The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Leeds 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 87 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 4 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% - 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% - 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +22.64%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
537 296 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 45.16% 38.34% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 142 235
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.32 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £35.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Dell
West Yorkshire

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

Dell
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

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VCAP
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Novell
3 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (50.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft