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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 62 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.84% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £263 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.40 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -36.00%
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
342 357 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.18% 49.93% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 175 216
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Dell.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Server Building
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Server Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Server Building
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP