The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 57 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% - 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£200 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £313
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% +37.93%
Dell
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 225 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 36.41% 47.47% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 142 91
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.63 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Dell
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Cardiff - - - - 3
Dell
Wales

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp