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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 131 110 139
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Contract jobs citing Dell 13 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate £205 £279 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.45% +123.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +28.30%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1465 1038 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.23% 44.63% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 593 878
Average daily rate £363 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 56 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -44.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -11 4 £226 -30.56% 1
Gloucestershire +4 3 £145 -67.74% 1
Devon - 3 £148 - 1
Wiltshire -23 1 - - 2
Cornwall - 1 £325 - 1
Dorset - - - - 3
Somerset - - - -
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England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) MS Office
5 9 (40.91%) HP
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) Fujitsu
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (18.18%) Avaya
9 4 (18.18%) Compaq
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) iPhone
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
10 3 (13.64%) iPad
10 3 (13.64%) CRM

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.09%) IIS
5 2 (9.09%) Apache
5 2 (9.09%) WordPress
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.55%) Lync
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iPhone
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) CRM
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
1 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) HP
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) Fujitsu
5 4 (18.18%) Avaya
5 4 (18.18%) Compaq
5 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
6 2 (9.09%) Wyse
6 2 (9.09%) Capita
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Echo
Rate: £60 - £120 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Echo
Rate: £60 - £120 per day
Posted: 4 days ago