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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 337 340 297
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -43
Contract jobs citing Dell 286 262 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 1.14% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 133 132
Average daily rate
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£365 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £154 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £570 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £230
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 44
Average hourly rate £14.40 £18.73 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.11% +18.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £35.00 £32.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £22.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.71% +0.42%
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
23242 23019 21938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.82% 45.54% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 13196 12462
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 996 1040 1023
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +37 153 £375 -6.25% 26
South East -7 47 £363 +57.60% 21
East of England +19 25 £310 +3.33% 4
South West -2 20 £253 -22.30% 24
West Midlands 0 14 £400 +60.00% 5
North West -52 11 £313 +16.60% 7
East Midlands -8 7 £298 +158.69% 2
Midlands +4 2 £500 +38.88%
Yorkshire -49 2 £210 -23.63% 10
North East - 1 - - 1
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 360 (64.75%) Windows
2 229 (41.19%) VMware
3 227 (40.83%) Microsoft
3 227 (40.83%) Active Directory
4 200 (35.97%) HP
5 155 (27.88%) SAN
6 138 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 135 (24.28%) Cisco
8 133 (23.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 131 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 130 (23.38%) ITIL
11 124 (22.30%) Citrix
12 121 (21.76%) DNS
13 102 (18.35%) Windows 7
14 100 (17.99%) SQL
15 96 (17.27%) MS Exchange
16 88 (15.83%) Finance
17 85 (15.29%) Linux
17 85 (15.29%) DHCP
18 84 (15.11%) TCP/IP
19 82 (14.75%) SCCM
20 79 (14.21%) MS Office
20 79 (14.21%) Hyper-V
21 78 (14.03%) MS Excel
22 76 (13.67%) PowerShell
23 75 (13.49%) Firewall
24 74 (13.31%) Windows Server 2003
25 73 (13.13%) LAN
26 71 (12.77%) Security Cleared
27 70 (12.59%) vSphere

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 96 (17.27%) MS Exchange
2 44 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (7.19%) IIS
4 39 (7.01%) SharePoint
5 25 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 23 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (3.78%) Lync
8 15 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 15 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.16%) Apache
10 10 (1.80%) IBM Notes
10 10 (1.80%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.26%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (1.26%) CMS
13 5 (0.90%) nginx
14 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.72%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 79 (14.21%) MS Office
2 78 (14.03%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.54%) RMDS
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.18%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.12%) Office 365
2 32 (5.76%) Boomi
3 22 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.34%) SaaS
6 7 (1.26%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.72%) PaaS
7 4 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.54%) IaaS
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 155 (27.88%) SAN
2 121 (21.76%) DNS
3 85 (15.29%) DHCP
4 84 (15.11%) TCP/IP
5 75 (13.49%) Firewall
6 73 (13.13%) LAN
7 67 (12.05%) WAN
8 47 (8.45%) VPN
9 43 (7.73%) VLAN
10 35 (6.29%) NAS
11 33 (5.94%) SSL
12 31 (5.58%) Network Security
13 26 (4.68%) LDAP
14 23 (4.14%) SNMP
14 23 (4.14%) Internet
15 22 (3.96%) Wireless
15 22 (3.96%) Ethernet
16 20 (3.60%) MPLS
17 19 (3.42%) SMTP
17 19 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.60%) MySQL
3 16 (2.88%) Big Data
4 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.62%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.54%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.54%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.62%) Subversion
2 9 (1.62%) JIRA
3 8 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (1.44%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.90%) Maven
4 5 (0.90%) Ant
4 5 (0.90%) Hudson
5 3 (0.54%) JMeter
5 3 (0.54%) Selenium
5 3 (0.54%) JConsole
5 3 (0.54%) VisualVM
5 3 (0.54%) YourKit
5 3 (0.54%) JProfiler
5 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.18%) MSI
7 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 88 (15.83%) Finance
2 33 (5.94%) Banking
3 20 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.62%) Law
4 9 (1.62%) Legal
5 8 (1.44%) Back Office
6 7 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.08%) Advertising
7 6 (1.08%) Automotive
8 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.90%) Retail
9 4 (0.72%) Publishing
9 4 (0.72%) Marketing
10 3 (0.54%) French Language
10 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Front Office
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (12.95%) Analyst
2 60 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (9.71%) Support Engineer
4 53 (9.53%) Desktop Support
5 39 (7.01%) Architect
6 38 (6.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (6.29%) Support Analyst
8 34 (6.12%) Server Engineer
9 33 (5.94%) Consultant
10 29 (5.22%) Desktop Engineer
11 22 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 21 (3.78%) Administrator
13 18 (3.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 17 (3.06%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.06%) Desktop Analyst
14 17 (3.06%) Wintel Engineer
15 16 (2.88%) IT Support
15 16 (2.88%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
17 14 (2.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.32%) Web Services
2 12 (2.16%) SOAP
3 9 (1.62%) Middleware
3 9 (1.62%) REST
3 9 (1.62%) SailPoint
4 7 (1.26%) XML
5 6 (1.08%) JSON
5 6 (1.08%) 802.1X
6 5 (0.90%) .NET
7 4 (0.72%) J2EE
8 3 (0.54%) ODBC
8 3 (0.54%) JMS
8 3 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.54%) Java EE
9 2 (0.36%) RESTful
9 2 (0.36%) LAMP
9 2 (0.36%) HTML
10 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.43%) Data Centre
2 54 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (8.81%) EqualLogic
4 34 (6.12%) Clustering
5 33 (5.94%) Blackberry
6 26 (4.68%) Replication
7 17 (3.06%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.88%) PKI
9 15 (2.70%) Client/Server
10 13 (2.34%) EMC VNX
11 11 (1.98%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.98%) CLARiiON
11 11 (1.98%) iPhone
12 10 (1.80%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.80%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.44%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.44%) iPad
13 8 (1.44%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.44%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 360 (64.75%) Windows
2 138 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (23.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (18.35%) Windows 7
5 85 (15.29%) Linux
6 74 (13.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (12.59%) Windows XP
8 38 (6.83%) UNIX
9 34 (6.12%) Android
10 32 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (5.04%) Windows 8
12 17 (3.06%) Solaris
13 16 (2.88%) CentOS
14 14 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (2.34%) Ubuntu
16 12 (2.16%) SUSE
17 11 (1.98%) Mac OS X
18 9 (1.62%) Data ONTAP
19 7 (1.26%) Debian
19 7 (1.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (23.38%) ITIL
2 53 (9.53%) Migration
3 49 (8.81%) Project Management
4 36 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (6.12%) Change Management
6 30 (5.40%) Service Management
7 25 (4.50%) Capacity Management
8 24 (4.32%) ITSM
9 22 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (3.96%) Incident Management
10 21 (3.78%) Service Delivery
10 21 (3.78%) Configuration Management
10 21 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (3.60%) Data Protection
11 20 (3.60%) Information Security
12 19 (3.42%) Problem Management
13 18 (3.24%) ETL
13 18 (3.24%) Software Deployment
14 17 (3.06%) Identity Management
15 16 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 100 (17.99%) SQL
2 76 (13.67%) PowerShell
3 30 (5.40%) Python
4 29 (5.22%) Perl
5 26 (4.68%) Java
6 18 (3.24%) Bash Shell
7 15 (2.70%) C#
8 14 (2.52%) VBScript
8 14 (2.52%) VB
9 10 (1.80%) Ruby
9 10 (1.80%) Groovy
10 8 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.44%) PHP
10 8 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.72%) C++
12 3 (0.54%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.54%) C
13 2 (0.36%) VBA
13 2 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 71 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (8.09%) MCSE
4 34 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 33 (5.94%) CCNA
6 20 (3.60%) CCNP
6 20 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (3.42%) Degree
8 13 (2.34%) DV Cleared
8 13 (2.34%) MCITP
8 13 (2.34%) MCSA
9 12 (2.16%) MCP
10 10 (1.80%) MCDST
11 9 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.44%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.26%) VCP5
14 6 (1.08%) IBM Certification
15 5 (0.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.68%) SLA
2 14 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.62%) QA
5 2 (0.36%) TickIT
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 227 (40.83%) Active Directory
2 131 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (14.21%) Hyper-V
4 70 (12.59%) vSphere
5 53 (9.53%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (8.27%) XenApp
7 27 (4.86%) VMware ESX
8 23 (4.14%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.88%) NFS
10 14 (2.52%) vCloud
11 11 (1.98%) DFS Replication
12 10 (1.80%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.80%) XenServer
13 9 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (1.26%) Docker
15 6 (1.08%) SRDF
15 6 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 5 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 3 (0.54%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 82 (14.75%) SCCM
2 33 (5.94%) SCOM
3 27 (4.86%) Puppet
4 22 (3.96%) NetBackup
5 15 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.52%) WSUS
7 11 (1.98%) Backup Exec
7 11 (1.98%) Nagios
7 11 (1.98%) SCOrch
8 10 (1.80%) ARCserve
9 9 (1.62%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.62%) SCVMM
9 9 (1.62%) Cacti
10 8 (1.44%) ZABBIX
11 7 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (1.26%) EMC VPLEX
12 6 (1.08%) SnapMirror
12 6 (1.08%) SnapVault
12 6 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (1.08%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 229 (41.19%) VMware
2 227 (40.83%) Microsoft
3 200 (35.97%) HP
4 135 (24.28%) Cisco
5 124 (22.30%) Citrix
6 66 (11.87%) IBM
7 64 (11.51%) Oracle
8 56 (10.07%) NetApp
9 54 (9.71%) EMC
10 49 (8.81%) Red Hat
11 34 (6.12%) CommVault
11 34 (6.12%) Juniper
12 33 (5.94%) Symantec
13 31 (5.58%) Apple
14 28 (5.04%) McAfee
14 28 (5.04%) Dell Compellent
15 23 (4.14%) CheckPoint
16 22 (3.96%) Veeam
17 21 (3.78%) Brocade
18 19 (3.42%) SAP
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