The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 113 131 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing Dell 34 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.09% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 1.03% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £228 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 9
Average hourly rate £9.50 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £11.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £22.69 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-30.10% +19.42%
Dell
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1483 1362 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.44% 45.01% 46.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 730 493
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 154 122
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 16 £330 - 2
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £370 -
Essex -14 5 £356 +1.78%
Bedfordshire +5 2 £250 - 3
Suffolk +6 1 - -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) HP
3 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (58.00%) VMware
4 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (46.00%) DNS
8 22 (44.00%) DHCP
8 22 (44.00%) Cisco
8 22 (44.00%) Citrix
9 21 (42.00%) ITIL
10 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (34.00%) CCNA
11 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
12 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) MS Office
13 13 (26.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (24.00%) Android
14 12 (24.00%) SQL
14 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
14 12 (24.00%) Apple
14 12 (24.00%) XenApp
15 11 (22.00%) Project Management
15 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.00%) MCSE

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.00%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) DNS
2 22 (44.00%) DHCP
3 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (16.00%) Firewall
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.00%) SAN
6 4 (8.00%) VLAN
6 4 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Project Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Technician
8 2 (4.00%) ICT Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Environment Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Wintel Specialist
9 1 (2.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (8.00%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.00%) PKI
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
6 13 (26.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
7 12 (24.00%) Android
8 5 (10.00%) Linux
9 4 (8.00%) Debian
10 3 (6.00%) Fedora
11 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
3 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
4 7 (14.00%) Change Management
5 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) Time Management
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (6.00%) Server Building
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security
7 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.00%) Information Management
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) CCNA
1 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.00%) MCDST
6 2 (4.00%) MCSA
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) MCITP
7 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.00%) XenApp
4 9 (18.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (8.00%) vSphere
7 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCOM
2 7 (14.00%) SCCM
3 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) HP
2 29 (58.00%) VMware
3 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.00%) Cisco
4 22 (44.00%) Citrix
5 12 (24.00%) Apple
6 8 (16.00%) EMC
7 7 (14.00%) IBM
7 7 (14.00%) Oracle
7 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (14.00%) 3PAR
8 5 (10.00%) Symantec
9 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.00%) F5
9 4 (8.00%) ServiceNow
9 4 (8.00%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (6.00%) Panasonic
10 3 (6.00%) McAfee
10 3 (6.00%) Sophos
10 3 (6.00%) SAP