The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 3 months to 28 March 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing Dell 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.27% 1.08% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 2.56% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £228 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £356
% change year-on-year -4.41% -4.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year -61.05% +184.09%  

Dell is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 141 156 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 37.80% 42.16% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 116 115
Median daily rate £344 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -24.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £11.00 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Dell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Northamptonshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Northamptonshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Northamptonshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -5 1 - -
Dell
East Midlands

Dell
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
3 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (37.50%) Boomi
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) SQL

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
2 3 (37.50%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SSIS Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (37.50%) VMware