The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 377 365 379
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Dell 302 306 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.22% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 155 123
Median daily rate £363 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 53 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £17.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.96 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.77 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £16.68 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+21.40% -26.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24337 25104 24254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.05% 44.07% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14903 14727 13393
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 819 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.70 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dell
Daily Rate Trend

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Dell
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +10 289 £375 +5.63% 61
London -20 120 £425 +13.33% 25
South East -4 60 £340 -3.54% 7
City of London +49 34 £414 -5.42% 8
East of England +14 28 £300 -14.28% 3
West Midlands -14 26 £245 -38.75% 4
South West +3 19 £325 +61.49% 6
Hampshire +13 17 £325 -18.75% 3
North West +14 15 £350 - 6
Bristol +3 12 £315 +14.54% 3
Oxfordshire +1 12 £363 -19.44% 1
Essex +13 11 £300 -15.78%
Yorkshire -1 10 £250 +19.04% 7
Bedfordshire +11 9 £425 +70.00%
Surrey -8 9 £195 -23.52% 2
West Yorkshire - 9 £225 - 3
Berkshire -1 8 £288 -23.33% 1
Manchester -5 8 £270 -25.51% 4
Leeds - 8 £200 - 2
East Midlands +1 7 £575 - 3
Worcestershire -2 7 £240 -40.00% 1
Oxford -3 7 £390 -22.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 6 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +20 5 £525 +72.13%
Northamptonshire 0 5 £575 - 1
West Sussex -6 5 £470 +291.66%
Northampton - 5 £575 - 1
Stafford - 5 - -
Milton Keynes +11 4 £538 +76.22%
Crawley 0 4 £470 -

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 with a requirement for Dell.

1 324 (56.45%) Windows
2 270 (47.04%) Active Directory
3 243 (42.33%) Microsoft
4 241 (41.99%) VMware
5 227 (39.55%) HP
6 185 (32.23%) Windows Server
7 174 (30.31%) Cisco
8 151 (26.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 143 (24.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 132 (23.00%) DNS
11 131 (22.82%) SAN
12 129 (22.47%) Linux
13 127 (22.13%) Firewall
14 124 (21.60%) Citrix
15 119 (20.73%) MS Exchange
16 118 (20.56%) Windows Server 2012
17 104 (18.12%) PowerShell
18 103 (17.94%) ITIL
19 101 (17.60%) DHCP
20 95 (16.55%) Finance
21 93 (16.20%) SQL
22 88 (15.33%) SQL Server
22 88 (15.33%) Data Centre
23 87 (15.16%) Migration
24 85 (14.81%) IBM
25 79 (13.76%) MS Excel
26 78 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
27 77 (13.41%) SCCM
28 73 (12.72%) Hyper-V
28 73 (12.72%) Windows 7

Dell
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 119 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 64 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 38 (6.62%) Skype for Business
5 33 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.26%) IIS
7 13 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.09%) Apache
9 10 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.57%) SAS
11 8 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.05%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.52%) Confluence
15 3 (0.52%) Zimbra
16 1 (0.17%) Mule
Applications
1 79 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 50 (8.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.35%) HipChat
6 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.17%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.41%) Boomi
2 44 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (7.14%) Office 365
4 40 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.57%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (1.22%) IaaS
9 6 (1.05%) Google Apps
9 6 (1.05%) iPaaS
9 6 (1.05%) SaaS
10 5 (0.87%) Yammer
11 3 (0.52%) AtomSphere
11 3 (0.52%) PaaS
11 3 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.35%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.35%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 132 (23.00%) DNS
2 131 (22.82%) SAN
3 127 (22.13%) Firewall
4 101 (17.60%) DHCP
5 64 (11.15%) TCP/IP
6 48 (8.36%) Internet
7 43 (7.49%) iSCSI
8 38 (6.62%) WAN
9 37 (6.45%) Wireless
10 36 (6.27%) VPN
11 35 (6.10%) LAN
12 32 (5.57%) Network Security
13 31 (5.40%) VLAN
14 30 (5.23%) NAS
15 29 (5.05%) NetScaler
16 24 (4.18%) VoIP
17 21 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (3.48%) SSL
19 18 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
20 16 (2.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (2.26%) Big Data
6 12 (2.09%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.74%) MySQL
9 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.22%) EDRMS
10 7 (1.22%) IDOL
10 7 (1.22%) Power BI
11 5 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.52%) GIS
13 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (3.14%) JIRA
2 16 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.44%) Subversion
4 13 (2.26%) Hudson
5 12 (2.09%) Ant
5 12 (2.09%) Maven
6 9 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 95 (16.55%) Finance
2 42 (7.32%) Banking
3 20 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.92%) Retail
5 10 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.22%) Advertising
6 7 (1.22%) Back Office
7 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.05%) Law
7 6 (1.05%) Publishing
8 4 (0.70%) Billing
8 4 (0.70%) Legal
9 3 (0.52%) Games
9 3 (0.52%) Marketing
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (9.23%) Architect
3 50 (8.71%) Analyst
3 50 (8.71%) Support Engineer
4 46 (8.01%) Administrator
5 44 (7.67%) Consultant
6 41 (7.14%) Developer
7 33 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (4.18%) Infrastructure Support
8 24 (4.18%) Windows Engineer
9 23 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (3.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 21 (3.66%) Desktop Support
12 20 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (3.48%) Network Engineer
12 20 (3.48%) Support Analyst
13 19 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (3.14%) Server Engineer
15 17 (2.96%) Data Centre Engineer
16 16 (2.79%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.18%) REST
2 20 (3.48%) Middleware
3 19 (3.31%) Web Services
4 15 (2.61%) SOAP
4 15 (2.61%) XML
5 13 (2.26%) .NET
6 11 (1.92%) Regular Expression
6 11 (1.92%) RESTful
7 8 (1.39%) HTML
8 7 (1.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.05%) LAMP
9 6 (1.05%) SAML
10 5 (0.87%) EDI
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.70%) WCF
11 4 (0.70%) WF
11 4 (0.70%) WSDL
12 3 (0.52%) COM
12 3 (0.52%) JDBC
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.14%) Clustering
3 38 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.18%) EqualLogic
5 21 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 21 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (3.14%) Replication
7 17 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.26%) Public Cloud
9 12 (2.09%) EMC VNX
9 12 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.74%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.57%) CESG
11 9 (1.57%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.57%) PKI
11 9 (1.57%) Thin Client
12 8 (1.39%) Data Integration
13 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 324 (56.45%) Windows
2 185 (32.23%) Windows Server
3 143 (24.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 129 (22.47%) Linux
5 118 (20.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (12.72%) Windows 7
7 69 (12.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (9.58%) Unix
9 53 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (7.14%) Solaris
11 34 (5.92%) Windows XP
12 33 (5.75%) AIX
13 28 (4.88%) Windows 8
14 26 (4.53%) Windows 10
15 22 (3.83%) CentOS
16 18 (3.14%) VMS
17 17 (2.96%) Mac OS X
18 11 (1.92%) Android
18 11 (1.92%) Mac OS
19 10 (1.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (17.94%) ITIL
2 87 (15.16%) Migration
3 38 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (6.27%) Change Management
5 33 (5.75%) High Availability
6 31 (5.40%) Service Management
7 30 (5.23%) Project Management
8 29 (5.05%) Configuration Management
8 29 (5.05%) CRM
9 27 (4.70%) DevOps
9 27 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (4.36%) Capacity Planning
10 25 (4.36%) Load Balancing
11 23 (4.01%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (4.01%) Use Case
12 22 (3.83%) Low Latency
12 22 (3.83%) Server Building
13 21 (3.66%) ETL
14 20 (3.48%) ITSM
14 20 (3.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 104 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 93 (16.20%) SQL
3 42 (7.32%) Java
4 38 (6.62%) Python
5 26 (4.53%) JavaScript
6 21 (3.66%) Perl
7 17 (2.96%) VBScript
8 14 (2.44%) Jython
8 14 (2.44%) Ruby
8 14 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.26%) PHP
10 12 (2.09%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.92%) C#
11 11 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.74%) VB
13 8 (1.39%) Bourne shell
13 8 (1.39%) C++
14 6 (1.05%) C
14 6 (1.05%) SystemTap
15 3 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 78 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.41%) MCSE
3 52 (9.06%) Security Cleared
4 48 (8.36%) SC Cleared
5 40 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (5.92%) CCNA
7 24 (4.18%) MCSA
8 23 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.66%) Degree
10 18 (3.14%) CCNP
11 14 (2.44%) MCP
12 11 (1.92%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.74%) JNCIA
14 9 (1.57%) MCTS
15 8 (1.39%) MCITP
16 7 (1.22%) CCDP
16 7 (1.22%) JNCIP
16 7 (1.22%) MOS
17 6 (1.05%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.96%) SLA
2 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.70%) QA
4 3 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 270 (47.04%) Active Directory
2 151 (26.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (12.72%) Hyper-V
4 70 (12.20%) vSphere
5 49 (8.54%) XenApp
6 47 (8.19%) VMware ESX
7 38 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (6.62%) XenDesktop
8 27 (4.70%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (2.79%) Docker
10 14 (2.44%) Firmware
10 14 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (2.44%) XenServer
11 11 (1.92%) KVM
12 9 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.57%) NFS
12 9 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (1.57%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.39%) BitLocker
13 8 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 77 (13.41%) SCCM
2 46 (8.01%) Puppet
3 41 (7.14%) SCOM
4 33 (5.75%) WSUS
5 23 (4.01%) Ansible
5 23 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (3.83%) BladeLogic
7 21 (3.66%) NetBackup
8 19 (3.31%) Nagios
9 18 (3.14%) Backup Exec
9 18 (3.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 18 (3.14%) SCOrch
10 13 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 12 (2.09%) Failover Clustering
12 11 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (1.92%) vMotion
13 10 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 9 (1.57%) AirWatch
15 8 (1.39%) Legato
15 8 (1.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 243 (42.33%) Microsoft
2 241 (41.99%) VMware
3 227 (39.55%) HP
4 174 (30.31%) Cisco
5 124 (21.60%) Citrix
6 85 (14.81%) IBM
7 56 (9.76%) Oracle
8 55 (9.58%) EMC
9 54 (9.41%) Red Hat
10 53 (9.23%) Symantec
11 45 (7.84%) NetApp
12 35 (6.10%) CheckPoint
13 33 (5.75%) Dell Compellent
14 30 (5.23%) SAP
15 29 (5.05%) Juniper
16 24 (4.18%) Apple
16 24 (4.18%) IronPort
17 20 (3.48%) Veeam
18 19 (3.31%) CA
19 17 (2.96%) BMC
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