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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 344 326 306
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Contract jobs citing Dell 263 252 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.16% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 111 94
Average daily rate
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£355 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £147 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.88% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 59
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +39 121 £400 +23.07% 35
South East +2 60 £375 +45.63% 9
East Midlands +17 22 £425 +13.33% 2
East of England -22 22 £300 +22.44% 4
West Midlands -16 11 £263 -19.23% 7
North West -34 11 £275 +83.33% 7
South West -33 9 £190 +8.57% 16
Yorkshire -12 6 £285 +26.66% 6
Midlands - 1 £350 -
North East - - - - 1
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 344 (64.42%) Windows
2 229 (42.88%) Microsoft
3 227 (42.51%) HP
4 221 (41.39%) Active Directory
5 210 (39.33%) VMware
6 149 (27.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 134 (25.09%) SAN
7 134 (25.09%) ITIL
8 128 (23.97%) DNS
9 125 (23.41%) Cisco
10 123 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 118 (22.10%) Windows 7
12 114 (21.35%) MS Exchange
13 103 (19.29%) Citrix
14 96 (17.98%) Hyper-V
15 90 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 85 (15.92%) DHCP
17 82 (15.36%) MS Excel
18 81 (15.17%) Migration
19 77 (14.42%) vSphere
20 75 (14.04%) MS Office
20 75 (14.04%) TCP/IP
21 74 (13.86%) SCCM
22 73 (13.67%) Firewall
23 71 (13.30%) Linux
23 71 (13.30%) Windows XP
24 70 (13.11%) Security Cleared
25 69 (12.92%) IBM
26 67 (12.55%) PowerShell

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 114 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 61 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (8.43%) Lync
4 43 (8.05%) IIS
5 40 (7.49%) SharePoint
6 28 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.43%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.31%) Apache
12 7 (1.31%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.94%) JBoss
15 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 75 (14.04%) MS Office
3 13 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.19%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.19%) Lawson
2 1 (0.19%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.19%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.18%) SaaS
1 17 (3.18%) Office 365
2 14 (2.62%) SuccessFactors
3 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 134 (25.09%) SAN
2 128 (23.97%) DNS
3 85 (15.92%) DHCP
4 75 (14.04%) TCP/IP
5 73 (13.67%) Firewall
6 60 (11.24%) VPN
7 49 (9.18%) LAN
8 43 (8.05%) WAN
9 38 (7.12%) NAS
10 35 (6.55%) VLAN
11 29 (5.43%) iSCSI
12 24 (4.49%) NetScaler
13 22 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (3.93%) Wireless
14 21 (3.93%) LDAP
15 20 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (3.56%) Internet
17 17 (3.18%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (3.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.50%) MySQL
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.75%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (0.19%) DB2
8 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.19%) Big Data
8 1 (0.19%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Subversion
1 3 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (0.56%) MSI
1 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.19%) WinDbg
General
1 57 (10.67%) Finance
2 25 (4.68%) Banking
3 17 (3.18%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.69%) Retail
6 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.50%) Games
7 6 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.75%) Back Office
8 4 (0.75%) Law
9 3 (0.56%) Legal
9 3 (0.56%) Marketing
10 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (13.30%) Architect
2 62 (11.61%) Analyst
3 55 (10.30%) Consultant
4 50 (9.36%) Support Engineer
5 46 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
7 31 (5.81%) Desktop Support
8 25 (4.68%) Support Analyst
9 23 (4.31%) Desktop Engineer
10 21 (3.93%) Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (3.75%) VMware Engineer
11 20 (3.75%) Server Engineer
12 19 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (3.56%) IT Support
13 18 (3.37%) Enterprise Architect
14 17 (3.18%) Network Engineer
15 16 (3.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 14 (2.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 13 (2.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.43%) .NET
2 8 (1.50%) Middleware
3 6 (1.12%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.94%) SOAP
4 5 (0.94%) REST
5 4 (0.75%) SailPoint
5 4 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (0.75%) Web Services
5 4 (0.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.56%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 2 (0.37%) XML
7 2 (0.37%) LAMP
8 1 (0.19%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.19%) JSP
8 1 (0.19%) SAML
8 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.19%) YAML
8 1 (0.19%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.99%) Blackberry
2 39 (7.30%) Clustering
3 31 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.62%) Replication
5 22 (4.12%) EqualLogic
6 16 (3.00%) PDA
7 15 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.43%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.69%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.69%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.69%) PKI
9 9 (1.69%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.50%) Online Games
11 7 (1.31%) CESG
11 7 (1.31%) NHS
11 7 (1.31%) iPad
11 7 (1.31%) iPhone
12 6 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.12%) HACMP
13 5 (0.94%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 344 (64.42%) Windows
2 149 (27.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 118 (22.10%) Windows 7
4 90 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (13.30%) Linux
5 71 (13.30%) Windows XP
6 34 (6.37%) UNIX
7 28 (5.24%) Windows 8
8 25 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (3.56%) Windows Vista
10 13 (2.43%) Solaris
11 12 (2.25%) AIX
12 10 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (1.50%) SUSE
14 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.94%) HPUX
15 5 (0.94%) Android
15 5 (0.94%) CentOS
16 4 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (25.09%) ITIL
2 81 (15.17%) Migration
3 31 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (5.43%) Project Management
5 28 (5.24%) Identity Management
6 24 (4.49%) Asset Management
7 23 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 22 (4.12%) Problem Management
9 21 (3.93%) Configuration Management
10 17 (3.18%) Time Management
10 17 (3.18%) Incident Management
10 17 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (3.00%) Data Protection
12 14 (2.62%) Change Management
13 13 (2.43%) Service Delivery
13 13 (2.43%) Service Management
14 12 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (2.25%) High Availability
14 12 (2.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (12.55%) PowerShell
2 65 (12.17%) SQL
3 21 (3.93%) VBScript
3 21 (3.93%) Perl
4 19 (3.56%) Python
4 19 (3.56%) Java
5 18 (3.37%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.18%) Shell Script
7 14 (2.62%) VBA
7 14 (2.62%) C
8 13 (2.43%) C#
8 13 (2.43%) VB
9 6 (1.12%) PHP
10 4 (0.75%) C++
11 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Ruby
12 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.19%) JCL
Qualifications
1 70 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 58 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (8.99%) SC Cleared
4 37 (6.93%) MCSE
5 28 (5.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (3.93%) Degree
6 21 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (3.75%) MCITP
8 17 (3.18%) CCNA
8 17 (3.18%) MCP
9 12 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (2.25%) MCSA
10 11 (2.06%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.69%) Dell Certification
12 8 (1.50%) CCNP
12 8 (1.50%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.12%) MCDST
13 6 (1.12%) RHCT
14 3 (0.56%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.06%) SLA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.12%) QA
3 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 221 (41.39%) Active Directory
2 123 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (17.98%) Hyper-V
4 77 (14.42%) vSphere
5 37 (6.93%) XenApp
6 35 (6.55%) VMware ESX
7 31 (5.81%) XenDesktop
8 29 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.81%) Terminal Services
9 15 (2.81%) XenServer
10 13 (2.43%) NFS
11 12 (2.25%) DFS Replication
11 12 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (1.50%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.31%) Xen
14 7 (1.31%) MetaFrame
14 7 (1.31%) vCloud
15 6 (1.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 74 (13.86%) SCCM
2 39 (7.30%) SCOM
3 18 (3.37%) Puppet
3 18 (3.37%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.18%) NetBackup
5 16 (3.00%) SCOrch
5 16 (3.00%) SCVMM
6 14 (2.62%) WSUS
7 11 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (2.06%) Tivoli
7 11 (2.06%) HP SIM
8 9 (1.69%) OpenView
9 7 (1.31%) Nagios
9 7 (1.31%) EdgeSight
10 6 (1.12%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.94%) DameWare
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 229 (42.88%) Microsoft
2 227 (42.51%) HP
3 210 (39.33%) VMware
4 125 (23.41%) Cisco
5 103 (19.29%) Citrix
6 69 (12.92%) IBM
7 54 (10.11%) EMC
8 51 (9.55%) NetApp
9 46 (8.61%) Oracle
10 44 (8.24%) Symantec
11 33 (6.18%) Red Hat
12 31 (5.81%) CheckPoint
12 31 (5.81%) Sun
13 18 (3.37%) Veeam
13 18 (3.37%) Veritas
13 18 (3.37%) Juniper
14 17 (3.18%) SonicWALL
15 16 (3.00%) SAP
15 16 (3.00%) CommVault
16 15 (2.81%) webMethods
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