The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 26 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 63 75
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 1.23% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -15.71% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +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 Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 357 324 293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 42.60% 38.57% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 218 206
Median daily rate £375 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £269 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% -39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.50 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £33.45 £53.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Bristol

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Dell.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (58.33%) Office 365
5 13 (54.17%) Incident Management
6 12 (50.00%) HP
6 12 (50.00%) VPN
7 11 (45.83%) SCCM
7 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
8 10 (41.67%) DNS
9 8 (33.33%) WAN
9 8 (33.33%) DHCP
9 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
9 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (33.33%) VMware
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 8 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (29.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (29.17%) Wyse
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (29.17%) AppSense
10 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
10 7 (29.17%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (29.17%) XenApp
10 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
10 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
11 6 (25.00%) SAN

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 8 (33.33%) DHCP
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.83%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) LDAP
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) OSPF
7 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
1 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
1 7 (29.17%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Signage
5 1 (4.17%) CESG
5 1 (4.17%) iPhone
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Android
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Incident Management
2 5 (20.83%) Break/Fix
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 4 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCDP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (29.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
3 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.67%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) AppSense
4 7 (29.17%) Wyse
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) Apple
6 4 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (16.67%) Xerox
7 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (12.50%) Toshiba
8 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) Polycom
8 2 (8.33%) Samsung
8 2 (8.33%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) Ubiquiti