Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 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 West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 190 193
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 +21
Contract jobs citing Dell 48 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.80% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 0.79% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 9
North West median daily rate £513 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.04% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £248 £95 £255
90th Percentile £613 £398 £403
England median daily rate £413 £330 £365
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
North West median hourly rate £13.45 £18.43 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.02% +24.95% -22.49%
10th Percentile £13.23 £13.61 £14.38
90th Percentile £16.73 £124.43 £17.03
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.14% -9.16% +27.59%

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 2,630 2,407 2,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.84% 42.48% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 1,473 1,800
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £212 £225 £262
90th Percentile £588 £625 £555
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 145 115
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £16.19 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.27% -17.65% +15.65%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.90 £54.64
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

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 14 December 2018.

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
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 14 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
Cheshire +11 24 £538 +91.96% 4
Manchester -10 16 £456 +199.18% 10
Lancashire -12 8 £513 - 1
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 25 (52.08%) Boomi
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (22.92%) C#
5 11 (22.92%) XML
5 11 (22.92%) Windows
6 10 (20.83%) JSON
6 10 (20.83%) MuleSoft
7 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 9 (18.75%) Oracle
7 9 (18.75%) Web Services
7 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (16.67%) .NET
8 8 (16.67%) DevOps
8 8 (16.67%) Microservices
9 7 (14.58%) iPaaS
9 7 (14.58%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (14.58%) PaaS
9 7 (14.58%) REST
9 7 (14.58%) Drupal
9 7 (14.58%) SOAP
9 7 (14.58%) CRM
9 7 (14.58%) HP
9 7 (14.58%) WSDL
9 7 (14.58%) Informatica
9 7 (14.58%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (14.58%) Content Management

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 7 (14.58%) CMS
1 7 (14.58%) Drupal
2 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (52.08%) Boomi
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.58%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (14.58%) iPaaS
3 7 (14.58%) PaaS
4 6 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (12.50%) Office 365
5 5 (10.42%) IaaS
5 5 (10.42%) SaaS
6 4 (8.33%) AtomSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.17%) CTI
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) MPLS
3 2 (4.17%) NAS
3 2 (4.17%) PBX
4 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) Skype
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Publishing
4 2 (4.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Integration Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Storage Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.17%) ETL Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) XML
2 10 (20.83%) JSON
3 9 (18.75%) Web Services
4 8 (16.67%) .NET
5 7 (14.58%) REST
5 7 (14.58%) SOAP
5 7 (14.58%) WSDL
6 6 (12.50%) Node.js
7 4 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (2.08%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.08%) EDI
8 1 (2.08%) EDIFACT
8 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (4.17%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 8 (16.67%) DevOps
3 8 (16.67%) Microservices
4 7 (14.58%) Content Management
4 7 (14.58%) CRM
4 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (14.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.33%) Break/Fix
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) ArchiMate
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.25%) Data Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C#
2 5 (10.42%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Ansible
3 1 (2.08%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) MuleSoft
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle
4 7 (14.58%) HP
4 7 (14.58%) Informatica
4 7 (14.58%) VMware
5 6 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) McAfee
7 3 (6.25%) Splunk
7 3 (6.25%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) Trustwave
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco
8 2 (4.17%) Civica
8 2 (4.17%) IPFX
8 2 (4.17%) NetApp
8 2 (4.17%) Remedy
8 2 (4.17%) Sophos
8 2 (4.17%) Wyse