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 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 334 302 349
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +47
Contract jobs citing Dell 276 275 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.25% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 136 89
Average daily rate
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£345 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.26% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £313
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 53
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £25.00 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +32.20%
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
23659 22026 23847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.11% 46.08% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14048 12774 12688
Average daily rate £396 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.26%
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 1158 1062 1250
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +20 139 £400 +23.07% 38
South East -5 37 £363 +81.25% 22
North West -3 19 £206 +37.00% 8
East of England -37 19 £275 +34.14% 10
Yorkshire -3 16 £290 +28.88% 3
West Midlands -20 15 £300 +43.71% 11
East Midlands +6 14 £115 -58.18% 7
South West -33 14 £242 +42.35% 12
North East - - - - 1
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 334 (66.93%) Windows
2 222 (44.49%) Microsoft
3 221 (44.29%) Active Directory
4 208 (41.68%) HP
5 174 (34.87%) VMware
6 145 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 140 (28.06%) SAN
8 128 (25.65%) Windows 7
9 124 (24.85%) DNS
9 124 (24.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 122 (24.45%) ITIL
11 119 (23.85%) Cisco
12 113 (22.65%) MS Exchange
13 102 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 90 (18.04%) Citrix
15 89 (17.84%) DHCP
16 83 (16.63%) MS Office
16 83 (16.63%) Migration
17 79 (15.83%) Windows XP
18 77 (15.43%) Firewall
19 75 (15.03%) MS Excel
20 72 (14.43%) SCCM
21 69 (13.83%) Hyper-V
22 68 (13.63%) Security Cleared
22 68 (13.63%) SQL
23 61 (12.22%) Linux
23 61 (12.22%) EMC
23 61 (12.22%) vSphere
23 61 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
24 60 (12.02%) TCP/IP

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 113 (22.65%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (9.22%) IIS
4 36 (7.21%) Lync
5 35 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 33 (6.61%) SharePoint
7 18 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (3.01%) IBM Notes
9 15 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.60%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.20%) Apache
12 6 (1.20%) JBoss
13 5 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.40%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 83 (16.63%) MS Office
2 75 (15.03%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (3.41%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.40%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.20%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.21%) SaaS
2 16 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
3 15 (3.01%) Office 365
4 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Taleo
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 140 (28.06%) SAN
2 124 (24.85%) DNS
3 89 (17.84%) DHCP
4 77 (15.43%) Firewall
5 60 (12.02%) TCP/IP
6 55 (11.02%) VPN
7 50 (10.02%) LAN
8 40 (8.02%) WAN
9 37 (7.41%) NAS
10 34 (6.81%) VLAN
11 31 (6.21%) iSCSI
11 31 (6.21%) Fibre Channel
12 22 (4.41%) Wireless
13 20 (4.01%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (4.01%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (3.81%) Internet
14 19 (3.81%) LDAP
15 17 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (3.01%) IPsec
17 13 (2.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.20%) MySQL
5 5 (1.00%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.40%) DataStage
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.20%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.20%) Ingres
9 1 (0.20%) MS Access
9 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.00%) Subversion
3 4 (0.80%) MSI
4 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
General
1 53 (10.62%) Finance
2 21 (4.21%) Telecoms
2 21 (4.21%) Banking
3 14 (2.81%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.80%) Retail
5 7 (1.40%) Games
6 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.00%) French Language
7 5 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (0.80%) Law
9 3 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Norwegian Language
10 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (15.23%) Architect
2 56 (11.22%) Support Engineer
3 54 (10.82%) Analyst
4 48 (9.62%) Consultant
5 35 (7.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 35 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (6.61%) Support Analyst
7 24 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (4.41%) Desktop Support
9 19 (3.81%) Server Engineer
10 18 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (3.61%) Enterprise Architect
10 18 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (3.21%) IT Support
13 15 (3.01%) Technical Architect
13 15 (3.01%) VMware Engineer
14 14 (2.81%) Administrator
14 14 (2.81%) Desktop Engineer
15 13 (2.61%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.60%) .NET
2 6 (1.20%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.00%) Web Services
3 5 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.80%) Middleware
4 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.60%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.20%) LAMP
6 1 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.20%) YAML
6 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.20%) JSP
6 1 (0.20%) SOAP
6 1 (0.20%) XML
6 1 (0.20%) ODBC
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.02%) Blackberry
2 33 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.81%) Clustering
4 24 (4.81%) EqualLogic
5 20 (4.01%) Replication
5 20 (4.01%) PDA
6 15 (3.01%) CLARiiON
7 12 (2.40%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.20%) Celerra
9 10 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.80%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.80%) iPhone
10 9 (1.80%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.60%) NHS
12 7 (1.40%) Online Games
12 7 (1.40%) iPad
13 6 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.20%) CESG
14 5 (1.00%) HACMP
14 5 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 334 (66.93%) Windows
2 145 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 128 (25.65%) Windows 7
4 124 (24.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (15.83%) Windows XP
6 61 (12.22%) Linux
6 61 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (7.01%) Windows 8
8 28 (5.61%) UNIX
9 23 (4.61%) Windows Vista
10 21 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (2.20%) AIX
13 9 (1.80%) Solaris
14 8 (1.60%) CentOS
14 8 (1.60%) SUSE
15 5 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.80%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.80%) Android
17 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (24.45%) ITIL
2 83 (16.63%) Migration
3 24 (4.81%) Identity Management
4 23 (4.61%) Asset Management
5 20 (4.01%) Problem Management
6 19 (3.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (3.21%) Data Protection
8 16 (3.21%) Time Management
9 15 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (3.01%) Project Management
10 14 (2.81%) Change Management
11 13 (2.61%) Configuration Management
12 12 (2.40%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (2.40%) Service Management
12 12 (2.40%) PRINCE2
13 10 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.00%) Service Delivery
13 10 (2.00%) TOGAF
14 9 (1.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (13.63%) SQL
2 48 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.81%) Perl
4 25 (5.01%) Java
4 25 (5.01%) Python
5 23 (4.61%) PL/SQL
6 18 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.41%) VBA
8 14 (2.81%) C
9 13 (2.61%) VB
10 10 (2.00%) VBScript
11 6 (1.20%) PHP
12 3 (0.60%) C#
12 3 (0.60%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (13.63%) Security Cleared
2 53 (10.62%) SC Cleared
3 52 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (8.42%) MCSE
5 30 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (5.21%) CCNA
6 26 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (4.61%) Degree
8 16 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (2.20%) MCITP
9 11 (2.20%) MCP
10 10 (2.00%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.60%) Dell Certification
11 8 (1.60%) CCNP
12 7 (1.40%) MCSA
12 7 (1.40%) VCP5
13 6 (1.20%) VCP4
13 6 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.20%) MCDST
14 5 (1.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.81%) SLA
2 7 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 221 (44.29%) Active Directory
2 102 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (13.83%) Hyper-V
4 61 (12.22%) vSphere
5 33 (6.61%) XenApp
6 26 (5.21%) VMware ESX
6 26 (5.21%) XenDesktop
7 24 (4.81%) XenServer
8 20 (4.01%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (2.00%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.60%) DFS Replication
11 8 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 8 (1.60%) VMware Server
11 8 (1.60%) Xen
12 6 (1.20%) NFS
13 5 (1.00%) OCFS2
13 5 (1.00%) KVM
14 4 (0.80%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 72 (14.43%) SCCM
2 29 (5.81%) SCOM
3 20 (4.01%) WSUS
4 19 (3.81%) Backup Exec
5 15 (3.01%) NetBackup
5 15 (3.01%) SCOrch
6 13 (2.61%) Puppet
7 10 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.80%) DameWare
8 9 (1.80%) Nagios
9 8 (1.60%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.40%) SCVMM
10 7 (1.40%) OpenView
11 6 (1.20%) Opsview
11 6 (1.20%) Cobbler
11 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (1.20%) BladeLogic
12 5 (1.00%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 222 (44.49%) Microsoft
2 208 (41.68%) HP
3 174 (34.87%) VMware
4 119 (23.85%) Cisco
5 90 (18.04%) Citrix
6 61 (12.22%) EMC
7 47 (9.42%) IBM
8 39 (7.82%) Oracle
9 36 (7.21%) Symantec
10 35 (7.01%) NetApp
11 32 (6.41%) CheckPoint
12 22 (4.41%) Sun
12 22 (4.41%) Red Hat
13 21 (4.21%) SAP
14 19 (3.81%) webMethods
15 17 (3.41%) Software AG
15 17 (3.41%) SonicWALL
16 15 (3.01%) McAfee
16 15 (3.01%) Lotus
17 13 (2.61%) Juniper
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