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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 108 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Dell 12 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.24% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.49% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Average daily rate
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£458 £158 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+190.47% -51.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £270 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.14%
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
1265 1223 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.38% 48.51% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 569 484
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 49
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading -2 3 £363 - 1
Slough +1 1 £200 +26.98%
Bracknell 0 1 - -
Dell
South East

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Citrix
4 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) IBM
6 14 (32.56%) HP
6 14 (32.56%) Wyse
6 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
6 14 (32.56%) XenApp
6 14 (32.56%) XenDesktop
6 14 (32.56%) NetScaler
7 13 (30.23%) DV Cleared
7 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
7 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (27.91%) AppSense
8 12 (27.91%) PKI
8 12 (27.91%) Lumension
9 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.58%) Windows
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (16.28%) Marketing
12 7 (16.28%) SAN
12 7 (16.28%) NetApp
13 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (13.95%) Cisco
13 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (13.95%) SCCM
13 6 (13.95%) Time Management

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) NetScaler
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) DAB
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Security Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Server Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Customer Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) PKI
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Time Management
2 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Business Development
4 3 (6.98%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Validation
6 1 (2.33%) B2B
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Telemarketing
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) DV Cleared
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
1 14 (32.56%) XenApp
1 14 (32.56%) XenDesktop
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (11.63%) XenServer
4 5 (11.63%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.98%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.98%) vMotion
3 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Citrix
4 15 (34.88%) IBM
5 14 (32.56%) Wyse
5 14 (32.56%) HP
6 12 (27.91%) AppSense
6 12 (27.91%) Lumension
7 7 (16.28%) NetApp
8 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco
9 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
10 4 (9.30%) Varonis
10 4 (9.30%) Zerto
10 4 (9.30%) Neverfail
10 4 (9.30%) Veeam
10 4 (9.30%) Symantec
10 4 (9.30%) McAfee
11 3 (6.98%) Oracle
11 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow