Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 847 825
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 -4
Contract jobs citing EMC VMAX 44 20 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.020% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.059% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 48
UK median daily rate £380 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +14.48% -1.00%
10th Percentile £318 £280 £260
90th Percentile £588 £581 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £280 £379
% change year-on-year +33.93% -26.19% -1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 35,091 33,629 36,430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.13% 34.23% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,938 22,002 23,809
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,075 1,041 1,238
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.47
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £46.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.81
% change year-on-year - -3.87% +18.89%

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 25 September 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 12 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 25 September 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 +1 43 £380 -10.59% 1
UK excluding London -1 31 £375 +33.93% 1
North of England +6 23 £375 +33.93%
London -10 13 £525 +16.67%
North East - 13 £368 -
North West -19 6 £363 +29.46%
South East -24 4 £575 +64.29% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £400 -
East Midlands - 2 £328 -
Midlands - 2 £328 -
South West -17 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 41 (93.18%) EMC
2 35 (79.55%) SAN
3 29 (65.91%) EMC VNX
4 26 (59.09%) Brocade
5 24 (54.55%) Cisco
6 21 (47.73%) HP
7 18 (40.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 18 (40.91%) Isilon
8 16 (36.36%) Windows
8 16 (36.36%) Replication
9 15 (34.09%) Linux
9 15 (34.09%) 3PAR
9 15 (34.09%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (31.82%) Finance
10 14 (31.82%) Migration
11 13 (29.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
13 11 (25.00%) vSphere
13 11 (25.00%) Celerra
13 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 11 (25.00%) NetApp
13 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 10 (22.73%) HP StoreVirtual
14 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 10 (22.73%) ITIL
14 10 (22.73%) HP Storage
15 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (20.45%) NAS
15 9 (20.45%) Unix
15 9 (20.45%) VMware

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 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (79.55%) SAN
2 15 (34.09%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (20.45%) NAS
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) Architect
2 4 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Release Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (4.55%) Platform Architect
4 2 (4.55%) SAN Storage Specialist
4 2 (4.55%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Storage Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (65.91%) EMC VNX
2 18 (40.91%) Enterprise Storage
3 16 (36.36%) Replication
4 11 (25.00%) Celerra
4 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (22.73%) HP Storage
5 10 (22.73%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (13.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (11.36%) Clustering
7 5 (11.36%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (4.55%) FlexPod
10 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (2.27%) EMC VNXe
10 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
10 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Linux
3 9 (20.45%) Unix
4 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.36%) AIX
5 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (4.55%) VMS
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Migration
2 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) QMS
3 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 6 (13.64%) Runbook
4 6 (13.64%) Storage Management
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) System Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Task Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Break/Fix
7 2 (4.55%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Perl
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) HP ASE
3 4 (9.09%) HPE ATP
4 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) CCDP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) EMCIE
5 1 (2.27%) EMCISA
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 11 (25.00%) vSphere
3 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (6.82%) SRDF
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.27%) KVM
8 1 (2.27%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.27%) XenApp
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) SnapMirror
2 7 (15.91%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) SnapVault
4 3 (6.82%) EMC VPLEX
4 3 (6.82%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) EMC
2 26 (59.09%) Brocade
3 24 (54.55%) Cisco
4 21 (47.73%) HP
5 18 (40.91%) Isilon
6 15 (34.09%) 3PAR
7 11 (25.00%) NetApp
8 9 (20.45%) VMware
9 8 (18.18%) Dell
10 6 (13.64%) CommVault
11 5 (11.36%) IBM
12 3 (6.82%) CenturyLink
12 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
12 3 (6.82%) Veritas
13 2 (4.55%) PlateSpin
14 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
14 1 (2.27%) Citrix
14 1 (2.27%) F5
14 1 (2.27%) Veeam