The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 45 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11  
Contract jobs citing Dell 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.27% 1.41% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 3.72% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Median daily rate £488 £388 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.80% -26.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £298 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 228 188 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 41.23% 37.83% 40.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 150 167
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 39
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Oxfordshire

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Oxfordshire

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxford -4 5 £488 +25.80%
Bicester - 2 - -
Dell
South East

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Dell.

1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (45.00%) ETL
2 9 (45.00%) Boomi
3 8 (40.00%) RESTful
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (40.00%) FTP
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) SCCM
4 7 (35.00%) SCOM
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) Back Office
7 4 (20.00%) Front Office
7 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
7 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Veritas
7 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Boomi
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) FTP
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Back Office
3 4 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) ETL Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technician
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (20.00%) Veritas
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft