Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 80 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing Dell 28 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.17% 0.36% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 4.57% 0.71% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £369 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.86% +11.74% +32.00%
10th Percentile £266 £218 £295
90th Percentile £436 £514 £375
East of England median daily rate £295 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -15.71% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.90 £13.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% +36.84% -42.42%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £17.82 £13.00 £15.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £30.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year -44.90% +221.05% -42.42%

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 Hertfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 613 704 899
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 47.41% 50.25% 55.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 359 441
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £230 £250
90th Percentile £575 £532 £506
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 65
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -22.86% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.50 £7.93 £8.75
90th Percentile £36.20 £35.45 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.51% -2.38%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Hertfordshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dell in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Hertfordshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Hertfordshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Hertfordshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Hatfield - 9 £295 -
Watford -5 7 £450 -18.18%
Stevenage - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead +11 1 £450 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £325 -
Dell
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) LDAP
3 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) HP
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 7 (25.00%) Unix
6 7 (25.00%) HTTP
6 7 (25.00%) IBM
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) SMTP
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (17.86%) Boomi
8 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (17.86%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) SAP
8 5 (17.86%) CRM

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (17.86%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Boomi
1 5 (17.86%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) LDAP
2 7 (25.00%) HTTP
3 6 (21.43%) SMTP
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) VoIP
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) DHCP
7 2 (7.14%) DNS
7 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.14%) WLAN
8 1 (3.57%) ATM
8 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
8 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (3.57%) SNMP
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Administrator
1 4 (14.29%) Developer
1 4 (14.29%) Integration Developer
1 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
3 4 (14.29%) RESTful
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) DataPower
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) EPoS
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) CCTV
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Debian
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (17.86%) CRM
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) API Development
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.57%) Data Security
7 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) AWK
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) CCNP
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) Packer
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Terraform
4 1 (3.57%) OpenView
4 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.57%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) Mitel
6 4 (14.29%) Veeam
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.14%) Toshiba
9 1 (3.57%) Apple
9 1 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (3.57%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) Google
9 1 (3.57%) Meraki
9 1 (3.57%) Mercator
9 1 (3.57%) Retalix