Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 163 154
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Dell 37 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 0.76% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 1.71% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 20
East of England median daily rate £335 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.56% -9.23% -7.14%
10th Percentile £182 £133 £134
90th Percentile £500 £397 £438
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.14% -44.90% +221.05%
10th Percentile £15.21 £14.55 £12.11
90th Percentile £32.75 £19.50 £51.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -26.09% +24.32%

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 2,204 2,109 2,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.28% 44.80% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,268 1,218 1,350
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.79% +0.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £184 £200 £212
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 131 192
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.39 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.25 £40.00 £42.83
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 21 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 July 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
Hertfordshire -17 21 £263 -19.23% 5
Bedfordshire +5 6 £335 - 4
Essex - 6 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £313 +129.36% 2
Norfolk +11 1 £265 -
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (56.76%) HP
4 18 (48.65%) VMware
5 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (37.84%) ITIL
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) Cisco
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
8 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
9 10 (27.03%) HTTP
9 10 (27.03%) Information Security
10 9 (24.32%) Firewall
10 9 (24.32%) VoIP
10 9 (24.32%) SMTP
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
11 8 (21.62%) MCSE
11 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
12 7 (18.92%) Migration
12 7 (18.92%) MCSA
12 7 (18.92%) IBM
12 7 (18.92%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (18.92%) Veeam
13 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
13 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (16.22%) Server Virtualisation
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012

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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) HTTP
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 9 (24.32%) SMTP
2 9 (24.32%) VoIP
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) DNS
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) SAN
5 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (10.81%) Internet
5 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.81%) NAS
5 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) 3G
7 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.70%) Skype
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) NHS
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Information Security
3 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (13.51%) Validation
7 4 (10.81%) Project Governance
8 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) High Availability
9 2 (5.41%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) DNA
10 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.70%) ERP
10 1 (2.70%) ITSM
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.62%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) MCSA
4 5 (13.51%) Degree
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.81%) MCP
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.81%) Firmware
6 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.81%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) SCOM
3 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) HP
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 13 (35.14%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 7 (18.92%) Veeam
6 5 (13.51%) EqualLogic
7 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix
7 4 (10.81%) CommVault
7 4 (10.81%) EMC
7 4 (10.81%) Intel
7 4 (10.81%) Mitel
7 4 (10.81%) NetApp
7 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.81%) Veritas
8 3 (8.11%) Apple
8 3 (8.11%) Symantec
8 3 (8.11%) Toshiba
9 1 (2.70%) Remedy