The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell
Rank 120 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Dell 22 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.54% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 1.23% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Median daily rate £275 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.70 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £16.68 £19.60
% change year-on-year
+21.40% -14.87%
Dell
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1485 1061 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.13% 44.21% 49.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 563 555
Median daily rate £400 £354 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 81 86
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.93 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £30.00 £34.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Dell Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Dell
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Dell Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Dell Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Dell
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Dell Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Dell Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Worcestershire -1 7 £240 -40.00% 1
Staffordshire +6 6 £500 -
Birmingham -11 2 £313 +150.00%
Coventry -14 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £500 -
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Dell.

1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
4 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (34.88%) HP
5 15 (34.88%) ITIL
6 14 (32.56%) Cisco
6 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
6 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
7 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
8 12 (27.91%) Citrix
8 12 (27.91%) VMware
9 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
9 11 (25.58%) MS Office
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
10 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
10 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.60%) SCCM
11 8 (18.60%) Wireless
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.28%) DHCP
12 7 (16.28%) DNS
12 7 (16.28%) Service Management

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Data Lake Analytics
1 2 (4.65%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Wireless
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (11.63%) IP Telephony
4 4 (9.30%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) VLAN
4 4 (9.30%) WAN
5 3 (6.98%) BGP
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.98%) IPsec
5 3 (6.98%) Network Security
5 3 (6.98%) OSPF
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
5 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) HDInsight
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Power BI
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Law
2 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Support
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Network Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) PC Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) CESG
3 4 (9.30%) PDA
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Team
4 3 (6.98%) Statistics
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) LPAR
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
4 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.63%) Android
6 5 (11.63%) Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Unix
7 4 (9.30%) CentOS
7 4 (9.30%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
9 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Service Management
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.30%) Server Building
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (4.65%) ITSM
7 2 (4.65%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.65%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MOS
3 4 (9.30%) CCDP
3 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) CCNP
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.30%) JNCIA
3 4 (9.30%) JNCIP
4 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) VCP5
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
5 6 (13.95%) XenApp
6 5 (11.63%) VMware Server
7 4 (9.30%) vSphere
7 4 (9.30%) XenServer
8 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.65%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) HP
3 14 (32.56%) Cisco
4 12 (27.91%) Citrix
4 12 (27.91%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Dell Compellent
5 6 (13.95%) IBM
6 5 (11.63%) Avaya
6 5 (11.63%) LANDesk
6 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 5 (11.63%) Toshiba
7 4 (9.30%) Juniper
7 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.98%) Sophos
9 2 (4.65%) Google
9 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
10 1 (2.33%) Sun
10 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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