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 25 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 105 106
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Contract jobs citing Dell 4 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £335 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.17% +17.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year -34.02% +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 Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 876 1179 1242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 50.71% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 615 588
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 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 3 months to 25 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
Reading +8 1 - -
Newbury +1 1 £335 -
Dell
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Boomi
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
5 1 (12.50%) vCloud

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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Boomi
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FabricPath
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Multicast
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) API Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) EAI
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Network Management
1 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
1 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
1 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SunGard