The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 327 307 335
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Contract jobs citing Dell 282 279 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.25% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 144 106
Average daily rate
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£348 £250 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.00% -23.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £150 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £225 £313
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.28 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Dell
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23959 22340 24687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 46.30% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 12910 12943
Average daily rate £398 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1126 1020 1287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in England

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in England

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in England

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in England

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Dell
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
London +11 144 £400 +19.85% 38
South East -10 37 £325 +4.83% 20
North West +17 31 £300 +14.28% 12
West Midlands -20 18 £300 +43.71% 8
Yorkshire -1 17 £275 +22.22% 7
South West -23 16 £250 +44.92% 19
East of England -36 13 £263 +12.90% 8
East Midlands +3 3 £115 -58.18%
North East - - - -
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 333 (68.80%) Windows
2 230 (47.52%) Microsoft
3 215 (44.42%) Active Directory
3 215 (44.42%) HP
4 174 (35.95%) VMware
5 146 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 144 (29.75%) SAN
7 131 (27.07%) Windows 7
8 129 (26.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 121 (25.00%) DNS
10 117 (24.17%) Cisco
11 116 (23.97%) ITIL
12 112 (23.14%) MS Exchange
13 101 (20.87%) Citrix
14 97 (20.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 89 (18.39%) DHCP
16 85 (17.56%) MS Office
17 82 (16.94%) Migration
18 75 (15.50%) SQL
18 75 (15.50%) MS Excel
19 74 (15.29%) Windows XP
20 70 (14.46%) Firewall
21 66 (13.64%) SCCM
22 64 (13.22%) Security Cleared
23 63 (13.02%) Hyper-V
24 61 (12.60%) EMC
25 60 (12.40%) Blackberry
26 57 (11.78%) vSphere
27 56 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
27 56 (11.57%) Finance

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 112 (23.14%) MS Exchange
2 56 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (8.47%) IIS
4 38 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 37 (7.64%) Lync
6 33 (6.82%) SharePoint
7 20 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (2.69%) IBM Notes
11 10 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.65%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.65%) Apache
13 5 (1.03%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (17.56%) MS Office
2 75 (15.50%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (3.51%) ResourceLink
2 3 (0.62%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.21%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.55%) SaaS
2 16 (3.31%) SuccessFactors
3 9 (1.86%) Office 365
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 144 (29.75%) SAN
2 121 (25.00%) DNS
3 89 (18.39%) DHCP
4 70 (14.46%) Firewall
5 54 (11.16%) TCP/IP
6 53 (10.95%) VPN
7 47 (9.71%) LAN
8 43 (8.88%) WAN
9 36 (7.44%) NAS
10 33 (6.82%) VLAN
11 31 (6.40%) Fibre Channel
12 29 (5.99%) iSCSI
13 22 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (4.55%) Wireless
14 19 (3.93%) LDAP
14 19 (3.93%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (3.31%) Internet
17 15 (3.10%) IPsec
18 14 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.86%) MySQL
3 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.03%) SQLPlus
4 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 7
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.41%) DataStage
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.21%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) MS Access
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.21%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.03%) Subversion
3 4 (0.83%) MSI
4 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.21%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 56 (11.57%) Finance
2 22 (4.55%) Banking
3 19 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.89%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.86%) Retail
7 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.24%) Games
8 5 (1.03%) Back Office
8 5 (1.03%) Law
9 4 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.83%) Advertising
9 4 (0.83%) French Language
10 2 (0.41%) Norwegian Language
10 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (15.08%) Architect
2 58 (11.98%) Support Engineer
3 48 (9.92%) Analyst
4 34 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (6.82%) Consultant
6 32 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (5.99%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (4.75%) Server Engineer
10 22 (4.55%) Desktop Support
11 19 (3.93%) Infrastructure Architect
12 18 (3.72%) Enterprise Architect
12 18 (3.72%) Administrator
12 18 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.31%) Network Engineer
14 16 (3.31%) Desktop Engineer
15 14 (2.89%) IT Support
16 13 (2.69%) Systems Administrator
16 13 (2.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.45%) .NET
2 6 (1.24%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.03%) Web Services
3 5 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.62%) Middleware
5 3 (0.62%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.21%) XML
6 1 (0.21%) ODBC
6 1 (0.21%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.21%) YAML
6 1 (0.21%) J2EE
6 1 (0.21%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.40%) Blackberry
2 37 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.40%) Clustering
4 29 (5.99%) EqualLogic
5 21 (4.34%) PDA
6 17 (3.51%) Replication
7 15 (3.10%) CLARiiON
8 11 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.27%) Celerra
9 9 (1.86%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.86%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.86%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.65%) iPad
10 8 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.65%) iPhone
11 7 (1.45%) NHS
12 6 (1.24%) CESG
12 6 (1.24%) Online Games
13 5 (1.03%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 333 (68.80%) Windows
2 146 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 131 (27.07%) Windows 7
4 129 (26.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (15.29%) Windows XP
6 55 (11.36%) Linux
7 53 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (7.02%) Windows 8
9 26 (5.37%) UNIX
10 20 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (3.72%) Windows Vista
12 14 (2.89%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (2.27%) AIX
14 10 (2.07%) Solaris
15 8 (1.65%) CentOS
15 8 (1.65%) SUSE
16 6 (1.24%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.24%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (1.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (23.97%) ITIL
2 82 (16.94%) Migration
3 22 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 19 (3.93%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (3.51%) Data Protection
6 17 (3.51%) Asset Management
6 17 (3.51%) Identity Management
7 16 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (2.89%) Project Management
9 13 (2.69%) Service Management
9 13 (2.69%) Change Management
9 13 (2.69%) Time Management
10 12 (2.48%) Service Delivery
10 12 (2.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (2.27%) PRINCE2
11 11 (2.27%) TOGAF
11 11 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (2.07%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (1.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.50%) SQL
2 38 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.99%) Perl
4 25 (5.17%) Python
5 24 (4.96%) Java
6 23 (4.75%) PL/SQL
7 21 (4.34%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.51%) VBA
9 14 (2.89%) C
10 12 (2.48%) VB
11 9 (1.86%) VBScript
12 3 (0.62%) PHP
12 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.62%) Korn
13 1 (0.21%) Ruby
13 1 (0.21%) C#
13 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (13.22%) Security Cleared
2 53 (10.95%) SC Cleared
3 52 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (9.30%) MCSE
5 30 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (5.17%) CCNA
6 25 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (4.96%) Degree
8 15 (3.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (2.48%) MCITP
10 10 (2.07%) MCP
11 9 (1.86%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.65%) CCNP
13 7 (1.45%) MCSA
13 7 (1.45%) VCP5
14 6 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.24%) VCP4
15 5 (1.03%) CCA
15 5 (1.03%) Dell Certification
16 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.93%) SLA
2 8 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 215 (44.42%) Active Directory
2 97 (20.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (13.02%) Hyper-V
4 57 (11.78%) vSphere
5 36 (7.44%) XenApp
6 32 (6.61%) XenDesktop
7 25 (5.17%) XenServer
8 22 (4.55%) VMware ESX
9 18 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (2.07%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.65%) Xen
12 8 (1.65%) VMware Server
13 7 (1.45%) KVM
14 6 (1.24%) DFS Replication
14 6 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.24%) NFS
15 5 (1.03%) MetaFrame
15 5 (1.03%) OCFS2
16 4 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (13.64%) SCCM
2 28 (5.79%) SCOM
3 19 (3.93%) WSUS
4 18 (3.72%) Backup Exec
5 15 (3.10%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.69%) SCOrch
7 11 (2.27%) Puppet
8 9 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.86%) Nagios
9 8 (1.65%) DameWare
10 7 (1.45%) OpenView
10 7 (1.45%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.24%) BladeLogic
11 6 (1.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (1.24%) Cobbler
11 6 (1.24%) Opsview
12 5 (1.03%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.03%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 230 (47.52%) Microsoft
2 215 (44.42%) HP
3 174 (35.95%) VMware
4 117 (24.17%) Cisco
5 101 (20.87%) Citrix
6 61 (12.60%) EMC
7 50 (10.33%) IBM
8 39 (8.06%) Oracle
9 35 (7.23%) NetApp
10 33 (6.82%) Symantec
11 31 (6.40%) CheckPoint
12 21 (4.34%) Red Hat
12 21 (4.34%) SAP
13 20 (4.13%) Sun
14 19 (3.93%) webMethods
14 19 (3.93%) SonicWALL
15 17 (3.51%) Software AG
16 15 (3.10%) Compaq
17 13 (2.69%) Lotus
17 13 (2.69%) McAfee
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