The median contractor rate for a EMC Engineer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

EMC Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 608 619
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an EMC Engineer 14 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.058% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.061% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 11
Median daily rate £438 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £337 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +2.94% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £40.13 £63.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.30% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.13 £63.00 -
% change year-on-year -36.30% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

EMC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured EMC Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for EMC Engineer in the UK

EMC Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC Engineer in the UK

EMC Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC Engineer in the UK

EMC Engineer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 12 £438 +7.69%
South East +4 5 £450 -2.70%
London +17 3 - -
Hampshire +8 3 £450 +28.57%
East of England +1 2 £400 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £400 -
North West +28 1 - -
Surrey +14 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £388 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £463 -
Crawley - 1 £388 -
Manchester - 1 - -

EMC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, EMC Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring EMC Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) EMC
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 21 (51.22%) SAN
4 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (43.90%) EMC VNX
5 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
5 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) Windows
6 12 (29.27%) vSphere
7 10 (24.39%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 9 (21.95%) Converged Infrastructure
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
9 8 (19.51%) EMC VMAX
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) NAS
10 7 (17.07%) Chartered Engineer
10 7 (17.07%) OrCAD
10 7 (17.07%) Schematic Capture
10 7 (17.07%) RS-232
10 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.07%) RFID
10 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
10 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
11 6 (14.63%) Contactless
11 6 (14.63%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (14.63%) Smartcard
11 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (14.63%) EMC NetWorker

EMC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 7 (17.07%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) NAS
3 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
3 7 (17.07%) RFID
3 7 (17.07%) RS-232
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (9.76%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) FTP
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.44%) SSH
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) VSAN
6 1 (2.44%) VXLAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Local Government
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) EMC VNX
2 10 (24.39%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 8 (19.51%) EMC VMAX
4 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (14.63%) Contactless
5 6 (14.63%) Smartcard
6 5 (12.20%) CLARiiON
7 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
7 2 (4.88%) Replication
8 1 (2.44%) AS400
8 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.44%) iSeries
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (2.44%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) Schematic Capture
3 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) DevOps
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Kanban
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Security Hardening
5 1 (2.44%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 7 (17.07%) Chartered Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) VCP5
5 1 (2.44%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) SRDF
5 1 (2.44%) vCloud
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) EMC
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) NetApp
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.76%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) Fujitsu
6 3 (7.32%) Hitachi
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Brocade
8 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam