Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMC VMAX in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMC VMAX over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 VMAX Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 770 833
Rank change year-on-year -64 +63 -58
Contract jobs citing EMC VMAX 44 85 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.089% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 66 48
UK median daily rate £413 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +18.03% -10.29%
10th Percentile £353 £350 £250
90th Percentile £494 £538 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -8.82% +9.68% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.00

EMC VMAX is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,575 31,457 35,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.36% 32.81% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,450 20,563 22,844
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £245
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 989 1,110 1,315
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.80 £48.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% -5.46% +17.65%

EMC VMAX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EMC VMAX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EMC VMAX in the UK

EMC VMAX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC VMAX in the UK

EMC VMAX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC VMAX over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC VMAX in the UK

EMC VMAX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC VMAX in the UK

EMC VMAX
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC VMAX within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -67 44 £413 -8.33% 11
London -27 27 £425 -15.00% 5
UK excluding London -27 17 £388 -8.82% 6
Midlands +18 9 £388 -20.51% 2
East Midlands +6 8 £388 -20.51% 1
South East -52 4 £435 +2.35% 3
North of England +21 3 £368 +6.52%
North West +14 3 £368 -30.00%
South West - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EMC VMAX 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 with a requirement for EMC VMAX.

1 42 (95.45%) EMC
2 33 (75.00%) EMC VNX
3 30 (68.18%) HP
3 30 (68.18%) Replication
4 28 (63.64%) SAN
5 27 (61.36%) 3PAR
6 26 (59.09%) Brocade
7 25 (56.82%) EMC VPLEX
8 24 (54.55%) Cisco
9 23 (52.27%) Unix
9 23 (52.27%) Finance
9 23 (52.27%) NAS
9 23 (52.27%) Data Centre
10 22 (50.00%) Linux
11 19 (43.18%) Windows
12 18 (40.91%) Migration
13 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
14 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
15 14 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (29.55%) iSCSI
16 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
17 12 (27.27%) vSphere
17 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
17 12 (27.27%) Data Management
17 12 (27.27%) VMware
17 12 (27.27%) Veritas
17 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
17 12 (27.27%) NFS
17 12 (27.27%) FCoE
18 11 (25.00%) Capacity Management

EMC VMAX
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) SAN
2 23 (52.27%) NAS
3 14 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (29.55%) iSCSI
5 12 (27.27%) FCoE
6 3 (6.82%) DHCP
6 3 (6.82%) DNS
6 3 (6.82%) DWDM
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (4.55%) snoop
7 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.27%) Firewall
8 1 (2.27%) Intranet
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Storage Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) EMC Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) EMC Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) HP Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Storage Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) EMC Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) X-Windows
2 4 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) Flash
4 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) JSP
4 1 (2.27%) Kafka
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) RESTful
4 1 (2.27%) Servlets
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (75.00%) EMC VNX
2 30 (68.18%) Replication
3 23 (52.27%) Data Centre
4 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
5 8 (18.18%) EMC Centera
5 8 (18.18%) EMC VNXe
5 8 (18.18%) HP Storage
5 8 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.27%) Celerra
7 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.27%) IBM XIV
7 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.27%) Tandem
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Unix
2 22 (50.00%) Linux
3 19 (43.18%) Windows
4 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Solaris
5 8 (18.18%) AIX
5 8 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 2000
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Migration
2 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
3 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 12 (27.27%) Data Management
4 11 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 11 (25.00%) Change Management
4 11 (25.00%) Data Security
4 11 (25.00%) Security Hardening
5 8 (18.18%) Break/Fix
5 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
6 7 (15.91%) BCP
6 7 (15.91%) High Availability
6 7 (15.91%) Information Security
6 7 (15.91%) Investment Management
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (15.91%) Workflow
7 6 (13.64%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) NFS
1 12 (27.27%) vSphere
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.91%) Firmware
4 7 (15.91%) SRDF
4 7 (15.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.55%) iptables
8 1 (2.27%) GridGain
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (56.82%) EMC VPLEX
2 11 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (15.91%) EMC TimeFinder
3 7 (15.91%) NetApp OnCommand
3 7 (15.91%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.82%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) EMC
2 30 (68.18%) HP
3 27 (61.36%) 3PAR
4 26 (59.09%) Brocade
5 24 (54.55%) Cisco
6 12 (27.27%) Veritas
6 12 (27.27%) VMware
7 9 (20.45%) NetApp
8 5 (11.36%) Isilon
9 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.55%) Dell
11 2 (4.55%) IBM
11 2 (4.55%) Sun
11 2 (4.55%) Symantec
12 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
12 1 (2.27%) Aveksa
12 1 (2.27%) F5
12 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
12 1 (2.27%) SolidFire