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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell
Rank 113 108 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Contract jobs citing Dell 13 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.35% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.70% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
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£125 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.23% +4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £270 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.14%
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
1230 1150 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.14% 49.78% 51.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 535 352
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 82 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Dell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dell across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Dudley - 4 £125 -
Worcestershire +5 2 £400 +17.64%
Birmingham - 2 £125 - 5
Solihull - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £225 -
Warwickshire 0 1 £150 -25.00% 1
Coventry 0 1 - - 1
Dell
England

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) SAN
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (31.03%) NetBackup
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 8 (27.59%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) MS Office
5 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
5 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 8 (27.59%) FalconStor
6 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (24.14%) CA
6 7 (24.14%) ARCserve
7 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
7 6 (20.69%) Brocade
8 5 (17.24%) SCCM
8 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
8 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
8 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
8 5 (17.24%) vSphere
8 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (13.79%) Change Management
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.79%) DHCP
9 4 (13.79%) DNS

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) Yammer
1 1 (3.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) VLAN
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) Server Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) PDA
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
4 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
8 1 (3.45%) CAD
8 1 (3.45%) Use Case
8 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) VBScript
2 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) MCITP
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) XenServer
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Server
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) NetBackup
2 7 (24.14%) ARCserve
3 5 (17.24%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) FalconStor
3 8 (27.59%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) CA
5 6 (20.69%) Brocade
6 5 (17.24%) Citrix
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco
8 1 (3.45%) Motorola
8 1 (3.45%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.45%) Compaq
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
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