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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 108 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Dell 14 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.95% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Average daily rate
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£468 £250 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.00% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £154 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £414 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £13.75 £18.90
% change year-on-year
+22.54% -27.24%
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
1290 1026 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.19% 45.20% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 534 519
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 114 132
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.16 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 12 £468 - 2
Essex -5 2 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) HP
6 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (35.29%) ITIL
8 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
9 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (23.53%) Puppet
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.59%) DNS
11 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
12 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) SCOM
12 6 (17.65%) NetApp
12 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
13 5 (14.71%) McAfee
13 5 (14.71%) Sophos
13 5 (14.71%) MS Office
13 5 (14.71%) MCSE
13 5 (14.71%) LAN
13 5 (14.71%) MCDST

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) SSH
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
4 3 (8.82%) LDAP
4 3 (8.82%) ISDN
4 3 (8.82%) VoIP
4 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) PBX
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) REST
1 3 (8.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.82%) Online Games
1 3 (8.82%) PKI
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Android
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.88%) Debian
9 2 (5.88%) FreeBSD
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
3 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCSE
2 5 (14.71%) MCDST
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CCNA
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
2 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.71%) vSphere
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.82%) vCloud
4 3 (8.82%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM
4 3 (8.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.82%) SCOrch
4 3 (8.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (8.82%) SCSM
5 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) NetApp
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.71%) McAfee
6 5 (14.71%) Sophos
6 5 (14.71%) Panasonic
7 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 3 (8.82%) F5
8 3 (8.82%) Apple
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Avaya
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.88%) Polycom
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 2 (5.88%) MobileIron