Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 21 January 2019 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 22 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +4
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.23% 2.94% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 9.62% 5.88% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Chester median daily rate £280 £280 -
Cheshire median daily rate £600 £280 -
% change year-on-year +114.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.88% -2.86% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.45 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -20.88% -2.86% -

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 Chester.

All Vendors
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 52 85 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 33.55% 50.00% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 56 71
Chester median daily rate £363 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £280 £190 £206
90th Percentile £463 £463 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £401 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.52% +5.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.46% -24.64% -19.77%
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -23.53% +9.03%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Chester

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Chester

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Dell.

1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Break Fix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (40.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam