The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 21 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.85% 1.46% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 2.94% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £150 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +28.30%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 102 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.03% 49.51% 48.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 55
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £210 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £29.17 £23.89 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.12% -6.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Dell
Scotland

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dell across the Aberdeen region.

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Aberdeen region.

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Dell
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Dell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dell.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Dell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware