The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 55 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.42% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.97% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £153 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.55% -57.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £230
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £22.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.71% +0.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
199 206 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.37% 43.46% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 121 72
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 15
Average hourly rate £20.88 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £20.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £30.00 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dell across the Cambridge region.

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Cambridge region.

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Debian
6 3 (33.33%) CLARiiON
6 3 (33.33%) Fedora
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Debian
2 3 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (11.11%) Dell KACE