Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 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 > North of England
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 242 268
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 +2
Contract jobs citing Dell 67 60 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.57% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 1.31% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 24
North of England median daily rate £575 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.39% +14.81% +12.50%
10th Percentile £291 £134 £234
90th Percentile £750 £575 £493
England median daily rate £440 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +35.38% -7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
North of England median hourly rate £15.50 £18.50 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.22% +14.73% +76.23%
10th Percentile £13.40 £14.43 £14.69
90th Percentile £18.40 £32.00 £17.26
England median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +29.58% -4.05% -16.81%

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 4,766 4,566 5,211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 40.50% 39.45% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,058 2,864 3,253
North of England median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +3.29%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 268 256
North of England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -4.69% -8.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £9.81
90th Percentile £43.90 £46.60 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.05
% change year-on-year - +2.64% -7.84%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 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
North West +30 48 £588 +56.67% 7
Yorkshire -25 14 £363 -19.44% 3
North East -8 5 £575 +310.71%
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North of England region with a requirement for Dell.

1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (52.24%) Boomi
3 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.33%) DevOps
6 16 (23.88%) B2C
6 16 (23.88%) SQL
6 16 (23.88%) XML
7 15 (22.39%) JSON
8 14 (20.90%) PaaS
8 14 (20.90%) HP
8 14 (20.90%) VMware
9 13 (19.40%) Cisco
9 13 (19.40%) Windows
9 13 (19.40%) IaaS
10 11 (16.42%) Data Management
10 11 (16.42%) SaaS
10 11 (16.42%) C#
11 10 (14.93%) Java
11 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
12 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
12 9 (13.43%) .NET
12 9 (13.43%) Oracle
12 9 (13.43%) Web Services
12 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
13 8 (11.94%) SAN
13 8 (11.94%) Node.js
13 8 (11.94%) Microservices

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 5 (7.46%) CMS
1 5 (7.46%) Drupal
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.49%) FileNet
5 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (52.24%) Boomi
3 14 (20.90%) PaaS
4 13 (19.40%) IaaS
5 11 (16.42%) SaaS
6 8 (11.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (7.46%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (5.97%) Office 365
9 3 (4.48%) AtomSphere
10 1 (1.49%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) SAN
2 7 (10.45%) DNS
2 7 (10.45%) Firewall
3 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.46%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) LAN
5 4 (5.97%) WAN
6 3 (4.48%) MPLS
7 2 (2.99%) CTI
7 2 (2.99%) PBX
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.49%) NAS
8 1 (1.49%) VPN
8 1 (1.49%) VSAN
8 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) DB2
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.49%) Power BI
3 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
2 2 (2.99%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Electronics
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Architect
2 14 (20.90%) Technical Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Lead Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Technical Leader
4 10 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Azure Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Integration Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) XML
2 15 (22.39%) JSON
3 9 (13.43%) .NET
3 9 (13.43%) Web Services
4 8 (11.94%) Node.js
5 5 (7.46%) REST
5 5 (7.46%) SOAP
5 5 (7.46%) WSDL
6 2 (2.99%) Middleware
7 1 (1.49%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.49%) COM
7 1 (1.49%) EDI
7 1 (1.49%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.49%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.49%) EMV
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.96%) Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) HPUX
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) DevOps
3 16 (23.88%) B2C
4 11 (16.42%) Data Management
5 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.94%) Microservices
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.96%) SOA
9 5 (7.46%) Content Management
9 5 (7.46%) CRM
9 5 (7.46%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (7.46%) ITIL
9 5 (7.46%) Migration
9 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (4.48%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) Java
4 6 (8.96%) PHP
5 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.48%) Perl
6 2 (2.99%) C
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.49%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.97%) CCNA
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.48%) CCNP
5 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCDST
6 2 (2.99%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) CCIE
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) MBA
7 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.49%) PMP
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.46%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) vCloud
4 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.99%) NFS
6 1 (1.49%) Firmware
6 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.99%) Grafana
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) vRealize
3 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.49%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) HP
2 14 (20.90%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco
4 9 (13.43%) Oracle
5 6 (8.96%) EMC
5 6 (8.96%) Informatica
5 6 (8.96%) MuleSoft
6 5 (7.46%) Sun
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 3 (4.48%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) NetApp
7 3 (4.48%) StorageTek
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
8 2 (2.99%) Civica
8 2 (2.99%) IPFX
8 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) Sophos
8 2 (2.99%) Wyse