Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 147 164
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing Dell 20 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.80% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Berkshire median daily rate £359 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.58% +33.33% -41.94%
10th Percentile £258 £189 £178
90th Percentile £478 £361 £525
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +43.14% -8.93%
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £31.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -37.60% +68.92% -

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 1,955 1,992 2,204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.00% 49.42% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 1,012 1,153
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 94 132
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +20.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.15 £10.52 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.55 £39.75 £42.60
South East median hourly rate £16.38 £17.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year -3.68% +10.57% -14.58%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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
Bracknell -2 7 £339 +23.18% 1
Reading -8 6 £413 - 4
Slough -5 4 £280 - 1
Newbury -2 3 £403 +34.17%
Dell
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Solaris
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (20.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) Office 365
5 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JMeter
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) Taurus
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) OOP
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) SDET
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) COBIT
2 2 (10.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) vCloud
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Netcool
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 4 (20.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) Sun
6 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (15.00%) Ericsson
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (10.00%) Canon
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Nokia
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage