The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
South East / Berkshire
Rank 94 114 113
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1  
Contract jobs citing Dell 3 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.49% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.92% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 17
Median daily rate £398 £351 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% -21.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £337 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year -61.05% +184.09%  

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 Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 908 1303 1424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.14% 52.95% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 669 706
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 47 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Berkshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Berkshire

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Boomi
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) EAI
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SAP