Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 October 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 181 143
Rank change year-on-year +4 -38 +14
Contract jobs citing Dell 38 27 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.75% 0.54% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.23% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 28
East of England median daily rate £381 £300 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.08% +17.65% -27.14%
10th Percentile £135 £200 £136
90th Percentile £500 £415 £438
England median daily rate £385 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +18.46% -10.34% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +24.48% +42.11%
10th Percentile £14.43 £14.55 £11.69
90th Percentile £20.90 £17.82 £31.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -13.51% +23.33%

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 the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,409 2,196 2,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.35% 43.95% 48.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,401 1,192 1,292
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.00%
10th Percentile £178 £213 £205
90th Percentile £588 £575 £540
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 134 185
East of England median hourly rate £16.88 £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% -1.55% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.47 £10.43 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.30 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in the East of England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the East of England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the East of England

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the East of England

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Bedfordshire +18 15 £335 +5.51% 2
Hertfordshire -8 12 £256 -23.51% 4
Essex - 7 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £369 +63.89% 5
Norfolk +14 1 £265 -
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 27 (71.05%) Windows
3 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 15 (39.47%) HP
4 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
5 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (28.95%) Office 365
7 11 (28.95%) Migration
8 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
9 9 (23.68%) SCCM
9 9 (23.68%) DHCP
9 9 (23.68%) DNS
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
11 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
11 7 (18.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (15.79%) VPN
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (15.79%) IBM
12 6 (15.79%) MCSE
12 6 (15.79%) MCSA
12 6 (15.79%) ITIL
12 6 (15.79%) Service Management
13 5 (13.16%) Firewall
13 5 (13.16%) ITSM

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (28.95%) Office 365
3 7 (18.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.63%) AtomSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Boomi
5 1 (2.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DHCP
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) VPN
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 5 (13.16%) VPLS
4 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) SAN
6 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.89%) NAS
7 2 (5.26%) 3G
7 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.63%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Migration Specialist
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Specialist
2 4 (10.53%) Migration Specialist
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365 Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Build Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Storage Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Designer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Designer
4 2 (5.26%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) EDI
1 1 (2.63%) JSON
1 1 (2.63%) REST
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.53%) NHS
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) ITSM
3 5 (13.16%) Validation
4 4 (10.53%) Project Governance
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.26%) Break/Fix
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.26%) Security Hardening
6 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.63%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) MCSA
1 6 (15.79%) MCSE
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.53%) Firmware
6 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.63%) NFS
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) FortiGate
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) HP
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco
5 5 (13.16%) Juniper
5 5 (13.16%) McAfee
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) EqualLogic
6 4 (10.53%) Intel
7 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.89%) Apple
7 3 (7.89%) CommVault
7 3 (7.89%) EMC
7 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.89%) Toshiba
7 3 (7.89%) Veritas
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) Xerox