The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 175 178 174
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Dell 26 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.90% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 23
Average daily rate
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£450 £240 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £178 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £394 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £263 £288
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.46 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +32.35%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2290 2785 2857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.80% 44.51% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1955 2006
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) Identity Management
3 17 (36.96%) Windows
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle
5 12 (26.09%) .NET
5 12 (26.09%) IBM
5 12 (26.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.91%) C#
7 10 (21.74%) UNIX
7 10 (21.74%) HP
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 9 (19.57%) SailPoint
9 8 (17.39%) Cyber-Ark
9 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.39%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) VMware
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) SAN
10 7 (15.22%) Banking
11 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.04%) ForgeRock
11 6 (13.04%) DNS
11 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
11 6 (13.04%) Tivoli
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
12 5 (10.87%) Project Management
12 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.87%) Linux

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) Lync
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Eikon
1 1 (2.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) SSH
3 4 (8.70%) NAS
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
4 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.35%) SSL
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
6 1 (2.17%) DMZ
6 1 (2.17%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Introscope
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Local Government
4 4 (8.70%) Back Office
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Consultant
2 12 (26.09%) Management Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Identity Management Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) SailPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (4.35%) OAuth
3 2 (4.35%) SAML
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.52%) PMI
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.52%) Economics
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows CE
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Identity Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Information Security
5 4 (8.70%) Line Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.70%) SIEM
6 3 (6.52%) Security Management
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.35%) ITSM
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.17%) Service Management
8 1 (2.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CISSP
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.70%) CISA
2 4 (8.70%) GIAC
3 3 (6.52%) PMP
3 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) CISM
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (2.17%) DCSE
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (4.35%) vCloud
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) GPFS
5 1 (2.17%) Ceph
5 1 (2.17%) KVM
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Tivoli
4 4 (8.70%) SCCM
5 2 (4.35%) OpenIDM
5 2 (4.35%) OpenAM
5 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.17%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.17%) CA Wily
6 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.17%) Puppet
6 1 (2.17%) yum
6 1 (2.17%) PureDisk
6 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) IBM
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) Cyber-Ark
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 6 (13.04%) ForgeRock
7 5 (10.87%) Cisco
8 4 (8.70%) ArcSight
8 4 (8.70%) CA
8 4 (8.70%) Sun
8 4 (8.70%) Symantec
9 3 (6.52%) Bloomberg
9 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.52%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) Brocade
10 2 (4.35%) Altiris
10 2 (4.35%) F5
10 2 (4.35%) 3PAR