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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 128 127 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Dell 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.71% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £320 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
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
1272 1133 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.76% 37.43% 42.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 651 824
Median daily rate £370 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 103 77
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £41.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +5 6 £320 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £133 - 2
Dorset -6 1 - -
Wiltshire -8 1 - - 2
Cornwall - 1 £215 -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (50.00%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
7 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
8 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
9 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
10 7 (20.59%) Firewall
10 7 (20.59%) Citrix
10 7 (20.59%) LAN
10 7 (20.59%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) WAN
10 7 (20.59%) Service Management
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
11 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
11 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) XenApp
11 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
11 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) DNS

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 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) IBM Domino
3 3 (8.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 7 (20.59%) VPN
2 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 6 (17.65%) DHCP
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) Multicast
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Billing
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) EqualLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) CMDB
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
7 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Service Management
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITSM
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.94%) Network Performance Management
7 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (17.65%) XenApp
3 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) UAG
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 4 (11.76%) Apple
7 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.76%) EMC
7 4 (11.76%) Wyse
8 3 (8.82%) Adobe
8 3 (8.82%) AppSense
8 3 (8.82%) HP
8 3 (8.82%) Lotus
9 2 (5.88%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.88%) NetApp
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.88%) Sophos