The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northern Ireland region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.87% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £115 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +28.30%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 102 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 38.26% 36.30% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 57 15
Average daily rate £325 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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UK

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - - - - 1
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UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) CommVault
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) VLE
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Altiris
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Meru Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) VLE
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CommVault
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Altiris
3 2 (40.00%) Meru Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) HP