The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 131 132 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Dell 10 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.53% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.28% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 2
Median daily rate £350 £195 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.25% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £272 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £306 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -20.00%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1176 1325 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.09% 41.46% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 849 843
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £497 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 62 127
Median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £46.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Cornwall -3 4 £350 +211.11%
Somerset +25 2 £115 -
Wiltshire - 1 £275 - 1
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 11 (42.31%) DNS
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) HP
6 9 (34.62%) SAN
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (30.77%) EMC VNX
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) DHCP
8 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
8 7 (26.92%) Firewall
8 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 6 (23.08%) Migration
9 6 (23.08%) Symantec
9 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) Veritas
9 6 (23.08%) Citrix
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 7

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Boomi
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) SAN
3 7 (26.92%) DHCP
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) SMTP
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) IPsec
7 3 (11.54%) LAN
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 3 (11.54%) OSPF
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Administrator
1 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (11.54%) Network Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support
3 2 (7.69%) Hardware Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) IT Support
3 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Junior IT Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
3 2 (7.69%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Ajax
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) LINQ
1 1 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) EMC VNX
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
3 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
4 3 (11.54%) CESG
4 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (7.69%) NHS
5 2 (7.69%) Replication
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.85%) iPhone
6 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Patch Management
3 4 (15.38%) Server Patching
4 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) OWASP
6 1 (3.85%) Presales
6 1 (3.85%) Secure Coding
6 1 (3.85%) Server Building
6 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) AWK
2 4 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CCDP
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.85%) CCA
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
4 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
5 5 (19.23%) XenApp
6 4 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (15.38%) vSphere
7 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
7 3 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
8 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
9 1 (3.85%) Firmware
9 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) vRealize
1 4 (15.38%) WSUS
1 4 (15.38%) Zenoss
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) MOM
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) Symantec
4 6 (23.08%) Veritas
5 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 5 (19.23%) EMC
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 4 (15.38%) Brocade
6 4 (15.38%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (15.38%) Juniper
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (15.38%) Wyse
7 3 (11.54%) Polycom
8 2 (7.69%) AppSense
8 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 1 (3.85%) Oracle