The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 110 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Dell 11 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.05% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £299 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £411 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £13.75 £18.90
% change year-on-year
+22.54% -27.24%
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
931 954 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.11% 41.55% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 428 487
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 8 £330 -22.35% 1
Edinburgh -11 3 £500 +75.43% 1
Aberdeen - - - - 3
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Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (70.59%) HP
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) SCCM
6 7 (41.18%) NetApp
7 6 (35.29%) CommVault
7 6 (35.29%) Lync
8 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (29.41%) Symantec
8 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (17.65%) MS Project
10 3 (17.65%) MS Office
10 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 3 (17.65%) DHCP
10 3 (17.65%) DNS
10 3 (17.65%) EMC

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (35.29%) Lync
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Project
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Informix
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) PC Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) DOM
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 6 (35.29%) CommVault
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) EMC
8 2 (11.76%) IBM
9 1 (5.88%) Toshiba
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
9 1 (5.88%) Lotus
9 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.88%) F5