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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 127 105 121
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Contract jobs citing Dell 15 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.65% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £130 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -48.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £113 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £214 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £230 £313
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.25 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +37.93%
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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
1289 930 1256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.45% 41.67% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 558 664
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 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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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
Wiltshire - 6 £250 - 7
Bristol -16 4 £260 +4.00% 1
Dorset +4 3 £400 +150.00% 3
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 14
Devon - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (37.50%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) MS Office
6 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) Avaya
8 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (25.00%) iPad
8 6 (25.00%) iPhone
8 6 (25.00%) Lync
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
10 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
11 3 (12.50%) SCCM
11 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Lync
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LAN
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) IPsec
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (25.00%) iPhone
1 6 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.50%) EqualLogic
2 3 (12.50%) PDA
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) CAD
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) MetaFrame
3 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Meraki
6 2 (8.33%) Lotus
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) Capita
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Sun
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Compaq
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
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