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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 329 305 338
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Contract jobs citing Dell 105 119 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.20% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 71 49
Median daily rate £413 £365 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +39.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £180 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £263
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 7
Median hourly rate £16.75 £34.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.73% +78.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £13.46 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.35 £75.00 £97.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.38% -18.88%
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
9390 9938 10279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.39% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6380 6449 6719
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 220 208
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 26 £425 -5.55% 1
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Croydon -17 1 - -
Ilford - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Dell.

1 115 (61.83%) Windows
2 100 (53.76%) VMware
3 96 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
5 70 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (36.02%) HP
7 64 (34.41%) Microsoft
8 62 (33.33%) Linux
9 55 (29.57%) Cisco
9 55 (29.57%) SAN
10 54 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (25.81%) Finance
12 47 (25.27%) PowerShell
13 46 (24.73%) DNS
14 44 (23.66%) TCP/IP
14 44 (23.66%) Citrix
15 40 (21.51%) Firewall
16 39 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (19.35%) ITIL
17 36 (19.35%) SCCM
18 35 (18.82%) Unix
19 33 (17.74%) Migration
20 32 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (17.20%) MS Exchange
21 31 (16.67%) SQL
21 31 (16.67%) EMC
22 29 (15.59%) DHCP
22 29 (15.59%) Windows 7
23 28 (15.05%) IBM
24 27 (14.52%) Red Hat

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (17.20%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.53%) Skype for Business
4 12 (6.45%) Apache
4 12 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.38%) OpenStack
6 9 (4.84%) IIS
7 8 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.69%) Confluence
9 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.61%) Zimbra
11 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.08%) JBoss
11 2 (1.08%) SAS
12 1 (0.54%) nginx
12 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (14.52%) MS Office
2 26 (13.98%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.15%) HipChat
3 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (0.54%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.99%) Office 365
4 9 (4.84%) Boomi
5 7 (3.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.61%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.08%) PaaS
7 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (29.57%) SAN
2 46 (24.73%) DNS
3 44 (23.66%) TCP/IP
4 40 (21.51%) Firewall
5 29 (15.59%) DHCP
6 27 (14.52%) LAN
7 24 (12.90%) iSCSI
7 24 (12.90%) VPN
8 22 (11.83%) WAN
9 17 (9.14%) NAS
10 16 (8.60%) VLAN
11 15 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (7.53%) Network Security
13 13 (6.99%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (6.45%) LDAP
15 11 (5.91%) HTTP
16 10 (5.38%) Wireless
17 9 (4.84%) Ethernet
17 9 (4.84%) NetScaler
17 9 (4.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.45%) MySQL
3 8 (4.30%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.15%) Big Data
7 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Subversion
2 13 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.38%) JIRA
4 8 (4.30%) Hudson
4 8 (4.30%) Maven
5 6 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (1.08%) Gradle
6 2 (1.08%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.08%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (25.81%) Finance
2 23 (12.37%) Banking
3 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.30%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.69%) Advertising
6 4 (2.15%) Games
7 3 (1.61%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Front Office
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.13%) Architect
2 22 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (10.22%) Analyst
4 13 (6.99%) Administrator
4 13 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (6.99%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (4.84%) Consultant
6 9 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.30%) Active Directory Engineer
7 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support
7 8 (4.30%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (3.76%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.38%) .NET
1 10 (5.38%) LAMP
1 10 (5.38%) Web Services
2 7 (3.76%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (2.69%) HTML
4 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.15%) EDI
4 4 (2.15%) jQuery
4 4 (2.15%) REST
4 4 (2.15%) WCF
4 4 (2.15%) WF
4 4 (2.15%) WSDL
5 3 (1.61%) Middleware
6 2 (1.08%) ODBC
6 2 (1.08%) SailPoint
6 2 (1.08%) SOAP
7 1 (0.54%) OAuth
7 1 (0.54%) SAML
7 1 (0.54%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.53%) Clustering
2 12 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.91%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.91%) EqualLogic
4 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.69%) EMC VNX
8 5 (2.69%) Replication
9 4 (2.15%) Derivative
9 4 (2.15%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (2.15%) iPhone
10 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.08%) IBM XIV
10 2 (1.08%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.54%) EMC Centera
11 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 115 (61.83%) Windows
2 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
3 62 (33.33%) Linux
4 54 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (18.82%) Unix
7 29 (15.59%) Windows 7
8 24 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (10.75%) CentOS
10 17 (9.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (6.99%) Windows 8
12 12 (6.45%) AIX
12 12 (6.45%) Mac OS X
12 12 (6.45%) Solaris
13 10 (5.38%) VMS
14 9 (4.84%) SUSE
15 7 (3.76%) Mac OS
16 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
16 6 (3.23%) Windows XP
17 4 (2.15%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.35%) ITIL
2 33 (17.74%) Migration
3 24 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 20 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.14%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (8.60%) DevOps
7 14 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.53%) Change Management
8 13 (6.99%) Open Source
9 12 (6.45%) High Availability
10 9 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (4.84%) Scrum
11 8 (4.30%) Data Security
11 8 (4.30%) Identity Management
11 8 (4.30%) Regression Testing
12 7 (3.76%) Data Management
12 7 (3.76%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.76%) Project Management
12 7 (3.76%) Service Management
12 7 (3.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.27%) PowerShell
2 31 (16.67%) SQL
3 17 (9.14%) Perl
4 16 (8.60%) Python
5 14 (7.53%) Java
6 11 (5.91%) Ruby
7 10 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.30%) C#
8 8 (4.30%) PHP
8 8 (4.30%) VBScript
9 6 (3.23%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.15%) C++
10 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.08%) C
12 2 (1.08%) SystemTap
12 2 (1.08%) VBA
13 1 (0.54%) ABAP
13 1 (0.54%) Korn
13 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.83%) MCSE
3 16 (8.60%) Degree
4 14 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.91%) CCNA
5 11 (5.91%) MCSA
5 11 (5.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.38%) CCNP
7 6 (3.23%) CCDA
7 6 (3.23%) JNCIA
7 6 (3.23%) JNCIP
7 6 (3.23%) JNCIS
7 6 (3.23%) MCTS
8 4 (2.15%) MCITP
8 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.61%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.61%) MCP
10 2 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) SLA
2 6 (3.23%) QA
3 3 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 96 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 70 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (13.98%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (11.83%) vSphere
5 14 (7.53%) NFS
6 13 (6.99%) Hyper-V
6 13 (6.99%) XenApp
7 11 (5.91%) KVM
8 10 (5.38%) VMware ESX
9 9 (4.84%) Docker
9 9 (4.84%) vCloud
9 9 (4.84%) Xen
10 6 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (2.69%) oVirt
11 5 (2.69%) Samba
12 4 (2.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.15%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (19.35%) SCCM
2 23 (12.37%) Puppet
2 23 (12.37%) SCOM
3 20 (10.75%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (6.99%) Nagios
5 11 (5.91%) Ansible
6 10 (5.38%) Salt
7 9 (4.84%) ZABBIX
8 8 (4.30%) DatAdvantage
9 7 (3.76%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (3.76%) WSUS
10 5 (2.69%) Casper Suite
10 5 (2.69%) SCVMM
10 5 (2.69%) Zenoss
11 4 (2.15%) Backup Exec
11 4 (2.15%) BladeLogic
11 4 (2.15%) EMC VPLEX
11 4 (2.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 4 (2.15%) NetBackup
11 4 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 100 (53.76%) VMware
2 67 (36.02%) HP
3 64 (34.41%) Microsoft
4 55 (29.57%) Cisco
5 44 (23.66%) Citrix
6 31 (16.67%) EMC
7 28 (15.05%) IBM
8 27 (14.52%) Red Hat
9 22 (11.83%) Oracle
10 16 (8.60%) NetApp
11 13 (6.99%) Bloomberg
12 12 (6.45%) Reuters
13 11 (5.91%) Dell Compellent
13 11 (5.91%) Juniper
14 9 (4.84%) Intel Security
15 8 (4.30%) Polycom
15 8 (4.30%) Symantec
15 8 (4.30%) Varonis
15 8 (4.30%) Veeam
16 7 (3.76%) Apple