The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 125 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Dell 19 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 0.91% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£206 £150 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.00% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £138 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £313
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +127.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +32.20%
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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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1465 1210 1505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.05% 43.06% 47.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 552 704
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 111 108
Average hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £31.56 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Manchester - 10 £175 - 6
Lancashire - 5 £236 -
Cheshire -2 1 - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (48.89%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 18 (40.00%) HP
4 18 (40.00%) webMethods
4 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
5 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (37.78%) Java
5 17 (37.78%) SAP
5 17 (37.78%) PL/SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Python
6 16 (35.56%) Perl
6 16 (35.56%) VBA
6 16 (35.56%) Software AG
6 16 (35.56%) Shell Script
6 16 (35.56%) SaaS
7 15 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (33.33%) VMware
7 15 (33.33%) ResourceLink
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (31.11%) DNS
8 14 (31.11%) DHCP
9 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
10 11 (24.44%) MCSE
11 10 (22.22%) ITIL

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Site Server
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (33.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) SaaS
2 15 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.22%) Taleo
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) DNS
1 14 (31.11%) DHCP
2 9 (20.00%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Field Service Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Server Support
8 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.67%) UNIX
7 2 (4.44%) HPUX
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (6.67%) Project Management
2 3 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) Service Management
4 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) Change Management
4 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.22%) Content Management
4 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.22%) Information Security
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.22%) Line Management
4 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) PL/SQL
3 16 (35.56%) Python
3 16 (35.56%) Perl
3 16 (35.56%) VBA
3 16 (35.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (33.33%) Degree
4 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (24.44%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) CCNA
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) vSphere
4 6 (13.33%) XenApp
4 6 (13.33%) XenServer
4 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) Firmware
6 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.00%) HP
2 18 (40.00%) webMethods
3 17 (37.78%) SAP
4 16 (35.56%) Software AG
5 15 (33.33%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) Citrix
7 7 (15.56%) Compaq
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco
8 4 (8.89%) IBM
8 4 (8.89%) McAfee
9 3 (6.67%) Toshiba
9 3 (6.67%) Spiceworks
9 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.44%) StorageTek
10 2 (4.44%) Symantec
10 2 (4.44%) Sun
10 2 (4.44%) EMC
11 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.22%) Nortel
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