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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
England / South West
Rank 120 136 130
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Dell 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 1.06% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £300 £125 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.75 £16.85
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -12.46%

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
1052 1226 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.01% 41.69% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 806 728
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 97
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +4 7 £288 +130.00% 2
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Somerset +9 2 £115 - 1
Wiltshire -1 2 - -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
7 10 (37.04%) MS Office
7 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
7 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) VPN
9 8 (29.63%) SCCM
9 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
10 7 (25.93%) XenApp
10 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
10 7 (25.93%) Office 365
10 7 (25.93%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (25.93%) Fat Client
10 7 (25.93%) Wyse
10 7 (25.93%) ITIL
10 7 (25.93%) Citrix
10 7 (25.93%) Thin Client
10 7 (25.93%) Symantec
11 6 (22.22%) Veritas
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) WAN

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 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Boomi
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) Firewall
4 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
5 4 (14.81%) SMTP
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.70%) DSL
7 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.70%) Extranet
7 1 (3.70%) Intranet
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) IT Support
2 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) LINQ
1 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Fat Client
1 7 (25.93%) Thin Client
1 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) EMC VNX
5 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
6 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (7.41%) Replication
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (3.70%) iPhone
7 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Android
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) OWASP
7 1 (3.70%) Presales
7 1 (3.70%) Secure Coding
7 1 (3.70%) Server Building
7 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) AWK
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
4 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
5 7 (25.93%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (25.93%) XenApp
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (14.81%) vSphere
8 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (7.41%) BitLocker
9 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (3.70%) Firmware
10 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
10 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) vRealize
2 4 (14.81%) Zenoss
3 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.70%) MOM
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) Symantec
4 7 (25.93%) Wyse
5 6 (22.22%) AppSense
5 6 (22.22%) Veritas
6 5 (18.52%) EMC
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.81%) Brocade
7 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.81%) Polycom
8 3 (11.11%) Apple
8 3 (11.11%) Toshiba
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 2 (7.41%) Xerox
10 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
10 1 (3.70%) Veeam