Period
to 22 August 2019

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 6 months to 22 August 2019 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 157 142
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +13
Contract jobs citing Dell 28 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.67% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £353 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.57% +5.22% -4.29%
10th Percentile £278 £254 £198
90th Percentile £734 £447 £402
South East median daily rate £363 £400 £324
% change year-on-year -9.38% +23.55% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +9.59% +40.38%
10th Percentile £20.75 £20.00 £16.48
90th Percentile £24.50 £20.00 £19.43
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% -54.12% +107.32%

Dell is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,088 1,861 1,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.17% 47.66% 49.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 929 882
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £233 £250 £263
90th Percentile £602 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 61 116
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +40.74% +8.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £46.75 £39.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.49% -4.01%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Berkshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Berkshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +6 12 £625 +55.28%
Reading +5 8 £563 +36.36%
Maidenhead - 4 £313 - 2
Slough 0 1 - - 2
Ascot - 1 £300 - 1
Dell
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 14 (50.00%) Boomi
2 13 (46.43%) iPaaS
2 13 (46.43%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (46.43%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 8 (28.57%) AtomSphere
7 7 (25.00%) Solace
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (25.00%) Java EE
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (25.00%) Groovy
7 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (21.43%) MCSE
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (21.43%) ITSM
8 6 (21.43%) Office 365
8 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
8 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
9 5 (17.86%) VMware
10 4 (14.29%) Clustering

Dell
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Boomi
2 13 (46.43%) iPaaS
3 8 (28.57%) AtomSphere
4 6 (21.43%) Office 365
5 1 (3.57%) AWS
5 1 (3.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) BGP
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Integration Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Storage and Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) HP Storage
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Groovy
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) MCSE
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) vCloud
4 1 (3.57%) BIND 9
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) NFS
4 1 (3.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Solace
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) Asigra
7 1 (3.57%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.57%) Mirantis
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas