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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 386 402 384
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing Dell 257 245 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.05% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 138 179
Median daily rate £375 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £171 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £345
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.11 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -20.00%

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
22886 23387 25559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 42.76% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13997 13710 15081
Median daily rate £420 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 873 974 1227
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +9 229 £375 - 66
London -9 80 £375 -25.00% 22
South East +16 57 £343 -8.66% 15
Scotland +30 29 £335 -10.66%
East Midlands +4 21 £350 +60.91% 1
Hampshire +30 18 £375 -13.04% 9
North East -18 18 £410 +228.00%
Tyne and Wear -22 18 £410 +228.00%
Yorkshire +21 17 £500 +25.00% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 17 £410 +228.00%
Glasgow +14 12 £225 +15.38%
Northamptonshire -6 12 £450 +119.51%
Surrey +21 11 £150 -63.41% 1
East of England +14 11 £375 -0.66% 6
Oxfordshire +7 11 £225 -10.00% 1
City of London +3 11 £525 +150.00% 6
West Yorkshire +15 10 £525 +31.25% 4
North West -6 10 £294 -9.61% 12
Northampton - 10 £450 -
Erskine +2 9 £420 +5.00%
Oxford 0 9 £225 +12.50% 1
South West 0 9 £350 +84.21% 2
Renfrewshire -1 9 £420 +5.00%
Edinburgh +25 8 £288 -17.85%
Leeds +15 7 £525 - 2
New Malden -6 6 - -
West Midlands -26 6 £525 +104.87% 3
Winchester - 6 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £305 -18.66%
Middlesex - 5 £400 - 1

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 330 (60.44%) Windows
2 272 (49.82%) Active Directory
3 252 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 244 (44.69%) VMware
5 222 (40.66%) HP
6 197 (36.08%) Windows Server
7 158 (28.94%) Cisco
8 150 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 143 (26.19%) DNS
10 133 (24.36%) Citrix
11 124 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 122 (22.34%) Linux
13 114 (20.88%) ITIL
13 114 (20.88%) Firewall
14 106 (19.41%) SQL Server
14 106 (19.41%) SCCM
15 101 (18.50%) MS Exchange
16 99 (18.13%) DHCP
17 98 (17.95%) SQL
18 97 (17.77%) SAN
19 92 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
20 88 (16.12%) PowerShell
21 86 (15.75%) MS Excel
22 80 (14.65%) Migration
23 77 (14.10%) Finance
24 75 (13.74%) Windows 7
25 74 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
26 73 (13.37%) Hyper-V
27 64 (11.72%) Data Centre
28 61 (11.17%) vSphere

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
1 101 (18.50%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (8.42%) SharePoint
4 35 (6.41%) IIS
5 33 (6.04%) Skype for Business
6 22 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.20%) Apache
10 11 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.47%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.28%) SAS
13 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.37%) nginx
15 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 86 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 55 (10.07%) MS Office
3 24 (4.40%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.92%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.71%) Boomi
2 44 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (7.88%) Office 365
4 29 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (3.66%) IaaS
6 16 (2.93%) SaaS
7 14 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (2.01%) PaaS
10 9 (1.65%) G Suite
11 4 (0.73%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.37%) Data Lake Analytics
13 1 (0.18%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 143 (26.19%) DNS
2 114 (20.88%) Firewall
3 99 (18.13%) DHCP
4 97 (17.77%) SAN
5 47 (8.61%) Network Security
6 45 (8.24%) VPN
7 43 (7.88%) TCP/IP
8 38 (6.96%) NetScaler
8 38 (6.96%) Wireless
9 36 (6.59%) Internet
9 36 (6.59%) iSCSI
9 36 (6.59%) LAN
10 35 (6.41%) WAN
11 30 (5.49%) NAS
12 28 (5.13%) VLAN
13 25 (4.58%) SSL
14 23 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (3.85%) IP Telephony
16 16 (2.93%) HTTP
16 16 (2.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.85%) Power BI
5 13 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.65%) MySQL
8 8 (1.47%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.28%) Big Data
9 7 (1.28%) MS Access
10 6 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
10 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.73%) GIS
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.92%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.55%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.55%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) MSI
4 2 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.18%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 77 (14.10%) Finance
2 23 (4.21%) Back Office
3 21 (3.85%) Banking
4 14 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.01%) Publishing
6 9 (1.65%) Law
6 9 (1.65%) Retail
7 5 (0.92%) Games
7 5 (0.92%) Legal
7 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Billing
8 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (12.09%) Analyst
2 61 (11.17%) Architect
3 55 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (8.79%) Consultant
5 46 (8.42%) Support Engineer
6 42 (7.69%) Administrator
7 34 (6.23%) Network Engineer
8 27 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (4.40%) Support Analyst
10 23 (4.21%) Desktop Support
11 21 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 21 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (3.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (3.48%) Infrastructure Support
14 18 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (3.30%) Windows Engineer
15 17 (3.11%) Design Engineer
15 17 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (2.93%) Server Engineer
17 15 (2.75%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.13%) Middleware
2 17 (3.11%) Web Services
3 11 (2.01%) Regular Expression
4 10 (1.83%) .NET
4 10 (1.83%) XML
5 9 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.65%) HTML
6 8 (1.47%) CSS
7 7 (1.28%) Ajax
7 7 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (1.28%) jQuery
7 7 (1.28%) LINQ
7 7 (1.28%) LINQ to SQL
7 7 (1.28%) WCF
8 4 (0.73%) ELK Stack
8 4 (0.73%) RESTful
9 3 (0.55%) REST
9 3 (0.55%) SOAP
10 2 (0.37%) JSON
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.72%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.59%) Blackberry
3 28 (5.13%) Clustering
4 27 (4.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 23 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.03%) Fat Client
6 22 (4.03%) Thin Client
7 19 (3.48%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.56%) EMC VNX
8 14 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (2.20%) Smartphone
10 11 (2.01%) Cloud Native
11 10 (1.83%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.83%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.65%) CESG
12 9 (1.65%) iPad
13 8 (1.47%) iPhone
13 8 (1.47%) PDA
14 7 (1.28%) N-Tier
14 7 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 330 (60.44%) Windows
2 197 (36.08%) Windows Server
3 124 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (22.34%) Linux
5 92 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (13.74%) Windows 7
7 74 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (7.69%) Windows 10
9 38 (6.96%) Windows XP
10 34 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (5.68%) Unix
12 23 (4.21%) Solaris
12 23 (4.21%) Ubuntu
13 22 (4.03%) Android
14 19 (3.48%) Windows 8
15 17 (3.11%) AIX
15 17 (3.11%) Mac OS X
16 15 (2.75%) Apple iOS
17 14 (2.56%) CentOS
17 14 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (20.88%) ITIL
2 80 (14.65%) Migration
3 30 (5.49%) Patch Management
4 29 (5.31%) Load Balancing
5 25 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
5 25 (4.58%) Validation
6 23 (4.21%) Network Management
7 22 (4.03%) ITSM
8 21 (3.85%) Identity Management
8 21 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
8 21 (3.85%) Service Management
9 20 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
9 20 (3.66%) Software Distribution
10 19 (3.48%) DevOps
10 19 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (3.30%) Translating Business Requirements
11 18 (3.30%) Web Filtering
12 17 (3.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (17.95%) SQL
2 88 (16.12%) PowerShell
3 36 (6.59%) Python
4 28 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 20 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 16 (2.93%) Jython
7 13 (2.38%) VBScript
8 11 (2.01%) C#
8 11 (2.01%) Java
9 7 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.28%) VBA
10 6 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.92%) Perl
12 4 (0.73%) AWK
12 4 (0.73%) C
12 4 (0.73%) PHP
13 3 (0.55%) C++
13 3 (0.55%) VB
14 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.18%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 47 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 38 (6.96%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (5.49%) CCNA
5 30 (5.49%) MCSE
6 21 (3.85%) CCNP
7 18 (3.30%) Degree
8 17 (3.11%) JNCIA
9 14 (2.56%) JNCIP
10 12 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.83%) JNCIS
12 9 (1.65%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.47%) MCSA
14 7 (1.28%) CCDA
14 7 (1.28%) CCDP
14 7 (1.28%) MCP
14 7 (1.28%) MOS
15 6 (1.10%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.85%) SLA
2 7 (1.28%) QA
3 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 272 (49.82%) Active Directory
2 150 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (13.37%) Hyper-V
4 61 (11.17%) vSphere
5 44 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 44 (8.06%) XenApp
6 40 (7.33%) XenDesktop
7 30 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (3.48%) BitLocker
10 16 (2.93%) XenServer
11 15 (2.75%) Xen
12 13 (2.38%) Firmware
13 11 (2.01%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.65%) Terminal Services
14 9 (1.65%) VMware Server
15 8 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (1.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 106 (19.41%) SCCM
2 48 (8.79%) WSUS
3 36 (6.59%) Puppet
4 30 (5.49%) Backup Exec
5 20 (3.66%) SCOM
5 20 (3.66%) SCOrch
6 18 (3.30%) NetBackup
7 17 (3.11%) BladeLogic
8 14 (2.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 11 (2.01%) vRealize
10 10 (1.83%) PowerCLI
11 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (1.47%) vMotion
11 8 (1.47%) Zenoss
12 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.10%) Control-M
13 6 (1.10%) DameWare
13 6 (1.10%) Foglight
Vendors
1 252 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 244 (44.69%) VMware
3 222 (40.66%) HP
4 158 (28.94%) Cisco
5 133 (24.36%) Citrix
6 53 (9.71%) Symantec
7 49 (8.97%) CheckPoint
8 48 (8.79%) EMC
9 39 (7.14%) IBM
10 37 (6.78%) Red Hat
11 34 (6.23%) NetApp
11 34 (6.23%) Oracle
12 33 (6.04%) Apple
13 31 (5.68%) Avaya
14 27 (4.95%) Juniper
15 22 (4.03%) SAP
15 22 (4.03%) Veeam
15 22 (4.03%) Veritas
16 21 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
17 20 (3.66%) Brocade
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