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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 141 137 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Dell 17 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.30% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.65% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
Median daily rate £400 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £356 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £295
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.98% -3.75%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1689 1692 1282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.10% 45.52% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 859 648
Median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 108 90
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.50 £35.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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
Manchester +7 11 £285 +12.31% 1
Cheshire - 3 £450 - 4
Merseyside - 1 - -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (50.00%) IronPort
3 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (38.24%) HP
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco
5 13 (38.24%) DHCP
5 13 (38.24%) Symantec
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) DNS
7 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) Citrix
9 7 (20.59%) Migration
10 6 (17.65%) Banking
10 6 (17.65%) RightFax
10 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.65%) vSphere
10 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) AirWatch

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 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
6 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DHCP
2 12 (35.29%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) SAN
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) Broadband
4 1 (2.94%) DMZ
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
4 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Messaging Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Messaging Support
4 3 (8.82%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Server Support
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.94%) Server Patching
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) vSphere
3 4 (11.76%) Brightmail
3 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.76%) XenServer
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Firmware
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) AirWatch
2 4 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.94%) Legato
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IronPort
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) HP
2 13 (38.24%) Symantec
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) RightFax
5 4 (11.76%) 3Com
5 4 (11.76%) Compaq
5 4 (11.76%) ION Trading
5 4 (11.76%) ThinPrint
5 4 (11.76%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) arcserve
7 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.88%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.94%) ZyXEL