The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 112 124
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12  
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.29% 0.70% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 1.71% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 2
Median daily rate £445 £405 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.87% +107.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £338 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £445 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 756 1055 1055
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.52% 40.75% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 582 565
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 36
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £43.25
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Scotland

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Scotland

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Scotland

Dell
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the Scotland 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
Glasgow +1 3 - -
Edinburgh +18 2 £445 +48.33%
Dell
UK

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Dell.

1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) DHCP
4 11 (45.83%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) HP
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Migration
8 7 (29.17%) SCCM
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) SAN
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Email Migration
11 4 (16.67%) WSUS
11 4 (16.67%) vSphere
11 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco
12 3 (12.50%) EMC
12 3 (12.50%) Oracle

Dell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Boomi
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DHCP
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) GIS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Migration Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Email Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.33%) Android
6 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Email Migration
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Jython
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 2 (8.33%) BladeLogic
4 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (8.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.33%) SnapMirror
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) BMC
7 2 (8.33%) CA
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Mitel
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
7 2 (8.33%) Xerox