Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 155 180
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 +5
Contract jobs citing Dell 30 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 0.88% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.79% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 12
East of England median daily rate £300 £271 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.60% -13.20% -7.41%
10th Percentile £142 £177 £300
90th Percentile £392 £438 £398
England median daily rate £330 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -9.59% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £13.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.48% +31.71% -31.67%
10th Percentile £14.70 £11.26 £8.25
90th Percentile £17.82 £14.25 £15.75
England median hourly rate £16.81 £18.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year -9.16% +25.42% -21.33%

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 2283 2405 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.24% 49.31% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1326 1510
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £191 £210 £203
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 193 285
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -17.07% -
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.70 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +8 18 £319 +70.00%
Bedfordshire -17 6 £300 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire -16 5 £145 - 2
Norfolk -9 1 - -
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (56.67%) HP
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) LAN
7 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 10 (33.33%) SAN
9 9 (30.00%) CommVault
9 9 (30.00%) NetApp
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco
9 9 (30.00%) Symantec
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (26.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (26.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
10 8 (26.67%) SMTP
10 8 (26.67%) HTTP
10 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (26.67%) IBM
11 7 (23.33%) Citrix
11 7 (23.33%) DNS
11 7 (23.33%) DHCP
11 7 (23.33%) VoIP
11 7 (23.33%) SharePoint

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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Boomi
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
1 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) SAN
3 8 (26.67%) HTTP
3 8 (26.67%) SMTP
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) DNS
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
4 7 (23.33%) VoIP
5 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (20.00%) NAS
5 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.00%) SSL
7 2 (6.67%) Wireless
8 1 (3.33%) Intranet
8 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.33%) LDAP
8 1 (3.33%) SNMP
8 1 (3.33%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Server Support
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) JSON
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) DataPower
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) CCTV
5 1 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) iPhone
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Unix
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.67%) API Development
7 2 (6.67%) Break/Fix
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Open Source
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.00%) VBScript
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) AWK
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSA
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
2 5 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (26.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.33%) vSphere
6 1 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (23.33%) SCCM
4 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (16.67%) SCOM
6 4 (13.33%) WSUS
7 2 (6.67%) Ansible
7 2 (6.67%) Packer
7 2 (6.67%) Puppet
7 2 (6.67%) Terraform
7 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
8 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (70.00%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) CommVault
4 9 (30.00%) NetApp
4 9 (30.00%) Symantec
5 8 (26.67%) IBM
6 7 (23.33%) Citrix
7 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (20.00%) EqualLogic
7 6 (20.00%) Mitel
7 6 (20.00%) Veeam
7 6 (20.00%) Veritas
8 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 4 (13.33%) EMC
10 3 (10.00%) Apple
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle
11 2 (6.67%) SAP
12 1 (3.33%) Mercator