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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 54 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 2 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% - 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% - 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£125 - £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.68 £19.60 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +3.13%
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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
334 348 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.71% 48.81% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 183 136
Average daily rate £340 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £24.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) IBM

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) VMware