The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix DMX in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symmetrix DMX over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC Symmetrix DMX
UK
Rank 579 628 582
Rank change year-on-year +49 -46  
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 7 2 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.004% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.049% 0.012% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 23
Median daily rate £400 £365 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -18.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £365 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £425
% change year-on-year +9.58% -14.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Symmetrix DMX is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14227 16375 15745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.03% 31.01% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9167 10651 9505
Median daily rate £440 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 530 560 659
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £18.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +27.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.53 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Symmetrix DMX
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Symmetrix DMX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Symmetrix DMX in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symmetrix DMX in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symmetrix DMX in the UK

Symmetrix DMX
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix DMX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +53 7 £400 +9.58%
West Midlands - 7 £400 -
Birmingham - 4 £375 -
Warwickshire - 3 £400 -
Atherstone - 2 - -

Symmetrix DMX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 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 Symmetrix DMX.

1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 7 (100.00%) SRDF
1 7 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 7 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 5 (71.43%) Brocade
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Escalation Management
3 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Presales

Symmetrix DMX
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Architect
4 2 (28.57%) HP Storage Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) CLARiiON
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (71.43%) Escalation Management
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Brocade
2 5 (71.43%) Dell
2 5 (71.43%) IBM