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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 282 286 274
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Dell 135 140 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.22% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 77 61
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£425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £147 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £295
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 28
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £11.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £20.30 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.63 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +30.00%
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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
10916 11478 11073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.44% 45.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7349 7572 6912
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 227 284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.55 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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
City of London +17 35 £475 +31.03% 7
Croydon -10 4 £355 -20.22%
New Malden - 2 - - 5
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Bromley - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 159 (67.66%) Windows
2 113 (48.09%) Active Directory
3 95 (40.43%) HP
4 90 (38.30%) Microsoft
5 68 (28.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (27.23%) VMware
7 63 (26.81%) Cisco
7 63 (26.81%) SAN
8 61 (25.96%) MS Exchange
9 59 (25.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 52 (22.13%) Windows 7
11 51 (21.70%) DNS
12 49 (20.85%) Migration
13 46 (19.57%) ITIL
14 40 (17.02%) Citrix
14 40 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (16.60%) VPN
15 39 (16.60%) Firewall
16 38 (16.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 37 (15.74%) Hyper-V
18 36 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (14.47%) Finance
20 33 (14.04%) DHCP
20 33 (14.04%) Windows XP
21 32 (13.62%) Lync
22 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
22 31 (13.19%) EMC
23 28 (11.91%) TCP/IP
24 27 (11.49%) IIS
24 27 (11.49%) MS Office

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 61 (25.96%) MS Exchange
2 40 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (13.62%) Lync
4 27 (11.49%) IIS
5 24 (10.21%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.83%) IBM Notes
8 6 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.85%) Apache
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.43%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.49%) MS Office
3 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.43%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.13%) Office 365
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (26.81%) SAN
2 51 (21.70%) DNS
3 39 (16.60%) VPN
3 39 (16.60%) Firewall
4 33 (14.04%) DHCP
5 28 (11.91%) TCP/IP
6 26 (11.06%) LAN
7 23 (9.79%) Fibre Channel
8 20 (8.51%) WAN
9 18 (7.66%) NAS
9 18 (7.66%) iSCSI
10 14 (5.96%) IPsec
11 13 (5.53%) VLAN
11 13 (5.53%) OSPF
11 13 (5.53%) Wireless
11 13 (5.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (5.11%) BGP
12 12 (5.11%) LDAP
13 10 (4.26%) WLAN
13 10 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.70%) MySQL
5 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.43%) Big Data
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.43%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.43%) Ingres
6 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.13%) Subversion
3 2 (0.85%) MSI
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.43%) WinDbg
General
1 34 (14.47%) Finance
2 18 (7.66%) Banking
3 13 (5.53%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.55%) Games
6 5 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.13%) French Language
7 4 (1.70%) Retail
7 4 (1.70%) Law
8 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Legal
9 2 (0.85%) Back Office
9 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Danish Language
10 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
10 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (20.85%) Architect
2 33 (14.04%) Consultant
3 23 (9.79%) Analyst
4 17 (7.23%) Enterprise Architect
5 15 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (5.53%) Server Engineer
8 12 (5.11%) IT Support
9 10 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
9 10 (4.26%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.83%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (3.83%) Migration Engineer
11 8 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (3.40%) Network Engineer
12 7 (2.98%) Service Analyst
12 7 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.55%) IMAC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.98%) .NET
2 4 (1.70%) Web Services
2 4 (1.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.85%) Middleware
4 1 (0.43%) LAMP
4 1 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.43%) YAML
4 1 (0.43%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.36%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.66%) Clustering
3 16 (6.81%) Replication
4 12 (5.11%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.26%) CLARiiON
5 10 (4.26%) EqualLogic
5 10 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.83%) Celerra
7 6 (2.55%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.55%) Online Games
7 6 (2.55%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.13%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.28%) AS400
9 3 (1.28%) NHS
10 2 (0.85%) Handset
10 2 (0.85%) CESG
10 2 (0.85%) PDA
10 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 159 (67.66%) Windows
2 68 (28.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (25.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (22.13%) Windows 7
5 38 (16.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (14.04%) Windows XP
7 26 (11.06%) Windows 8
8 25 (10.64%) Linux
9 15 (6.38%) Windows Vista
10 12 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.83%) UNIX
12 8 (3.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (3.40%) CentOS
13 6 (2.55%) AIX
14 5 (2.13%) SUSE
15 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.28%) Solaris
16 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
17 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.85%) Migration
2 46 (19.57%) ITIL
3 25 (10.64%) Identity Management
4 16 (6.81%) Data Protection
5 13 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.11%) Asset Management
7 10 (4.26%) Problem Management
8 9 (3.83%) TOGAF
8 9 (3.83%) Workflow
9 8 (3.40%) Service Management
10 7 (2.98%) Change Management
10 7 (2.98%) BCP
10 7 (2.98%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (2.55%) Network Management
11 6 (2.55%) Kanban
11 6 (2.55%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (2.55%) Low Latency
11 6 (2.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.21%) PowerShell
2 21 (8.94%) SQL
3 12 (5.11%) Perl
4 8 (3.40%) C
4 8 (3.40%) Python
5 5 (2.13%) VBScript
5 5 (2.13%) VB
6 3 (1.28%) Java
7 2 (0.85%) C#
7 2 (0.85%) C++
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (5.96%) MCSE
4 10 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (3.83%) A+ Certification
6 8 (3.40%) CCNA
6 8 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.40%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.13%) MCP
8 5 (2.13%) CCA
8 5 (2.13%) VCP4
8 5 (2.13%) MCITP
8 5 (2.13%) VCP5
9 4 (1.70%) MCSA
10 3 (1.28%) Degree
11 2 (0.85%) HP APS
11 2 (0.85%) CCNP
12 1 (0.43%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.83%) SLA
2 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 113 (48.09%) Active Directory
2 37 (15.74%) Hyper-V
3 36 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (9.36%) vSphere
5 14 (5.96%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.83%) Xen
7 8 (3.40%) XenApp
8 7 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.70%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.70%) NFS
9 4 (1.70%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.28%) XenServer
11 2 (0.85%) Squid
11 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.85%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.85%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.43%) IAG
Systems Management
1 25 (10.64%) SCCM
2 16 (6.81%) SCOM
3 12 (5.11%) SCOrch
4 10 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.83%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.83%) DameWare
5 9 (3.83%) Puppet
6 8 (3.40%) Tivoli
6 8 (3.40%) Nagios
7 7 (2.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.55%) BladeLogic
8 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (2.55%) Cobbler
8 6 (2.55%) Opsview
9 5 (2.13%) WSUS
9 5 (2.13%) OpenView
10 4 (1.70%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.70%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
11 3 (1.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 95 (40.43%) HP
2 90 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 64 (27.23%) VMware
4 63 (26.81%) Cisco
5 40 (17.02%) Citrix
6 31 (13.19%) EMC
7 24 (10.21%) Symantec
8 20 (8.51%) NetApp
9 19 (8.09%) CheckPoint
10 17 (7.23%) Oracle
11 15 (6.38%) IBM
12 10 (4.26%) Red Hat
13 9 (3.83%) CommVault
13 9 (3.83%) Veritas
13 9 (3.83%) Lotus
14 8 (3.40%) Juniper
14 8 (3.40%) Brocade
15 7 (2.98%) LANDesk
15 7 (2.98%) SonicWALL
15 7 (2.98%) 3PAR
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