Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 465 492
Rank change year-on-year +141 +27 -50
Contract jobs citing Dell 561 447 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.73% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.12% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 270 222
England median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -10.96%
10th Percentile £150 £155 £140
90th Percentile £589 £588 £560
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 42 60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -0.33% -9.16%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.75 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.75 £46.58 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.79% -6.64%

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 33,198 39,945 40,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.41% 42.30% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,013 25,100 25,061
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £240 £253 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,295 1,499 1,340
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.66
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £45.03
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +11.43% +0.72% +5.30%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +107 216 £400 -3.03% 50
South East +55 126 £375 -6.25% 38
North of England +46 89 £301 -40.49% 34
North West +22 57 £160 -69.88% 20
South West +28 47 £363 +38.36% 14
Midlands +61 44 £306 -12.50% 18
Yorkshire +29 31 £375 -4.76% 14
East of England +34 28 £400 +14.29% 7
West Midlands +36 26 £365 +12.31% 13
East Midlands +35 18 £150 -57.14% 5
North East +19 1 £450 -
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 256 (45.63%) Windows
2 197 (35.12%) VMware
3 187 (33.33%) Cisco
3 187 (33.33%) HP
4 173 (30.84%) Microsoft
5 150 (26.74%) Windows 10
6 148 (26.38%) Active Directory
7 126 (22.46%) EMC
8 122 (21.75%) ITIL
9 115 (20.50%) Data Centre
10 99 (17.65%) Windows Server
10 99 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 98 (17.47%) NetApp
12 97 (17.29%) Boomi
13 94 (16.76%) Office 365
14 92 (16.40%) Security Cleared
15 89 (15.86%) Windows 7
16 85 (15.15%) Finance
17 78 (13.90%) Azure
18 76 (13.55%) Linux
19 75 (13.37%) Citrix
19 75 (13.37%) Firewall
20 72 (12.83%) DNS
21 70 (12.48%) DHCP
22 69 (12.30%) SC Cleared
23 67 (11.94%) SAN
24 66 (11.76%) SCCM
25 58 (10.34%) Migration
26 57 (10.16%) PowerShell
26 57 (10.16%) AWS

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 33 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 31 (5.53%) MS Exchange
2 31 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.21%) IIS
4 13 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.78%) Mattermost
6 10 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.25%) Apache
8 6 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.53%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.53%) Mule
9 3 (0.53%) Sonic ESB
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 47 (8.38%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (6.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.78%) NetSuite
2 8 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.07%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.71%) SAP HCM
4 4 (0.71%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.71%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.36%) Shopify
5 2 (0.36%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) Maximo
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 97 (17.29%) Boomi
2 94 (16.76%) Office 365
3 78 (13.90%) Azure
4 57 (10.16%) AWS
5 30 (5.35%) SaaS
6 27 (4.81%) PaaS
7 24 (4.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 21 (3.74%) IaaS
9 13 (2.32%) iPaaS
10 8 (1.43%) AtomSphere
10 8 (1.43%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.25%) Mimecast
12 6 (1.07%) Force.com
12 6 (1.07%) GCP
12 6 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
14 4 (0.71%) G Suite
14 4 (0.71%) GitHub
14 4 (0.71%) Serverless
15 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (13.37%) Firewall
2 72 (12.83%) DNS
3 70 (12.48%) DHCP
4 67 (11.94%) SAN
5 53 (9.45%) LAN
6 44 (7.84%) TCP/IP
7 41 (7.31%) WAN
8 37 (6.60%) VPN
9 34 (6.06%) Skype
10 33 (5.88%) NetScaler
11 31 (5.53%) Wireless
12 22 (3.92%) VLAN
13 18 (3.21%) NAS
14 17 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (2.85%) Network Security
16 15 (2.67%) HTTP
17 12 (2.14%) iSCSI
18 10 (1.78%) Unified Communications
18 10 (1.78%) VoIP
19 9 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.39%) MySQL
3 11 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (1.60%) Big Data
5 6 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (0.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (1.78%) Jenkins
1 10 (1.78%) JIRA
2 7 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.53%) GitLab
5 2 (0.36%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.36%) Protractor
5 2 (0.36%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.36%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.18%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.18%) ERwin
6 1 (0.18%) JUnit
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 85 (15.15%) Finance
2 56 (9.98%) Telecoms
3 48 (8.56%) Banking
4 43 (7.66%) Retail
5 24 (4.28%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.89%) Legal
8 5 (0.89%) Marketing
9 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.53%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (16.76%) Architect
2 44 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (6.77%) Network Engineer
4 35 (6.24%) Consultant
5 33 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 31 (5.53%) Build Engineer
6 31 (5.53%) Windows Engineer
7 28 (4.99%) Analyst
8 26 (4.63%) Deployment Engineer
8 26 (4.63%) Desktop Support
9 24 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (3.57%) Administrator
12 19 (3.39%) Developer
13 18 (3.21%) Server Engineer
14 17 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
14 17 (3.03%) Integration Architect
15 16 (2.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 15 (2.67%) Storage Engineer
17 13 (2.32%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.56%) Web Services
2 28 (4.99%) XML
3 21 (3.74%) JSON
4 19 (3.39%) REST
5 18 (3.21%) .NET
6 17 (3.03%) SOAP
7 13 (2.32%) Kafka
8 12 (2.14%) EDI
8 12 (2.14%) Node.js
9 11 (1.96%) 802.1X
10 10 (1.78%) SAML
11 9 (1.60%) LDAP
12 7 (1.25%) WSDL
12 7 (1.25%) XSLT
13 6 (1.07%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.07%) Django
13 6 (1.07%) jQuery
13 6 (1.07%) OAuth
13 6 (1.07%) OpenID
13 6 (1.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.50%) Data Centre
2 39 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 28 (4.99%) User Experience
5 22 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (3.74%) Clustering
7 19 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
8 16 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.85%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.32%) Public Cloud
10 12 (2.14%) PKI
11 11 (1.96%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.60%) CMDB
12 9 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (1.60%) Replication
13 7 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (1.25%) EMC VNX
13 7 (1.25%) Fibre Optics
13 7 (1.25%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.07%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 256 (45.63%) Windows
2 150 (26.74%) Windows 10
3 99 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 89 (15.86%) Windows 7
5 76 (13.55%) Linux
6 53 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (6.95%) Unix
9 18 (3.21%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.85%) Android
11 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (1.78%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.78%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.60%) VMS
14 8 (1.43%) Solaris
15 7 (1.25%) SUSE
16 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.89%) CentOS
17 5 (0.89%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (21.75%) ITIL
2 58 (10.34%) Migration
3 54 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 46 (8.20%) DevOps
6 40 (7.13%) Break/Fix
6 40 (7.13%) ITSM
7 37 (6.60%) Workflow
8 36 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
9 34 (6.06%) Change Management
10 28 (4.99%) High Availability
10 28 (4.99%) SOA
11 26 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (4.63%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.46%) Data Protection
13 24 (4.28%) Service Management
14 23 (4.10%) Business Continuity
14 23 (4.10%) Microservices
15 22 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (10.16%) PowerShell
2 46 (8.20%) SQL
3 19 (3.39%) Java
4 12 (2.14%) Python
5 11 (1.96%) C#
6 7 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.07%) Perl
7 6 (1.07%) VBA
8 5 (0.89%) ActionScript
8 5 (0.89%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (0.89%) Go
9 4 (0.71%) C
9 4 (0.71%) Ruby
10 3 (0.53%) VBScript
11 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.36%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.36%) XPath
12 1 (0.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 92 (16.40%) Security Cleared
2 69 (12.30%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (5.53%) Degree
5 28 (4.99%) CCNA
6 26 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.74%) MCSE
8 20 (3.57%) CCNP
9 16 (2.85%) Dell Certification
10 15 (2.67%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.96%) A+ Certification
13 8 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.25%) CCDA
14 7 (1.25%) JNCIA
14 7 (1.25%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.25%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.07%) MCP
15 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.88%) SLA
2 11 (1.96%) QA
3 8 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) COBIT
5 2 (0.36%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 148 (26.38%) Active Directory
2 99 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (9.27%) Hyper-V
4 46 (8.20%) vSphere
5 36 (6.42%) XenApp
6 34 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 34 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 19 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (2.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (2.14%) Firmware
10 11 (1.96%) Docker
10 11 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.96%) VMware NSX
11 9 (1.60%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 9 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.25%) BitLocker
13 7 (1.25%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.89%) vCloud
15 4 (0.71%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 66 (11.76%) SCCM
2 26 (4.63%) Ansible
3 19 (3.39%) WSUS
4 18 (3.21%) SCOM
5 17 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (2.85%) NetBackup
7 15 (2.67%) Backup Exec
8 14 (2.50%) vCenter Server
9 12 (2.14%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (2.14%) Kubernetes
9 12 (2.14%) Puppet
10 11 (1.96%) SCVMM
11 9 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 9 (1.60%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (1.43%) Nagios
12 8 (1.43%) Nessus
12 8 (1.43%) SCSM
13 7 (1.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 197 (35.12%) VMware
2 187 (33.33%) Cisco
2 187 (33.33%) HP
3 173 (30.84%) Microsoft
4 126 (22.46%) EMC
5 98 (17.47%) NetApp
6 75 (13.37%) Citrix
7 42 (7.49%) IBM
7 42 (7.49%) MuleSoft
8 26 (4.63%) Juniper
9 23 (4.10%) Oracle
10 20 (3.57%) Apple
10 20 (3.57%) Palo Alto
10 20 (3.57%) Veeam
11 19 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (3.39%) Sophos
12 18 (3.21%) Sun
13 16 (2.85%) Hitachi
13 16 (2.85%) Remedy
13 16 (2.85%) SAP