The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 23 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Dell 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.55% 2.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £313
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +32.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.74% 51.33% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 37
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £391 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dell across the Staffordshire region.

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the Staffordshire region.

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco