Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 263 165
Rank change year-on-year -12 -98 +92
Contract jobs citing EMC 99 93 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.60% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 1.23% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 147
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £261
90th Percentile £588 £608 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
South East median hourly rate £44.75 £33.75 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.59% -33.82% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38.63 £22.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £49.48 £41.02 £63.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +6.25%

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 7,816 7,557 8,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.80% 49.09% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,473 4,237 5,180
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £249 £251 £232
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 366 433
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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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 20 May 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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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 20 May 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 +8 38 £415 -1.19% 25
Thames Valley -40 27 £365 -33.64% 15
Surrey -20 18 £575 +35.29% 7
Berkshire -25 16 £375 -31.82% 8
Buckinghamshire -4 7 £355 -6.89% 4
Kent - 6 £500 - 2
Middlesex 0 4 £425 +22.30% 1
Oxfordshire -11 4 £350 -22.22% 3
East Sussex +7 3 £400 -5.88%
West Sussex -6 3 £383 -0.65% 2
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 (45.45%) VMware
2 37 (37.37%) SAN
3 31 (31.31%) Data Centre
4 28 (28.28%) Windows
4 28 (28.28%) Migration
5 27 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
7 22 (22.22%) Linux
7 22 (22.22%) Dell
7 22 (22.22%) Cisco
7 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 21 (21.21%) Unix
8 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (20.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 20 (20.20%) ITIL
10 19 (19.19%) Solaris
10 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
10 19 (19.19%) HP
11 18 (18.18%) Firewall
11 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 17 (17.17%) Oracle
13 16 (16.16%) Red Hat
13 16 (16.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (16.16%) Windows Server
14 15 (15.15%) NetBackup
15 14 (14.14%) Hyper-V
15 14 (14.14%) NetApp
15 14 (14.14%) Citrix
15 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (13.13%) IBM

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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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) IIS
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.03%) CMS
4 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Captiva
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.01%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.09%) Office 365
4 2 (2.02%) IaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.37%) SAN
2 18 (18.18%) Firewall
3 11 (11.11%) NAS
4 6 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (6.06%) WAN
5 4 (4.04%) DNS
5 4 (4.04%) LAN
6 3 (3.03%) BGP
6 3 (3.03%) DHCP
6 3 (3.03%) MPLS
6 3 (3.03%) Skype
6 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.03%) Wireless
7 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.02%) SSH
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.01%) FTP
8 1 (1.01%) SMS
8 1 (1.01%) VPN
8 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.14%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Architect
2 11 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (8.08%) Business Analyst
3 8 (8.08%) Product Analyst
3 8 (8.08%) Product Business Analyst
4 7 (7.07%) Consultant
4 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Administrator
5 6 (6.06%) Data Centre Manager
5 6 (6.06%) NetBackup Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (5.05%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services Management
2 2 (2.02%) HTML
2 2 (2.02%) J2EE
2 2 (2.02%) JSP
2 2 (2.02%) LDAP
2 2 (2.02%) XML
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) COM+
3 1 (1.01%) Flash
3 1 (1.01%) Middleware
3 1 (1.01%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (7.07%) EMC VNX
4 6 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 6 (6.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (5.05%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (5.05%) Replication
6 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.04%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.01%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.01%) PKI
8 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 22 (22.22%) Linux
3 21 (21.21%) Unix
4 19 (19.19%) Solaris
5 16 (16.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (16.16%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.10%) AIX
7 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.05%) CentOS
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Migration
2 20 (20.20%) ITIL
3 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (8.08%) Project Management
6 7 (7.07%) Change Management
6 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.07%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.07%) Service Management
7 6 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.06%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.06%) DevOps
8 5 (5.05%) Benchmarking
8 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.05%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.04%) Information Security
9 4 (4.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) Perl
3 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.05%) AWK
4 5 (5.05%) Bourne shell
4 5 (5.05%) Korn
5 4 (4.04%) Java
6 1 (1.01%) C
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.08%) MCSA
3 8 (8.08%) MCSE
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.07%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) MCP
6 4 (4.04%) Degree
7 3 (3.03%) RHCE
7 3 (3.03%) RHCSA
8 2 (2.02%) OCA
8 2 (2.02%) OCP
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCNP
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) ISEB
9 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (1.01%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.01%) MISRA
3 1 (1.01%) MISRA C
System Software
1 27 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (12.12%) vSphere
5 9 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (5.05%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.01%) NFS
8 1 (1.01%) Snort
8 1 (1.01%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.01%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (20.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (15.15%) NetBackup
3 13 (13.13%) SCCM
4 7 (7.07%) vCenter Server
4 7 (7.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (4.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (3.03%) Tivoli
8 3 (3.03%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (2.02%) Ansible
9 2 (2.02%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (2.02%) Nagios
9 2 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (1.01%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 45 (45.45%) VMware
2 22 (22.22%) Cisco
2 22 (22.22%) Dell
2 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.19%) HP
4 17 (17.17%) Oracle
5 16 (16.16%) Red Hat
6 14 (14.14%) Citrix
6 14 (14.14%) NetApp
7 13 (13.13%) IBM
8 11 (11.11%) Centrify
9 10 (10.10%) Brocade
9 10 (10.10%) Veritas
10 8 (8.08%) Google
10 8 (8.08%) Sun
11 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
12 5 (5.05%) StorageTek
13 4 (4.04%) 3PAR
13 4 (4.04%) Splunk
14 3 (3.03%) F5