The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 March 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 91 84
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Contract jobs citing Dell 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £445 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £356
% change year-on-year -4.41% -4.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year -61.05% +184.09%  

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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 343 535 422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 37.78% 35.22% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 289 223
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 6
Median hourly rate £20.75 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.79% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Edinburgh

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Edinburgh

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Dell.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Xerox
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Mitel
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Boomi
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) IT Support
1 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
1 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Xerox
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Canon
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Verint