Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 201 257
Rank change year-on-year -86 +56 -61
Contract jobs citing EMC 91 184 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 1.11% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 2.29% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 112 72
South East median daily rate £395 £419 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.67% +13.56% +2.43%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £300
90th Percentile £455 £575 £493
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 3
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.43% +100.00% -57.06%
England median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +25.00% -25.33%

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 8091 8036 9168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.08% 48.33% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4651 4621 5123
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 398 432
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £44.88
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in the South East

EMC
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 21 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -75 30 £375 -16.67% 5
Hampshire -11 28 £417 +10.56% 5
Berkshire -54 27 £363 -21.62% 1
Surrey -4 26 £413 +25.86% 5
West Sussex -18 3 £383 +17.69%
Oxfordshire +9 2 £375 -
East Sussex +2 2 £395 -
Buckinghamshire -28 2 £300 -33.33% 4
Kent - 1 £388 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £420 -
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for EMC.

1 53 (58.24%) Linux
2 46 (50.55%) VMware
3 44 (48.35%) Windows
3 44 (48.35%) SAN
4 37 (40.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (36.26%) Red Hat
6 32 (35.16%) Unix
6 32 (35.16%) Brocade
7 31 (34.07%) NetApp
8 28 (30.77%) Solaris
9 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
9 27 (29.67%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (28.57%) NetBackup
10 26 (28.57%) Finance
11 25 (27.47%) HP
11 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
11 25 (27.47%) Fibre Channel
12 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
12 24 (26.37%) Veritas
13 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
14 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 20 (21.98%) Oracle
15 20 (21.98%) Migration
16 19 (20.88%) IBM
16 19 (20.88%) Windows Server
17 18 (19.78%) Symantec
17 18 (19.78%) Cisco
18 17 (18.68%) Legal
18 17 (18.68%) Veritas File System

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 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
1 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.30%) Apache
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) IaaS
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (48.35%) SAN
2 25 (27.47%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (18.68%) NAS
4 10 (10.99%) Firewall
5 6 (6.59%) DNS
6 4 (4.40%) WAN
7 3 (3.30%) LAN
7 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.20%) FCoE
8 2 (2.20%) LTE
8 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.10%) Network Security
9 1 (1.10%) RS-232
9 1 (1.10%) Skype
9 1 (1.10%) SSH
9 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.10%) VLAN
9 1 (1.10%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) MSI
3 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.10%) RequisitePro
4 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (18.68%) Legal
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
3 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Architect
2 15 (16.48%) NetApp Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Administrator
4 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (5.49%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) EMC Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Virtualisation Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Flash
1 2 (2.20%) LAMP
1 2 (2.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) COM+
2 1 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.10%) RESTful
2 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.48%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (15.38%) EMC VNX
4 13 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 10 (10.99%) Private Cloud
6 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle Exalogic
8 4 (4.40%) Replication
9 3 (3.30%) Clustering
9 3 (3.30%) HP Storage
9 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.10%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (1.10%) Optoelectronics
11 1 (1.10%) State Machine
11 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.24%) Linux
2 44 (48.35%) Windows
3 37 (40.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (35.16%) Unix
5 28 (30.77%) Solaris
6 19 (20.88%) Windows Server
7 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (10.99%) AIX
9 9 (9.89%) CentOS
9 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (5.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (4.40%) SUSE
12 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
2 20 (21.98%) Migration
3 16 (17.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (8.79%) DevOps
4 8 (8.79%) ITIL
5 7 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
5 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.49%) Server Building
7 5 (5.49%) Service Management
8 4 (4.40%) Benchmarking
8 4 (4.40%) Change Management
8 4 (4.40%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (4.40%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.40%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.30%) Service Design
9 3 (3.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) Perl
1 10 (10.99%) Shell Script
2 7 (7.69%) Korn
3 6 (6.59%) Bourne shell
4 5 (5.49%) AWK
4 5 (5.49%) SQL
5 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.40%) Python
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) VBScript
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) R
8 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.58%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 7 (7.69%) RHCE
5 6 (6.59%) RHCSA
6 5 (5.49%) OCA
6 5 (5.49%) OCP
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (4.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) ISEB
8 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.10%) EMC Certification
9 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) VMware ESXi
2 21 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.68%) Veritas File System
4 15 (16.48%) NFS
5 10 (10.99%) vSphere
6 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.49%) GlusterFS
6 5 (5.49%) vCloud
7 4 (4.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.30%) VMware NSX
8 3 (3.30%) XenServer
9 2 (2.20%) Firmware
9 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.20%) KVM
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.20%) Samba
9 2 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 26 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 15 (16.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (9.89%) vCenter Server
4 8 (8.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 8 (8.79%) vRealize
5 7 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (6.59%) Puppet
6 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (6.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (5.49%) Ansible
7 5 (5.49%) SCCM
8 3 (3.30%) SCOM
9 2 (2.20%) BladeLogic
9 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
9 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
9 2 (2.20%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 46 (50.55%) VMware
2 33 (36.26%) Red Hat
3 32 (35.16%) Brocade
4 31 (34.07%) NetApp
5 25 (27.47%) HP
6 24 (26.37%) Veritas
7 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.98%) Oracle
9 19 (20.88%) IBM
10 18 (19.78%) Cisco
10 18 (19.78%) Symantec
11 13 (14.29%) Sun
12 11 (12.09%) 3PAR
13 7 (7.69%) Dell
13 7 (7.69%) F5
14 5 (5.49%) CA
14 5 (5.49%) Citrix
14 5 (5.49%) StorageTek
15 4 (4.40%) Fortinet
16 3 (3.30%) Intel