The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 308 279 247
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -32
Contract jobs citing Dell 119 146 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.24% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 66 89
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£400 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £173 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £223 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -28.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.13 £18.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+0.84% +55.17%
Dell
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10987 11757 11934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.91% 46.32% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6924 7561 7236
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 267 343
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in London

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in London

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in London

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in London

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Dell
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
City of London +8 23 £408 +8.66% 6
New Malden - 1 - -
Wembley - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 146 (70.53%) Windows
2 87 (42.03%) Active Directory
3 85 (41.06%) Microsoft
3 85 (41.06%) HP
4 59 (28.50%) VMware
5 57 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (27.05%) Cisco
6 56 (27.05%) MS Exchange
7 55 (26.57%) Windows 7
8 54 (26.09%) SAN
9 52 (25.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (24.15%) Migration
11 47 (22.71%) Citrix
12 40 (19.32%) ITIL
13 39 (18.84%) DNS
14 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
15 36 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 34 (16.43%) Finance
17 31 (14.98%) MS Office
17 31 (14.98%) Hyper-V
18 29 (14.01%) Linux
19 28 (13.53%) Windows XP
19 28 (13.53%) DHCP
19 28 (13.53%) Firewall
20 26 (12.56%) SQL
21 24 (11.59%) VPN
21 24 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
21 24 (11.59%) Lync
22 23 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (11.11%) Oracle

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 56 (27.05%) MS Exchange
2 36 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (11.59%) Lync
4 22 (10.63%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.21%) IIS
6 10 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (3.38%) IBM Notes
9 5 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.42%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.93%) Apache
11 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 31 (14.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.48%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.48%) Vectorworks
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (0.97%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.48%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.45%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (26.09%) SAN
2 39 (18.84%) DNS
3 28 (13.53%) DHCP
3 28 (13.53%) Firewall
4 24 (11.59%) VPN
5 21 (10.14%) LAN
6 20 (9.66%) Fibre Channel
7 16 (7.73%) iSCSI
7 16 (7.73%) WAN
7 16 (7.73%) TCP/IP
8 14 (6.76%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (5.80%) Wireless
10 11 (5.31%) NAS
10 11 (5.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (4.83%) IPsec
11 10 (4.83%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (4.83%) LDAP
12 8 (3.86%) VoIP
13 7 (3.38%) WLAN
13 7 (3.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.90%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.48%) QlikView
5 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.48%) Big Data
5 1 (0.48%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.48%) MS Access
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.48%) Ingres
5 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.42%) Subversion
3 3 (1.45%) JIRA
4 2 (0.97%) MSI
5 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (16.43%) Finance
2 16 (7.73%) Banking
3 15 (7.25%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 6 (2.90%) Games
5 6 (2.90%) Back Office
6 4 (1.93%) French Language
7 3 (1.45%) Law
7 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) German Language
9 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (18.84%) Architect
2 25 (12.08%) Analyst
3 24 (11.59%) Support Engineer
4 16 (7.73%) Consultant
5 14 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (6.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (6.28%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.31%) Network Engineer
7 11 (5.31%) Server Engineer
7 11 (5.31%) Deployment Engineer
8 10 (4.83%) Enterprise Architect
8 10 (4.83%) Administrator
9 9 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.86%) Migration Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (3.38%) Service Analyst
11 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (3.38%) Desktop Support
11 7 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.42%) Web Services
2 4 (1.93%) .NET
3 3 (1.45%) J2EE
3 3 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.48%) YAML
4 1 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.48%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.14%) Blackberry
2 19 (9.18%) Clustering
3 16 (7.73%) EqualLogic
4 11 (5.31%) Hedge funds
4 11 (5.31%) Replication
5 9 (4.35%) CLARiiON
5 9 (4.35%) Celerra
6 8 (3.86%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.90%) Online Games
8 5 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.42%) NHS
8 5 (2.42%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.42%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.93%) Psychology
9 4 (1.93%) Economics
9 4 (1.93%) AS400
9 4 (1.93%) Open Source
10 3 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.97%) iPad
11 2 (0.97%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 146 (70.53%) Windows
2 57 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (26.57%) Windows 7
4 52 (25.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (14.01%) Linux
6 28 (13.53%) Windows XP
7 23 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (9.66%) Windows 8
9 18 (8.70%) UNIX
10 13 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (4.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (3.86%) CentOS
12 8 (3.86%) Solaris
13 7 (3.38%) AIX
14 6 (2.90%) Windows 2000
14 6 (2.90%) SUSE
14 6 (2.90%) Windows Vista
15 5 (2.42%) Ubuntu
15 5 (2.42%) Windows NT
16 3 (1.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.15%) Migration
2 40 (19.32%) ITIL
3 13 (6.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (5.80%) Data Protection
5 10 (4.83%) BCP
5 10 (4.83%) Scrum
6 9 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 9 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 8 (3.86%) TOGAF
7 8 (3.86%) Change Management
8 7 (3.38%) Workflow
8 7 (3.38%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.38%) Service Management
8 7 (3.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (2.90%) Time Management
9 6 (2.90%) Kanban
10 5 (2.42%) Data Migration
10 5 (2.42%) Market Research
10 5 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.56%) SQL
2 13 (6.28%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.80%) Perl
4 9 (4.35%) C
5 8 (3.86%) Python
6 6 (2.90%) Java
7 5 (2.42%) VB
8 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.45%) Korn
9 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) C#
10 1 (0.48%) C++
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.21%) MCSE
3 9 (4.35%) MCITP
3 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (3.86%) Degree
4 8 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.38%) CCNA
5 7 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.38%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.42%) VCP4
6 5 (2.42%) VCP5
6 5 (2.42%) CCA
6 5 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.93%) MCP
8 2 (0.97%) MCSA
8 2 (0.97%) CCNP
8 2 (0.97%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.97%) HP APS
9 1 (0.48%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.28%) SLA
2 6 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 87 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.98%) Hyper-V
3 24 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.80%) vSphere
5 10 (4.83%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (3.38%) XenApp
7 7 (3.38%) Xen
8 5 (2.42%) NFS
9 4 (1.93%) KVM
10 3 (1.45%) Dovecot
10 3 (1.45%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.45%) Squid
10 3 (1.45%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.45%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.97%) IAG
Systems Management
1 22 (10.63%) SCCM
2 15 (7.25%) SCOM
3 10 (4.83%) SCOrch
4 9 (4.35%) Puppet
5 8 (3.86%) Nagios
6 7 (3.38%) DameWare
6 7 (3.38%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (2.90%) Cobbler
7 6 (2.90%) Opsview
8 5 (2.42%) HAProxy
8 5 (2.42%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.42%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.42%) OpenView
9 4 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.93%) WSUS
10 2 (0.97%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 85 (41.06%) Microsoft
1 85 (41.06%) HP
2 59 (28.50%) VMware
3 56 (27.05%) Cisco
4 47 (22.71%) Citrix
5 23 (11.11%) Oracle
6 21 (10.14%) EMC
6 21 (10.14%) CheckPoint
7 14 (6.76%) Symantec
7 14 (6.76%) Altiris
8 12 (5.80%) SonicWALL
8 12 (5.80%) IBM
9 10 (4.83%) LANDesk
10 9 (4.35%) AppSense
10 9 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 9 (4.35%) NetApp
11 8 (3.86%) CommVault
11 8 (3.86%) Veritas
12 7 (3.38%) Lotus
12 7 (3.38%) Wyse
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £23000 per annum + £1,966 ILA + car allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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