The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.74% 1.27% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.46% 3.30% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £488 £388 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.80% -27.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £378 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 112 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.02% 38.40% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Oxford

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Oxford

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Dell.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) ETL
2 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Boomi
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) FTP
3 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) SCCM
4 7 (43.75%) SCOM
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) Back Office
7 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 4 (25.00%) Front Office
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) OOP
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) Veritas
7 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) NetApp
8 3 (18.75%) VMware

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) FTP
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Back Office
3 4 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) ETL Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ETL
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
1 7 (43.75%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp
2 3 (18.75%) VMware