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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 117 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Dell 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £258 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% +41.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-33.61% +0.42%
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
1342 1117 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.14% 45.65% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 508 454
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 37 56
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.25 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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
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 2 September 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
Slough +7 3 £375 -
Reading -6 2 - - 4
Newbury - 2 £413 -
Bracknell -7 1 - - 2
Dell
South East

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) SSL
9 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
9 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.00%) Wyse
9 3 (15.00%) Change Management
9 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
9 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (15.00%) Symantec
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) SCOM

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) DAB
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Server Building
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Telemarketing
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Database Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) XenServer
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) SRDF
6 1 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
4 1 (5.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) IBM
4 6 (30.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Symantec
7 3 (15.00%) Wyse
7 3 (15.00%) Veeam
8 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (10.00%) Sophos
8 2 (10.00%) AppSense
8 2 (10.00%) Varonis
8 2 (10.00%) Zerto
8 2 (10.00%) Neverfail
8 2 (10.00%) Lumension
8 2 (10.00%) Hitachi
8 2 (10.00%) EMC