The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EMC
England / West Midlands
Rank 105 99 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7  
Contract jobs citing EMC 13 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 2.00% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 1
Median daily rate £413 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.51% +36.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £38.75
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 the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 964 1300 1270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.82% 48.45% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 650 654
Median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 38 103
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -36.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.88 £22.50 £40.00
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 the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMC in the West Midlands

EMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMC in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMC in the West Midlands

EMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EMC in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMC in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +2 8 £425 -29.16%
Warwickshire - 5 £400 -
EMC
England

EMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for EMC.

1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
1 12 (50.00%) IBM
2 11 (45.83%) HP
2 11 (45.83%) SAN
3 10 (41.67%) Change Management
3 10 (41.67%) SLA
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 9 (37.50%) Dell
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Migration
5 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
5 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) Escalation Management
6 7 (29.17%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (29.17%) Symmetrix DMX
6 7 (29.17%) SRDF
6 7 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) CLARiiON
6 7 (29.17%) Workflow
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) Brocade
7 6 (25.00%) Data Centre

EMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) FlexRay
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Storage Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (8.33%) HP Storage Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) EMC Storage Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Voice Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Voice Recording Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) CLARiiON
2 7 (29.17%) Symmetrix DMX
3 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) EMC VNX
5 3 (12.50%) HP Storage
6 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Change Management
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 7 (29.17%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (29.17%) Escalation Management
4 7 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) Product Management
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) SRDF
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) vMotion
2 1 (4.17%) vRealize
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) IBM
2 11 (45.83%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Dell
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Brocade
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) Isilon
8 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.33%) NICE Systems
9 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.17%) Intel
9 1 (4.17%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago