The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Dell products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dell over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Dell
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4  
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.28% 1.89% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 3.45% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +112.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -15.71% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +17.56%  

Dell is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 187 174 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 52.23% 54.72% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 109 97
Median daily rate £445 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +36.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £588 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 11
Median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +1.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Dell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Bedfordshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dell in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Bedfordshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Bedfordshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Luton -9 1 - -
Dell
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Collaboration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Messaging Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) VMware