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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 38 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.89% 1.56% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 3.62% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £190 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -22.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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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
161 138 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.92% 43.13% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 76 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £11.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.75 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) ISDN
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Polycom
4 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ISDN
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) PBX
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Polycom
3 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix