Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 393 296 404
Rank change year-on-year -97 +108 +66
Contract jobs citing Dell 124 90 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.41% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 64 109
10th Percentile £262 £188 £173
25th Percentile £350 £291 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £421 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.26% -11.32% +46.15%
75th Percentile £520 £495 £563
90th Percentile £669 £588 £625
England median daily rate £413 £446 £380
% change year-on-year -7.51% +17.37% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 19
10th Percentile £30.07 £44.30 £16.00
25th Percentile £40.67 £46.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate £49.66 £47.83 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.82% +139.15% -53.59%
75th Percentile £52.75 £48.29 £47.50
90th Percentile " £49.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 11,603 6,376 16,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.97% 39.28% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,785 4,387 10,900
10th Percentile £343 £300 £300
25th Percentile £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.78%
75th Percentile £638 £613 £588
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 77 255
10th Percentile £13.48 £12.58 £11.86
25th Percentile £16.25 £18.50 £15.30
Median hourly rate £24.35 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -8.11% +32.50% -5.33%
75th Percentile £45.81 £43.70 £30.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £48.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.28% +6.86%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dell in London.

Daily rate trend for Dell in London

Dell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dell in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Dell in London

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dell in London.

Hourly rate trend for Dell in London

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Dell in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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
East London - 14 £400 - 2
Central London -28 13 £439 +4.15% 12
South London +17 7 £313 -26.47% 3
West London 0 2 £145 -27.50% 1
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 53 (42.74%) VMware
2 41 (33.06%) Azure
3 35 (28.23%) Windows
4 33 (26.61%) HP
5 30 (24.19%) SAN
5 30 (24.19%) Active Directory
6 29 (23.39%) Finance
7 28 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (22.58%) Social Skills
8 27 (21.77%) Firewall
9 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
9 26 (20.97%) DNS
10 23 (18.55%) Linux
11 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
12 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
13 20 (16.13%) AWS
14 19 (15.32%) Microsoft 365
14 19 (15.32%) Boomi
14 19 (15.32%) Cisco
14 19 (15.32%) DHCP
15 18 (14.52%) Citrix
15 18 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
16 17 (13.71%) EMC
16 17 (13.71%) SQL
17 16 (12.90%) Java
17 16 (12.90%) SCCM
17 16 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 15 (12.10%) Terraform
18 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
18 15 (12.10%) IaaS

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 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.42%) Apache
5 3 (2.42%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.61%) SAS
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.81%) Site Server
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (33.06%) Azure
2 20 (16.13%) AWS
3 19 (15.32%) Boomi
3 19 (15.32%) Microsoft 365
4 15 (12.10%) IaaS
5 11 (8.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (8.87%) PaaS
5 11 (8.87%) SaaS
6 7 (5.65%) iPaaS
7 6 (4.84%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (4.03%) GCP
8 5 (4.03%) Mimecast
9 4 (3.23%) Power Automate
9 4 (3.23%) Power Platform
9 4 (3.23%) PowerApps
10 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.42%) OneDrive
11 2 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.61%) CloudBees
11 2 (1.61%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) SAN
2 27 (21.77%) Firewall
3 26 (20.97%) DNS
4 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
5 19 (15.32%) DHCP
6 11 (8.87%) NAS
6 11 (8.87%) WAN
7 7 (5.65%) HTTP
7 7 (5.65%) LAN
7 7 (5.65%) VPN
8 6 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (4.84%) Internet
9 5 (4.03%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.23%) Ethernet
10 4 (3.23%) SSL
10 4 (3.23%) Wireshark
11 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.42%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.61%) MySQL
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.61%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.81%) Big Data
3 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.81%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.42%) JIRA
4 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.61%) JMeter
4 2 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.61%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.81%) git-flow
5 1 (0.81%) GitLab
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 29 (23.39%) Finance
2 28 (22.58%) Social Skills
3 10 (8.06%) Public Sector
4 7 (5.65%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Marketing
6 4 (3.23%) Electronics
6 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.23%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.42%) Automotive
7 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (12.10%) Architect
2 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.06%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.26%) Administrator
4 9 (7.26%) Developer
4 9 (7.26%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.45%) Server Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Consultant
7 6 (4.84%) IT Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) JSON
1 9 (7.26%) Web Services
1 9 (7.26%) XML
2 8 (6.45%) Node.js
3 7 (5.65%) .NET
4 4 (3.23%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.42%) EDI
6 2 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.61%) React Native
6 2 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.81%) GraphQL
7 1 (0.81%) hapi
7 1 (0.81%) JDBC
7 1 (0.81%) Kafka
7 1 (0.81%) LDAP
7 1 (0.81%) ODBC
7 1 (0.81%) Parsley
7 1 (0.81%) React
7 1 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Clustering
2 7 (5.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.23%) Fibre Optics
3 4 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.42%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) PKI
5 2 (1.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.23%) Windows
2 23 (18.55%) Linux
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.26%) Windows 10
5 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (6.45%) Unix
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (2.42%) AIX
8 3 (2.42%) Android
8 3 (2.42%) SUSE
8 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.61%) Solaris
9 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.81%) CentOS
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (11.29%) DevOps
3 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.48%) Migration
4 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (8.06%) ITIL
5 9 (7.26%) Data Management
5 9 (7.26%) Load Balancing
6 8 (6.45%) Microservices
7 7 (5.65%) Change Management
7 7 (5.65%) Task Automation
8 6 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.84%) Network Architecture
8 6 (4.84%) Programme Governance
8 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.03%) ArchiMate
9 5 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.71%) SQL
3 16 (12.90%) Java
4 14 (11.29%) Python
5 7 (5.65%) Ruby
6 6 (4.84%) Perl
7 5 (4.03%) Ada
7 5 (4.03%) PHP
8 4 (3.23%) Go
9 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.23%) CCDA
4 4 (3.23%) CCNA
4 4 (3.23%) CCNP
4 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.23%) Degree
4 4 (3.23%) JNCIA
4 4 (3.23%) JNCIP
4 4 (3.23%) JNCIS
5 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.61%) MCITP
6 2 (1.61%) MCSA
6 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.61%) PMP
6 2 (1.61%) VCP6
7 1 (0.81%) CISSP
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) GRC
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.81%) ITGC
3 1 (0.81%) NIST
3 1 (0.81%) NIST 800
System Software
1 30 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (11.29%) vSphere
5 5 (4.03%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.03%) XenApp
6 4 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (3.23%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.42%) NFS
7 3 (2.42%) ProxySG
7 3 (2.42%) vCloud
7 3 (2.42%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.61%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.61%) Docker
8 2 (1.61%) Gluster
8 2 (1.61%) GlusterFS
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.61%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.81%) Ceph
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (12.90%) SCCM
2 15 (12.10%) Terraform
3 12 (9.68%) Ansible
3 12 (9.68%) vCenter Server
4 8 (6.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 6 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (4.84%) WSUS
6 5 (4.03%) PaperCut
6 5 (4.03%) vRealize
7 4 (3.23%) Grafana
7 4 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.23%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.23%) Prometheus
7 4 (3.23%) Puppet
8 3 (2.42%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 53 (42.74%) VMware
2 33 (26.61%) HP
3 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 19 (15.32%) Cisco
5 18 (14.52%) Citrix
6 17 (13.71%) EMC
7 13 (10.48%) Juniper
8 12 (9.68%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.06%) F5
10 9 (7.26%) Brocade
10 9 (7.26%) NetApp
11 8 (6.45%) IBM
11 8 (6.45%) Isilon
11 8 (6.45%) Oracle
11 8 (6.45%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.84%) Informatica
12 6 (4.84%) Palo Alto
12 6 (4.84%) QNAP
12 6 (4.84%) Veritas
13 5 (4.03%) Veeam