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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 112 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Dell 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.43% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £290 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% +10.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £150 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £378 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.68 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.86% +18.42%
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
1327 1159 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.71% 46.32% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 512 429
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 32 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £34.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 -3 2 - - 3
Slough - 2 £375 - 1
Bracknell -7 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £450 -
Dell
South East

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) IBM
4 11 (40.74%) HP
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Citrix
5 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (33.33%) NetApp
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
10 5 (18.52%) XenApp
10 5 (18.52%) XenServer
10 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
10 5 (18.52%) Veeam
10 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
10 5 (18.52%) Wyse
10 5 (18.52%) Symantec
11 4 (14.81%) Firewall
11 4 (14.81%) Migration
11 4 (14.81%) AppSense
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle
11 4 (14.81%) SAN
11 4 (14.81%) PKI
11 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) DAB
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Server Support
5 3 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Migration
1 4 (14.81%) Business Development
2 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Server Building
3 1 (3.70%) Validation
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 5 (18.52%) XenServer
3 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) NFS
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) SRDF
5 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (3.70%) SnapMirror
3 1 (3.70%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) IBM
4 11 (40.74%) HP
5 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) NetApp
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) Symantec
8 5 (18.52%) Veeam
8 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
8 5 (18.52%) Wyse
9 4 (14.81%) Lumension
9 4 (14.81%) Varonis
9 4 (14.81%) Zerto
9 4 (14.81%) Neverfail
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 4 (14.81%) AppSense
10 3 (11.11%) Hitachi
10 3 (11.11%) EMC
10 3 (11.11%) McAfee