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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
UK
Rank 368 398 368
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Contract jobs citing Dell 232 232 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.08% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 120 151
Median daily rate £375 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 17
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.15 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £60.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.75 £16.85
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -12.46%

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
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +11 213 £375 +6.76% 56
London -16 74 £400 -20.79% 23
South East +21 54 £410 +9.33% 14
Hampshire +32 24 £370 -14.20% 4
South West +23 18 £300 +140.00% 3
Scotland +33 17 £225 -43.75%
East Midlands +19 17 £288 +59.72% 4
West Midlands -2 16 £425 +47.82% 1
East of England +2 15 £288 +15.00% 3
City of London -7 12 £536 +164.69% 3
Glasgow +18 11 £225 -70.00%
Yorkshire +13 10 £365 -8.75% 3
Oxfordshire +3 9 £500 +100.00%
Birmingham +3 9 £425 +126.66%
Middlesex +10 8 - -
Surrey +14 7 £150 -63.52% 1
Oxford +6 7 £500 +150.00%
Bristol +2 7 £288 +130.00% 2
North West +1 7 £263 -16.00% 5
Northamptonshire -9 7 £375 +145.90%
Northampton - 7 £375 -
West Yorkshire +12 6 £378 -5.62% 3
Edinburgh +25 5 - -
Leicestershire +7 5 £245 +36.11% 4
Suffolk - 5 £269 -
Basingstoke +12 4 £338 +35.00% 1
Leicester +11 4 £243 - 2
Bedfordshire +10 4 £413 +10.00%
Leeds +4 4 £378 - 1
West Sussex +3 4 £415 +1.84%

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 298 (59.36%) Windows
2 243 (48.41%) Active Directory
3 229 (45.62%) Microsoft
3 229 (45.62%) VMware
4 196 (39.04%) HP
5 173 (34.46%) Windows Server
6 150 (29.88%) Cisco
7 141 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 128 (25.50%) DNS
9 125 (24.90%) Citrix
10 115 (22.91%) Linux
11 111 (22.11%) ITIL
12 100 (19.92%) Firewall
13 99 (19.72%) SCCM
14 97 (19.32%) SQL
15 95 (18.92%) SQL Server
16 92 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 91 (18.13%) SAN
18 86 (17.13%) MS Excel
19 80 (15.94%) DHCP
20 79 (15.74%) Finance
20 79 (15.74%) Windows 7
21 75 (14.94%) MS Exchange
22 72 (14.34%) PowerShell
23 70 (13.94%) Migration
24 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
24 68 (13.55%) Hyper-V
24 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
25 66 (13.15%) Data Centre
26 62 (12.35%) MS Office

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 75 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (7.97%) IIS
4 32 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 21 (4.18%) Skype for Business
6 15 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.79%) Apache
8 9 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.60%) nginx
11 3 (0.60%) SAS
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 86 (17.13%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.35%) MS Office
3 21 (4.18%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.80%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (11.35%) Boomi
2 42 (8.37%) Office 365
3 38 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (3.98%) IaaS
6 16 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (3.19%) SaaS
7 12 (2.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (2.39%) PaaS
7 12 (2.39%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (1.20%) G Suite
9 4 (0.80%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.60%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 128 (25.50%) DNS
2 100 (19.92%) Firewall
3 91 (18.13%) SAN
4 80 (15.94%) DHCP
5 60 (11.95%) Network Security
6 40 (7.97%) TCP/IP
6 40 (7.97%) VPN
7 38 (7.57%) Wireless
8 37 (7.37%) NetScaler
9 36 (7.17%) LAN
9 36 (7.17%) WAN
10 30 (5.98%) SSL
11 28 (5.58%) NAS
12 25 (4.98%) iSCSI
13 23 (4.58%) IP Telephony
14 22 (4.38%) Internet
15 19 (3.78%) VLAN
16 16 (3.19%) HTTP
16 16 (3.19%) Wireshark
17 14 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.78%) Power BI
4 19 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (1.59%) MS Access
6 8 (1.59%) MySQL
6 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.80%) Big Data
8 4 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.80%) JIRA
5 3 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.60%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 79 (15.74%) Finance
2 20 (3.98%) Back Office
3 16 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.39%) Banking
5 9 (1.79%) Law
5 9 (1.79%) Legal
6 8 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.59%) Publishing
6 8 (1.59%) Retail
7 6 (1.20%) Games
8 5 (1.00%) Electronics
9 3 (0.60%) Advertising
9 3 (0.60%) Front Office
10 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (13.94%) Analyst
2 56 (11.16%) Architect
3 46 (9.16%) Network Engineer
4 44 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 42 (8.37%) Support Engineer
6 38 (7.57%) Consultant
7 28 (5.58%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.38%) Administrator
9 23 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 22 (4.38%) Desktop Support
10 22 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (3.78%) IT Engineer
12 18 (3.59%) Citrix Engineer
12 18 (3.59%) IT Support
13 17 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (3.39%) Developer
13 17 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.19%) Server Engineer
14 16 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.78%) Middleware
2 19 (3.78%) Regular Expression
3 16 (3.19%) Web Services
4 11 (2.19%) .NET
5 10 (1.99%) XML
6 8 (1.59%) Ajax
6 8 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (1.59%) CSS
6 8 (1.59%) HTML
6 8 (1.59%) jQuery
6 8 (1.59%) LINQ
6 8 (1.59%) LINQ to SQL
6 8 (1.59%) WCF
7 6 (1.20%) RESTful
8 5 (1.00%) ELK Stack
9 4 (0.80%) REST
9 4 (0.80%) SOAP
10 3 (0.60%) J2EE
11 2 (0.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.15%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.77%) Blackberry
4 24 (4.78%) Fat Client
4 24 (4.78%) Thin Client
5 23 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 21 (4.18%) Clustering
7 19 (3.78%) Smartphone
8 18 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.99%) EMC VNX
10 10 (1.99%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.79%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.79%) iPad
11 9 (1.79%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.59%) iPhone
12 8 (1.59%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (1.39%) PDA
14 6 (1.20%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 298 (59.36%) Windows
2 173 (34.46%) Windows Server
3 115 (22.91%) Linux
4 92 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (15.74%) Windows 7
6 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (13.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (5.98%) Windows 10
8 28 (5.58%) Unix
9 27 (5.38%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.98%) Android
11 20 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (3.39%) Solaris
13 16 (3.19%) Ubuntu
14 14 (2.79%) Mac OS X
14 14 (2.79%) SUSE
15 12 (2.39%) AIX
16 11 (2.19%) Apple iOS
17 9 (1.79%) Windows 8
18 8 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.11%) ITIL
2 70 (13.94%) Migration
3 35 (6.97%) Incident Management
4 32 (6.37%) Load Balancing
5 29 (5.78%) Change Management
6 28 (5.58%) ITSM
7 27 (5.38%) Problem Management
8 25 (4.98%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (4.98%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (4.78%) Web Filtering
10 23 (4.58%) Network Management
11 22 (4.38%) Service Delivery
11 22 (4.38%) Service Management
12 20 (3.98%) Email Filtering
12 20 (3.98%) Identity Management
12 20 (3.98%) Patch Management
13 19 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (3.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 97 (19.32%) SQL
2 72 (14.34%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.78%) Python
4 27 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.19%) Jython
6 14 (2.79%) Bash Shell
7 10 (1.99%) C#
7 10 (1.99%) VBScript
8 9 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.59%) VBA
10 6 (1.20%) Java
11 5 (1.00%) VB
12 4 (0.80%) AWK
13 3 (0.60%) Perl
13 3 (0.60%) PHP
14 1 (0.20%) ABAP
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 37 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (3.59%) CCNA
5 16 (3.19%) Degree
5 16 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.99%) CCNP
7 14 (2.79%) MCSE
8 11 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.39%) CCDA
9 7 (1.39%) JNCIA
9 7 (1.39%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.39%) JNCIS
9 7 (1.39%) MOS
10 6 (1.20%) CCSE
10 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.20%) MCSA
11 5 (1.00%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.18%) SLA
2 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.00%) QA
3 4 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 243 (48.41%) Active Directory
2 141 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (13.55%) Hyper-V
4 49 (9.76%) vSphere
5 46 (9.16%) VMware ESX
6 34 (6.77%) XenApp
7 30 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (5.78%) XenDesktop
9 20 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (2.79%) BitLocker
11 12 (2.39%) Virtual Desktop
11 12 (2.39%) XenServer
12 10 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.99%) Xen
13 9 (1.79%) Firmware
13 9 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (1.59%) VMware Server
14 8 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.20%) NFS
16 5 (1.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 99 (19.72%) SCCM
2 37 (7.37%) WSUS
3 31 (6.18%) Puppet
4 26 (5.18%) Backup Exec
5 18 (3.59%) BladeLogic
5 18 (3.59%) SCOrch
6 16 (3.19%) SCOM
7 14 (2.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 13 (2.59%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.99%) PowerCLI
10 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 7 (1.39%) vRealize
11 6 (1.20%) DameWare
11 6 (1.20%) Foglight
11 6 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (1.00%) Nagios
13 4 (0.80%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 229 (45.62%) Microsoft
1 229 (45.62%) VMware
2 196 (39.04%) HP
3 150 (29.88%) Cisco
4 125 (24.90%) Citrix
5 55 (10.96%) EMC
6 49 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 43 (8.57%) Symantec
8 37 (7.37%) IBM
9 32 (6.37%) Apple
10 29 (5.78%) Oracle
11 28 (5.58%) Extreme Networks
12 27 (5.38%) Avaya
12 27 (5.38%) NetApp
13 24 (4.78%) Red Hat
14 21 (4.18%) Brocade
14 21 (4.18%) CA
15 20 (3.98%) Veritas
16 19 (3.78%) SAP
16 19 (3.78%) Veeam
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