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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 50 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Dell 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.50% 1.11% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 2.28% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £188 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.75 £16.31
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -9.56%

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
318 307 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.00% 48.73% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 153 127
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) Escalation Management
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (25.00%) CLARiiON
6 3 (25.00%) Brocade
6 3 (25.00%) Product Management
6 3 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Boomi
1 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Storage Architect
4 2 (16.67%) HP Storage Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Unix Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) HR Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Server Migration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) HP Storage
4 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
4 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) Escalation Management
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) SRDF
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Brocade
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Acronis
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (8.33%) Veritas