Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 810 833
Rank change year-on-year -53 +23 -76
Contract jobs citing EMC VMAX 31 87 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.084% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 56 40
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.11% -8.66%
10th Percentile £280 £345 £298
90th Percentile £563 £538 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 34827 33903 36809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.70% 32.81% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23164 22164 23435
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.24% +6.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 994 1202 1446
UK median hourly rate £21.22 £20.38 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +4.49% +9.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.21 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.98% +10.53% +8.57%

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 12 December 2017.

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 9 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 12 December 2017. 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 -65 31 £400 -5.88% 2
London -24 17 £500 - 2
UK excluding London -21 14 £375 -11.76%
Midlands +34 8 £388 +3.33%
East Midlands +4 8 £388 +3.33%
North of England +43 4 £280 -17.65%
North West +22 4 £280 -46.67%
South West +5 1 - -
South East -37 1 £350 -17.65%

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMC VMAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EMC VMAX.

1 30 (96.77%) EMC
2 28 (90.32%) SAN
3 23 (74.19%) NAS
4 21 (67.74%) HP
4 21 (67.74%) Unix
4 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 21 (67.74%) EMC VNX
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) 3PAR
7 17 (54.84%) Replication
8 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
9 13 (41.94%) VMware
9 13 (41.94%) vSphere
9 13 (41.94%) NetApp
10 12 (38.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (38.71%) Solaris
10 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (35.48%) Cisco
11 11 (35.48%) Change Management
12 10 (32.26%) Brocade
12 10 (32.26%) NetBackup
12 10 (32.26%) Finance
13 9 (29.03%) EMC TimeFinder
13 9 (29.03%) SRDF
13 9 (29.03%) AIX
13 9 (29.03%) NetApp OnCommand
14 8 (25.81%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (25.81%) Server Virtualisation
14 8 (25.81%) EMC VPLEX

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 5 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 23 (74.19%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) DHCP
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.90%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) SMTP
4 4 (12.90%) snoop
4 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
4 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) Intranet
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) EMC Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) HP Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (3.23%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) Servlets
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) EMC VNX
2 17 (54.84%) Replication
3 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
4 8 (25.81%) HP Storage
4 8 (25.81%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (22.58%) EMC Centera
5 7 (22.58%) EMC VNXe
5 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
7 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Unix
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 12 (38.71%) Solaris
4 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (29.03%) AIX
6 8 (25.81%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Change Management
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (25.81%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
3 7 (22.58%) BCP
3 7 (22.58%) Break/Fix
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Investment Management
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (22.58%) Workflow
4 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Time Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) PMO
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) vSphere
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) SRDF
4 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 8 (25.81%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
5 7 (22.58%) Firmware
5 7 (22.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (12.90%) iptables
7 3 (9.68%) NFS
8 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (3.23%) GridGain
8 1 (3.23%) vCloud
8 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (32.26%) NetBackup
3 9 (29.03%) EMC TimeFinder
3 9 (29.03%) NetApp OnCommand
4 8 (25.81%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (6.45%) SnapMirror
6 2 (6.45%) SnapVault
7 1 (3.23%) vMotion
7 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) EMC
2 21 (67.74%) HP
3 18 (58.06%) 3PAR
4 13 (41.94%) NetApp
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) Brocade
7 7 (22.58%) Veritas
8 5 (16.13%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (12.90%) Sun
9 4 (12.90%) Symantec
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
11 2 (6.45%) F5
11 2 (6.45%) Remedy
11 2 (6.45%) SAP
12 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
12 1 (3.23%) Aveksa
12 1 (3.23%) SolidFire
12 1 (3.23%) Splunk