Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 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
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 358 307 411
Rank change year-on-year -51 +104 +38
Contract jobs citing Dell 110 126 203
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.54% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 84 120
10th Percentile £305 £154 £170
25th Percentile £388 £213 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £443 £355 £425
Median % change year-on-year +24.65% -16.47% +30.77%
75th Percentile £525 £491 £538
90th Percentile £723 £588 £601
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 19
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.63 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +9.58% +98.38% -23.33%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -13.04% +20.62%

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 8,995 8,169 16,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.17% 38.80% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,988 5,533 10,921
10th Percentile £328 £263 £300
25th Percentile £413 £388 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £613 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 137 242
10th Percentile £14.19 £12.58 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £17.25 £16.31
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £20.57
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% +16.66% -4.31%
75th Percentile £51.00 £34.66 £33.69
90th Percentile £67.40 £48.68 £47.09
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +13.51% +1.37% +4.29%

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 12 May 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
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 12 May 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 +28 14 £400 +40.35% 2
Central London +28 11 £466 +28.41% 7
South London +28 6 £275 -26.67% 3
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 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 47 (42.73%) VMware
2 38 (34.55%) Azure
3 34 (30.91%) Windows
4 29 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (25.45%) Finance
6 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.82%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (21.82%) Boomi
7 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
7 23 (20.91%) HP
7 23 (20.91%) Linux
7 23 (20.91%) DNS
7 23 (20.91%) Social Skills
8 21 (19.09%) Cisco
8 21 (19.09%) SAN
9 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 20 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 19 (17.27%) Firewall
11 18 (16.36%) IaaS
12 17 (15.45%) AWS
12 17 (15.45%) Java
12 17 (15.45%) Citrix
13 16 (14.55%) EMC
13 16 (14.55%) DHCP
14 15 (13.64%) Clustering
14 15 (13.64%) vSphere
14 15 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2016
15 14 (12.73%) SC Cleared

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 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.18%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) Confluence
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.82%) SAS
5 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Azure
2 24 (21.82%) Boomi
3 18 (16.36%) IaaS
4 17 (15.45%) AWS
5 13 (11.82%) PaaS
5 13 (11.82%) SaaS
6 11 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (7.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (6.36%) iPaaS
9 6 (5.45%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (3.64%) Power Automate
11 4 (3.64%) Power Platform
11 4 (3.64%) PowerApps
12 3 (2.73%) Mimecast
12 3 (2.73%) OneDrive
13 2 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (1.82%) Azure Key Vault
13 2 (1.82%) CloudBees
13 2 (1.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) DNS
2 21 (19.09%) SAN
3 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 19 (17.27%) Firewall
5 16 (14.55%) DHCP
6 10 (9.09%) NAS
6 10 (9.09%) WAN
7 7 (6.36%) LAN
8 6 (5.45%) HTTP
9 5 (4.55%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.64%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.64%) SSL
10 4 (3.64%) VPN
10 4 (3.64%) Wireshark
11 3 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.73%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.73%) Internet
12 2 (1.82%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.82%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (1.82%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.91%) MySQL
4 1 (0.91%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.64%) JIRA
2 4 (3.64%) Postman
2 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.82%) JMeter
4 2 (1.82%) JUnit
4 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.82%) RStudio
4 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.91%) git-flow
5 1 (0.91%) Hudson
5 1 (0.91%) Serena SBM
5 1 (0.91%) Subversion
5 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (25.45%) Finance
2 23 (20.91%) Social Skills
3 12 (10.91%) Banking
4 11 (10.00%) Public Sector
5 7 (6.36%) Marketing
6 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) Electronics
6 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.82%) Automotive
8 2 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.91%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (14.55%) Architect
2 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (8.18%) Developer
4 8 (7.27%) Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) Consultant
5 7 (6.36%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.55%) .NET Architect
7 5 (4.55%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Integration Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Senior .NET Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Senior .NET Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) JSON
1 11 (10.00%) XML
2 8 (7.27%) Web Services
3 7 (6.36%) Node.js
4 6 (5.45%) .NET
4 6 (5.45%) SOAP
5 4 (3.64%) .NET Core
5 4 (3.64%) EDI
6 3 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.73%) REST
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.82%) LDAP
7 2 (1.82%) Middleware
8 1 (0.91%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.91%) GraphQL
8 1 (0.91%) hapi
8 1 (0.91%) JSON Schema
8 1 (0.91%) React Native
8 1 (0.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Clustering
2 9 (8.18%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.55%) Replication
4 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.64%) Fibre Optics
5 3 (2.73%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.73%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.73%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.73%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.82%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 23 (20.91%) Linux
3 20 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
6 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.27%) Unix
8 7 (6.36%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.73%) AIX
9 3 (2.73%) Solaris
9 3 (2.73%) SUSE
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) CentOS
11 1 (0.91%) Android
11 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.00%) DevOps
3 11 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (10.00%) Migration
4 9 (8.18%) Change Management
4 9 (8.18%) ITIL
4 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.27%) Microservices
6 7 (6.36%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (6.36%) Data Management
6 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (6.36%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.36%) TOGAF
7 6 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.45%) Project Management
7 6 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.45%) SOA
8 5 (4.55%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 17 (15.45%) Java
3 14 (12.73%) Python
4 13 (11.82%) SQL
5 5 (4.55%) Ada
6 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.64%) Perl
7 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.91%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) SC Cleared
1 14 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.73%) CCDA
3 3 (2.73%) CCNA
3 3 (2.73%) CCNP
3 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.73%) Degree
3 3 (2.73%) JNCIA
3 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
3 3 (2.73%) JNCIS
3 3 (2.73%) MCSA
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.73%) PMP
4 2 (1.82%) CCA
4 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) MCITP
4 2 (1.82%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) GDPR
1 3 (2.73%) QA
1 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (21.82%) VMware ESXi
3 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
4 15 (13.64%) vSphere
5 9 (8.18%) XenApp
6 7 (6.36%) Hyper-V
7 6 (5.45%) NFS
7 6 (5.45%) VMware NSX
8 4 (3.64%) vCloud
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.73%) ProxySG
9 3 (2.73%) Veritas File System
9 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.82%) Gluster
10 2 (1.82%) GlusterFS
10 2 (1.82%) GPFS
10 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.91%) Ceph
11 1 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Ansible
2 10 (9.09%) vCenter Server
3 8 (7.27%) Terraform
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (5.45%) SCCM
4 6 (5.45%) vRealize
4 6 (5.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 5 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.64%) BladeLogic
6 4 (3.64%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.64%) Puppet
7 3 (2.73%) Control-M
7 3 (2.73%) PaperCut
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.82%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.82%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.82%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.82%) PowerCLI
8 2 (1.82%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (42.73%) VMware
2 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.91%) HP
4 21 (19.09%) Cisco
5 17 (15.45%) Citrix
6 16 (14.55%) EMC
7 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 11 (10.00%) Oracle
9 9 (8.18%) F5
9 9 (8.18%) NetApp
10 8 (7.27%) IBM
11 7 (6.36%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.45%) Juniper
12 6 (5.45%) Symantec
13 5 (4.55%) BMC
13 5 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
13 5 (4.55%) MuleSoft
13 5 (4.55%) Palo Alto
13 5 (4.55%) Veritas
13 5 (4.55%) Wyse