Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 101 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 +7
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.39% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.79% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Birmingham median daily rate £310 £298 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.20% +32.22% -25.00%
10th Percentile £251 £209 £200
90th Percentile £575 £438 £355
West Midlands median daily rate £260 £320 £375
% change year-on-year -18.75% -14.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £11.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £28.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year -44.64% +94.44% -18.87%

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 Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 688 756 644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.22% 49.67% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 454 337
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £218
90th Percentile £550 £575 £504
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +9.10% -8.52% -

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Birmingham

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Birmingham

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Birmingham

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Dell.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) RHCE
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Velocity
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (20.00%) Loose Coupling
3 1 (20.00%) MOF
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) RHCE
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO