Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 864 804
Rank change year-on-year -13 -60 +58
Contract jobs citing EMC VMAX 32 31 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.030% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.092% 0.089% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 55
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £280 £344
90th Percentile £594 £563 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
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 34,822 34,739 33,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.04% 33.64% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,967 23,075 22,141
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,043 1,007 1,194
UK median hourly rate £20.24 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +2.50% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +7.99%

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 11 December 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 11 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 11 December 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 -13 28 £475 +18.75% 1
UK excluding London -8 21 £375 - 1
London +10 11 £575 +15.00% 1
North of England -5 10 £375 +33.93%
South East -6 5 £575 +64.29%
North West -19 5 £350 +25.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Scotland - 3 £301 - 1
South West -35 2 - -
North East - 2 £375 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 28 (87.50%) EMC
2 21 (65.63%) EMC VNX
3 20 (62.50%) SAN
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) VMware
6 13 (40.63%) Brocade
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
9 10 (31.25%) Storage Management
9 10 (31.25%) NAS
9 10 (31.25%) vSphere
9 10 (31.25%) Unix
9 10 (31.25%) NetBackup
10 9 (28.13%) Migration
10 9 (28.13%) Isilon
10 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (28.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 9 (28.13%) Dell
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco
11 8 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (21.88%) IBM
12 7 (21.88%) NetApp
12 7 (21.88%) Replication
13 6 (18.75%) HP
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.75%) AIX
13 6 (18.75%) Solaris

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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Local Government
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Backup Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Backup Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Release Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Storage and Backup Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) EMC VNX
2 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
3 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 7 (21.88%) Replication
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (15.63%) Clustering
7 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (6.25%) EMC Centera
8 2 (6.25%) FlexPod
9 1 (3.13%) EMC VNXe
9 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
9 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Unix
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.75%) AIX
5 6 (18.75%) Solaris
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Storage Management
2 9 (28.13%) Migration
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.50%) Runbook
6 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.38%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Task Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Break/Fix
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Server Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) CCA
2 1 (3.13%) CCDP
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) EMCIE
2 1 (3.13%) EMCISA
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) vSphere
2 9 (28.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (12.50%) XenApp
5 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) SRDF
6 3 (9.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.13%) KVM
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
8 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.75%) SnapMirror
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) SnapVault
4 4 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) EMC
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 13 (40.63%) Brocade
4 9 (28.13%) Dell
4 9 (28.13%) Isilon
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 7 (21.88%) NetApp
7 6 (18.75%) HP
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Citrix
9 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
9 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
9 3 (9.38%) F5
10 2 (6.25%) CommVault
10 2 (6.25%) Oracle
10 2 (6.25%) PlateSpin
10 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.25%) Veritas
11 1 (3.13%) Veeam