The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 97 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing Dell 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.46% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.06% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £175 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £230
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £22.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.71% +0.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
838 567 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.48% 43.32% 44.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 330 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 47
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) WAN
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (14.29%) NetApp
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) McAfee
8 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (14.29%) Boomi
8 2 (14.29%) Application Discovery
8 2 (14.29%) XenServer
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Project Planning

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (14.29%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Life Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Application Discovery
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (7.14%) Icinga
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) IronPort
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) CommVault
3 1 (7.14%) EMC