Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 February 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 479 406 336
Rank change year-on-year -73 -70 -62
Contract jobs citing EMC 138 193 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 1.09% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 146 190
London median daily rate £475 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £310 £331 £277
90th Percentile £598 £600 £600
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £45.17 - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -18.75%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,857 17,633 17,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.18% 42.98% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,919 11,763 11,824
London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £267 £255
90th Percentile £650 £632 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 286 314
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.27 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +11.92% +7.95%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £50.63 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.88%

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing EMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for EMC in London

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EMC in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in London

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in London

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in London

EMC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Central London -48 20 £411 -8.61% 7
South London - 8 £505 - 4
West London -47 4 £475 -4.04% 16
East London -17 3 £450 +22.03% 3
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for EMC.

1 74 (53.62%) VMware
2 69 (50.00%) Linux
3 67 (48.55%) Windows
4 65 (47.10%) Finance
5 54 (39.13%) SAN
6 52 (37.68%) Data Centre
7 49 (35.51%) Cisco
8 42 (30.43%) Red Hat
8 42 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (28.99%) Windows Server
10 37 (26.81%) NetApp
10 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
11 35 (25.36%) Unix
11 35 (25.36%) Banking
12 34 (24.64%) EMC VNX
12 34 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 33 (23.91%) HP
14 30 (21.74%) 3PAR
15 29 (21.01%) Veritas
16 28 (20.29%) Migration
17 27 (19.57%) Solaris
17 27 (19.57%) EMC VMAX
18 26 (18.84%) NAS
18 26 (18.84%) Microsoft
18 26 (18.84%) Change Management
19 25 (18.12%) Brocade
19 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
20 23 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
20 23 (16.67%) ITIL
21 22 (15.94%) AIX

EMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 14 (10.14%) IIS
2 9 (6.52%) Apache
3 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.62%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.90%) Drupal
5 4 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.90%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.90%) WordPress
6 3 (2.17%) Confluence
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.45%) nginx
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.72%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (15.22%) Office 365
2 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.90%) IaaS
4 2 (1.45%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 54 (39.13%) SAN
2 26 (18.84%) NAS
3 19 (13.77%) DNS
4 17 (12.32%) DHCP
4 17 (12.32%) Firewall
5 15 (10.87%) LAN
5 15 (10.87%) WAN
6 14 (10.14%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (10.14%) TCP/IP
7 10 (7.25%) FCoE
7 10 (7.25%) iSCSI
8 8 (5.80%) SMTP
8 8 (5.80%) SNMP
9 7 (5.07%) HTTP
9 7 (5.07%) VPN
10 6 (4.35%) DWDM
10 6 (4.35%) MPLS
10 6 (4.35%) Skype
10 6 (4.35%) Wireshark
11 5 (3.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.62%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (2.90%) Big Data
2 4 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.45%) MySQL
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.17%) JIRA
3 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 65 (47.10%) Finance
2 35 (25.36%) Banking
3 15 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.90%) German Language
6 4 (2.90%) Legal
7 3 (2.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (13.77%) Consultant
3 18 (13.04%) Storage Engineer
4 17 (12.32%) Administrator
5 13 (9.42%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) SAN Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.52%) Architect
8 9 (6.52%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Storage Consultant
9 8 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Network Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.07%) VMware Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Security Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Server Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) X-Windows
2 5 (3.62%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (3.62%) LDAP
2 5 (3.62%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.90%) .NET
3 4 (2.90%) REST
3 4 (2.90%) Web Services
4 2 (1.45%) LAMP
4 2 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.45%) RESTful
4 2 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (37.68%) Data Centre
2 34 (24.64%) EMC VNX
3 27 (19.57%) EMC VMAX
4 21 (15.22%) Replication
5 14 (10.14%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (5.07%) EMC Centera
7 7 (5.07%) EMC VNXe
8 6 (4.35%) Clustering
8 6 (4.35%) HP Superdome
9 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.45%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.45%) Life Science
10 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.72%) Handset
11 1 (0.72%) PKI
11 1 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (50.00%) Linux
2 67 (48.55%) Windows
3 40 (28.99%) Windows Server
4 35 (25.36%) Unix
5 34 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (19.57%) Solaris
7 22 (15.94%) AIX
8 19 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (5.80%) SUSE
12 7 (5.07%) CentOS
12 7 (5.07%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (5.07%) Windows 2000
13 5 (3.62%) Ubuntu
14 3 (2.17%) CoreOS
14 3 (2.17%) Debian
15 2 (1.45%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.72%) Fedora
16 1 (0.72%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.29%) Migration
2 26 (18.84%) Change Management
3 23 (16.67%) ITIL
4 19 (13.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 18 (13.04%) High Availability
6 17 (12.32%) Open Source
6 17 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (10.87%) Capacity Management
8 14 (10.14%) Data Migration
9 12 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 12 (8.70%) Information Security
9 12 (8.70%) Investment Management
10 11 (7.97%) Data Security
11 10 (7.25%) Data Management
11 10 (7.25%) Security Hardening
12 9 (6.52%) BCP
12 9 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (6.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.49%) Python
3 17 (12.32%) Perl
4 12 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.97%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.80%) Ruby
7 7 (5.07%) SQL
8 6 (4.35%) Korn
9 2 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.42%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.25%) MCSE
3 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.07%) RHCE
5 6 (4.35%) CCNP
6 5 (3.62%) CISA
6 5 (3.62%) CISSP
7 4 (2.90%) CCSE
7 4 (2.90%) CISMP
7 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.17%) Degree
8 3 (2.17%) VCP5
9 1 (0.72%) CISM
9 1 (0.72%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.72%) MCSA
9 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) SLA
2 9 (6.52%) PMO
3 5 (3.62%) GDPR
4 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.45%) QA
5 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
3 23 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (12.32%) NFS
5 15 (10.87%) SRDF
6 14 (10.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 11 (7.97%) vSphere
9 9 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (5.80%) Samba
10 8 (5.80%) XenApp
11 7 (5.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (5.07%) Firmware
12 6 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (3.62%) Veritas File System
13 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
14 4 (2.90%) Docker
14 4 (2.90%) iptables
15 3 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (15.22%) EMC VPLEX
2 17 (12.32%) SCCM
3 13 (9.42%) NetBackup
4 12 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 10 (7.25%) Backup Exec
6 9 (6.52%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (6.52%) vCenter Server
7 7 (5.07%) EMC TimeFinder
7 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (5.07%) NetApp OnCommand
7 7 (5.07%) SCOM
8 6 (4.35%) Ansible
8 6 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (4.35%) PowerCLI
9 5 (3.62%) Kibana
9 5 (3.62%) logstash
9 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 74 (53.62%) VMware
2 49 (35.51%) Cisco
3 42 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 37 (26.81%) NetApp
5 33 (23.91%) HP
6 30 (21.74%) 3PAR
7 29 (21.01%) Veritas
8 26 (18.84%) Microsoft
9 25 (18.12%) Brocade
10 21 (15.22%) Dell
11 20 (14.49%) Citrix
12 12 (8.70%) Oracle
13 11 (7.97%) CheckPoint
13 11 (7.97%) Veeam
14 10 (7.25%) Splunk
15 9 (6.52%) CommVault
15 9 (6.52%) Juniper
16 8 (5.80%) Symantec
17 7 (5.07%) F5
17 7 (5.07%) McAfee