Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 419 467 422
Rank change year-on-year +48 -45 +42
Contract jobs citing Dell 503 410 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.05% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 246 313
England median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £175 £140 £200
90th Percentile £638 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £423 £328 £350
% change year-on-year +29.01% -6.43% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 33
England median hourly rate £18.35 £16.81 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.19% -9.16% +19.35%
10th Percentile £12.78 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.09 £39.80 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £16.90 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.01% -6.10% +16.13%

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 38,528 39,011 40,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.27% 42.25% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,179 24,839 25,073
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £258 £240 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,383 1,264 1,480
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +1.77% -1.80%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £45.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -5 168 £420 +15.07% 45
South East +53 141 £409 +23.86% 34
North of England +45 89 £550 +67.94% 34
North West +44 64 £563 +100.89% 19
South West -12 43 £625 +96.08% 19
Midlands -15 38 £440 +76.00% 22
West Midlands -21 24 £338 +26.17% 17
East of England -4 22 £425 +41.67% 6
Yorkshire -9 19 £315 -37.00% 15
East Midlands +8 14 £500 +122.22% 5
North East -4 6 £575 +310.71%
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 231 (45.92%) Windows
2 195 (38.77%) VMware
3 154 (30.62%) Microsoft
4 153 (30.42%) Boomi
5 133 (26.44%) Active Directory
6 126 (25.05%) Windows Server
7 118 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 116 (23.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 105 (20.87%) Office 365
10 103 (20.48%) Cisco
11 96 (19.09%) HP
12 95 (18.89%) Citrix
13 93 (18.49%) EMC
14 84 (16.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 82 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
16 80 (15.90%) Firewall
17 75 (14.91%) Migration
18 74 (14.71%) DNS
18 74 (14.71%) Windows 10
19 73 (14.51%) Linux
19 73 (14.51%) SQL
20 72 (14.31%) Finance
21 71 (14.12%) SCCM
22 66 (13.12%) XenDesktop
22 66 (13.12%) Data Centre
22 66 (13.12%) SAN
23 58 (11.53%) ITIL
24 57 (11.33%) DHCP
25 56 (11.13%) Security Cleared
26 55 (10.93%) PowerShell

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 52 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 39 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (3.58%) Skype for Business
5 15 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.98%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.99%) CMS
7 10 (1.99%) IIS
8 9 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (1.59%) Drupal
10 7 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.19%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.99%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.80%) Apache
13 4 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.80%) JBoss
14 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (7.36%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) HipChat
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) HFM
2 5 (0.99%) Maximo
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.80%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.40%) Eikon
5 2 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 153 (30.42%) Boomi
2 116 (23.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (20.87%) Office 365
4 48 (9.54%) IaaS
5 47 (9.34%) PaaS
6 45 (8.95%) SaaS
7 28 (5.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (3.98%) iPaaS
10 10 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (1.99%) Yammer
11 8 (1.59%) Apigee
11 8 (1.59%) AtomSphere
12 4 (0.80%) G Suite
13 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.40%) Mimecast
15 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.90%) Firewall
2 74 (14.71%) DNS
3 66 (13.12%) SAN
4 57 (11.33%) DHCP
5 44 (8.75%) VLAN
6 42 (8.35%) TCP/IP
7 37 (7.36%) WAN
8 35 (6.96%) VSAN
9 34 (6.76%) iSCSI
9 34 (6.76%) NetScaler
10 33 (6.56%) LAN
11 30 (5.96%) VPN
12 24 (4.77%) Skype
13 22 (4.37%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (3.58%) Network Security
15 17 (3.38%) NAS
16 14 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (2.58%) Wireless
17 13 (2.58%) Wireshark
18 12 (2.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.39%) SQLPlus
3 5 (0.99%) DB2
3 5 (0.99%) MySQL
3 5 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.80%) MariaDB
4 4 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (0.60%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.40%) Big Data
6 2 (0.40%) Power BI
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.59%) Selenium
2 5 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.99%) JMeter
2 5 (0.99%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.80%) JIRA
4 3 (0.60%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.60%) Subversion
4 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.20%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.20%) MSI
6 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 72 (14.31%) Finance
2 19 (3.78%) Banking
3 17 (3.38%) Retail
3 17 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.59%) Electronics
7 7 (1.39%) Back Office
7 7 (1.39%) Billing
8 6 (1.19%) Law
9 5 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.99%) Marketing
10 3 (0.60%) Local Government
10 3 (0.60%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.40%) French Language
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
11 2 (0.40%) German Language
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (18.89%) Architect
2 60 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (9.15%) Consultant
4 40 (7.95%) Developer
5 35 (6.96%) Technical Architect
6 31 (6.16%) Analyst
7 27 (5.37%) Support Engineer
8 25 (4.97%) VMware Engineer
9 19 (3.78%) Integration Architect
9 19 (3.78%) Lead Architect
9 19 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (3.58%) Technical Leader
10 18 (3.58%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (3.18%) Integration Developer
11 16 (3.18%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (3.18%) Technical Support
12 14 (2.78%) Network Engineer
12 14 (2.78%) Senior Architect
12 14 (2.78%) Senior Technical Architect
13 13 (2.58%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.74%) JSON
2 48 (9.54%) XML
3 41 (8.15%) Web Services
4 28 (5.57%) SOAP
5 22 (4.37%) Middleware
6 16 (3.18%) Node.js
6 16 (3.18%) REST
7 14 (2.78%) HTML
8 13 (2.58%) .NET
9 12 (2.39%) SAP PI
10 10 (1.99%) IDoc
10 10 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (1.79%) XSLT
12 8 (1.59%) RESTful
12 8 (1.59%) WSDL
13 7 (1.39%) CSS
13 7 (1.39%) SAP XI
13 7 (1.39%) XSL
14 5 (0.99%) Apache FOP
14 5 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.12%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.96%) Clustering
3 26 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.37%) PKI
5 19 (3.78%) EMC VNX
5 19 (3.78%) Fat Client
5 19 (3.78%) Thin Client
6 16 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (2.78%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.19%) EMC VMAX
8 11 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.79%) Replication
10 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.39%) User Experience
12 6 (1.19%) iPhone
12 6 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.19%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 231 (45.92%) Windows
2 126 (25.05%) Windows Server
3 74 (14.71%) Windows 10
4 73 (14.51%) Linux
5 47 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (9.15%) Windows 7
7 45 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (6.16%) Unix
9 30 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (5.17%) Solaris
11 11 (2.19%) AIX
11 11 (2.19%) Android
12 10 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.59%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.39%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.99%) SUSE
16 4 (0.80%) CentOS
17 3 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 82 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (14.91%) Migration
4 58 (11.53%) ITIL
5 41 (8.15%) B2C
6 40 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (7.36%) DevOps
8 32 (6.36%) High Availability
9 30 (5.96%) SOA
10 29 (5.77%) Application Packaging
11 28 (5.57%) CRM
11 28 (5.57%) TOGAF
12 27 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (5.17%) Data Management
14 25 (4.97%) Change Management
15 21 (4.17%) ERP
15 21 (4.17%) Microservices
16 19 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (3.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 73 (14.51%) SQL
2 55 (10.93%) PowerShell
3 28 (5.57%) Java
4 20 (3.98%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.58%) Perl
5 18 (3.58%) Python
6 17 (3.38%) Bash Shell
7 16 (3.18%) C#
8 10 (1.99%) ABAP
8 10 (1.99%) PHP
9 9 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.39%) VBA
11 5 (0.99%) C
11 5 (0.99%) VBScript
12 3 (0.60%) Groovy
12 3 (0.60%) Korn
12 3 (0.60%) R
13 2 (0.40%) VB
14 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (11.13%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.77%) Degree
4 28 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (4.17%) CCNA
7 19 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (3.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (2.98%) CCNP
10 13 (2.58%) MCSE
11 12 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (2.19%) CCA
13 9 (1.79%) VCAP
13 9 (1.79%) VCDX
14 7 (1.39%) A+ Certification
15 5 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
15 5 (0.99%) MCSA
16 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.80%) MCDST
16 4 (0.80%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.17%) QA
2 18 (3.58%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.60%) PMO
4 2 (0.40%) COBIT
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) NIST 800
4 2 (0.40%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.20%) PSD2
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 133 (26.44%) Active Directory
2 118 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (13.12%) XenDesktop
4 53 (10.54%) vSphere
5 49 (9.74%) Hyper-V
5 49 (9.74%) VMware ESXi
6 44 (8.75%) XenApp
7 22 (4.37%) XenServer
8 21 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (3.18%) VMware NSX
10 15 (2.98%) NFS
10 15 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (1.79%) DFS Replication
13 7 (1.39%) BitLocker
14 5 (0.99%) KVM
14 5 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.80%) BIND 9
15 4 (0.80%) Postfix
15 4 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 71 (14.12%) SCCM
2 20 (3.98%) Failover Clustering
2 20 (3.98%) vCenter Server
3 17 (3.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (3.18%) vRealize
5 15 (2.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 15 (2.98%) NetBackup
5 15 (2.98%) PowerCLI
6 12 (2.39%) Netcool
6 12 (2.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 9 (1.79%) AirWatch
7 9 (1.79%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (1.79%) SCOM
7 9 (1.79%) WSUS
8 7 (1.39%) Ansible
8 7 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.39%) FortiGate
8 7 (1.39%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 195 (38.77%) VMware
2 154 (30.62%) Microsoft
3 103 (20.48%) Cisco
4 96 (19.09%) HP
5 95 (18.89%) Citrix
6 93 (18.49%) EMC
7 44 (8.75%) Oracle
8 38 (7.55%) SAP
9 31 (6.16%) IBM
10 30 (5.96%) Juniper
11 27 (5.37%) NetApp
12 24 (4.77%) Dell Compellent
12 24 (4.77%) MuleSoft
12 24 (4.77%) Sun
13 22 (4.37%) Red Hat
14 19 (3.78%) McAfee
15 18 (3.58%) CheckPoint
16 16 (3.18%) Avaya
17 15 (2.98%) Isilon
17 15 (2.98%) TIBCO