Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 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
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 443 333 459
Rank change year-on-year -110 +126 -3
Contract jobs citing EMC 90 59 140
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.94% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 67
10th Percentile £370 £300 £338
25th Percentile £450 £350 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% -10.00% +9.29%
75th Percentile £580 £538 £556
90th Percentile £638 £563 £630
England median daily rate £475 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.35% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £47.83 £42.50
Median % change year-on-year - +12.54% -3.22%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.10
% change year-on-year - +4.41% -1.86%

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 11,730 6,296 16,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 39.66% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,867 4,337 10,821
10th Percentile £346 £300 £294
25th Percentile £428 £410 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.50%
75th Percentile £638 £619 £588
90th Percentile £725 £714 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 76 257
10th Percentile £13.48 £12.56 £11.92
25th Percentile £16.26 £18.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate £24.68 £26.75 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.76% +33.75% -4.76%
75th Percentile £44.94 £44.31 £28.75
90th Percentile £65.00 £49.38 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.90 £18.70
% change year-on-year -4.52% +6.42% +6.86%

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for EMC in London

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing EMC in London.

Daily rate trend for EMC in London

EMC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing EMC in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for EMC in London

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing EMC in London.

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 29 July 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
Central London -19 25 £475 +5.56% 5
East London +5 1 £225 -58.14% 2
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for EMC.

1 68 (75.56%) VMware
2 58 (64.44%) Windows
3 54 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (52.22%) Linux
5 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
6 37 (41.11%) Oracle
7 36 (40.00%) Azure
8 34 (37.78%) AWS
9 33 (36.67%) Active Directory
9 33 (36.67%) SAN
10 32 (35.56%) NetApp
11 29 (32.22%) Cisco
11 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
12 28 (31.11%) Solaris
13 27 (30.00%) GCP
13 27 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
14 26 (28.89%) Banking
15 25 (27.78%) NAS
15 25 (27.78%) SQL
15 25 (27.78%) Social Skills
16 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
17 23 (25.56%) Java
17 23 (25.56%) Red Hat
18 22 (24.44%) Finance
18 22 (24.44%) Python
18 22 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (24.44%) GitHub
18 22 (24.44%) Ansible
19 21 (23.33%) IaaS
19 21 (23.33%) Puppet

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 18 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (18.89%) Confluence
3 16 (17.78%) Tomcat
4 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
5 11 (12.22%) WebSphere
5 11 (12.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (6.67%) IIS
7 5 (5.56%) Apache
7 5 (5.56%) Mule
8 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.22%) IBM Domino
8 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.00%) Azure
2 34 (37.78%) AWS
3 27 (30.00%) GCP
4 22 (24.44%) GitHub
5 21 (23.33%) IaaS
6 16 (17.78%) SaaS
7 15 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
8 14 (15.56%) PaaS
9 12 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (3.33%) OneDrive
10 3 (3.33%) Snowflake
11 2 (2.22%) Cohesity
11 2 (2.22%) OpenShift
12 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (1.11%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (1.11%) Power Platform
12 1 (1.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.67%) SAN
2 25 (27.78%) NAS
3 21 (23.33%) DNS
4 18 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
5 17 (18.89%) WAN
6 15 (16.67%) Firewall
7 14 (15.56%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (14.44%) Kerberos
8 13 (14.44%) LAN
9 11 (12.22%) FCoE
9 11 (12.22%) Multicast
10 8 (8.89%) DHCP
11 5 (5.56%) HTTP
11 5 (5.56%) NetScaler
11 5 (5.56%) SSL
12 4 (4.44%) Internet
13 2 (2.22%) Skype
13 2 (2.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (7.78%) MySQL
5 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.67%) HBase
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2017
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2019
9 2 (2.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) JIRA
2 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (12.22%) Subversion
2 11 (12.22%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.56%) Serena SBM
4 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (28.89%) Banking
2 25 (27.78%) Social Skills
3 22 (24.44%) Finance
4 8 (8.89%) Public Sector
5 7 (7.78%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.44%) Law
8 3 (3.33%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (3.33%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (2.22%) International Banking
9 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.11%) Legal
10 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Architect
2 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (12.22%) Technical Architect
3 11 (12.22%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Administrator
4 9 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.67%) VMware Architect
6 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Consultant
7 4 (4.44%) DBA
7 4 (4.44%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) LDAP
1 11 (12.22%) Middleware
2 5 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (2.22%) HTML
3 2 (2.22%) JSON
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.22%) XML
3 2 (2.22%) XSLT
3 2 (2.22%) YAML
4 1 (1.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.78%) Clustering
2 16 (17.78%) Replication
3 9 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 7 (7.78%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.22%) AS400
7 2 (2.22%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (64.44%) Windows
2 47 (52.22%) Linux
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
4 28 (31.11%) Solaris
5 22 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (13.33%) Unix
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (8.89%) CentOS
11 7 (7.78%) Windows 10
12 3 (3.33%) AIX
13 2 (2.22%) HPUX
13 2 (2.22%) OpenVMS
13 2 (2.22%) SUSE
13 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
14 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (16.67%) DevOps
3 15 (16.67%) High Availability
3 15 (16.67%) Migration
3 15 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (14.44%) ITIL
4 13 (14.44%) Storage Management
5 12 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (12.22%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (11.11%) Benchmarking
8 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (7.78%) API Integration
9 7 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.78%) Data Security
9 7 (7.78%) Decision-Making
9 7 (7.78%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) SQL
2 23 (25.56%) Java
3 22 (24.44%) Python
4 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
5 11 (12.22%) Perl
6 8 (8.89%) Ruby
7 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.56%) Go
9 4 (4.44%) C
9 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.33%) C#
10 3 (3.33%) VBA
11 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.11%) ALGOL
12 1 (1.11%) COBOL
12 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) CCNA
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.78%) Degree
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) MCSE
6 3 (3.33%) MCITP
6 3 (3.33%) MCP
6 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.22%) OCP
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) GDPR
2 7 (7.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.44%) QA
4 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (23.33%) NFS
5 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (13.33%) SRDF
7 11 (12.22%) KVM
7 11 (12.22%) Xen
8 7 (7.78%) Docker
9 6 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (6.67%) vSphere
10 4 (4.44%) Veritas File System
11 3 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (2.22%) XenApp
13 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (24.44%) Ansible
2 21 (23.33%) Puppet
2 21 (23.33%) Terraform
3 15 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 13 (14.44%) Control-M
5 11 (12.22%) QRadar
5 11 (12.22%) Tivoli
5 11 (12.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Kubernetes
6 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (8.89%) NetBackup
7 6 (6.67%) Netcool
7 6 (6.67%) SCCM
7 6 (6.67%) SCOM
7 6 (6.67%) vRealize
8 5 (5.56%) Data Guard
8 5 (5.56%) FortiGate
8 5 (5.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (4.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 68 (75.56%) VMware
2 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 37 (41.11%) Oracle
4 32 (35.56%) NetApp
5 29 (32.22%) Cisco
6 23 (25.56%) Red Hat
7 18 (20.00%) Dell
8 17 (18.89%) IBM
9 16 (17.78%) Google
10 13 (14.44%) Citrix
11 12 (13.33%) Sybase
12 11 (12.22%) CyberArk
12 11 (12.22%) HP
12 11 (12.22%) Qualys
12 11 (12.22%) Splunk
13 10 (11.11%) BMC
13 10 (11.11%) F5
14 7 (7.78%) Hitachi
15 6 (6.67%) Isilon
15 6 (6.67%) Veritas