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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 118 118 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing Dell 12 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.68% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.49% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £245 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £235 £288
% change year-on-year
+38.48% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £17.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.17 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.95% +14.28%
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
1278 1205 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.20% 45.83% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 613 475
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £169 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 94 128
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.28 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.18 £42.25 £37.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 3 March 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 +15 10 - - 2
Essex +15 2 - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 21 (56.76%) HP
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (45.95%) Cisco
5 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
8 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (32.43%) ITIL
10 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
11 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
11 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
12 8 (21.62%) Puppet
12 8 (21.62%) Android
12 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
13 7 (18.92%) MS Office
14 6 (16.22%) Apple
14 6 (16.22%) NetApp
14 6 (16.22%) Citrix
14 6 (16.22%) Linux
14 6 (16.22%) DHCP
14 6 (16.22%) Finance
14 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
14 6 (16.22%) SCOM
14 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) SSH
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) ISDN
5 3 (8.11%) VoIP
5 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
5 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
5 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.11%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.41%) PBX
7 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
1 3 (8.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
1 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.11%) PKI
1 3 (8.11%) Online Games
2 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
5 8 (21.62%) Android
6 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
10 2 (5.41%) FreeBSD
11 1 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
2 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security
6 1 (2.70%) Information Management
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CCNA
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.11%) MCDST
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
3 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.81%) vSphere
6 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.11%) vCloud
6 3 (8.11%) XenApp
6 3 (8.11%) NFS
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
4 3 (8.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.11%) SCOrch
4 3 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (8.11%) SCSM
5 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) HP
3 17 (45.95%) Cisco
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
5 6 (16.22%) Apple
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 3 (8.11%) McAfee
7 3 (8.11%) Sophos
7 3 (8.11%) Avaya
7 3 (8.11%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.11%) Panasonic
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.41%) Polycom
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
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