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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 49 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Dell 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 1.14% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 2.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £306
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
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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
276 305 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.82% 49.76% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 169 112
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.90 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £41.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) VB
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) WMI
5 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 3 (42.86%) Sysprep
5 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) System Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) MSI
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VB
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) WMI
2 3 (42.86%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft