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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
England / North West
Rank 128 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 8 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.66% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.58% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £263 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £305 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £47.50 £16.61
% change year-on-year
-62.10% +185.97%

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
1115 1578 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.38% 41.70% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 860 751
Median daily rate £400 £385 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 115 103
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Merseyside - 3 - -
Cheshire +22 2 - -
Lancashire +6 2 £256 +2.50%
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) SCCM
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 9 (47.37%) SAN
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) SCOM
7 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Symantec
9 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) MCSE
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.53%) IPv4
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) DSL
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) IBM XIV
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Server Building
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 4 (21.05%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
3 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
5 1 (5.26%) vMotion
5 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Canon
4 4 (21.05%) EqualLogic
4 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
6 2 (10.53%) Motorola
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
7 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL