The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 53 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Dell 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.90% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 1.05% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £238 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £241
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +28.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £16.61 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+104.69% +7.16%
Dell
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
310 286 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.48% 48.15% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 145 126
Average daily rate £363 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 12
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) Migration
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Sophos
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (53.33%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (53.33%) SCCM
5 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (20.00%) Lotus
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Messaging Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Sophos
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Lotus
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) IronPort
4 2 (13.33%) RightFax
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec