The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 127 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Dell 7 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.65% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £124 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+223.23% -50.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1263 922 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.21% 43.02% 41.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 542 680
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 67 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Dorset - 3 £400 -
Bristol -17 2 - -
Cornwall - - - - 1
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 14
Wiltshire - - - - 3
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) MS Office
4 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) Compaq
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (15.00%) Avaya
8 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (15.00%) Firewall
8 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (15.00%) Fujitsu

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Compaq
4 3 (15.00%) Avaya
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (10.00%) Capita
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) F5
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