The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 124 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Contract jobs citing Dell 13 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.93% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 2.00% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +26.66%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1365 1101 1411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.61% 46.30% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 494 649
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 121 137
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Essex -1 9 £350 +75.00%
Norfolk -11 1 £175 -
Cambridgeshire -17 1 - -
Bedfordshire -24 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) HP
4 16 (45.71%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) IBM
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco
6 12 (34.29%) SAN
6 12 (34.29%) VMware
6 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
7 11 (31.43%) Migration
8 10 (28.57%) Finance
8 10 (28.57%) EMC
8 10 (28.57%) Citrix
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (28.57%) MCSE
8 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 9 (25.71%) DHCP
9 9 (25.71%) DNS
9 9 (25.71%) SCCM
9 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
10 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 8 (22.86%) UNIX
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (22.86%) Project Management
11 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 7 (20.00%) CCNA
11 7 (20.00%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) IIS
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.14%) MQSeries
3 6 (17.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) SAS
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Lync
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) DHCP
2 9 (25.71%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) HTTP
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) SSL
6 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 2 (5.71%) FirePass
7 2 (5.71%) NAS
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.86%) DMZ
8 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
1 6 (17.14%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Service Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Services Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 7 (20.00%) AIX
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) SUSE
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.71%) Solaris
9 1 (2.86%) HPUX
9 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Migration
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 6 (17.14%) Web Development
5 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.86%) BCP
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (28.57%) MCSE
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) CCNP
6 4 (11.43%) MCITP
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.57%) VCAP
7 3 (8.57%) MCDST
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
8 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.86%) MBA
9 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCSA
9 1 (2.86%) VCP5
9 1 (2.86%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) XenApp
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) HP
3 13 (37.14%) IBM
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) EMC
5 10 (28.57%) Citrix
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
7 7 (20.00%) Sun
8 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.43%) McAfee
9 4 (11.43%) NetApp
10 3 (8.57%) Sophos
10 3 (8.57%) Panasonic
11 2 (5.71%) F5
11 2 (5.71%) Zeacom
11 2 (5.71%) Juniper
11 2 (5.71%) Wyse
11 2 (5.71%) Altiris
12 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint