The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 301 303 257
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -46
Contract jobs citing Dell 100 116 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.04% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 58 83
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £180 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 20
Average hourly rate £17.33 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.48 £15.00 £18.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10617 11136 11864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.15% 45.90% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 7083 7146
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 287 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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England

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 July 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
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 July 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 +9 22 £325 -23.52% 4
Canary Wharf +22 1 - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 134 (72.83%) Windows
2 75 (40.76%) HP
3 74 (40.22%) Active Directory
4 71 (38.59%) Microsoft
5 61 (33.15%) VMware
6 52 (28.26%) Cisco
7 51 (27.72%) Citrix
8 50 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (27.17%) Windows 7
9 46 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 44 (23.91%) SAN
11 41 (22.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 40 (21.74%) Migration
13 34 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
14 33 (17.93%) DNS
14 33 (17.93%) ITIL
15 32 (17.39%) Finance
16 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
17 29 (15.76%) MS Office
17 29 (15.76%) Linux
18 27 (14.67%) Hyper-V
19 26 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (12.50%) Firewall
20 23 (12.50%) SQL
20 23 (12.50%) Windows XP
20 23 (12.50%) DHCP
21 20 (10.87%) VPN
21 20 (10.87%) CheckPoint
21 20 (10.87%) EqualLogic
22 19 (10.33%) SCCM

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (9.78%) SharePoint
4 16 (8.70%) Lync
5 11 (5.98%) IIS
6 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (4.35%) IBM Notes
9 5 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.63%) Apache
12 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.76%) MS Office
3 6 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.54%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (1.09%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.54%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (23.91%) SAN
2 33 (17.93%) DNS
3 23 (12.50%) DHCP
3 23 (12.50%) Firewall
4 20 (10.87%) VPN
5 18 (9.78%) LAN
6 16 (8.70%) WAN
7 15 (8.15%) iSCSI
7 15 (8.15%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (6.52%) TCP/IP
10 11 (5.98%) VoIP
10 11 (5.98%) NAS
10 11 (5.98%) Wireless
11 10 (5.43%) IPsec
12 9 (4.89%) LDAP
13 8 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (3.80%) Network Security
15 6 (3.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.17%) MySQL
4 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.54%) MS Access
5 1 (0.54%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.54%) Ingres
5 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) QlikView
5 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.72%) Subversion
3 3 (1.63%) JIRA
4 2 (1.09%) MSI
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (17.39%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Banking
3 13 (7.07%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.26%) Retail
5 6 (3.26%) Games
6 5 (2.72%) Back Office
7 4 (2.17%) French Language
8 3 (1.63%) Law
8 3 (1.63%) Legal
8 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.09%) Advertising
9 2 (1.09%) German Language
10 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (14.13%) Support Engineer
2 23 (12.50%) Architect
3 19 (10.33%) Analyst
4 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (6.52%) Consultant
5 12 (6.52%) Network Engineer
5 12 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (5.43%) Support Analyst
6 10 (5.43%) Administrator
6 10 (5.43%) Deployment Engineer
6 10 (5.43%) IT Support
7 9 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (4.35%) Server Engineer
8 8 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
8 8 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) J2EE
1 3 (1.63%) Web Services
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.54%) Middleware
3 1 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.54%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.87%) EqualLogic
2 19 (10.33%) Blackberry
3 17 (9.24%) Clustering
4 9 (4.89%) Replication
4 9 (4.89%) CLARiiON
4 9 (4.89%) Celerra
4 9 (4.89%) Hedge funds
5 8 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.80%) NHS
6 7 (3.80%) Thin Client
6 7 (3.80%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.26%) Online Games
8 5 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.17%) Open Source
9 4 (2.17%) Psychology
9 4 (2.17%) Economics
10 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.63%) AS400
10 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 134 (72.83%) Windows
2 50 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 50 (27.17%) Windows 7
3 41 (22.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (15.76%) Linux
5 23 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 18 (9.78%) Windows 8
7 15 (8.15%) UNIX
8 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (3.80%) CentOS
11 7 (3.80%) Solaris
12 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000
13 5 (2.72%) Windows NT
13 5 (2.72%) AIX
13 5 (2.72%) Windows Vista
14 4 (2.17%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.74%) Migration
2 33 (17.93%) ITIL
3 10 (5.43%) Scrum
4 9 (4.89%) Project Management
4 9 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (4.35%) Service Management
5 8 (4.35%) BCP
6 7 (3.80%) Change Management
7 6 (3.26%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.26%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.26%) Workflow
7 6 (3.26%) Time Management
7 6 (3.26%) Kanban
7 6 (3.26%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.72%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.72%) Data Migration
8 5 (2.72%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.72%) Low Latency
8 5 (2.72%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.50%) SQL
2 11 (5.98%) Perl
2 11 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.80%) Python
4 5 (2.72%) VB
5 4 (2.17%) C
5 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.17%) Java
6 3 (1.63%) Korn
6 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.63%) VBScript
7 1 (0.54%) VBA
7 1 (0.54%) C#
7 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.24%) MCSE
3 11 (5.98%) MCITP
4 9 (4.89%) Degree
4 9 (4.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.26%) CCNA
7 6 (3.26%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.72%) VCP4
8 5 (2.72%) VCP5
8 5 (2.72%) CCA
8 5 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.09%) MCP
10 2 (1.09%) CCNP
10 2 (1.09%) HP APS
11 1 (0.54%) CRISC
11 1 (0.54%) MCSA
11 1 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 74 (40.22%) Active Directory
2 27 (14.67%) Hyper-V
3 26 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.61%) XenDesktop
5 11 (5.98%) VMware ESX
6 10 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.35%) vSphere
8 7 (3.80%) Xen
9 6 (3.26%) XenApp
10 4 (2.17%) KVM
10 4 (2.17%) NFS
11 3 (1.63%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.63%) Squid
11 3 (1.63%) MetaFrame
11 3 (1.63%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.63%) Dovecot
12 2 (1.09%) UAG
12 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) SCCM
2 14 (7.61%) SCOM
3 8 (4.35%) Nagios
4 7 (3.80%) DameWare
4 7 (3.80%) Puppet
4 7 (3.80%) SCOrch
5 6 (3.26%) Opsview
5 6 (3.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 6 (3.26%) Cobbler
6 5 (2.72%) HAProxy
6 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.17%) OpenView
7 4 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.17%) WSUS
8 3 (1.63%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.54%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 75 (40.76%) HP
2 71 (38.59%) Microsoft
3 61 (33.15%) VMware
4 52 (28.26%) Cisco
5 51 (27.72%) Citrix
6 20 (10.87%) CheckPoint
7 18 (9.78%) Oracle
8 17 (9.24%) EMC
9 14 (7.61%) Altiris
10 12 (6.52%) Symantec
11 11 (5.98%) SonicWALL
12 10 (5.43%) AppSense
13 9 (4.89%) Wyse
13 9 (4.89%) LANDesk
14 8 (4.35%) Lotus
14 8 (4.35%) Red Hat
15 7 (3.80%) Veritas
15 7 (3.80%) CommVault
16 6 (3.26%) NetApp
16 6 (3.26%) IBM
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