Period
to 5 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 5 December 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
England > London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 463 459
Rank change year-on-year +123 -4 -34
Contract jobs citing Dell 207 173 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 0.92% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 108 105
London median daily rate £375 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £130 £150 £140
90th Percentile £653 £537 £575
England median daily rate £370 £413 £330
% change year-on-year -10.30% +25.00% -9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 16
London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.26 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.91% +21.31% -5.90%
10th Percentile £16.50 £14.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.63 £47.09 £51.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.81
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.14% -9.16%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14,273 18,734 19,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.90% 40.10% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,730 12,723 13,084
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £448
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 315 295
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.28 £47.09 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dell in London

Dell
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the London region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
Central London +19 25 £450 +7.14% 19
South London +61 24 £370 -31.16% 4
East London +34 1 £200 +42.86% 4
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 London region with a requirement for Dell.

1 93 (44.93%) Windows
2 92 (44.44%) VMware
3 81 (39.13%) Cisco
4 69 (33.33%) EMC
5 65 (31.40%) NetApp
5 65 (31.40%) Finance
6 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
7 55 (26.57%) HP
8 48 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (21.26%) Windows 10
10 43 (20.77%) Active Directory
10 43 (20.77%) Boomi
11 39 (18.84%) Windows Server
12 38 (18.36%) Linux
13 30 (14.49%) Office 365
14 28 (13.53%) Firewall
15 27 (13.04%) Degree
15 27 (13.04%) Data Centre
16 26 (12.56%) Citrix
17 25 (12.08%) SAN
17 25 (12.08%) PowerShell
17 25 (12.08%) MuleSoft
18 24 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
18 24 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (11.11%) SQL
19 23 (11.11%) LAN
19 23 (11.11%) SCCM
20 22 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
20 22 (10.63%) Azure
20 22 (10.63%) vSphere

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.83%) Mattermost
3 8 (3.86%) IIS
4 6 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.90%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.93%) Apache
7 3 (1.45%) Anypoint
7 3 (1.45%) Mule
7 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.45%) Sonic ESB
8 2 (0.97%) Confluence
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.48%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.86%) NetSuite
2 6 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (1.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.97%) Shopify
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.77%) Boomi
2 30 (14.49%) Office 365
3 22 (10.63%) Azure
4 14 (6.76%) AWS
4 14 (6.76%) SaaS
5 7 (3.38%) iPaaS
6 6 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.90%) GCP
6 6 (2.90%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.93%) G Suite
7 4 (1.93%) GitHub
7 4 (1.93%) PaaS
8 3 (1.45%) Apigee
8 3 (1.45%) Slack
9 2 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.97%) IaaS
9 2 (0.97%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.97%) Trello
10 1 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.53%) Firewall
2 25 (12.08%) SAN
3 23 (11.11%) LAN
4 19 (9.18%) DNS
4 19 (9.18%) VPN
5 16 (7.73%) TCP/IP
5 16 (7.73%) WAN
6 15 (7.25%) DHCP
6 15 (7.25%) NetScaler
7 14 (6.76%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (5.80%) Wireless
9 11 (5.31%) HTTP
10 9 (4.35%) VLAN
11 8 (3.86%) Ethernet
11 8 (3.86%) NAS
12 7 (3.38%) Wireshark
13 6 (2.90%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.90%) Skype
13 6 (2.90%) VoIP
14 5 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.21%) MySQL
2 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.42%) Big Data
5 4 (1.93%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) DataStage
8 1 (0.48%) OLTP
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.48%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (4.83%) JIRA
2 4 (1.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.45%) GitLab
3 3 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.97%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.97%) Protractor
4 2 (0.97%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.48%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.48%) ER Studio
5 1 (0.48%) ERwin
5 1 (0.48%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.48%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 65 (31.40%) Finance
2 16 (7.73%) Banking
3 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.97%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (21.74%) Architect
2 14 (6.76%) Consultant
3 13 (6.28%) Deployment Engineer
3 13 (6.28%) Developer
3 13 (6.28%) Network Engineer
3 13 (6.28%) Support Engineer
4 10 (4.83%) Integration Architect
5 9 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (3.86%) Analyst
6 8 (3.86%) Database Engineer
6 8 (3.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (3.86%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) Integration Developer
8 6 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (2.90%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (2.90%) Lead Architect
8 6 (2.90%) Senior Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.25%) Web Services
2 14 (6.76%) REST
3 13 (6.28%) XML
4 12 (5.80%) SOAP
5 8 (3.86%) EDI
6 7 (3.38%) WSDL
6 7 (3.38%) XSLT
7 6 (2.90%) JSON
7 6 (2.90%) RESTful
8 5 (2.42%) LDAP
8 5 (2.42%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.93%) React
9 4 (1.93%) SAML
9 4 (1.93%) XSD
10 3 (1.45%) .NET
10 3 (1.45%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.45%) Kafka
10 3 (1.45%) React Native
11 2 (0.97%) GraphQL
11 2 (0.97%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.31%) User Experience
4 10 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.86%) Fibre Optics
6 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.42%) CMDB
8 5 (2.42%) Replication
9 4 (1.93%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.93%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.93%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.45%) Clustering
10 3 (1.45%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.45%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 93 (44.93%) Windows
2 44 (21.26%) Windows 10
3 39 (18.84%) Windows Server
4 38 (18.36%) Linux
5 22 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 16 (7.73%) Unix
9 8 (3.86%) SUSE
9 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.90%) Solaris
11 5 (2.42%) Android
12 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.45%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.97%) CentOS
14 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.97%) VMS
15 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.48%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (10.14%) ITIL
3 19 (9.18%) Migration
4 18 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 17 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (7.73%) DevOps
7 15 (7.25%) Computer Science
8 14 (6.76%) Change Management
8 14 (6.76%) ITSM
8 14 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.28%) Break/Fix
9 13 (6.28%) ERP
9 13 (6.28%) High Availability
9 13 (6.28%) Project Management
10 12 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 11 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.31%) Identity Management
11 11 (5.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 10 (4.83%) Analytics
12 10 (4.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.08%) PowerShell
2 23 (11.11%) SQL
3 19 (9.18%) Java
4 7 (3.38%) C#
4 7 (3.38%) Python
5 6 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.90%) VBA
6 5 (2.42%) Go
7 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.93%) Ruby
8 3 (1.45%) Perl
9 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.97%) XPath
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.04%) Degree
2 21 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (9.18%) CCNA
4 13 (6.28%) CCNP
5 10 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.83%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.86%) A+ Certification
6 8 (3.86%) CCDA
6 8 (3.86%) JNCIA
6 8 (3.86%) JNCIP
6 8 (3.86%) JNCIS
7 7 (3.38%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (3.38%) Dell Certification
8 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.42%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.42%) PMP
10 3 (1.45%) MCP
10 3 (1.45%) MCSE
10 3 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) SLA
2 3 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.48%) NIST
3 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (20.77%) Active Directory
3 22 (10.63%) vSphere
4 20 (9.66%) Hyper-V
4 20 (9.66%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (6.28%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.31%) XenApp
7 7 (3.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (2.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.93%) Firmware
11 2 (0.97%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.97%) Docker
11 2 (0.97%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.97%) Xen
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.48%) KVM
12 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (11.11%) SCCM
2 13 (6.28%) Ansible
3 11 (5.31%) vCenter Server
4 9 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (3.86%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (2.90%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.90%) Netcool
6 6 (2.90%) XenMobile
7 5 (2.42%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.93%) Istio
8 4 (1.93%) PowerCLI
8 4 (1.93%) Puppet
8 4 (1.93%) SCOM
8 4 (1.93%) Terraform
8 4 (1.93%) WSUS
9 3 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.45%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.97%) vRealize
Vendors
1 92 (44.44%) VMware
2 81 (39.13%) Cisco
3 69 (33.33%) EMC
4 65 (31.40%) NetApp
5 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
6 55 (26.57%) HP
7 26 (12.56%) Citrix
8 25 (12.08%) MuleSoft
9 13 (6.28%) Juniper
9 13 (6.28%) Splunk
10 11 (5.31%) Apple
10 11 (5.31%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.35%) Google
11 9 (4.35%) Oracle
11 9 (4.35%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.86%) Polycom
12 8 (3.86%) Remedy
12 8 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (3.86%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.38%) F5