The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 71 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing Dell 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.097% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.19% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +125.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £500 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +51.51%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
462 515 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.74% 50.15% 50.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 246 136
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 30
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.63 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.60% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Varonis
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Junos
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Varonis
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 1 (16.67%) EMC