The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 Chester 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 37 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.92% 0.69% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +30.18%
Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
122 72 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 46.74% 49.66% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 10
Average daily rate £345 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Dell
Cheshire

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Chester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR