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 28 June 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 Symmetrix DMX
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 645 639
Contract jobs citing Symmetrix DMX 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.033% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £319 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -32.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £319 £475
% change year-on-year - -32.89%  
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 15673 17924 17489
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.27% 33.28% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14462 16463 15481
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £630 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 859 821
Median hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.23 £47.77 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

Symmetrix DMX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Symmetrix DMX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix DMX.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symmetrix DMX in the UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Escalation Management
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

Symmetrix DMX
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Escalation Management
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) IBM