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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 152 155 181
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Contract jobs citing Dell 14 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.77% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 22
Median daily rate £394 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £309 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £12.69 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.40 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -36.00%
Dell
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
1430 1917 2727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.43% 42.11% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1437 1926
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 60
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.47 £23.75 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 October 2016.

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 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Dell.

1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 31 (63.27%) Windows
3 25 (51.02%) VMware
4 24 (48.98%) HP
5 23 (46.94%) Finance
6 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
7 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (30.61%) SAN
10 14 (28.57%) Firewall
10 14 (28.57%) Citrix
10 14 (28.57%) DNS
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
11 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
11 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
12 12 (24.49%) Linux
13 11 (22.45%) Unix
13 11 (22.45%) Oracle
13 11 (22.45%) Cisco
13 11 (22.45%) Banking
14 10 (20.41%) ITIL
14 10 (20.41%) Low Latency
14 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (18.37%) SCOM
15 9 (18.37%) IBM
15 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (16.33%) Symantec
16 8 (16.33%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) Boomi
4 1 (2.04%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) SAN
2 14 (28.57%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) Firewall
3 8 (16.33%) iSCSI
4 7 (14.29%) DHCP
4 7 (14.29%) LDAP
4 7 (14.29%) VLAN
5 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.08%) DMZ
7 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.04%) HTTP
8 1 (2.04%) ISDN
8 1 (2.04%) NAS
8 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.04%) Network Security
8 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Big Data
1 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Administrator
1 9 (18.37%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.20%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Platform Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) EDI
3 1 (2.04%) LAMP
3 1 (2.04%) REST
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) WF
3 1 (2.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
4 4 (8.16%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (6.12%) PKI
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Native
6 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.04%) Derivative
7 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.04%) iPhone
7 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.49%) Linux
5 11 (22.45%) Unix
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 6 (12.24%) Solaris
9 5 (10.20%) AIX
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
10 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.08%) CentOS
11 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
1 10 (20.41%) Low Latency
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Data Management
3 6 (12.24%) High Availability
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Server Building
5 3 (6.12%) Use Case
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
6 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) C++
4 5 (10.20%) SystemTap
4 5 (10.20%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.12%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCITP
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.24%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) KVM
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (10.20%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.16%) vSphere
6 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.08%) NFS
7 2 (4.08%) Xen
8 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.04%) Docker
8 1 (2.04%) Firmware
8 1 (2.04%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) SCOM
2 8 (16.33%) SCCM
3 7 (14.29%) WSUS
4 5 (10.20%) Ansible
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (8.16%) BladeLogic
5 4 (8.16%) FortiGate
5 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.16%) Puppet
5 4 (8.16%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.04%) Nagios
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.04%) yum
6 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 24 (48.98%) HP
3 14 (28.57%) Citrix
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 11 (22.45%) Oracle
5 9 (18.37%) IBM
6 8 (16.33%) Symantec
7 6 (12.24%) Bloomberg
7 6 (12.24%) Juniper
7 6 (12.24%) NetApp
8 5 (10.20%) EqualLogic
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.20%) Reuters
9 4 (8.16%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (8.16%) Hortonworks
9 4 (8.16%) Sun
10 3 (6.12%) Apple
10 3 (6.12%) EMC
10 3 (6.12%) Remedy