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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 335 375 310
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -65
Contract jobs citing Dell 275 207 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.92% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 103 99
Average daily rate
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£350 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £137 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £263 £288
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 55
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £12.90 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +32.35%
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
23047 22545 20256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 45.45% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13422 13024 11108
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 £238 £225 £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 1000 1008 1132
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.61 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% -9.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £40.00 £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 1 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 1 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 1 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 +35 119 £365 +39.04% 29
South East +35 73 £350 +33.33% 12
North West -28 21 £321 +28.34% 5
East of England +3 19 £350 +40.00% 3
West Midlands 0 18 £125 -57.62% 7
South West +2 10 £325 +74.18% 7
Yorkshire -14 8 - - 4
North East -1 4 £120 - 2
East Midlands -12 4 £250 - 4
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 308 (63.24%) Windows
2 235 (48.25%) VMware
3 223 (45.79%) Microsoft
4 222 (45.59%) HP
5 193 (39.63%) Active Directory
6 142 (29.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 141 (28.95%) SAN
8 140 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 135 (27.72%) Citrix
10 134 (27.52%) ITIL
11 112 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 108 (22.18%) Cisco
13 105 (21.56%) Hyper-V
14 87 (17.86%) IBM
15 85 (17.45%) Windows Server 2003
16 84 (17.25%) Windows 7
17 83 (17.04%) vSphere
18 81 (16.63%) DNS
19 77 (15.81%) SQL
20 76 (15.61%) TCP/IP
21 75 (15.40%) SCCM
22 74 (15.20%) MS Exchange
22 74 (15.20%) Security Cleared
23 66 (13.55%) MS Excel
23 66 (13.55%) MS Office
23 66 (13.55%) NetApp
24 62 (12.73%) Linux
25 61 (12.53%) PowerShell
25 61 (12.53%) XenApp
26 57 (11.70%) DHCP

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (15.20%) MS Exchange
2 49 (10.06%) SharePoint
3 44 (9.03%) IIS
4 28 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (4.11%) OpenStack
6 19 (3.90%) Lync
7 18 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.46%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.85%) Apache
11 9 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.03%) CMS
14 4 (0.82%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.62%) JBoss
15 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 66 (13.55%) MS Excel
1 66 (13.55%) MS Office
2 13 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) RMDS
1 3 (0.62%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.21%) Lawson
3 1 (0.21%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.21%) Eikon
3 1 (0.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.72%) Office 365
2 17 (3.49%) Boomi
3 10 (2.05%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.23%) SaaS
6 4 (0.82%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.62%) PaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.21%) Yammer
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (28.95%) SAN
2 81 (16.63%) DNS
3 76 (15.61%) TCP/IP
4 57 (11.70%) DHCP
5 52 (10.68%) Firewall
6 50 (10.27%) NetScaler
7 47 (9.65%) WAN
8 46 (9.45%) NAS
8 46 (9.45%) LAN
9 28 (5.75%) VPN
10 26 (5.34%) VLAN
10 26 (5.34%) iSCSI
11 23 (4.72%) SSL
12 18 (3.70%) MPLS
13 17 (3.49%) LDAP
13 17 (3.49%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (3.08%) Network Security
15 12 (2.46%) Internet
15 12 (2.46%) Ethernet
15 12 (2.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (1.44%) Big Data
3 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.03%) MySQL
5 3 (0.62%) SQLPlus
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.41%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.41%) MSI
2 2 (0.41%) Introscope
3 1 (0.21%) Subversion
3 1 (0.21%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 53 (10.88%) Finance
2 18 (3.70%) Banking
3 15 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.85%) Marketing
4 9 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.85%) Back Office
5 5 (1.03%) Retail
5 5 (1.03%) Law
6 4 (0.82%) Local Government
6 4 (0.82%) Automotive
6 4 (0.82%) Games
7 2 (0.41%) Front Office
7 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.41%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (17.25%) Analyst
2 56 (11.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 49 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 37 (7.60%) Support Analyst
5 35 (7.19%) Desktop Support
5 35 (7.19%) Architect
6 33 (6.78%) Consultant
7 32 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (6.16%) Desktop Engineer
9 29 (5.95%) Server Engineer
10 28 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (4.93%) IT Support
12 22 (4.52%) Wintel Analyst
13 19 (3.90%) Administrator
13 19 (3.90%) Wintel Engineer
14 17 (3.49%) VMware Engineer
15 15 (3.08%) IT Support Analyst
15 15 (3.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 15 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.31%) Middleware
2 14 (2.87%) .NET
3 10 (2.05%) SailPoint
3 10 (2.05%) Web Services
4 7 (1.44%) SOAP
5 6 (1.23%) REST
6 4 (0.82%) J2EE
7 3 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 2 (0.41%) OAuth
8 2 (0.41%) SAML
8 2 (0.41%) XML
8 2 (0.41%) ODBC
8 2 (0.41%) HTML
8 2 (0.41%) Java EE
9 1 (0.21%) LAMP
9 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.21%) CSS
9 1 (0.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.39%) Clustering
2 31 (6.37%) Replication
2 31 (6.37%) EqualLogic
2 31 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.93%) PKI
4 21 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.46%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.26%) NHS
8 10 (2.05%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.05%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.23%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.23%) HACMP
11 6 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.03%) iPhone
13 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 308 (63.24%) Windows
2 140 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 85 (17.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (17.25%) Windows 7
6 62 (12.73%) Linux
7 44 (9.03%) Windows XP
8 28 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (5.54%) UNIX
10 13 (2.67%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.46%) Android
11 12 (2.46%) Solaris
12 9 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (1.64%) CentOS
14 7 (1.44%) SUSE
14 7 (1.44%) Windows 2000
14 7 (1.44%) AIX
15 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.03%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (27.52%) ITIL
2 54 (11.09%) Project Management
3 37 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (6.78%) Incident Management
5 32 (6.57%) Migration
6 30 (6.16%) ITSM
7 27 (5.54%) Service Delivery
8 23 (4.72%) Low Latency
8 23 (4.72%) Configuration Management
9 21 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
9 21 (4.31%) Time Management
10 20 (4.11%) Identity Management
11 18 (3.70%) Service Management
12 16 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (3.08%) High Availability
14 14 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (2.67%) Information Security
15 13 (2.67%) Problem Management
15 13 (2.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.81%) SQL
2 61 (12.53%) PowerShell
3 35 (7.19%) C#
4 34 (6.98%) VBScript
5 14 (2.87%) Java
6 10 (2.05%) Perl
7 9 (1.85%) Python
8 8 (1.64%) C
8 8 (1.64%) VB
9 7 (1.44%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.82%) PHP
10 4 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.62%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.62%) C++
12 2 (0.41%) R
12 2 (0.41%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 46 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (8.01%) SC Cleared
4 27 (5.54%) MCSE
5 25 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (4.93%) DV Cleared
7 19 (3.90%) CCNA
7 19 (3.90%) MCITP
8 14 (2.87%) MCP
8 14 (2.87%) CCNP
9 12 (2.46%) Degree
10 9 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.44%) MCDST
12 5 (1.03%) RHCT
12 5 (1.03%) MCSA
12 5 (1.03%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.03%) CISSP
12 5 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.16%) SLA
2 9 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.44%) QA
4 6 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 193 (39.63%) Active Directory
2 142 (29.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (21.56%) Hyper-V
4 83 (17.04%) vSphere
5 61 (12.53%) XenApp
6 53 (10.88%) XenDesktop
7 47 (9.65%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (5.34%) VMware ESX
9 22 (4.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (3.49%) XenServer
11 14 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (2.46%) vCloud
13 11 (2.26%) DFS Replication
14 10 (2.05%) NFS
15 8 (1.64%) Terminal Services
16 7 (1.44%) Firmware
17 5 (1.03%) VMware Server
17 5 (1.03%) Postfix
18 3 (0.62%) Terminal Server
18 3 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 75 (15.40%) SCCM
2 34 (6.98%) SCOM
3 29 (5.95%) SCVMM
4 22 (4.52%) HP SIM
5 19 (3.90%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.49%) WSUS
7 16 (3.29%) EdgeSight
8 14 (2.87%) Puppet
9 13 (2.67%) Backup Exec
9 13 (2.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 11 (2.26%) Tivoli
10 11 (2.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 6 (1.23%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.23%) ARCserve
12 5 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.82%) Nagios
13 4 (0.82%) DameWare
14 3 (0.62%) OpenView
14 3 (0.62%) Control-M
14 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 235 (48.25%) VMware
2 223 (45.79%) Microsoft
3 222 (45.59%) HP
4 135 (27.72%) Citrix
5 108 (22.18%) Cisco
6 87 (17.86%) IBM
7 66 (13.55%) NetApp
8 45 (9.24%) Oracle
9 42 (8.62%) EMC
10 40 (8.21%) Red Hat
11 31 (6.37%) CommVault
12 28 (5.75%) Symantec
12 28 (5.75%) Veeam
13 26 (5.34%) CA
14 25 (5.13%) Veritas
15 24 (4.93%) Juniper
15 24 (4.93%) ServiceNow
16 20 (4.11%) McAfee
16 20 (4.11%) Sun
17 19 (3.90%) Brocade
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Rate: From £275 to £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago