of England -13 7 £550 +61.76% 6
East Midlands -4 5 £375 -6.25% 1
EMC
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 195 (51.72%) VMware
2 187 (49.60%) SAN
3 162 (42.97%) Windows
4 151 (40.05%) Cisco
5 123 (32.63%) Linux
6 120 (31.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 102 (27.06%) Data Centre
8 101 (26.79%) HP
9 85 (22.55%) NetApp
10 78 (20.69%) Brocade
11 76 (20.16%) Windows Server
12 73 (19.36%) Security Cleared
13 70 (18.57%) Microsoft
13 70 (18.57%) Migration
14 69 (18.30%) Solaris
15 63 (16.71%) Finance
15 63 (16.71%) EMC VNX
16 62 (16.45%) NetBackup
17 58 (15.38%) Active Directory
17 58 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 57 (15.12%) Red Hat
18 57 (15.12%) ITIL
19 56 (14.85%) Oracle
19 56 (14.85%) Veritas
20 51 (13.53%) SC Cleared
20 51 (13.53%) Fibre Channel
21 50 (13.26%) Unix
22 49 (13.00%) SQL
22 49 (13.00%) NAS
22 49 (13.00%) 3PAR

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 31 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.98%) Apache
4 13 (3.45%) IIS
5 8 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.12%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.86%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.33%) Live Communications Server
9 4 (1.06%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.53%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.53%) nginx
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.53%) SAS
11 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.27%) CATIA
3 1 (0.27%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.27%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 6 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Odoo
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.71%) Office 365
4 11 (2.92%) IaaS
4 11 (2.92%) SaaS
5 8 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.12%) PaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.80%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.53%) GitHub
7 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 187 (49.60%) SAN
2 51 (13.53%) Fibre Channel
3 49 (13.00%) NAS
4 46 (12.20%) DNS
5 40 (10.61%) Firewall
6 31 (8.22%) LAN
6 31 (8.22%) WAN
7 30 (7.96%) DHCP
8 26 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 24 (6.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (3.98%) LDAP
11 14 (3.71%) iSCSI
12 10 (2.65%) Ethernet
13 9 (2.39%) Network Security
14 8 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (2.12%) HTTP
14 8 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.86%) Internet
15 7 (1.86%) SSL
15 7 (1.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.86%) Big Data
4 6 (1.59%) MS Access
4 6 (1.59%) MySQL
5 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.06%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.53%) HBase
8 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) DB2
9 1 (0.27%) QlikView
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (3.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.06%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.80%) JIRA
4 3 (0.80%) MSI
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Selenium
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 63 (16.71%) Finance
2 30 (7.96%) Banking
3 21 (5.57%) Electronics
4 19 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.71%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.12%) Retail
7 6 (1.59%) Legal
8 5 (1.33%) Billing
8 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.06%) Automotive
9 4 (1.06%) Local Government
9 4 (1.06%) Marketing
10 3 (0.80%) Back Office
10 3 (0.80%) Law
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (18.30%) Architect
2 56 (14.85%) Administrator
3 32 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (8.22%) Storage Engineer
5 29 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 27 (7.16%) EMC Engineer
6 27 (7.16%) VMware Engineer
7 23 (6.10%) Analyst
8 22 (5.84%) Unix Administrator
9 21 (5.57%) Storage Architect
10 20 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
11 18 (4.77%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (4.51%) Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (4.24%) Technical Architect
14 15 (3.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 14 (3.71%) Backup Engineer
16 13 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 13 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 13 (3.45%) Storage Specialist
16 13 (3.45%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.86%) Middleware
2 6 (1.59%) HTML
2 6 (1.59%) XML
3 5 (1.33%) Flash
3 5 (1.33%) LAMP
3 5 (1.33%) SAML
4 4 (1.06%) OAuth
4 4 (1.06%) OpenID
4 4 (1.06%) SailPoint
4 4 (1.06%) Web Services
4 4 (1.06%) XSLT
5 2 (0.53%) COM
5 2 (0.53%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.53%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.53%) REST
6 1 (0.27%) JSF
6 1 (0.27%) JSON
6 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.27%) RESTful
6 1 (0.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 102 (27.06%) Data Centre
2 63 (16.71%) EMC VNX
3 32 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.16%) EMC VMAX
5 25 (6.63%) Clustering
6 24 (6.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 17 (4.51%) Computer Science
7 17 (4.51%) Replication
8 16 (4.24%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (3.45%) HP Storage
10 12 (3.18%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.65%) CLARiiON
11 10 (2.65%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.86%) Symmetrix DMX
13 6 (1.59%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.59%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.59%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.59%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 162 (42.97%) Windows
2 123 (32.63%) Linux
3 76 (20.16%) Windows Server
4 69 (18.30%) Solaris
5 58 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 50 (13.26%) Unix
7 40 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (7.16%) AIX
10 25 (6.63%) CentOS
11 22 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (3.71%) Windows 7
13 10 (2.65%) Windows 10
14 9 (2.39%) SUSE
15 6 (1.59%) Windows XP
16 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
16 4 (1.06%) VMS
17 3 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.57%) Migration
2 57 (15.12%) ITIL
3 30 (7.96%) DevOps
3 30 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (7.43%) Data Migration
5 25 (6.63%) Load Balancing
6 23 (6.10%) Change Management
7 22 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (4.77%) Problem Management
9 16 (4.24%) Converged Infrastructure
9 16 (4.24%) High Availability
9 16 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (4.24%) Service Management
10 15 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (3.98%) Incident Management
11 14 (3.71%) ITIL V3
11 14 (3.71%) Network Management
11 14 (3.71%) Project Management
12 12 (3.18%) Configuration Management
12 12 (3.18%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (13.00%) SQL
2 44 (11.67%) Perl
3 31 (8.22%) Python
4 28 (7.43%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.77%) Shell Script
6 13 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 12 (3.18%) Korn
8 11 (2.92%) Ruby
9 10 (2.65%) C
10 8 (2.12%) AWK
10 8 (2.12%) Bourne shell
10 8 (2.12%) Java
11 6 (1.59%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.59%) VBScript
12 5 (1.33%) C++
13 4 (1.06%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.80%) Go
15 2 (0.53%) C#
16 1 (0.27%) PHP
16 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (19.36%) Security Cleared
2 51 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 32 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (7.69%) Degree
5 23 (6.10%) CCNA
5 23 (6.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (4.24%) DV Cleared
8 14 (3.71%) MCSE
9 13 (3.45%) RHCE
10 12 (3.18%) CCNP
10 12 (3.18%) RHCSA
11 8 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.86%) OCA
12 7 (1.86%) OCP
12 7 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (1.59%) CCIE
13 6 (1.59%) JNCIA
14 5 (1.33%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.71%) SLA
2 6 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.06%) GPG13
4 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.80%) QA
5 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 120 (31.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 46 (12.20%) vSphere
4 37 (9.81%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (7.96%) Hyper-V
6 23 (6.10%) SRDF
7 22 (5.84%) NFS
8 21 (5.57%) vCloud
9 20 (5.31%) Veritas File System
10 19 (5.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 19 (5.04%) XenApp
11 17 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (4.51%) XenDesktop
12 9 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (2.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (1.86%) Firmware
14 7 (1.86%) GlusterFS
14 7 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 62 (16.45%) NetBackup
2 37 (9.81%) EMC NetWorker
3 27 (7.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 26 (6.90%) vCenter Server
5 25 (6.63%) SCCM
6 24 (6.37%) Puppet
7 21 (5.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 17 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (4.24%) vRealize
10 15 (3.98%) Nagios
11 14 (3.71%) Ansible
11 14 (3.71%) SCOM
12 13 (3.45%) Backup Exec
12 13 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
13 12 (3.18%) EMC VPLEX
14 11 (2.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
15 10 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
15 10 (2.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 8 (2.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 195 (51.72%) VMware
2 151 (40.05%) Cisco
3 101 (26.79%) HP
4 85 (22.55%) NetApp
5 78 (20.69%) Brocade
6 70 (18.57%) Microsoft
7 57 (15.12%) Red Hat
8 56 (14.85%) Oracle
8 56 (14.85%) Veritas
9 49 (13.00%) 3PAR
10 48 (12.73%) IBM
11 45 (11.94%) Citrix
12 39 (10.34%) Dell
13 33 (8.75%) Symantec
14 20 (5.31%) Sun
15 16 (4.24%) Isilon
16 13 (3.45%) CheckPoint
16 13 (3.45%) F5
16 13 (3.45%) Veeam
17 12 (3.18%) SevOne
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £392.81 - £441.89 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
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