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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 80 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Dell 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 0.76% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£175 £263 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £313
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.46 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.09% +56.40%
Dell
North West

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
617 526 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.27% 44.31% 43.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 235 267
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Rochdale - - - - 1
Dell
North West

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Spiceworks
6 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) SLA

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) GPRS
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Handset
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Spiceworks
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Nortel
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) StorageTek
4 1 (10.00%) Toshiba
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