Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 462 490 440
Rank change year-on-year +28 -50 +3
Contract jobs citing Dell 446 371 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.94% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 191 368
England median daily rate £385 £325 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -10.65% +0.34%
10th Percentile £150 £140 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £378 £335 £363
% change year-on-year +12.69% -7.59% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.40 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.69% -8.88% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.68
90th Percentile £45.63 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.81 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.39% -3.97% +10.34%

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 39,573 39,434 44,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.00% 43.13% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,783 24,550 27,421
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £630 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,485 1,273 1,556
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.90 £44.25
UK median hourly rate £17.42 £17.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.47% +2.28% -2.23%

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 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +12 177 £375 -8.54% 48
South East +38 105 £380 -5.00% 28
North of England +14 78 £425 +51.79% 22
North West 0 39 £513 +99.03% 15
East of England +11 38 £381 +27.08% 14
Yorkshire +6 37 £386 -0.32% 6
Midlands -26 32 £350 +35.92% 16
West Midlands -22 25 £215 -17.31% 13
South West -37 12 £262 +10.32% 20
East Midlands -13 7 £450 +78.22% 3
North East +4 2 - - 1
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 232 (52.02%) Windows
2 148 (33.18%) VMware
3 145 (32.51%) Microsoft
4 139 (31.17%) Active Directory
5 102 (22.87%) Windows Server
6 100 (22.42%) Boomi
6 100 (22.42%) HP
7 86 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 81 (18.16%) Windows 10
8 81 (18.16%) SCCM
9 80 (17.94%) Migration
9 80 (17.94%) Office 365
10 77 (17.26%) EMC
11 75 (16.82%) Cisco
11 75 (16.82%) Citrix
12 74 (16.59%) Data Centre
13 68 (15.25%) ITIL
14 65 (14.57%) DNS
15 63 (14.13%) Windows 7
16 61 (13.68%) Finance
17 60 (13.45%) PowerShell
18 59 (13.23%) SAN
19 57 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
20 53 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
20 53 (11.88%) Firewall
21 51 (11.43%) DHCP
22 50 (11.21%) XenDesktop
23 49 (10.99%) SQL
23 49 (10.99%) Oracle
24 48 (10.76%) MS Exchange

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 48 (10.76%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.05%) Skype for Business
3 26 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.02%) Anypoint
6 9 (2.02%) IIS
7 8 (1.79%) CMS
7 8 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (1.57%) JBoss
9 6 (1.35%) Drupal
9 6 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) Apache
11 2 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.67%) Eikon
2 3 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.22%) Maximo
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 100 (22.42%) Boomi
2 80 (17.94%) Office 365
3 57 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (4.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (4.93%) PaaS
6 21 (4.71%) iPaaS
7 18 (4.04%) Apigee
8 16 (3.59%) IaaS
9 14 (3.14%) SaaS
10 8 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (1.79%) Yammer
11 5 (1.12%) AtomSphere
12 4 (0.90%) G Suite
12 4 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 65 (14.57%) DNS
2 59 (13.23%) SAN
3 53 (11.88%) Firewall
4 51 (11.43%) DHCP
5 35 (7.85%) TCP/IP
6 30 (6.73%) VLAN
7 28 (6.28%) NAS
7 28 (6.28%) VPN
8 24 (5.38%) iSCSI
8 24 (5.38%) WAN
9 23 (5.16%) Skype
10 21 (4.71%) LAN
11 19 (4.26%) NetScaler
12 17 (3.81%) VSAN
13 14 (3.14%) SNMP
14 12 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (2.47%) Internet
16 10 (2.24%) VoIP
17 9 (2.02%) DMARC
17 9 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.02%) SQLPlus
3 3 (0.67%) Big Data
3 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.67%) DB2
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.45%) MySQL
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.45%) Power BI
4 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.22%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.90%) Subversion
2 4 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.67%) JIRA
3 3 (0.67%) MSI
4 2 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 61 (13.68%) Finance
2 24 (5.38%) Banking
3 18 (4.04%) Retail
4 16 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.69%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.90%) Back Office
7 4 (0.90%) Law
7 4 (0.90%) Publishing
8 3 (0.67%) Billing
8 3 (0.67%) Electronics
8 3 (0.67%) Front Office
8 3 (0.67%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 3 (0.67%) Local Government
8 3 (0.67%) Marketing
9 2 (0.45%) Danish Language
9 2 (0.45%) French Language
9 2 (0.45%) German Language
9 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (11.66%) Developer
2 41 (9.19%) Consultant
3 40 (8.97%) Architect
4 36 (8.07%) Analyst
4 36 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (5.83%) Desktop Support
6 25 (5.61%) VMware Engineer
7 24 (5.38%) Support Engineer
8 23 (5.16%) Integration Developer
9 17 (3.81%) Citrix Engineer
9 17 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.36%) IT Support
11 14 (3.14%) Server Engineer
11 14 (3.14%) Support Analyst
12 13 (2.91%) Network Engineer
12 13 (2.91%) Storage Engineer
12 13 (2.91%) Windows Engineer
13 11 (2.47%) Designer
13 11 (2.47%) Desktop Engineer
13 11 (2.47%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.73%) XML
2 26 (5.83%) SOAP
3 24 (5.38%) Web Services
4 22 (4.93%) JSON
4 22 (4.93%) Middleware
5 19 (4.26%) REST
6 14 (3.14%) .NET
7 11 (2.47%) HTML
7 11 (2.47%) LDAP
7 11 (2.47%) XSLT
8 10 (2.24%) XSL
9 9 (2.02%) CSS
10 8 (1.79%) Java EE
10 8 (1.79%) Java SE
10 8 (1.79%) Node.js
11 7 (1.57%) Apache Camel
11 7 (1.57%) IBM Integration Bus
11 7 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (1.35%) SAP PI
12 6 (1.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.59%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.50%) Clustering
3 22 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.26%) Fat Client
4 19 (4.26%) Thin Client
5 16 (3.59%) EMC VNX
6 14 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.14%) Replication
7 13 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 12 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.24%) PKI
10 9 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.02%) EMC VMAX
11 7 (1.57%) iPhone
11 7 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.35%) NHS
13 5 (1.12%) AS400
13 5 (1.12%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 232 (52.02%) Windows
2 102 (22.87%) Windows Server
3 81 (18.16%) Windows 10
4 63 (14.13%) Windows 7
5 46 (10.31%) Linux
6 43 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (6.28%) Unix
9 27 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (4.93%) Solaris
11 13 (2.91%) Android
12 11 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.02%) AIX
14 7 (1.57%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.35%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.12%) SUSE
16 5 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.12%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.94%) Migration
2 68 (15.25%) ITIL
3 47 (10.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 39 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (7.62%) High Availability
6 30 (6.73%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (4.71%) Application Packaging
8 20 (4.48%) Break/Fix
8 20 (4.48%) ITSM
9 19 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (4.04%) Service Management
11 17 (3.81%) TOGAF
12 16 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (3.59%) Change Management
12 16 (3.59%) DevOps
12 16 (3.59%) Scrum
12 16 (3.59%) Storage Management
13 15 (3.36%) Microservices
13 15 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (13.45%) PowerShell
2 49 (10.99%) SQL
3 35 (7.85%) Java
4 16 (3.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.14%) VB
6 13 (2.91%) C#
6 13 (2.91%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.47%) Perl
8 10 (2.24%) VBScript
9 9 (2.02%) Python
10 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.12%) ABAP
12 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.90%) C
12 4 (0.90%) PHP
13 3 (0.67%) C++
13 3 (0.67%) VBA
14 2 (0.45%) Korn
14 2 (0.45%) XPath
14 2 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.71%) MCSE
5 20 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (3.81%) Degree
7 15 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.69%) CCNA
8 12 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (2.24%) CCA
10 9 (2.02%) VCAP
10 9 (2.02%) VCDX
11 8 (1.79%) CCNP
11 8 (1.79%) DBS Check
11 8 (1.79%) MCSA
12 7 (1.57%) RHCE
13 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.90%) RHCSA
14 4 (0.90%) RHCVA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.81%) QA
2 11 (2.47%) SLA
3 3 (0.67%) PMO
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) NIST 800
System Software
1 139 (31.17%) Active Directory
2 86 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
4 50 (11.21%) XenDesktop
5 41 (9.19%) vSphere
6 40 (8.97%) Hyper-V
7 23 (5.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (4.93%) XenApp
9 13 (2.91%) XenServer
10 12 (2.69%) Firmware
11 8 (1.79%) DFS Replication
12 7 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.35%) KVM
14 4 (0.90%) RHEV
14 4 (0.90%) Samba
14 4 (0.90%) Sendmail
14 4 (0.90%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.90%) Veritas File System
14 4 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 81 (18.16%) SCCM
2 23 (5.16%) NetBackup
3 19 (4.26%) vCenter Server
4 13 (2.91%) Failover Clustering
4 13 (2.91%) WSUS
5 12 (2.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (2.69%) Netcool
5 12 (2.69%) PowerCLI
6 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
6 11 (2.47%) SCOM
7 10 (2.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (2.02%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (1.35%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.12%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.12%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.90%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 148 (33.18%) VMware
2 145 (32.51%) Microsoft
3 100 (22.42%) HP
4 77 (17.26%) EMC
5 75 (16.82%) Cisco
5 75 (16.82%) Citrix
6 49 (10.99%) Oracle
7 43 (9.64%) IBM
8 37 (8.30%) NetApp
9 30 (6.73%) MuleSoft
9 30 (6.73%) SAP
9 30 (6.73%) TIBCO
10 26 (5.83%) Splunk
11 24 (5.38%) Informatica
12 21 (4.71%) Juniper
13 19 (4.26%) Red Hat
14 18 (4.04%) Apple
14 18 (4.04%) Dell Compellent
15 17 (3.81%) F5
15 17 (3.81%) Veritas