Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 472 423
Rank change year-on-year +13 -49 -19
Contract jobs citing Dell 439 388 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.00% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 203 362
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.41%
10th Percentile £160 £160 £182
90th Percentile £588 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 31
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.81 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.06% -26.93% +24.32%
10th Percentile £13.45 £12.00 £10.63
90th Percentile £45.87 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £18.64 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +9.62% -26.09% +27.85%

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 39,082 38,614 45,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.92% 43.70% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,452 23,786 28,070
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,430 1,260 1,483
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.49 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% -0.71% -

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in England

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor 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 21 August 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
London +11 179 £350 -22.22% 29
South East +3 89 £406 +25.48% 19
North of England +27 88 £400 +23.08% 23
Yorkshire +8 48 £388 +13.14% 5
East of England +1 41 £363 +11.54% 4
North West +1 35 £513 +83.04% 17
Midlands -39 35 £373 +33.04% 15
West Midlands -22 20 £344 -21.43% 8
East Midlands -36 15 £475 +74.31% 7
North East - 5 £140 - 1
South West -38 4 £262 +7.49% 11
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 225 (51.25%) Windows
2 152 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 148 (33.71%) VMware
4 137 (31.21%) Microsoft
5 109 (24.83%) HP
5 109 (24.83%) Windows Server
6 92 (20.96%) Cisco
7 90 (20.50%) Migration
8 89 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 85 (19.36%) EMC
10 84 (19.13%) Boomi
11 80 (18.22%) ITIL
11 80 (18.22%) SCCM
12 79 (18.00%) Data Centre
13 75 (17.08%) DNS
14 74 (16.86%) Finance
15 73 (16.63%) Firewall
16 71 (16.17%) Office 365
17 70 (15.95%) PowerShell
18 67 (15.26%) SAN
19 65 (14.81%) Citrix
20 64 (14.58%) DHCP
21 63 (14.35%) Windows 10
22 58 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
23 57 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
24 55 (12.53%) Windows 7
25 52 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 51 (11.62%) MS Exchange
27 50 (11.39%) NetApp
28 47 (10.71%) IBM

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 51 (11.62%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.74%) Skype for Business
3 31 (7.06%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.73%) Anypoint
7 10 (2.28%) IIS
7 10 (2.28%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (1.14%) JBoss
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.68%) Confluence
12 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.46%) Apache
13 2 (0.46%) Drupal
13 2 (0.46%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.46%) Eikon
1 2 (0.46%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.23%) Maximo
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) RMDS
2 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 84 (19.13%) Boomi
2 71 (16.17%) Office 365
3 57 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (4.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (4.56%) iPaaS
7 19 (4.33%) PaaS
8 18 (4.10%) IaaS
9 14 (3.19%) SaaS
10 11 (2.51%) Yammer
11 5 (1.14%) AtomSphere
12 4 (0.91%) G Suite
13 3 (0.68%) GitHub
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon Glacier
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.46%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 75 (17.08%) DNS
2 73 (16.63%) Firewall
3 67 (15.26%) SAN
4 64 (14.58%) DHCP
5 32 (7.29%) WAN
6 30 (6.83%) TCP/IP
7 28 (6.38%) LAN
7 28 (6.38%) NAS
8 26 (5.92%) NetScaler
8 26 (5.92%) Skype
9 25 (5.69%) iSCSI
10 21 (4.78%) VLAN
11 20 (4.56%) VPN
12 16 (3.64%) VoIP
13 15 (3.42%) SMTP
13 15 (3.42%) Wireless
14 14 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (3.19%) Internet
15 12 (2.73%) BGP
15 12 (2.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.14%) SQLPlus
4 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.68%) DB2
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.46%) Big Data
6 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.46%) MySQL
6 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.46%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.91%) MSI
4 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.46%) Hudson
5 2 (0.46%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.46%) NetBeans
5 2 (0.46%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 74 (16.86%) Finance
2 24 (5.47%) Banking
3 19 (4.33%) Retail
4 16 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.59%) Back Office
8 5 (1.14%) Local Government
8 5 (1.14%) Publishing
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.68%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.68%) Legal
9 3 (0.68%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Front Office
10 2 (0.46%) Games
10 2 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) International Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 44 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (9.79%) Architect
3 42 (9.57%) Developer
4 39 (8.88%) Analyst
5 31 (7.06%) Support Engineer
6 30 (6.83%) Consultant
7 27 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 24 (5.47%) Desktop Support
9 19 (4.33%) Integration Developer
10 17 (3.87%) Cisco Engineer
10 17 (3.87%) Hardware Engineer
10 17 (3.87%) VMware Engineer
11 16 (3.64%) Server Engineer
11 16 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.64%) Storage Engineer
11 16 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (2.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (2.96%) Citrix Engineer
12 13 (2.96%) Support Analyst
13 11 (2.51%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.24%) XML
2 21 (4.78%) REST
3 20 (4.56%) SOAP
4 19 (4.33%) Web Services
5 18 (4.10%) Middleware
6 17 (3.87%) JSON
7 13 (2.96%) LDAP
8 12 (2.73%) .NET
9 10 (2.28%) Java EE
9 10 (2.28%) Java SE
10 9 (2.05%) XSL
11 7 (1.59%) CSS
11 7 (1.59%) HTML
12 6 (1.37%) RESTful
12 6 (1.37%) XSLT
13 5 (1.14%) Apache Camel
13 5 (1.14%) IBM Integration Bus
13 5 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (1.14%) Regular Expression
13 5 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 79 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.74%) Clustering
3 23 (5.24%) Fat Client
3 23 (5.24%) Thin Client
4 21 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.42%) Replication
8 13 (2.96%) PKI
9 12 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (2.51%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.82%) NHS
12 7 (1.59%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.37%) iPhone
14 5 (1.14%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.14%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.91%) LPAR
15 4 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 225 (51.25%) Windows
2 109 (24.83%) Windows Server
3 63 (14.35%) Windows 10
4 55 (12.53%) Windows 7
5 44 (10.02%) Linux
5 44 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (9.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (5.24%) Unix
9 15 (3.42%) Solaris
10 10 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.37%) Android
11 6 (1.37%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.14%) AIX
12 5 (1.14%) SUSE
12 5 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.14%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.91%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (20.50%) Migration
2 80 (18.22%) ITIL
3 52 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 40 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (7.74%) High Availability
6 23 (5.24%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (4.78%) Application Packaging
8 20 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (4.10%) Change Management
9 18 (4.10%) DevOps
9 18 (4.10%) Service Management
10 17 (3.87%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (3.87%) Scrum
11 16 (3.64%) Break/Fix
11 16 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (3.64%) TOGAF
12 15 (3.42%) Business Continuity
12 15 (3.42%) ITSM
13 14 (3.19%) Storage Management
14 13 (2.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.95%) PowerShell
2 47 (10.71%) SQL
3 35 (7.97%) Java
4 15 (3.42%) VB
5 13 (2.96%) VBScript
6 10 (2.28%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.28%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.05%) C#
7 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.82%) Python
9 6 (1.37%) C
10 5 (1.14%) ABAP
10 5 (1.14%) XPath
10 5 (1.14%) XQuery
11 3 (0.68%) C++
12 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (8.88%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (5.92%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.10%) MCSE
6 14 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (3.19%) Degree
7 13 (2.96%) CCA
8 10 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.82%) CCNP
10 8 (1.82%) DBS Check
10 8 (1.82%) MCSA
11 7 (1.59%) CCIE
11 7 (1.59%) RHCE
12 5 (1.14%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.14%) MCP
12 5 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.91%) CCNA
13 4 (0.91%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.19%) SLA
2 13 (2.96%) QA
3 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.68%) PMO
3 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 89 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (9.11%) Hyper-V
5 35 (7.97%) XenDesktop
6 32 (7.29%) vSphere
7 28 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (5.69%) XenApp
9 16 (3.64%) Firmware
9 16 (3.64%) XenServer
10 13 (2.96%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (2.51%) DFS Replication
12 10 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (1.14%) KVM
14 5 (1.14%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.91%) RHEV
15 4 (0.91%) Samba
15 4 (0.91%) Sendmail
15 4 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 80 (18.22%) SCCM
2 20 (4.56%) NetBackup
3 17 (3.87%) vCenter Server
4 15 (3.42%) WSUS
5 13 (2.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (2.51%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (2.28%) Ansible
7 10 (2.28%) PowerCLI
8 9 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
8 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (2.05%) SCOM
9 6 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (1.37%) Nessus
10 5 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.14%) Netcool
11 4 (0.91%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.91%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.91%) yum
Vendors
1 148 (33.71%) VMware
2 137 (31.21%) Microsoft
3 109 (24.83%) HP
4 92 (20.96%) Cisco
5 85 (19.36%) EMC
6 65 (14.81%) Citrix
7 50 (11.39%) NetApp
8 47 (10.71%) IBM
9 41 (9.34%) Oracle
10 38 (8.66%) Splunk
11 31 (7.06%) F5
12 27 (6.15%) Red Hat
13 26 (5.92%) TIBCO
14 24 (5.47%) MuleSoft
14 24 (5.47%) SAP
15 19 (4.33%) Informatica
16 18 (4.10%) Juniper
17 17 (3.87%) Apigee
17 17 (3.87%) Dell Compellent
17 17 (3.87%) Veeam