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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 130 111 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -27
Contract jobs citing Dell 7 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.64% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.48% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 9
Average daily rate
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£294 £300 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +130.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £22.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.71% +0.42%
Dell
UK

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
1177 1216 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.87% 43.55% 39.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 605 485
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £206 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 28 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £12.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +31.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £46.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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
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 3 September 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
Edinburgh -14 5 £294 -2.08% 4
Glasgow +12 1 - - 1
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UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) MS Office
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) HP
5 7 (41.18%) EMC
6 6 (35.29%) Adobe
6 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
6 6 (35.29%) Remedy
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) CommVault
8 4 (23.53%) CLARiiON
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) vSphere
8 4 (23.53%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) WSUS
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) DOM
2 1 (5.88%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CLARiiON
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Celerra
3 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (17.65%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) EMC
4 6 (35.29%) Adobe
4 6 (35.29%) Remedy
5 4 (23.53%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (23.53%) CommVault
6 3 (17.65%) Veritas
6 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) Nortel
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp