Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 283 207
Rank change year-on-year +12 -76 +57
Contract jobs citing EMC 115 93 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.55% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.15% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 35 112
South East median daily rate £439 £390 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.87% +11.67%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £268
90th Percentile £536 £455 £571
England median daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +0.50% -0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +14.29% +100.00%
10th Percentile £25.79 £39.00 £28.72
90th Percentile £47.65 £43.55 £43.28
England median hourly rate £43.63 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.08% +14.29% +23.67%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,627 8,097 8,133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.17% 48.05% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,420 4,651 4,684
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £225
90th Percentile £580 £575 £555
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 341 406
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +10.57% -14.58%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £46.96
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EMC in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for EMC in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Surrey 0 44 £425 +3.03% 14
Hampshire -29 29 £450 +6.84% 13
Thames Valley -2 17 £350 -6.67% 11
West Sussex +4 13 £500 +30.72% 2
Berkshire -28 12 £350 -3.45% 4
East Sussex -5 6 £500 +26.58% 3
Middlesex +15 5 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +25 4 £473 +57.50% 5
Oxfordshire +11 1 - - 2
Kent +5 1 £400 +3.23% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for EMC.

1 53 (46.09%) Data Centre
2 42 (36.52%) VMware
3 39 (33.91%) Isilon
4 36 (31.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 35 (30.43%) NetApp
6 34 (29.57%) Windows
7 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
8 29 (25.22%) Dell
9 25 (21.74%) HP
9 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
10 24 (20.87%) Cisco
11 23 (20.00%) ITIL
12 20 (17.39%) SAN
12 20 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
13 19 (16.52%) Storage Management
14 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared
14 18 (15.65%) IBM
15 17 (14.78%) Citrix
15 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
16 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
16 16 (13.91%) Linux
16 16 (13.91%) Proactive Monitoring
17 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.17%) DNS
18 14 (12.17%) Juniper
18 14 (12.17%) Office 365
18 14 (12.17%) Mentoring
19 13 (11.30%) EMC VNX
19 13 (11.30%) HP Storage

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.87%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Office 365
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.22%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.87%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.87%) PaaS
5 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) SAN
2 14 (12.17%) DNS
3 13 (11.30%) DHCP
4 11 (9.57%) Firewall
5 7 (6.09%) NAS
6 6 (5.22%) LAN
6 6 (5.22%) SNMP
7 5 (4.35%) Internet
7 5 (4.35%) MPLS
8 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.61%) VPN
10 2 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.74%) Network Security
10 2 (1.74%) Skype
10 2 (1.74%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (1.74%) WAN
11 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.87%) SMS
11 1 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) DB2
4 1 (0.87%) MS Access
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MSI
1 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.70%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Storage Engineer
2 29 (25.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.78%) EMC Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Architect
5 10 (8.70%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Backup Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Consultant
6 8 (6.96%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) NetApp Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.35%) HP Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Senior Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Storage Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) REST
2 2 (1.74%) Ajax
2 2 (1.74%) HTML
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services Management
3 1 (0.87%) COM+
3 1 (0.87%) LDAP
3 1 (0.87%) Middleware
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (46.09%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.30%) EMC VNX
2 13 (11.30%) HP Storage
3 11 (9.57%) Data Structures
4 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Clustering
5 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (4.35%) AS400
6 5 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (4.35%) iSeries
6 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (4.35%) Replication
7 3 (2.61%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.61%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (2.61%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.61%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.74%) IBM Storwize
9 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.57%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.91%) Linux
4 13 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.43%) Unix
6 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.70%) AIX
7 10 (8.70%) Solaris
8 2 (1.74%) CentOS
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.87%) SUSE
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (20.00%) ITIL
3 19 (16.52%) Storage Management
4 16 (13.91%) Proactive Monitoring
5 14 (12.17%) Mentoring
6 13 (11.30%) Benchmarking
7 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.83%) Service Management
10 8 (6.96%) High Availability
10 8 (6.96%) Project Management
11 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.09%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (5.22%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (5.22%) Converged Infrastructure
12 6 (5.22%) Validation
13 5 (4.35%) Capacity Management
13 5 (4.35%) SIEM
13 5 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 9 (7.83%) Perl
2 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.35%) C
4 4 (3.48%) Korn
5 2 (1.74%) AWK
5 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.74%) Bourne shell
5 2 (1.74%) Java
5 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) PHP
5 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.74%) Python
5 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.30%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) CCNA
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.35%) ISEB
4 5 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.35%) MCSE
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.61%) Degree
6 2 (1.74%) CCNP
6 2 (1.74%) IBM Certification
6 2 (1.74%) MCP
6 2 (1.74%) MCSA
6 2 (1.74%) OCA
6 2 (1.74%) OCP
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.74%) RHCE
6 2 (1.74%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) GDPR
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
3 2 (1.74%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.87%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.87%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
4 12 (10.43%) vSphere
5 9 (7.83%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.61%) XenApp
9 2 (1.74%) GlusterFS
9 2 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.87%) Samba
10 1 (0.87%) vCloud
10 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.87%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) SCCM
2 11 (9.57%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.83%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (7.83%) vCenter Server
3 9 (7.83%) vRealize
4 7 (6.09%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (5.22%) PowerCLI
5 6 (5.22%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.74%) Netcool
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.74%) SCOM
9 1 (0.87%) Ansible
9 1 (0.87%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.87%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.87%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (36.52%) VMware
2 39 (33.91%) Isilon
3 35 (30.43%) NetApp
4 29 (25.22%) Dell
5 25 (21.74%) HP
6 24 (20.87%) Cisco
7 18 (15.65%) IBM
8 17 (14.78%) Citrix
9 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
10 14 (12.17%) Juniper
11 11 (9.57%) Brocade
12 9 (7.83%) Oracle
13 8 (6.96%) 3PAR
14 6 (5.22%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (5.22%) SolarWinds
15 5 (4.35%) Centrify
15 5 (4.35%) LogRhythm
15 5 (4.35%) SevOne
16 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
16 4 (3.48%) Veritas