Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 30 June 2022 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
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 427 377 316
Rank change year-on-year -50 -61 +109
Contract jobs citing Dell 384 321 274
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.51% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 256 195
10th Percentile £180 £179 £170
25th Percentile £255 £313 £250
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £413 £445
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% -7.30% +4.71%
75th Percentile £555 £516 £543
90th Percentile £675 £671 £624
UK median daily rate £433 £416 £445
% change year-on-year +3.90% -6.46% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 7 23
10th Percentile £19.44 £13.38 £12.72
25th Percentile £22.10 £15.56 £15.45
Median hourly rate £23.91 £23.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +15.00% -
75th Percentile - £51.38 £32.40
90th Percentile £47.30 £60.85 £48.48
UK median hourly rate £23.91 £30.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.61% +64.86% -7.50%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,878 21,216 15,573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 40.94% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,913 13,855 10,071
10th Percentile £295 £285 £250
25th Percentile £418 £396 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
75th Percentile £640 £588 £575
90th Percentile £744 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £495 £463
% change year-on-year +6.06% +7.03% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 755 665 525
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.17 £11.63
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £21.78 £19.52 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.58% +2.74% +1.60%
75th Percentile £47.73 £40.75 £32.58
90th Percentile £67.44 £55.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +4.28%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dell in England.

Daily rate trend for Dell in England

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dell in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dell in England.

Hourly rate trend for Dell in England

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Dell in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Dell in England

Dell
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -22 171 £500 +14.94% 29
South East -45 59 £429 -0.98% 14
Midlands -16 50 £475 +100.00% 22
South West -17 35 £285 -36.67% 15
North of England -64 31 £325 -18.75% 35
West Midlands -27 27 £488 +21.12% 14
East Midlands +1 23 £465 +106.67% 8
East of England -8 23 £200 +14.29% 4
Yorkshire -31 17 £425 +7.94% 13
North West -42 13 £190 -52.50% 20
North East -12 1 £210 -40.00% 2
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 229 (59.64%) Windows
2 162 (42.19%) VMware
3 138 (35.94%) Microsoft
4 125 (32.55%) Active Directory
5 121 (31.51%) Cisco
6 119 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 115 (29.95%) HP
8 100 (26.04%) Azure
9 90 (23.44%) Linux
10 81 (21.09%) SCCM
11 79 (20.57%) Data Centre
12 76 (19.79%) Windows Server
13 72 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 71 (18.49%) SAN
14 71 (18.49%) Firewall
15 69 (17.97%) Security Cleared
16 66 (17.19%) PowerShell
16 66 (17.19%) Microsoft 365
17 61 (15.89%) DNS
18 59 (15.36%) Finance
19 52 (13.54%) ITIL
19 52 (13.54%) DHCP
19 52 (13.54%) SC Cleared
20 50 (13.02%) Social Skills
21 49 (12.76%) Windows 10
21 49 (12.76%) EMC
22 44 (11.46%) VxRail
23 42 (10.94%) vSphere
24 40 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
25 38 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (4.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.82%) IIS
4 6 (1.56%) Confluence
5 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.52%) Apache
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) Mule
8 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.26%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 100 (26.04%) Azure
2 66 (17.19%) Microsoft 365
3 33 (8.59%) AWS
4 29 (7.55%) Boomi
5 20 (5.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (3.91%) IaaS
7 13 (3.39%) GCP
8 9 (2.34%) Azure Logic Apps
9 7 (1.82%) Power Platform
9 7 (1.82%) SaaS
10 6 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.56%) Power Automate
11 5 (1.30%) Azure DevOps
12 4 (1.04%) Nutanix
12 4 (1.04%) OneDrive
12 4 (1.04%) PaaS
13 3 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.52%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.52%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 71 (18.49%) Firewall
1 71 (18.49%) SAN
2 61 (15.89%) DNS
3 52 (13.54%) DHCP
4 36 (9.38%) VSAN
5 30 (7.81%) TCP/IP
6 23 (5.99%) Network Security
6 23 (5.99%) VPN
7 22 (5.73%) NAS
8 21 (5.47%) WAN
9 18 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (4.17%) LAN
11 14 (3.65%) iSCSI
12 13 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (1.82%) Internet
13 7 (1.82%) SD-WAN
13 7 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
14 6 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.56%) NGN
14 6 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.04%) MySQL
4 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.26%) Big Data
5 1 (0.26%) Data Vault
5 1 (0.26%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.26%) Power BI
5 1 (0.26%) Spark SQL
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (5.47%) GitLab
2 9 (2.34%) JIRA
3 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) LSMW
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.26%) Postman
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 59 (15.36%) Finance
2 50 (13.02%) Social Skills
3 23 (5.99%) Public Sector
4 19 (4.95%) Retail
5 15 (3.91%) Banking
6 14 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
8 10 (2.60%) Local Government
9 7 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
9 7 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
9 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (0.78%) Law
12 2 (0.52%) Aviation
12 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.52%) Legal
12 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.52%) Marketing
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 45 (11.72%) Architect
3 35 (9.11%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 29 (7.55%) IT Engineer
6 26 (6.77%) Analyst
7 25 (6.51%) VMware Engineer
8 24 (6.25%) Field Engineer
8 24 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 20 (5.21%) Data Centre Engineer
10 19 (4.95%) IT Support
10 19 (4.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.43%) Desktop Support
12 16 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
12 16 (4.17%) Server Engineer
13 15 (3.91%) Consultant
14 14 (3.65%) Help Desk Support
15 13 (3.39%) Desktop Engineer
15 13 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (3.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.39%) XML
2 12 (3.13%) JSON
3 10 (2.60%) LDAP
4 9 (2.34%) .NET
4 9 (2.34%) Middleware
4 9 (2.34%) SOAP
5 8 (2.08%) JMS
5 8 (2.08%) RESTful
6 5 (1.30%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.78%) YAML
8 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.52%) COM
8 2 (0.52%) IDoc
8 2 (0.52%) REST
9 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.26%) Flash
9 1 (0.26%) Node.js
9 1 (0.26%) Spine.js
9 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 79 (20.57%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.25%) PKI
3 23 (5.99%) Video Conferencing
4 22 (5.73%) Replication
5 20 (5.21%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (4.69%) Clustering
7 12 (3.13%) Fat Client
7 12 (3.13%) Thin Client
8 11 (2.86%) EPoS
9 10 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (2.34%) Cloud Native
11 7 (1.82%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.82%) NHS
11 7 (1.82%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 6 (1.56%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.30%) iPhone
13 5 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 229 (59.64%) Windows
2 90 (23.44%) Linux
3 76 (19.79%) Windows Server
4 49 (12.76%) Windows 10
5 38 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (9.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 29 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (7.29%) Windows Server 2019
9 17 (4.43%) Windows 7
10 16 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (3.91%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.86%) Unix
12 11 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (2.08%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.08%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.56%) Solaris
15 5 (1.30%) Android
15 5 (1.30%) CentOS
16 4 (1.04%) FreeNAS
16 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 52 (13.54%) ITIL
3 33 (8.59%) Business Continuity
4 31 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (7.81%) Asset Management
6 29 (7.55%) Migration
7 28 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (7.03%) High Availability
9 23 (5.99%) DevOps
10 22 (5.73%) Project Management
11 21 (5.47%) Break/Fix
12 19 (4.95%) SIEM
13 18 (4.69%) Incident Management
13 18 (4.69%) Proactive Maintenance
13 18 (4.69%) Service Delivery
14 17 (4.43%) Agile
14 17 (4.43%) Change Control
14 17 (4.43%) Infrastructure as Code
15 16 (4.17%) Change Management
16 15 (3.91%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.19%) PowerShell
2 27 (7.03%) Python
3 21 (5.47%) SQL
4 9 (2.34%) Bash
5 8 (2.08%) VB
6 6 (1.56%) C#
6 6 (1.56%) TypeScript
7 5 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.04%) C-shell
9 3 (0.78%) C
10 2 (0.52%) ABAP
10 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (17.97%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.69%) Degree
3 18 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (3.13%) DBS Check
8 10 (2.60%) MCSE
9 5 (1.30%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.04%) CCNA
10 4 (1.04%) MCSA
10 4 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (1.04%) VCP6
11 3 (0.78%) VCP5
12 2 (0.52%) CCA
12 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.52%) Dell Certification
12 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.29%) SLA
2 20 (5.21%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.82%) GDPR
4 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.30%) QA
5 3 (0.78%) COBIT
6 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (32.55%) Active Directory
2 119 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (10.94%) vSphere
4 40 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (9.11%) VMware NSX
6 27 (7.03%) Hyper-V
7 17 (4.43%) KVM
8 16 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (3.91%) vCloud
10 11 (2.86%) BitLocker
11 10 (2.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 8 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (1.56%) Firmware
13 6 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.56%) XenApp
14 5 (1.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (1.30%) MetaFrame
14 5 (1.30%) XenDesktop
15 4 (1.04%) Docker
15 4 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 81 (21.09%) SCCM
2 44 (11.46%) VxRail
3 36 (9.38%) vCenter Server
4 34 (8.85%) Ansible
5 26 (6.77%) Terraform
5 26 (6.77%) WSUS
6 25 (6.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 24 (6.25%) vRealize
8 19 (4.95%) Failover Clustering
9 15 (3.91%) NetBackup
10 13 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
11 12 (3.13%) SCOM
12 11 (2.86%) Avamar
12 11 (2.86%) Salt
13 9 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (2.08%) Puppet
15 7 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
16 6 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
16 6 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 162 (42.19%) VMware
2 138 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 121 (31.51%) Cisco
4 115 (29.95%) HP
5 49 (12.76%) EMC
6 36 (9.38%) Citrix
7 31 (8.07%) Avaya
8 28 (7.29%) IBM
9 26 (6.77%) CheckPoint
10 25 (6.51%) F5
11 24 (6.25%) NetApp
12 19 (4.95%) Apple
13 18 (4.69%) Symantec
14 17 (4.43%) SAP
14 17 (4.43%) Veeam
15 15 (3.91%) Red Hat
16 14 (3.65%) Ericsson
17 13 (3.39%) Juniper
18 12 (3.13%) Oracle
18 12 (3.13%) Splunk