The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Wales 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 73 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing Dell 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.26% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.38% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£200 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.60 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +26.66%
Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
316 262 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.09% 48.79% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 145 134
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £161 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.58 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -23 2 £200 - 3
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MOM
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel
1 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp