The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% - -
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.68 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.86% +18.42%
Dell
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 303 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.00% 45.56% 52.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 153 167
Average daily rate £377 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £189 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 18
Average hourly rate £20.94 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Watford - 3 - -
Hitchin - 2 £310 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £400 -
Dell
East of England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (85.19%) HP
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (70.37%) Citrix
5 18 (66.67%) DNS
5 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (62.96%) DHCP
6 17 (62.96%) VMware
7 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
8 13 (48.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
9 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
10 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
10 11 (40.74%) MS Office
10 11 (40.74%) ITIL
10 11 (40.74%) CCNA
10 11 (40.74%) Cisco
10 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (40.74%) Apple
10 11 (40.74%) Project Management
10 11 (40.74%) XenApp
10 11 (40.74%) Android
11 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
12 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
12 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) DNS
2 17 (62.96%) DHCP
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (29.63%) Desktop Support
3 7 (25.93%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
6 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Administrator
8 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) DTV
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
5 11 (40.74%) Android
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 3 (11.11%) Server Building
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Information Management
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNA
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) XenApp
3 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) HP
2 19 (70.37%) Citrix
3 17 (62.96%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Apple
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) SAP