The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 111 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Dell 17 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.95% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Median daily rate £350 £458 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.49% +190.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £519 £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Dell
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1238 1261 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.12% 49.16% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 619 559
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 42 44
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +8 9 £350 -3.44% 1
Newbury - 4 - -
Bracknell -5 2 £450 - 2
Slough +7 1 - - 1
Dell
South East

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dell 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 15 (55.56%) HP
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (48.15%) Firewall
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 12 (44.44%) IBM
7 10 (37.04%) CCNA
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (33.33%) Intel
8 9 (33.33%) Hitachi
8 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
8 9 (33.33%) MCSA
8 9 (33.33%) MCP
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (22.22%) NetApp
10 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Boomi
2 2 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) SAN
3 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 3 (11.11%) Internet
5 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) JDBC
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 3 (11.11%) REST
1 3 (11.11%) SOAP
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (11.11%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) AIX
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) High Availability
2 3 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 3 (11.11%) Service Design
2 3 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Coaching
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Defect Management
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Groovy
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (37.04%) CCNA
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (33.33%) MCP
3 9 (33.33%) MCSA
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) VCP5
4 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 5 (18.52%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) NFS
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 3 (11.11%) Nagios
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) HP
5 12 (44.44%) IBM
6 9 (33.33%) Hitachi
6 9 (33.33%) Intel
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) NetApp
8 5 (18.52%) Citrix
9 3 (11.11%) EMC
9 3 (11.11%) F5
9 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
9 3 (11.11%) Splunk
10 2 (7.41%) Concur
10 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (7.41%) Symantec
10 2 (7.41%) Veritas
11 1 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (3.70%) Dell KACE