The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing EMC 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.51% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.19% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £298 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.05% -41.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 229 253 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 36.52% 42.74% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 190 194
Median daily rate £425 £363 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -58.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £36.25 £40.00
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Oxfordshire

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in Oxfordshire

EMC
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the Oxfordshire 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
Bicester - 2 - -
Oxford -3 1 - - 1
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
EMC
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for EMC.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (12.50%) VHDL
5 1 (12.50%) Verilog
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) RHCSA
5 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 1 (12.50%) Server Building
5 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation

EMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
2 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
2 1 (12.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas