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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 130 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Dell 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £338 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.98% -3.75%
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
1319 1164 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.81% 37.19% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 703 844
Median daily rate £370 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 100 63
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Bristol +9 4 £313 +13.63% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £350 -
Dorset -6 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 2
Cornwall - 1 £215 -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) Windows 7
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.81%) LAN
7 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
7 8 (25.81%) WAN
7 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
8 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
8 7 (22.58%) XenApp
8 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
8 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) Oracle
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (22.58%) Intel Security
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
10 5 (16.13%) Skype for Business

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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Skype for Business
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) LAN
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.81%) WAN
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) VLAN
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) Multicast
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (12.90%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
1 5 (16.13%) Thin Client
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) ITSM
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.23%) B2B
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.23%) Presales
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) VBScript
4 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (22.58%) XenApp
4 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.45%) BitLocker
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.45%) UAG
8 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Hyperic
2 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Intel Security
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Wyse
5 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) AppSense
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Canon
7 2 (6.45%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (6.45%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.45%) IronPort
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) RightFax
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec