Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 162 185
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23 -16
Contract jobs citing Dell 32 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.19% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 6
Scotland median daily rate £500 £410 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +39.57% -3.69%
10th Percentile £213 £274 £195
90th Percentile £833 £445 £400
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -0.07% -6.60% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
UK median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.97% +12.90% -18.95%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1869 2016 2338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.40% 45.82% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1105 1127
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £207 £229 £213
90th Percentile £531 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 75
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.99% +25.78% -8.66%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.81 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.30 £45.23 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -1 15 £500 +42.86% 1
Edinburgh -18 9 £488 +69.57%
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +32 1 £110 -73.17%
Midlothian - 1 £153 -
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 21 (65.63%) HP
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (53.13%) Symantec
3 17 (53.13%) SCCM
4 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 14 (43.75%) Firewall
4 14 (43.75%) IBM
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) Oracle
7 11 (34.38%) IIS
7 11 (34.38%) BCP
7 11 (34.38%) Internet
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (34.38%) Publishing
7 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity
7 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity Planning
7 11 (34.38%) Task Automation
8 10 (31.25%) Data Loss Prevention
8 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (31.25%) Web Development
8 10 (31.25%) Project Management
9 9 (28.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (28.13%) HTML
9 9 (28.13%) JavaScript

Dell
Co-occurring 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 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Boomi
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) Internet
3 6 (18.75%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Designer
2 7 (21.88%) Security Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) Java EE
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) XSLT
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) BCP
1 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity
1 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity Planning
1 11 (34.38%) Task Automation
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Data Loss Prevention
2 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
2 10 (31.25%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) Biometrics
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
2 9 (28.13%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) ACSA
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (9.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCENT
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (3.13%) HND
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) SCCM
2 9 (28.13%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (28.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (9.38%) AirWatch
4 3 (9.38%) WSUS
5 2 (6.25%) EnCase
5 2 (6.25%) SCOM
5 2 (6.25%) Simpana
6 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) SmoothWall
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) HP
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (53.13%) Symantec
4 14 (43.75%) IBM
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) Citrix
7 6 (18.75%) Veeam
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) Sophos
9 4 (12.50%) Apple
9 4 (12.50%) Google
9 4 (12.50%) Juniper
9 4 (12.50%) Veritas
10 3 (9.38%) Meru Networks
11 2 (6.25%) CommVault
11 2 (6.25%) EMC
11 2 (6.25%) NetApp
12 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.13%) TIBCO