The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Reading 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 66 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.22% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.42% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£345 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
412 473 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.55% 50.91% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 174 212
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 28
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £15.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +96.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec