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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 370 377 297
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -80
Contract jobs citing Dell 206 173 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.83% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 67 106
Average daily rate
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£347 £239 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.54% -16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £137 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £236 £288
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -17.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 63
Average hourly rate £16.85 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.67 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.95% +14.28%
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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 77 £400 +66.66% 29
South East -4 67 £375 +58.73% 20
West Midlands +11 17 £263 - 10
North West -9 17 £321 +135.50% 9
East of England -3 10 - - 5
East Midlands -3 6 £350 - 4
South West -26 6 £258 +25.60% 6
Yorkshire -16 5 £225 -25.00% 9
North East -3 2 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 294 (62.82%) Windows
2 209 (44.66%) VMware
3 202 (43.16%) HP
4 198 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 184 (39.32%) Active Directory
6 131 (27.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 124 (26.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 118 (25.21%) ITIL
9 110 (23.50%) SAN
10 104 (22.22%) Cisco
11 101 (21.58%) Citrix
12 98 (20.94%) Hyper-V
13 94 (20.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 93 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 87 (18.59%) DNS
16 86 (18.38%) Windows 7
17 81 (17.31%) MS Exchange
18 78 (16.67%) PowerShell
19 73 (15.60%) vSphere
20 72 (15.38%) TCP/IP
21 69 (14.74%) SCCM
22 64 (13.68%) IBM
23 62 (13.25%) Linux
24 61 (13.03%) MS Excel
25 58 (12.39%) SQL
26 57 (12.18%) Migration
27 56 (11.97%) DHCP
28 55 (11.75%) MS Office
29 52 (11.11%) EMC
29 52 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 81 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 50 (10.68%) IIS
3 48 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 46 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (5.56%) Lync
6 20 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (3.21%) OpenStack
10 10 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.71%) Apache
12 7 (1.50%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.64%) JBoss
15 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 3 (0.64%) Site Server
Applications
1 61 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 55 (11.75%) MS Office
3 11 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.21%) Eikon
2 1 (0.21%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.21%) Lawson
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.91%) Office 365
2 11 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (1.07%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 110 (23.50%) SAN
2 87 (18.59%) DNS
3 72 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 56 (11.97%) DHCP
5 49 (10.47%) Firewall
6 40 (8.55%) VPN
7 39 (8.33%) NetScaler
8 38 (8.12%) NAS
8 38 (8.12%) WAN
9 32 (6.84%) LAN
10 27 (5.77%) VLAN
11 18 (3.85%) LDAP
12 17 (3.63%) iSCSI
13 16 (3.42%) SSL
14 14 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.78%) DMZ
15 13 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (2.56%) MPLS
17 11 (2.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.64%) SQLPlus
6 3 (0.64%) MySQL
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 7
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) DB2
8 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.21%) Big Data
8 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Introscope
1 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.21%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 47 (10.04%) Finance
2 22 (4.70%) Banking
3 16 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.71%) Marketing
6 6 (1.28%) Retail
7 5 (1.07%) Games
8 4 (0.85%) Local Government
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Law
10 2 (0.43%) Military
10 2 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 68 (14.53%) Analyst
2 52 (11.11%) Consultant
3 45 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 42 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 35 (7.48%) Architect
6 33 (7.05%) Desktop Support
7 30 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 28 (5.98%) Support Analyst
8 28 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (4.49%) IT Support
10 20 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
11 19 (4.06%) Server Engineer
12 18 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
12 18 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (3.85%) Wintel Analyst
13 16 (3.42%) Network Engineer
14 15 (3.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 14 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 14 (2.99%) Data Centre Engineer
15 14 (2.99%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.42%) Middleware
2 13 (2.78%) .NET
3 6 (1.28%) SailPoint
4 5 (1.07%) REST
4 5 (1.07%) SOAP
5 3 (0.64%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 2 (0.43%) Java EE
6 2 (0.43%) LAMP
6 2 (0.43%) Web Services
6 2 (0.43%) XML
7 1 (0.21%) SAML
7 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.21%) OAuth
7 1 (0.21%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.62%) Replication
2 30 (6.41%) Clustering
3 24 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 24 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.63%) PKI
5 13 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.56%) EqualLogic
7 9 (1.92%) NHS
8 8 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.28%) PDA
9 6 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.07%) Online Games
10 5 (1.07%) iPhone
10 5 (1.07%) HACMP
11 4 (0.85%) CLARiiON
11 4 (0.85%) CMDB
12 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 294 (62.82%) Windows
2 131 (27.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (20.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 93 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 86 (18.38%) Windows 7
6 62 (13.25%) Linux
7 41 (8.76%) Windows XP
8 33 (7.05%) UNIX
9 19 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (4.06%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.42%) Windows Vista
11 14 (2.99%) Solaris
12 9 (1.92%) AIX
13 7 (1.50%) Android
14 6 (1.28%) Windows 2000
15 5 (1.07%) HPUX
16 4 (0.85%) SUSE
16 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.21%) ITIL
2 57 (12.18%) Migration
3 38 (8.12%) Project Management
4 29 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (5.98%) Identity Management
6 27 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 25 (5.34%) Configuration Management
8 24 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 20 (4.27%) Low Latency
10 19 (4.06%) Time Management
11 17 (3.63%) ITSM
12 16 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (3.42%) High Availability
13 15 (3.21%) Asset Management
13 15 (3.21%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.21%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.99%) Change Management
15 13 (2.78%) PRINCE2
15 13 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 58 (12.39%) SQL
3 35 (7.48%) VBScript
4 26 (5.56%) C#
5 11 (2.35%) VB
6 10 (2.14%) C
7 6 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.28%) Java
8 5 (1.07%) Perl
8 5 (1.07%) PHP
8 5 (1.07%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.64%) C++
9 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.64%) Python
10 2 (0.43%) VBA
11 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.21%) R
11 1 (0.21%) JCL
11 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.41%) MCSE
4 28 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (5.13%) MCITP
6 23 (4.91%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.21%) DV Cleared
7 15 (3.21%) MCP
8 14 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.56%) Degree
10 11 (2.35%) CCNA
11 10 (2.14%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.71%) VCP4
13 7 (1.50%) MCDST
13 7 (1.50%) MCSA
14 6 (1.28%) CCNP
14 6 (1.28%) RHCT
14 6 (1.28%) Dell Certification
15 4 (0.85%) CISSP
16 3 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.34%) SLA
2 8 (1.71%) QA
3 5 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 184 (39.32%) Active Directory
2 124 (26.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (20.94%) Hyper-V
4 73 (15.60%) vSphere
5 40 (8.55%) XenApp
6 37 (7.91%) XenDesktop
6 37 (7.91%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (5.98%) VMware ESX
8 17 (3.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (2.99%) DFS Replication
10 10 (2.14%) XenServer
10 10 (2.14%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (1.92%) NFS
12 6 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (1.28%) Firmware
12 6 (1.28%) vCloud
13 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.85%) KVM
14 4 (0.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 69 (14.74%) SCCM
2 39 (8.33%) SCOM
3 27 (5.77%) SCVMM
4 22 (4.70%) NetBackup
5 21 (4.49%) HP SIM
6 17 (3.63%) WSUS
6 17 (3.63%) Backup Exec
7 15 (3.21%) EdgeSight
8 13 (2.78%) Puppet
9 12 (2.56%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 7 (1.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 7 (1.50%) ARCserve
12 6 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (1.28%) SCOrch
13 5 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
14 4 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.85%) Nagios
14 4 (0.85%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 209 (44.66%) VMware
2 202 (43.16%) HP
3 198 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 104 (22.22%) Cisco
5 101 (21.58%) Citrix
6 64 (13.68%) IBM
7 52 (11.11%) EMC
7 52 (11.11%) NetApp
8 41 (8.76%) Symantec
9 32 (6.84%) Oracle
10 29 (6.20%) Red Hat
11 28 (5.98%) Veeam
12 27 (5.77%) Sun
13 24 (5.13%) CA
14 22 (4.70%) Veritas
15 19 (4.06%) ServiceNow
16 17 (3.63%) Juniper
17 16 (3.42%) CheckPoint
17 16 (3.42%) AppSense
18 15 (3.21%) CommVault
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