Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 12 December 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
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 246 281
Rank change year-on-year +5 +35 +29
Contract jobs citing Dell 86 54 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.70% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.15% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 50
North of England median daily rate £488 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +9.09% +5.77%
10th Percentile £289 £123 £248
90th Percentile £613 £553 £514
England median daily rate £413 £335 £358
% change year-on-year +23.13% -6.36% -4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
North of England median hourly rate £13.45 £15.86 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.20% +7.53% +61.20%
10th Percentile £12.90 £9.25 £14.38
90th Percentile £16.55 £50.55 £17.03
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.14% -9.16% +28.03%

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 the North of England.

All Vendors
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,988 4,699 6,596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 40.57% 41.64% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,084 2,866 4,070
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £230 £220 £234
90th Percentile £575 £600 £545
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 260 342
North of England median hourly rate £17.41 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.32
90th Percentile £42.10 £43.75 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in the North of England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the North of England

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the North of England

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the North of England

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
North West +9 46 £513 +83.04% 17
Yorkshire -10 37 £394 -18.18% 4
North East -9 3 £350 +150.00% 3
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 North of England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (39.53%) Boomi
3 30 (34.88%) Windows
4 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
4 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (22.09%) ITIL
7 18 (20.93%) Oracle
7 18 (20.93%) VMware
8 16 (18.60%) Informatica
8 16 (18.60%) SCCM
9 15 (17.44%) XML
9 15 (17.44%) MuleSoft
10 14 (16.28%) C#
10 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (16.28%) HP
11 13 (15.12%) Java
11 13 (15.12%) TIBCO
11 13 (15.12%) JSON
11 13 (15.12%) PowerShell
12 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
12 12 (13.95%) EMC
12 12 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
13 11 (12.79%) Cisco
13 11 (12.79%) VB
13 11 (12.79%) Finance
13 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (11.63%) Office 365
14 10 (11.63%) Enterprise Software

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.30%) Anypoint
3 7 (8.14%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (8.14%) CMS
3 7 (8.14%) Drupal
3 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (39.53%) Boomi
2 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.63%) Office 365
4 9 (10.47%) Apigee
4 9 (10.47%) PaaS
5 7 (8.14%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (8.14%) IaaS
5 7 (8.14%) iPaaS
6 6 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (5.81%) SaaS
8 4 (4.65%) AtomSphere
9 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) DNS
2 6 (6.98%) Firewall
2 6 (6.98%) SAN
2 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) DHCP
4 4 (4.65%) LAN
4 4 (4.65%) MPLS
4 4 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.49%) WAN
6 2 (2.33%) CTI
6 2 (2.33%) NAS
6 2 (2.33%) PBX
6 2 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (1.16%) BGP
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.16%) IPsec
7 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.16%) Network Security
7 1 (1.16%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.49%) Japanese Language
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Architect
3 8 (9.30%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (8.14%) Integration Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Consultant
5 6 (6.98%) Integration Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.81%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Azure Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.49%) Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) XML
2 13 (15.12%) JSON
3 9 (10.47%) Web Services
4 8 (9.30%) .NET
4 8 (9.30%) Java EE
4 8 (9.30%) Java SE
5 7 (8.14%) REST
5 7 (8.14%) SOAP
5 7 (8.14%) WSDL
6 6 (6.98%) Node.js
7 4 (4.65%) Middleware
8 1 (1.16%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.16%) EDI
8 1 (1.16%) EDIFACT
8 1 (1.16%) JMS
8 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.65%) Clustering
6 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) e-Learning
6 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (2.33%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (1.16%) EMV
8 1 (1.16%) iPad
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.88%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.14%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.65%) Linux
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) AIX
7 1 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.09%) ITIL
3 10 (11.63%) DevOps
3 10 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (10.47%) Scrum
4 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
5 8 (9.30%) Microservices
5 8 (9.30%) Process Improvement
5 8 (9.30%) Technical Leadership
5 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.14%) Content Management
6 7 (8.14%) CRM
6 7 (8.14%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (8.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.81%) High Availability
8 5 (5.81%) Migration
9 4 (4.65%) Break/Fix
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) C#
2 13 (15.12%) Java
2 13 (15.12%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.79%) VB
4 6 (6.98%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) C
5 3 (3.49%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) MCSE
5 3 (3.49%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.49%) CCNP
5 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.49%) ISEB
5 3 (3.49%) MCDST
6 2 (2.33%) CCA
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (1.16%) CCSA
7 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.33%) vSphere
4 2 (2.33%) XenApp
4 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.33%) XenServer
5 1 (1.16%) Firmware
5 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (18.60%) SCCM
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) WSUS
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.49%) PowerCLI
3 3 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
2 18 (20.93%) VMware
3 16 (18.60%) Informatica
4 15 (17.44%) MuleSoft
5 14 (16.28%) HP
6 13 (15.12%) TIBCO
7 12 (13.95%) EMC
8 11 (12.79%) Cisco
9 10 (11.63%) IBM
9 10 (11.63%) NetApp
10 9 (10.47%) Software AG
11 8 (9.30%) Splunk
12 5 (5.81%) Citrix
12 5 (5.81%) F5
12 5 (5.81%) McAfee
13 3 (3.49%) Apple
13 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.49%) Symantec