Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 280 407 503
Rank change year-on-year +127 +96 -53
Contract jobs citing Dell 496 541 422
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.61% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 1.43% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 351 280
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £173 £152
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £325
% change year-on-year -2.86% +34.62% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 36
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +29.58% -4.05%
10th Percentile £14.38 £14.81 £13.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £40.44
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -5.41%

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 24,381 37,828 38,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.91% 42.52% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,863 23,835 24,361
Median daily rate £450 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £643 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,089 1,279 1,323
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.60 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +0.63%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.92 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% +4.35%

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020. 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 +108 173 £360 -19.10% 34
South East +46 99 £445 +11.25% 27
Midlands +110 97 £500 +17.65% 20
North of England +56 70 £325 -43.48% 27
West Midlands +90 61 £523 +49.29% 16
North West +40 50 £200 -65.22% 7
East Midlands +47 35 £175 -63.64% 4
South West +16 34 £350 -44.00% 10
Yorkshire +62 19 £550 +46.67% 16
East of England +41 19 £300 -31.43% 13
North East +14 1 £114 -80.09% 4
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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.

1 227 (45.77%) Windows
2 173 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 151 (30.44%) VMware
4 150 (30.24%) HP
5 129 (26.01%) Security Cleared
6 112 (22.58%) Cisco
7 110 (22.18%) Windows 10
8 104 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 102 (20.56%) Active Directory
9 102 (20.56%) Boomi
10 95 (19.15%) Data Centre
11 90 (18.15%) Linux
12 83 (16.73%) Windows Server
13 78 (15.73%) ITIL
13 78 (15.73%) EMC
14 77 (15.52%) Firewall
15 76 (15.32%) SCCM
16 74 (14.92%) Windows 7
17 72 (14.52%) Oracle
18 69 (13.91%) Azure
19 64 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 64 (12.90%) LAN
19 64 (12.90%) Citrix
20 63 (12.70%) DHCP
21 61 (12.30%) Office 365
21 61 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
22 60 (12.10%) SC Cleared
23 59 (11.90%) DV Cleared
24 56 (11.29%) DNS
24 56 (11.29%) Hyper-V

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 35 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (3.02%) Skype for Business
4 15 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.62%) IIS
7 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.21%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.01%) JBoss
9 5 (1.01%) Mattermost
9 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Fuse
10 2 (0.40%) Apache
10 2 (0.40%) Confluence
10 2 (0.40%) Mule
10 2 (0.40%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 39 (7.86%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.02%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Lawson
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.40%) Shopify
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.20%) Unica
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 102 (20.56%) Boomi
2 69 (13.91%) Azure
3 61 (12.30%) Office 365
4 47 (9.48%) AWS
5 23 (4.64%) SaaS
6 16 (3.23%) PaaS
7 15 (3.02%) IaaS
8 12 (2.42%) GCP
9 9 (1.81%) Apigee
9 9 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (1.21%) iPaaS
12 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.01%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.81%) GitHub
14 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.20%) Power Platform
14 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.52%) Firewall
2 64 (12.90%) LAN
3 63 (12.70%) DHCP
4 56 (11.29%) DNS
5 55 (11.09%) SAN
6 46 (9.27%) WAN
7 39 (7.86%) TCP/IP
8 34 (6.85%) VPN
9 29 (5.85%) BGP
10 26 (5.24%) OSPF
11 25 (5.04%) EIGRP
12 24 (4.84%) Cisco ISE
12 24 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 23 (4.64%) DMVPN
14 21 (4.23%) VoIP
15 20 (4.03%) NetScaler
16 19 (3.83%) NAS
16 19 (3.83%) VLAN
17 18 (3.63%) Unified Communications
18 15 (3.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.83%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.21%) MySQL
6 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.81%) MS Access
8 3 (0.60%) Big Data
8 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.20%) DataStage
10 1 (0.20%) OLTP
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.20%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.20%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (3.02%) Eclipse
2 10 (2.02%) JIRA
3 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.81%) GitLab
3 4 (0.81%) Hudson
3 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.40%) Protractor
5 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.20%) ER Studio
6 1 (0.20%) ERwin
6 1 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.20%) TestRail
General
1 51 (10.28%) Telecoms
2 46 (9.27%) Finance
3 44 (8.87%) Retail
4 43 (8.67%) Banking
5 27 (5.44%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.61%) Local Government
6 8 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
9 3 (0.60%) Electronics
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Military
10 2 (0.40%) Police
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (10.69%) Architect
3 37 (7.46%) Network Engineer
4 35 (7.06%) Deployment Engineer
5 33 (6.65%) Build Engineer
6 27 (5.44%) Developer
7 22 (4.44%) Analyst
8 21 (4.23%) Desktop Support
8 21 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 20 (4.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 20 (4.03%) IT Engineer
9 20 (4.03%) Storage Engineer
9 20 (4.03%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (3.83%) Author
10 19 (3.83%) Technical Author
11 17 (3.43%) Support Technician
12 15 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (3.02%) IT Support
13 14 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (2.82%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.27%) XML
2 40 (8.06%) REST
3 39 (7.86%) JSON
4 36 (7.26%) SOAP
5 34 (6.85%) Web Services
6 19 (3.83%) XSD
7 17 (3.43%) XSL
8 12 (2.42%) 802.1X
9 11 (2.22%) XSLT
10 9 (1.81%) .NET
10 9 (1.81%) Middleware
11 8 (1.61%) EDI
11 8 (1.61%) Kafka
11 8 (1.61%) Node.js
12 7 (1.41%) Apache Camel
13 6 (1.21%) HTML
13 6 (1.21%) WSDL
14 5 (1.01%) CSS
14 5 (1.01%) IBM Integration Bus
14 5 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 95 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 43 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.65%) User Experience
4 31 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 27 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (4.84%) Clustering
7 20 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.82%) PKI
9 12 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.42%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.02%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (1.61%) Fat Client
11 8 (1.61%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.21%) Fibre Optics
12 6 (1.21%) Replication
12 6 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.01%) FMCG
13 5 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 227 (45.77%) Windows
2 110 (22.18%) Windows 10
3 90 (18.15%) Linux
4 83 (16.73%) Windows Server
5 74 (14.92%) Windows 7
6 61 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (8.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 32 (6.45%) Unix
9 27 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (3.63%) Android
10 18 (3.63%) Apple iOS
11 16 (3.23%) Windows 8
12 14 (2.82%) Mac OS X
13 13 (2.62%) VMS
14 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (1.21%) CentOS
16 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2019
17 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (15.73%) ITIL
2 64 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 47 (9.48%) Break/Fix
3 47 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (9.07%) Migration
5 43 (8.67%) ITSM
6 42 (8.47%) SOA
7 40 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (7.06%) Service Management
9 31 (6.25%) Change Management
10 27 (5.44%) Workflow
11 25 (5.04%) DevOps
12 23 (4.64%) Incident Management
12 23 (4.64%) Problem Management
13 20 (4.03%) Configuration Management
13 20 (4.03%) Project Delivery
13 20 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (3.83%) Application Virtualisation
15 18 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (3.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 54 (10.89%) SQL
2 49 (9.88%) PowerShell
3 39 (7.86%) Java
4 36 (7.26%) Python
5 21 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.43%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.43%) XPath
7 16 (3.23%) XQuery
8 13 (2.62%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.21%) Perl
10 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.01%) C
11 3 (0.60%) VBScript
12 2 (0.40%) C#
12 2 (0.40%) Go
12 2 (0.40%) Groovy
12 2 (0.40%) PHP
12 2 (0.40%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.20%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 129 (26.01%) Security Cleared
2 60 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 59 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 39 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (6.65%) Degree
6 27 (5.44%) CCNA
7 25 (5.04%) CCNP
8 22 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (4.03%) MCSE
10 17 (3.43%) CCIE
10 17 (3.43%) Dell Certification
11 15 (3.02%) A+ Certification
11 15 (3.02%) CCDA
11 15 (3.02%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 12 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.22%) CCDP
14 8 (1.61%) CCIE Collaboration
14 8 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
15 7 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.84%) QA
2 18 (3.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) COBIT
4 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 104 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (20.56%) Active Directory
3 56 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 44 (8.87%) VMware ESXi
5 38 (7.66%) XenApp
6 37 (7.46%) vSphere
7 26 (5.24%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (4.84%) XenDesktop
9 19 (3.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (3.23%) DFS Replication
10 16 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 12 (2.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 11 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.81%) VMware NSX
14 7 (1.41%) BitLocker
15 5 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.01%) vCloud
16 4 (0.81%) Docker
16 4 (0.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 76 (15.32%) SCCM
2 27 (5.44%) SCOM
3 23 (4.64%) NetBackup
4 21 (4.23%) vCenter Server
5 18 (3.63%) WSUS
6 17 (3.43%) vRealize
7 16 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
7 16 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (2.62%) AirWatch
10 12 (2.42%) Ansible
10 12 (2.42%) SCSM
11 11 (2.22%) SCVMM
12 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 10 (2.02%) Puppet
12 10 (2.02%) SCDPM
13 9 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (1.61%) Backup Exec
15 7 (1.41%) SnapMirror
15 7 (1.41%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 173 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 151 (30.44%) VMware
3 150 (30.24%) HP
4 112 (22.58%) Cisco
5 78 (15.73%) EMC
6 72 (14.52%) Oracle
7 64 (12.90%) Citrix
8 53 (10.69%) NetApp
9 49 (9.88%) Juniper
10 39 (7.86%) SolarWinds
11 31 (6.25%) MuleSoft
12 30 (6.05%) SAP
12 30 (6.05%) Splunk
13 27 (5.44%) Red Hat
14 23 (4.64%) IBM
15 20 (4.03%) Veeam
16 17 (3.43%) Remedy
17 16 (3.23%) Brocade
17 16 (3.23%) Isilon
18 14 (2.82%) Veritas