The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 207 190 219
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Contract jobs citing Dell 67 70 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.75% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.62% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 17
Median daily rate £356 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £235 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £33.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +94.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Dell
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4476 4328 4235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.10% 46.46% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2666 2349 2126
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 247 245
Median hourly rate £20.21 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 17 £350 -23.49% 4
Surrey -5 16 £425 +80.85% 1
Oxfordshire +5 13 £350 -30.00%
Hampshire +4 12 £340 -2.85% 3
West Sussex -28 4 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +11 3 - -
Kent -15 1 - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Dell.

1 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
2 47 (43.93%) Windows
3 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
3 42 (39.25%) VMware
4 40 (37.38%) HP
5 36 (33.64%) Windows Server
6 30 (28.04%) SQL
7 29 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (26.17%) SAN
8 28 (26.17%) Boomi
9 27 (25.23%) Firewall
10 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
10 26 (24.30%) Cisco
11 25 (23.36%) Linux
12 21 (19.63%) IBM
12 21 (19.63%) Finance
13 20 (18.69%) TCP/IP
13 20 (18.69%) DHCP
14 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (17.76%) PowerShell
14 19 (17.76%) SCOM
15 18 (16.82%) SCCM
16 17 (15.89%) Service Management
17 16 (14.95%) Citrix
17 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
17 16 (14.95%) MS Exchange
17 16 (14.95%) Java
17 16 (14.95%) Splunk
18 15 (14.02%) vSphere

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.15%) OpenStack
3 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.67%) IIS
5 5 (4.67%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.93%) Apache
9 1 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.17%) Boomi
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (12.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.74%) iPaaS
6 3 (2.80%) AtomSphere
6 3 (2.80%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (2.80%) Yammer
7 2 (1.87%) IaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Office 365
7 2 (1.87%) SaaS
8 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) SAN
2 27 (25.23%) Firewall
3 20 (18.69%) DHCP
3 20 (18.69%) TCP/IP
4 15 (14.02%) DNS
5 12 (11.21%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (8.41%) Ethernet
7 7 (6.54%) FTP
7 7 (6.54%) Internet
7 7 (6.54%) VLAN
8 5 (4.67%) VPN
9 4 (3.74%) CTI
9 4 (3.74%) LDAP
9 4 (3.74%) VoIP
10 3 (2.80%) HTTP
10 3 (2.80%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.80%) NAS
11 2 (1.87%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.74%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Git (software)
1 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.15%) JIRA
2 12 (11.21%) Ant
2 12 (11.21%) Hudson
2 12 (11.21%) Maven
2 12 (11.21%) Subversion
3 7 (6.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
4 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Developer
2 12 (11.21%) ETL Developer
3 11 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Azure Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.61%) Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Informatica Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 6 (5.61%) SSIS Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (5.61%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.67%) Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Consultant
8 5 (4.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) REST
2 10 (9.35%) SOAP
2 10 (9.35%) Web Services
2 10 (9.35%) XML
3 8 (7.48%) RESTful
4 5 (4.67%) Middleware
5 4 (3.74%) .NET
5 4 (3.74%) SAML
6 3 (2.80%) JDBC
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.93%) COM
7 1 (0.93%) ODBC
7 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Clustering
2 12 (11.21%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.80%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.80%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.80%) Replication
8 2 (1.87%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.93%) BYOD
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.93%) Windows
2 36 (33.64%) Windows Server
3 25 (23.36%) Linux
4 15 (14.02%) Unix
5 13 (12.15%) VMS
5 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.41%) AIX
7 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.54%) Solaris
9 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.89%) Service Management
3 15 (14.02%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.08%) DevOps
5 13 (12.15%) CRM
5 13 (12.15%) ETL
5 13 (12.15%) Software Deployment
5 13 (12.15%) Use Case
6 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.21%) Scrum
7 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
8 10 (9.35%) Migration
9 9 (8.41%) ITIL
10 7 (6.54%) Content Management
10 7 (6.54%) Data Management
10 7 (6.54%) Project Management
10 7 (6.54%) User Stories
10 7 (6.54%) Workflow
11 6 (5.61%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.04%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) PowerShell
3 16 (14.95%) Java
4 12 (11.21%) Python
4 12 (11.21%) Ruby
5 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.35%) Perl
7 6 (5.61%) Bourne shell
7 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.80%) Groovy
8 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) VBScript
10 1 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.15%) CCNA
2 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (9.35%) MCP
3 10 (9.35%) MCSE
3 10 (9.35%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.41%) MCSA
5 3 (2.80%) Degree
6 2 (1.87%) CCNP
6 2 (1.87%) Dell Certification
6 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) VCP5
6 2 (1.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.87%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (14.02%) vSphere
4 14 (13.08%) Hyper-V
5 12 (11.21%) Docker
5 12 (11.21%) VMware ESX
6 11 (10.28%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.48%) XenApp
8 6 (5.61%) ISA Server
8 6 (5.61%) Veritas File System
8 6 (5.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (3.74%) XenServer
10 3 (2.80%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.87%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.93%) NFS
12 1 (0.93%) Postfix
12 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (17.76%) SCOM
2 18 (16.82%) SCCM
3 14 (13.08%) Puppet
4 13 (12.15%) Ansible
4 13 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (6.54%) WSUS
6 6 (5.61%) Legato
6 6 (5.61%) NetBackup
7 5 (4.67%) Nagios
7 5 (4.67%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.74%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.80%) Data Guard
9 3 (2.80%) HP SIM
9 3 (2.80%) MOM
9 3 (2.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.87%) BMC Marimba
10 2 (1.87%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.87%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
2 42 (39.25%) VMware
3 40 (37.38%) HP
4 26 (24.30%) Cisco
5 21 (19.63%) IBM
6 16 (14.95%) Citrix
6 16 (14.95%) Splunk
7 15 (14.02%) EMC
8 12 (11.21%) Red Hat
9 11 (10.28%) Informatica
9 11 (10.28%) SAP
10 10 (9.35%) Intel
11 9 (8.41%) Hitachi
11 9 (8.41%) Oracle
12 8 (7.48%) Veritas
13 7 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (6.54%) Talend
14 6 (5.61%) NetApp
14 6 (5.61%) Sun
15 5 (4.67%) Symantec