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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 334 356 309
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -47
Contract jobs citing Dell 267 203 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.94% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 102 86
Average daily rate
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£350 £282 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £137 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £264 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.70% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 55
Average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £13.40 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.95 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +63.93%
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
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
London +27 120 £363 +23.40% 36
South East +22 70 £355 +29.09% 16
East of England +16 26 £358 -10.62% 5
North West -35 15 £350 +40.00% 5
West Midlands -3 13 £125 -57.62% 7
South West +9 8 £300 -7.69% 12
North East -8 6 £120 -
Yorkshire -15 6 - - 5
East Midlands -15 3 - - 4
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 302 (62.92%) Windows
2 228 (47.50%) VMware
3 221 (46.04%) Microsoft
4 208 (43.33%) HP
5 192 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 147 (30.63%) SAN
7 137 (28.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 134 (27.92%) Citrix
9 133 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 130 (27.08%) ITIL
11 102 (21.25%) Cisco
12 101 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 96 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 91 (18.96%) SQL
15 89 (18.54%) Windows Server 2003
16 84 (17.50%) vSphere
17 80 (16.67%) DNS
18 78 (16.25%) IBM
18 78 (16.25%) Windows 7
18 78 (16.25%) Security Cleared
19 74 (15.42%) TCP/IP
20 73 (15.21%) MS Exchange
21 66 (13.75%) SCCM
22 65 (13.54%) MS Excel
23 63 (13.13%) Linux
23 63 (13.13%) XenApp
24 62 (12.92%) MS Office
25 58 (12.08%) DHCP
25 58 (12.08%) Finance
26 57 (11.88%) NetApp

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 73 (15.21%) MS Exchange
2 48 (10.00%) IIS
3 43 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (3.54%) OpenStack
7 16 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.33%) Lync
8 12 (2.50%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.88%) Apache
11 8 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.04%) CMS
13 4 (0.83%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.63%) WordPress
14 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 65 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.92%) MS Office
3 13 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) RMDS
1 3 (0.63%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.42%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.21%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.79%) Boomi
2 22 (4.58%) Office 365
3 10 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (1.46%) SaaS
5 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.63%) PaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) IaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 147 (30.63%) SAN
2 80 (16.67%) DNS
3 74 (15.42%) TCP/IP
4 58 (12.08%) DHCP
5 51 (10.63%) WAN
6 50 (10.42%) Firewall
7 49 (10.21%) LAN
8 43 (8.96%) NAS
9 41 (8.54%) NetScaler
10 27 (5.63%) VPN
11 25 (5.21%) VLAN
12 23 (4.79%) iSCSI
12 23 (4.79%) SSL
13 18 (3.75%) MPLS
13 18 (3.75%) Network Security
14 17 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
15 16 (3.33%) LDAP
16 12 (2.50%) SNMP
16 12 (2.50%) Ethernet
16 12 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.46%) Big Data
2 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.25%) MySQL
4 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.63%) SQLPlus
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.42%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.42%) MSI
2 2 (0.42%) Introscope
3 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.21%) Subversion
3 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 58 (12.08%) Finance
2 19 (3.96%) Banking
3 13 (2.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.08%) Back Office
5 9 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.88%) Marketing
6 6 (1.25%) Law
7 5 (1.04%) Retail
7 5 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Local Government
9 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.63%) Automotive
10 2 (0.42%) Military
10 2 (0.42%) Legal
10 2 (0.42%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (16.04%) Analyst
2 55 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (9.79%) Support Engineer
4 38 (7.92%) Architect
5 34 (7.08%) Desktop Support
5 34 (7.08%) Support Analyst
5 34 (7.08%) Consultant
6 32 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 32 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 28 (5.83%) Desktop Engineer
9 22 (4.58%) IT Support
10 18 (3.75%) Administrator
11 16 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 15 (3.13%) Wintel Analyst
12 15 (3.13%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
13 14 (2.92%) Management Consultant
14 13 (2.71%) VMware Engineer
14 13 (2.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.75%) Middleware
2 13 (2.71%) .NET
3 10 (2.08%) Web Services
3 10 (2.08%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.83%) J2EE
4 4 (0.83%) SOAP
5 3 (0.63%) REST
5 3 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 3 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.42%) Java EE
6 2 (0.42%) SAML
6 2 (0.42%) HTML
6 2 (0.42%) XML
6 2 (0.42%) ODBC
6 2 (0.42%) OAuth
7 1 (0.21%) RESTful
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) LAMP
7 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.88%) Clustering
2 33 (6.88%) EqualLogic
3 30 (6.25%) Replication
4 24 (5.00%) PKI
4 24 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.08%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.08%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.88%) NHS
9 7 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.46%) iPhone
9 7 (1.46%) HACMP
10 5 (1.04%) iPad
10 5 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.04%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.83%) PDA
11 4 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 302 (62.92%) Windows
2 133 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (18.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (16.25%) Windows 7
6 63 (13.13%) Linux
7 50 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 27 (5.63%) UNIX
9 25 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (3.33%) Android
11 15 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (2.29%) Solaris
14 9 (1.88%) AIX
15 8 (1.67%) SUSE
15 8 (1.67%) CentOS
16 5 (1.04%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.04%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.83%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (27.08%) ITIL
2 50 (10.42%) Project Management
3 31 (6.46%) ITSM
4 29 (6.04%) Migration
4 29 (6.04%) Incident Management
5 28 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 20 (4.17%) Service Management
7 20 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 20 (4.17%) Time Management
8 18 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (3.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 17 (3.54%) Low Latency
10 16 (3.33%) Information Security
10 16 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 16 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (2.92%) Problem Management
11 14 (2.92%) Change Management
12 12 (2.50%) Asset Management
12 12 (2.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.96%) SQL
2 53 (11.04%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.67%) C#
4 29 (6.04%) VBScript
5 19 (3.96%) Java
6 13 (2.71%) Perl
7 11 (2.29%) Python
8 10 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.88%) VB
10 7 (1.46%) C
11 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.83%) PHP
13 3 (0.63%) Groovy
13 3 (0.63%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.42%) C++
14 2 (0.42%) VBA
14 2 (0.42%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.42%) R
15 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (16.25%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 32 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (6.25%) MCSE
6 26 (5.42%) CCNA
7 24 (5.00%) DV Cleared
8 22 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (3.54%) MCITP
10 15 (3.13%) CCNP
11 11 (2.29%) Degree
12 10 (2.08%) MCP
13 8 (1.67%) MCDST
13 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.25%) VCP5
16 5 (1.04%) CISSP
16 5 (1.04%) A+ Certification
17 4 (0.83%) JNCIA
17 4 (0.83%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.42%) SLA
2 8 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.04%) QA
5 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 192 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 137 (28.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 84 (17.50%) vSphere
5 63 (13.13%) XenApp
6 50 (10.42%) XenDesktop
7 43 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (5.21%) VMware ESX
9 20 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (3.54%) XenServer
11 14 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.88%) vCloud
13 8 (1.67%) NFS
14 7 (1.46%) DFS Replication
15 5 (1.04%) Postfix
15 5 (1.04%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.04%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 3 (0.63%) OCFS2
17 3 (0.63%) IAG
Systems Management
1 66 (13.75%) SCCM
2 32 (6.67%) SCOM
3 21 (4.38%) SCVMM
4 17 (3.54%) NetBackup
5 16 (3.33%) HP SIM
6 15 (3.13%) WSUS
7 13 (2.71%) EdgeSight
7 13 (2.71%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 13 (2.71%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.29%) Puppet
8 11 (2.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 11 (2.29%) Tivoli
9 10 (2.08%) ARCserve
10 6 (1.25%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.04%) DameWare
11 5 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.83%) Control-M
12 4 (0.83%) OpenView
12 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 228 (47.50%) VMware
2 221 (46.04%) Microsoft
3 208 (43.33%) HP
4 134 (27.92%) Citrix
5 102 (21.25%) Cisco
6 78 (16.25%) IBM
7 57 (11.88%) NetApp
8 44 (9.17%) EMC
8 44 (9.17%) Oracle
9 39 (8.13%) Red Hat
10 30 (6.25%) CommVault
11 28 (5.83%) Symantec
12 26 (5.42%) Juniper
12 26 (5.42%) Veeam
13 24 (5.00%) CA
14 23 (4.79%) McAfee
15 21 (4.38%) ServiceNow
15 21 (4.38%) Veritas
16 19 (3.96%) Brocade
16 19 (3.96%) AppSense
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