The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 49 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.73% - 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% - 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£270 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 - £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.88% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Dell
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
171 122 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.40% 44.85% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 79 81
Average daily rate £335 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £450 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £270 -
Dell
East of England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Websense
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Websense
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) F5