Period
to 22 August 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 22 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 286 182
Rank change year-on-year +7 -104 +63
Contract jobs citing EMC 106 94 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.59% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.21% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 47 146
South East median daily rate £410 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £269 £263
90th Percentile £588 £613 £550
England median daily rate £425 £417 £410
% change year-on-year +1.83% +1.79% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
South East median hourly rate £44.82 £40.00 £43.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -7.58% +31.15%
10th Percentile £38.09 £22.50 £31.22
90th Percentile £49.39 £43.45 £50.25
England median hourly rate £44.46 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.14% +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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,798 7,760 8,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.02% 48.55% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,507 4,282 5,220
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +5.96%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £563 £548
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 359 411
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -4.01% -0.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.37 £45.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.05
% change year-on-year +2.94% -0.29% -2.57%

EMC
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

EMC
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

EMC
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 22 August 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

EMC
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 22 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
Hampshire +4 35 £413 +3.13% 11
Surrey -24 30 £425 -1.73% 12
Thames Valley -6 20 £350 -22.22% 8
Berkshire -22 16 £350 -33.33% 7
West Sussex +2 9 £428 +11.76% 2
Middlesex +12 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 - -
Kent +11 2 £500 +29.03% 2
East Sussex -1 2 £475 +20.25%
Oxfordshire -5 2 £350 -6.67% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for EMC.

1 45 (42.45%) VMware
2 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
3 32 (30.19%) SAN
3 32 (30.19%) Data Centre
4 28 (26.42%) Windows
5 27 (25.47%) ITIL
6 26 (24.53%) HP
6 26 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (23.58%) Cisco
8 24 (22.64%) Dell
8 24 (22.64%) NetApp
9 23 (21.70%) Windows Server
10 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
11 20 (18.87%) NetBackup
12 19 (17.92%) SCCM
12 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
13 18 (16.98%) Migration
13 18 (16.98%) Active Directory
13 18 (16.98%) Citrix
13 18 (16.98%) Oracle
14 17 (16.04%) Unix
14 17 (16.04%) Isilon
14 17 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 16 (15.09%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (15.09%) Hyper-V
16 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Storage
16 15 (14.15%) Linux
16 15 (14.15%) Benchmarking
17 14 (13.21%) Service Delivery

EMC
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 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) IIS
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (13.21%) Office 365
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.83%) IaaS
4 3 (2.83%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.94%) PaaS
5 1 (0.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) SAN
2 10 (9.43%) Firewall
2 10 (9.43%) NAS
3 8 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (4.72%) DNS
4 5 (4.72%) MPLS
5 4 (3.77%) DHCP
5 4 (3.77%) LAN
5 4 (3.77%) WAN
6 3 (2.83%) BGP
6 3 (2.83%) SNMP
7 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.89%) Skype
7 2 (1.89%) SSH
7 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.94%) FTP
8 1 (0.94%) Network Security
8 1 (0.94%) SMS
8 1 (0.94%) VPN
8 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) DB2
4 1 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 8 (7.55%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Storage Engineer
2 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.32%) EMC Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Administrator
5 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Unix Administrator
6 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Consultant
7 6 (5.66%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) NetBackup Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Storage Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Web Services
1 5 (4.72%) Web Services Management
2 2 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (0.94%) Ajax
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) Sensu
3 1 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.19%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (8.49%) HP Storage
4 8 (7.55%) Data Structures
5 7 (6.60%) Fat Client
5 7 (6.60%) Thin Client
6 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.72%) Replication
8 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.77%) EMC VNX
9 3 (2.83%) Clustering
10 2 (1.89%) AS400
10 2 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.89%) iSeries
10 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 23 (21.70%) Windows Server
3 17 (16.04%) Unix
4 15 (14.15%) Linux
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (11.32%) Solaris
8 10 (9.43%) AIX
9 7 (6.60%) CentOS
10 1 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.94%) SUSE
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) ITIL
2 18 (16.98%) Migration
3 17 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (14.15%) Benchmarking
5 14 (13.21%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.32%) Storage Management
7 11 (10.38%) Service Management
8 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.43%) Proactive Monitoring
9 9 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.60%) Antivirus Management
11 7 (6.60%) Business Continuity
11 7 (6.60%) Change Management
11 7 (6.60%) DevOps
12 6 (5.66%) Data Migration
12 6 (5.66%) Information Security
12 6 (5.66%) Server Hardening
12 6 (5.66%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.32%) SQL
2 10 (9.43%) Perl
3 8 (7.55%) Korn
3 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.60%) AWK
4 7 (6.60%) Bourne shell
5 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.72%) Java
7 3 (2.83%) C
8 2 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.26%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) MCSA
5 5 (4.72%) MCSE
5 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.77%) MCP
6 4 (3.77%) OCA
6 4 (3.77%) OCP
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (3.77%) RHCE
6 4 (3.77%) RHCSA
7 3 (2.83%) ISEB
7 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.94%) CCNA
9 1 (0.94%) CCNP
9 1 (0.94%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.94%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.94%) GDPR
2 1 (0.94%) MISRA
2 1 (0.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 26 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.98%) Active Directory
3 16 (15.09%) Hyper-V
3 16 (15.09%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (11.32%) vSphere
5 9 (8.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (6.60%) GlusterFS
7 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.94%) NFS
8 1 (0.94%) Snort
8 1 (0.94%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (18.87%) NetBackup
2 19 (17.92%) SCCM
3 12 (11.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (10.38%) vCenter Server
5 9 (8.49%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (7.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (6.60%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (4.72%) vRealize
9 4 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (2.83%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (2.83%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.94%) collectd
12 1 (0.94%) EMC Navisphere
12 1 (0.94%) Nagios
12 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (42.45%) VMware
2 26 (24.53%) HP
3 25 (23.58%) Cisco
4 24 (22.64%) Dell
4 24 (22.64%) NetApp
5 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.98%) Citrix
6 18 (16.98%) Oracle
7 17 (16.04%) Isilon
8 14 (13.21%) IBM
9 13 (12.26%) Brocade
10 12 (11.32%) Centrify
11 10 (9.43%) Red Hat
11 10 (9.43%) Veritas
12 9 (8.49%) Sun
13 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
14 7 (6.60%) Juniper
14 7 (6.60%) StorageTek
15 3 (2.83%) 3PAR
15 3 (2.83%) CA