The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Essex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 46 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing Dell 9 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.81% 1.51% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 3.11% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -49.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £72.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+19.42% +26.66%
Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
264 225 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 53.23% 48.60% 54.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 79 144
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £160 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 53 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Dell
East of England

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dell across the Essex region.

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Essex region.

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Chelmsford - - - -
Dell
East of England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) EqualLogic
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (16.67%) FirePass
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) MCDST
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Altiris
4 2 (16.67%) Panasonic
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Zeacom
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) Wyse
5 1 (8.33%) Sun