The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing Dell 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +30.18%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
325 236 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.76% 45.47% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 112 133
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 20
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Dell
West Midlands

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 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Dell Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (25.00%) F5