Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 November 2017 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 West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 202 212
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10 -58
Contract jobs citing Dell 24 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 17
North West median daily rate £273 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.15% -7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £95 £255 £263
90th Percentile £396 £423 £381
England median daily rate £325 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £14.75 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.53% -22.49% -23.88%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.38 £18.05
90th Percentile £168.75 £15.13 £20.02
England median hourly rate £16.81 £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.16% +23.33% -21.05%

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 West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2479 3204 3550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.33% 46.20% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1481 1900 1946
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 129 180
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +4.76% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.80 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.15 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Dell in the North West

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the North West

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the North West

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the North West

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dell in the North West

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +19 12 £280 -
Manchester +8 9 £153 -49.17% 3
Lancashire +14 1 - -
Merseyside +2 1 £250 -28.57% 1
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 12 (50.00%) HP
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (33.33%) Break/Fix
6 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
6 7 (29.17%) NAS
6 7 (29.17%) EMC
7 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (25.00%) VPN
7 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (25.00%) EMC VNX
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) Office 365
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) SLA
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
9 4 (16.67%) Firmware
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Mule
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) Boomi
4 1 (4.17%) iPaaS
4 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) NAS
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (12.50%) PPTP
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) 3G
6 2 (8.33%) 4G
6 2 (8.33%) ADSL
7 1 (4.17%) DSL
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (4.17%) VRRP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Break Fix Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Hardware Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) CMDB
4 2 (8.33%) EMC VNXe
4 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) ITSM
3 4 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.33%) Runbook
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.67%) Firmware
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) HP
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 4 (16.67%) Veeam
6 3 (12.50%) Avaya
6 3 (12.50%) EqualLogic
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Synology
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Veritas
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft
8 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR
8 1 (4.17%) webMethods
8 1 (4.17%) WSO2