Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 157 156
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing Dell 18 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.45% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £225 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -41.94% +2.65%
10th Percentile £199 £175 £300
90th Percentile £376 £469 £459
South East median daily rate £375 £328 £359
% change year-on-year +14.50% -8.71% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.14% -8.93% -23.81%
10th Percentile £16.48 £12.28 £13.00
90th Percentile £19.43 £13.43 £19.80
South East median hourly rate £31.25 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +68.92% +2.78% -6.49%

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 2021 2201 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.17% 51.15% 50.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 1138 1271
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 126 139
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.85 £45.00 £45.82
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Reading +7 5 - -
Bracknell +4 3 £275 -
Slough - 3 £330 -
Newbury - 2 £300 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Dell
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (38.89%) IBM
7 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
8 6 (33.33%) vSphere
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) EMC
9 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 5 (27.78%) NetApp
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (27.78%) Sun
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
10 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Office 365
10 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
10 4 (22.22%) VLAN

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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Domino
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.56%) FCAPS
4 1 (5.56%) IKE
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) LTE
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) iPad
4 2 (11.11%) iPhone
4 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.56%) PKI
5 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Unix
6 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) CentOS
8 2 (11.11%) Solaris
8 2 (11.11%) SUSE
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
9 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Coaching
2 3 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (11.11%) API Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCENT
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (33.33%) vSphere
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) XenServer
7 2 (11.11%) Docker
7 2 (11.11%) vCloud
8 1 (5.56%) VMware NSX
8 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) Unicenter
3 2 (11.11%) vRealize
4 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) HP
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) Sun
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 3 (16.67%) Brocade
8 3 (16.67%) Infoblox
8 3 (16.67%) Intel
8 3 (16.67%) Kaspersky
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (16.67%) SAP
8 3 (16.67%) Symantec
8 3 (16.67%) Veeam