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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 119 97 109
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Dell 22 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 1.11% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.45% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £245 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £358 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.88% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
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
1332 1102 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.92% 45.44% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 562 636
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 164
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hertfordshire - 13 £425 - 1
Essex -13 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -16 3 £250 +31.57% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £270 - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) HP
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
7 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
8 8 (23.53%) Puppet
9 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (17.65%) NetApp
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.65%) SCOM
10 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (14.71%) vSphere
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (14.71%) Firewall
11 5 (14.71%) SSH
11 5 (14.71%) SCCM
11 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
11 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 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 3 (8.82%) 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%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) SSH
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
4 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
4 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.82%) ISDN
4 3 (8.82%) VoIP
4 3 (8.82%) LDAP
5 2 (5.88%) PBX
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) REST
1 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
1 3 (8.82%) PKI
1 3 (8.82%) Online Games
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.88%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
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%) FreeBSD
9 2 (5.88%) Debian
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
2 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.76%) Time Management
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) MCDST
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.71%) vSphere
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.82%) vCloud
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.82%) NFS
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 5 (14.71%) 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 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (44.12%) HP
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Symantec
6 4 (11.76%) McAfee
6 4 (11.76%) Sophos
6 4 (11.76%) Panasonic
7 3 (8.82%) F5
7 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.82%) Avaya
7 3 (8.82%) Apple
7 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (5.88%) Polycom
8 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow