The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell
Rank 77 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 0.52% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.15% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £218 £313
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £19.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +31.66%
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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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
283 262 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.20% 45.17% 44.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 134 99
Average daily rate £328 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.97 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.15% +8.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.53 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £19.00 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 2 £375 +150.00% 4
West Wales - - - - 2
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UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
1 2 (40.00%) RHCT
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve