The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of EMC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMC over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Dell EMC.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 20 19 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing EMC 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.48% 3.09% 3.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 6.38% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £425
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £48.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -32.98% +25.16%  

EMC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 63 47 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 52.07% 48.45% 57.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 30
Median daily rate £450 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.33% +141.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

EMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing EMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for EMC in Watford

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in Watford

EMC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for EMC.

1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NCDA
2 2 (66.67%) NCIE
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware