Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 455 323
Rank change year-on-year -4 -132 +1
Contract jobs citing EMC 168 149 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.84% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 100 242
London median daily rate £475 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +4.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £312 £264
90th Percentile £669 £588 £612
England median daily rate £419 £420 £418
% change year-on-year -0.30% +0.60% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
London median hourly rate £43.92 - £32.00
10th Percentile £32.20 - £31.00
90th Percentile £52.70 - £33.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%

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 18,038 17,799 19,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.62% 41.64% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,211 11,977 12,884
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.70% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 240 231
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +10.00% -7.19%
10th Percentile £13.22 £12.23 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £41.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%

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 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 August 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 -27 32 £475 +11.76% 4
West London -25 18 £301 -23.31% 8
South London -25 16 £650 +52.94%
East London -14 8 £475 +18.75% 3
North London - 1 - - 1
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 124 (73.81%) VMware
2 96 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (48.21%) Windows
4 72 (42.86%) SAN
5 63 (37.50%) Cisco
6 62 (36.90%) Finance
7 53 (31.55%) NetApp
8 49 (29.17%) Windows Server
9 47 (27.98%) Linux
10 46 (27.38%) HP
10 46 (27.38%) Data Centre
11 43 (25.60%) vSphere
12 42 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
12 42 (25.00%) ITIL
13 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
14 38 (22.62%) Dell
15 37 (22.02%) Microsoft
15 37 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
16 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
17 33 (19.64%) PowerShell
18 32 (19.05%) Migration
18 32 (19.05%) Clustering
19 30 (17.86%) MS Exchange
19 30 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
20 28 (16.67%) SQL
20 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 27 (16.07%) SCCM
22 25 (14.88%) MCSE
23 24 (14.29%) DNS
23 24 (14.29%) NetBackup

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 30 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.93%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.76%) IIS
5 7 (4.17%) Apache
6 5 (2.98%) Confluence
6 5 (2.98%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.79%) nginx
8 3 (1.79%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.79%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.19%) CMS
9 2 (1.19%) Drupal
9 2 (1.19%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (4.76%) Serverless
4 5 (2.98%) Office 365
5 4 (2.38%) IaaS
6 3 (1.79%) PaaS
7 2 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.19%) G Suite
7 2 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (42.86%) SAN
2 24 (14.29%) DNS
3 22 (13.10%) NAS
3 22 (13.10%) WAN
4 20 (11.90%) FCoE
5 18 (10.71%) DHCP
5 18 (10.71%) LAN
6 15 (8.93%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (8.33%) iSCSI
8 13 (7.74%) Firewall
9 9 (5.36%) Multicast
10 8 (4.76%) SNMP
10 8 (4.76%) VLAN
11 7 (4.17%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.17%) Wireless
12 6 (3.57%) Kerberos
12 6 (3.57%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.98%) Spanning Tree
13 5 (2.98%) VRRP
14 4 (2.38%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.98%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.98%) MySQL
4 4 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.79%) OLTP
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.19%) HBase
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.98%) JIRA
4 3 (1.79%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (36.90%) Finance
2 24 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (2.98%) Advertising
4 4 (2.38%) Law
5 3 (1.79%) International Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.19%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (13.10%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (10.71%) Consultant
3 17 (10.12%) Architect
4 15 (8.93%) Administrator
5 14 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Data Engineer
8 10 (5.95%) Data Storage Engineer
8 10 (5.95%) Server Engineer
8 10 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.36%) EMC Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) Storage Consultant
12 6 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.76%) .NET
2 4 (2.38%) J2EE
3 3 (1.79%) HTML
3 3 (1.79%) LAMP
3 3 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (1.79%) Middleware
4 2 (1.19%) LDAP
4 2 (1.19%) Web Services
4 2 (1.19%) XML
4 2 (1.19%) XSLT
5 1 (0.60%) Spring
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.38%) Data Centre
2 32 (19.05%) Clustering
3 18 (10.71%) CLARiiON
4 16 (9.52%) EMC VNX
4 16 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (9.52%) Replication
5 12 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
5 12 (7.14%) Private Cloud
6 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 5 (2.98%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.98%) FlexPod
9 4 (2.38%) EMC Centera
9 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.79%) BYOD
10 3 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.19%) Celerra
11 2 (1.19%) IBM XIV
11 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (48.21%) Windows
2 49 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 47 (27.98%) Linux
4 23 (13.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (13.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (11.31%) Unix
6 17 (10.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (5.95%) Solaris
8 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.98%) AIX
10 4 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.38%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.79%) Android
11 3 (1.79%) SUSE
11 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.19%) VMS
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.00%) ITIL
2 32 (19.05%) Migration
3 30 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
4 22 (13.10%) Network Load Balancing
5 21 (12.50%) Server Management
6 18 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (6.55%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.55%) Patch Management
8 11 (6.55%) Storage Management
9 10 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.36%) DevOps
11 8 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (4.76%) PRINCE
11 8 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.64%) PowerShell
2 28 (16.67%) SQL
3 11 (6.55%) C
4 8 (4.76%) Python
5 7 (4.17%) Java
5 7 (4.17%) Perl
6 5 (2.98%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.79%) C++
8 3 (1.79%) Ruby
8 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.79%) VBScript
9 2 (1.19%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.19%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) Go
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (14.88%) MCSE
3 20 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.52%) Novell Certification
5 15 (8.93%) SC Cleared
6 14 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.76%) Degree
8 7 (4.17%) CCIE
8 7 (4.17%) CCNP
9 4 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.79%) CCNA
10 3 (1.79%) MCSA
11 2 (1.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 2 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.19%) PMP
11 2 (1.19%) RHCE
12 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (25.60%) vSphere
3 42 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
5 23 (13.69%) Active Directory
6 21 (12.50%) NFS
7 11 (6.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (4.76%) IAG
8 8 (4.76%) UAG
9 7 (4.17%) KVM
10 5 (2.98%) SRDF
11 3 (1.79%) Docker
11 3 (1.79%) vCloud
11 3 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.19%) LXC
12 2 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.19%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.19%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (16.07%) SCCM
2 24 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 21 (12.50%) SCOM
4 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 17 (10.12%) Puppet
6 16 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (7.74%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (5.36%) Ansible
8 9 (5.36%) Failover Clustering
8 9 (5.36%) vCenter Server
9 8 (4.76%) PowerCLI
10 5 (2.98%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (2.98%) EMC VPLEX
10 5 (2.98%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (2.98%) Terraform
11 4 (2.38%) SnapMirror
11 4 (2.38%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.38%) vRealize
11 4 (2.38%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 3 (1.79%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 124 (73.81%) VMware
2 63 (37.50%) Cisco
3 53 (31.55%) NetApp
4 46 (27.38%) HP
5 38 (22.62%) Dell
6 37 (22.02%) Microsoft
7 22 (13.10%) Splunk
8 21 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 18 (10.71%) F5
10 17 (10.12%) CommVault
11 15 (8.93%) 3PAR
12 14 (8.33%) Veritas
13 13 (7.74%) Juniper
13 13 (7.74%) SolarWinds
14 12 (7.14%) Hitachi
15 11 (6.55%) McAfee
15 11 (6.55%) Oracle
16 10 (5.95%) Brocade
16 10 (5.95%) IBM
17 9 (5.36%) SaltStack