The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 75 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.33% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.80% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£298 £270 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% -13.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £313
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.20 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +35.92%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
438 374 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.60% 40.83% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 205 186
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 16
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm