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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 422 382
Rank change year-on-year +67 -40  
Contract jobs citing Dell 229 206 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.95% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 129 124
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £184 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £356
% change year-on-year -4.41% -4.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £9.60 £13.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year -61.05% +184.09%  

Dell is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18268 21697 21985
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.77% 43.68% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11388 13383 12701
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 765 944
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Dell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 82 £375 +10.29% 28
South East +10 48 £385 +5.84% 13
East Midlands +7 24 £263 +9.37% 3
South West -5 20 £269 -18.56%
East of England +3 18 £308 +14.95% 2
West Midlands +19 15 £425 +129.72% 1
Yorkshire +16 9 £338 +50.00%
North West +21 8 £375 +41.50% 8
Midlands +8 1 £425 - 1
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 249 (57.11%) Windows
2 198 (45.41%) Active Directory
3 171 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 164 (37.61%) HP
5 162 (37.16%) VMware
6 117 (26.83%) Windows Server
7 116 (26.61%) Cisco
8 99 (22.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 90 (20.64%) DNS
10 84 (19.27%) Citrix
10 84 (19.27%) Linux
11 81 (18.58%) ITIL
11 81 (18.58%) Windows 7
12 80 (18.35%) SCCM
13 78 (17.89%) Firewall
13 78 (17.89%) Finance
14 71 (16.28%) MS Office
15 68 (15.60%) SQL Server
16 67 (15.37%) Data Centre
17 66 (15.14%) SAN
18 64 (14.68%) SQL
18 64 (14.68%) Migration
19 63 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
19 63 (14.45%) Hyper-V
20 62 (14.22%) Boomi
20 62 (14.22%) DHCP
21 60 (13.76%) Office 365
22 56 (12.84%) MS Excel
22 56 (12.84%) PowerShell
22 56 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008

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 39 (8.94%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.03%) IIS
3 25 (5.73%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (5.05%) Skype for Business
6 15 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.98%) Apache
8 10 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.29%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.06%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.69%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.69%) nginx
13 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (16.28%) MS Office
2 56 (12.84%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.61%) SAP HCM
2 6 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.46%) Endur
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.46%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.22%) Boomi
2 60 (13.76%) Office 365
3 39 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (4.36%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (3.21%) IaaS
6 14 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
7 11 (2.52%) SaaS
8 10 (2.29%) PaaS
9 7 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.61%) G Suite
9 7 (1.61%) iPaaS
10 6 (1.38%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.46%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.46%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 90 (20.64%) DNS
2 78 (17.89%) Firewall
3 66 (15.14%) SAN
4 62 (14.22%) DHCP
5 54 (12.39%) Wireless
6 50 (11.47%) LAN
7 43 (9.86%) Network Security
8 41 (9.40%) WAN
9 40 (9.17%) VPN
10 31 (7.11%) TCP/IP
11 18 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (3.90%) Internet
13 16 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (3.67%) SSL
14 15 (3.44%) NetScaler
15 14 (3.21%) iSCSI
16 13 (2.98%) LDAP
16 13 (2.98%) NAS
17 12 (2.75%) FTP
18 11 (2.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.29%) MySQL
7 8 (1.83%) MS Access
8 6 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.15%) DataStage
9 5 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.92%) Big Data
11 3 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.69%) Power BI
11 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.92%) JIRA
5 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.69%) MSI
5 3 (0.69%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (0.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.23%) Ant
7 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 78 (17.89%) Finance
2 17 (3.90%) Retail
3 13 (2.98%) Banking
3 13 (2.98%) Legal
3 13 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.06%) Law
6 8 (1.83%) Back Office
7 7 (1.61%) Games
7 7 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.38%) Electronics
9 5 (1.15%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.92%) Front Office
10 4 (0.92%) Marketing
11 2 (0.46%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (12.84%) Analyst
2 48 (11.01%) Architect
3 41 (9.40%) Support Engineer
4 40 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 37 (8.49%) Network Engineer
6 27 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (6.19%) Developer
6 27 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 24 (5.50%) Desktop Support
8 22 (5.05%) Consultant
9 20 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (4.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.13%) IT Support
11 16 (3.67%) Desktop Analyst
11 16 (3.67%) Help Desk Support
11 16 (3.67%) Windows Engineer
12 15 (3.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 15 (3.44%) IT Engineer
13 14 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (3.21%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.82%) .NET
2 17 (3.90%) Web Services
2 17 (3.90%) XML
3 14 (3.21%) SOAP
4 12 (2.75%) Middleware
4 12 (2.75%) REST
4 12 (2.75%) RESTful
5 8 (1.83%) Ajax
5 8 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (1.83%) CSS
5 8 (1.83%) HTML
5 8 (1.83%) jQuery
5 8 (1.83%) LINQ
5 8 (1.83%) LINQ to SQL
5 8 (1.83%) Regular Expression
5 8 (1.83%) WCF
6 7 (1.61%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (1.38%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (1.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.37%) Data Centre
2 46 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.88%) Management Information System
4 22 (5.05%) Smartphone
5 20 (4.59%) EMC VNX
6 19 (4.36%) Blackberry
7 17 (3.90%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.21%) Clustering
9 13 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (2.52%) EPoS
11 10 (2.29%) Fat Client
11 10 (2.29%) RSA SecurID
11 10 (2.29%) Thin Client
12 8 (1.83%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.61%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.61%) iPad
13 7 (1.61%) iPhone
14 6 (1.38%) Driving Licence
14 6 (1.38%) NHS
15 5 (1.15%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 249 (57.11%) Windows
2 117 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 84 (19.27%) Linux
4 81 (18.58%) Windows 7
5 63 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.11%) Windows 10
9 29 (6.65%) Unix
10 23 (5.28%) Android
11 21 (4.82%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.52%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.29%) Apple iOS
13 10 (2.29%) SUSE
14 9 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (2.06%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.61%) AIX
15 7 (1.61%) Solaris
16 5 (1.15%) CentOS
16 5 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.58%) ITIL
2 64 (14.68%) Migration
3 39 (8.94%) Incident Management
4 25 (5.73%) Change Management
5 23 (5.28%) DevOps
6 22 (5.05%) Information Security
7 20 (4.59%) Customer Requirements
7 20 (4.59%) Load Balancing
8 19 (4.36%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (4.36%) Capacity Planning
8 19 (4.36%) Configuration Management
8 19 (4.36%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (4.36%) Problem Management
9 18 (4.13%) Patch Management
10 17 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (3.90%) Web Filtering
11 16 (3.67%) Email Filtering
11 16 (3.67%) High Availability
12 15 (3.44%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (3.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.68%) SQL
2 56 (12.84%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.59%) VBScript
4 17 (3.90%) Java
5 15 (3.44%) Python
6 14 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.98%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.06%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.83%) C#
9 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.83%) VBA
10 6 (1.38%) Apex Code
10 6 (1.38%) Perl
11 5 (1.15%) VB
12 4 (0.92%) AWK
12 4 (0.92%) PHP
13 2 (0.46%) C
13 2 (0.46%) C++
14 1 (0.23%) Jython
14 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (5.73%) Degree
3 24 (5.50%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.36%) CCNA
4 19 (4.36%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.67%) CCNP
6 11 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.29%) SANS
8 9 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 8 (1.83%) CCSP
9 8 (1.83%) CISM
9 8 (1.83%) CISSP
9 8 (1.83%) JNCIA
9 8 (1.83%) JNCIS
10 6 (1.38%) CCDA
10 6 (1.38%) JNCIP
10 6 (1.38%) MCSE
11 5 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.88%) SLA
2 9 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 198 (45.41%) Active Directory
2 99 (22.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (14.45%) Hyper-V
4 33 (7.57%) VMware ESX
5 32 (7.34%) XenApp
6 30 (6.88%) vSphere
7 21 (4.82%) XenDesktop
8 20 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (4.36%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (3.44%) BitLocker
11 12 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (2.52%) Firmware
12 11 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
12 11 (2.52%) Xen
13 9 (2.06%) NFS
14 7 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (1.15%) KVM
15 5 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.15%) SRDF
16 4 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 80 (18.35%) SCCM
2 29 (6.65%) WSUS
3 21 (4.82%) SCOM
4 16 (3.67%) Puppet
5 12 (2.75%) vRealize
6 11 (2.52%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.06%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 9 (2.06%) SCOrch
8 8 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.38%) Foglight
9 6 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.38%) Nagios
10 5 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 4 (0.92%) NetVault Backup
11 4 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.92%) PowerCLI
11 4 (0.92%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 171 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 164 (37.61%) HP
3 162 (37.16%) VMware
4 116 (26.61%) Cisco
5 84 (19.27%) Citrix
6 48 (11.01%) EMC
7 46 (10.55%) IBM
8 40 (9.17%) Symantec
9 32 (7.34%) Apple
10 26 (5.96%) NetApp
11 25 (5.73%) Oracle
12 23 (5.28%) CheckPoint
12 23 (5.28%) Juniper
12 23 (5.28%) SAP
13 19 (4.36%) Red Hat
14 18 (4.13%) Veeam
15 17 (3.90%) Toshiba
16 16 (3.67%) Altiris
17 14 (3.21%) Sophos
18 13 (2.98%) Brocade
City, London
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
West End
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £11 to £12 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £14 - £22 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago