Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 218 218
Rank change year-on-year -68 0 +18
Contract jobs citing EMC 78 142 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.93% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.90% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 91 89
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £261
90th Percentile £487 £575 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 11
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -30.00%
England median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year +3.57% +15.70% -24.38%

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 7,463 8,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.95% 48.96% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,557 4,252 4,895
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £234 £238 £220
90th Percentile £575 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 381 456
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.38
90th Percentile £44.50 £46.96 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Thames Valley -50 33 £375 -23.08% 21
Hampshire -22 27 £425 +1.19% 10
Berkshire -43 24 £375 -25.00% 8
Surrey -32 11 £413 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 8 £305 -31.27% 8
Kent - 4 - - 1
East Sussex -2 2 £400 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -17 2 £353 -21.67% 5
Middlesex 0 1 £425 +22.30% 1
EMC
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 38 (48.72%) VMware
2 36 (46.15%) Windows
3 32 (41.03%) Linux
4 31 (39.74%) Data Centre
5 26 (33.33%) SAN
6 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
7 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (24.36%) Red Hat
8 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.08%) Cisco
10 17 (21.79%) Solaris
10 17 (21.79%) NetApp
10 17 (21.79%) Firewall
10 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (21.79%) EMC NetWorker
11 16 (20.51%) HP
11 16 (20.51%) IBM
11 16 (20.51%) Unix
12 15 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
13 14 (17.95%) vSphere
13 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
13 14 (17.95%) Oracle
13 14 (17.95%) Dell
13 14 (17.95%) Migration
14 12 (15.38%) Finance
15 11 (14.10%) Brocade
16 10 (12.82%) Citrix
16 10 (12.82%) Active Directory

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 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Captiva
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.41%) Office 365
4 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.33%) SAN
2 17 (21.79%) Firewall
3 7 (8.97%) WAN
4 5 (6.41%) LAN
5 4 (5.13%) NAS
6 3 (3.85%) DHCP
6 3 (3.85%) DNS
6 3 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.56%) Skype
7 2 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.28%) SMS
8 1 (1.28%) SSH
8 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.28%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (1.28%) VLAN
8 1 (1.28%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.85%) DB2
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Architect
2 9 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
3 6 (7.69%) Product Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Product Business Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 5 (6.41%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (6.41%) Consultant
4 5 (6.41%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Data Migration Manager
5 4 (5.13%) EMC Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Migration Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) HTML
1 2 (2.56%) J2EE
1 2 (2.56%) JSP
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
1 2 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) COM+
2 1 (1.28%) Flash
2 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.74%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 7 (8.97%) EMC VNX
3 7 (8.97%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.15%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Linux
3 19 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (21.79%) Solaris
5 16 (20.51%) Unix
6 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (8.97%) AIX
9 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.56%) CentOS
11 2 (2.56%) SUSE
11 2 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.28%) VMS
12 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Migration
2 9 (11.54%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
3 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.41%) Content Management
5 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) DevOps
6 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.85%) Coaching
7 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.85%) Service Design
7 3 (3.85%) Service Management
7 3 (3.85%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) Python
2 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) MCSA
3 5 (6.41%) MCSE
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.13%) MCP
5 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.28%) RHCE
6 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (17.95%) vSphere
4 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
5 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.13%) vCloud
7 3 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (3.85%) VMware NSX
7 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.85%) XenServer
8 2 (2.56%) Docker
8 2 (2.56%) KVM
8 2 (2.56%) NFS
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.56%) Veritas File System
8 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.28%) iptables
9 1 (1.28%) Samba
9 1 (1.28%) SRDF
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (10.26%) SCCM
3 7 (8.97%) vCenter Server
4 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Ansible
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.13%) vRealize
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.56%) CloudForms
7 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.56%) Puppet
7 2 (2.56%) SCOM
7 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.56%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (2.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) VMware
2 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Red Hat
3 18 (23.08%) Cisco
4 17 (21.79%) NetApp
5 16 (20.51%) HP
5 16 (20.51%) IBM
6 14 (17.95%) Dell
6 14 (17.95%) Oracle
7 11 (14.10%) Brocade
8 10 (12.82%) Citrix
9 7 (8.97%) Sun
9 7 (8.97%) Symantec
10 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
10 6 (7.69%) Google
11 5 (6.41%) Veritas
12 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.85%) Intel
13 3 (3.85%) SAP
14 2 (2.56%) Cognos