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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 119 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Dell 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.81% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£195 £285 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +90.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £255 £288
% change year-on-year
+42.15% -11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £25.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +51.51%
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
1088 996 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.86% 40.34% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 452 474
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £226
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 37 22 28
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £10.00 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £29.34 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Aberdeen +7 7 £115 -
Edinburgh -4 2 £275 -9.83% 5
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UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy
3 7 (35.00%) SCCM
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Lync
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) CommVault
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (25.00%) Office 365
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) UNIX
8 2 (10.00%) JAXB
8 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.00%) XML

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (30.00%) Lync
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Informix
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) DOM
1 2 (10.00%) JAXB
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
1 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) CommVault
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Lotus
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) F5