Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 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 West
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 196 185
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11 +3
Contract jobs citing Dell 46 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.83% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 0.80% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 8 8
North West median daily rate £575 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £290 £94 £206
90th Percentile £750 £533 £465
England median daily rate £440 £343 £350
% change year-on-year +28.47% -2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
North West median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £18.32 £18.50
% change year-on-year +31.02% -0.99% -18.68%

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 2,273 2,369 2,412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.78% 40.97% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,420 1,436 1,450
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £225
90th Percentile £613 £600 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 149 120
North West median hourly rate £23.92 £15.86 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.80% -1.98% -23.86%
10th Percentile £13.81 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.63 £50.25 £45.55
England median hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.63% - -6.67%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 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
Cheshire +23 22 £700 +86.67% 2
Manchester +14 15 £356 +283.06% 3
Lancashire - 5 £513 -
Merseyside -5 2 £448 +188.71%
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 29 (63.04%) Boomi
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (41.30%) DevOps
6 16 (34.78%) B2C
7 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) XML
8 9 (19.57%) VMware
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) JSON
9 8 (17.39%) PaaS
10 7 (15.22%) Degree
10 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
10 7 (15.22%) Cisco
10 7 (15.22%) HP
10 7 (15.22%) SAN
10 7 (15.22%) Data Management
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) ITIL
11 6 (13.04%) Java
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.04%) MuleSoft
12 5 (10.87%) IaaS
12 5 (10.87%) Jenkins

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 2 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) CMS
1 2 (4.35%) Drupal
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (63.04%) Boomi
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.39%) PaaS
4 5 (10.87%) IaaS
4 5 (10.87%) SaaS
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.52%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (6.52%) iPaaS
5 3 (6.52%) Office 365
6 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (2.17%) AtomSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) CTI
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) MPLS
4 2 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) VSAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) DB2
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.35%) Power BI
1 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Technical Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Lead Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Technical Leader
4 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Data Governance Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) XML
2 8 (17.39%) JSON
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) Middleware
6 3 (6.52%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) REST
6 3 (6.52%) SOAP
6 3 (6.52%) WSDL
7 1 (2.17%) COM
7 1 (2.17%) EDI
7 1 (2.17%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) HPUX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) DevOps
3 16 (34.78%) B2C
4 7 (15.22%) Data Management
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Microservices
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) SOA
8 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) MBA
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSE
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.17%) PMP
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) vSphere
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
4 2 (4.35%) vCloud
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.35%) Grafana
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) vRealize
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco
3 7 (15.22%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) MuleSoft
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) Informatica
5 5 (10.87%) Sun
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
6 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) StorageTek
7 2 (4.35%) Brocade
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Civica
7 2 (4.35%) IPFX
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 2 (4.35%) Sophos
7 2 (4.35%) Tableau
7 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.35%) Wyse