Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 200 150
Rank change year-on-year +47 -50 +44
Contract jobs citing Dell 27 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.27% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 0.68% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 18
Scotland median daily rate £438 £225 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -55.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £121 £163 £132
90th Percentile £625 £428 £838
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Scotland median hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.62% -50.48% -
10th Percentile £11.13 £13.00 £19.13
90th Percentile £12.38 £13.00 £26.88
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.82 £16.90
% change year-on-year +6.28% +11.33% -26.51%

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 1,685 2,194 1,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.26% 39.70% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1,229 943
Scotland median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £210
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 57
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -40.00% -23.61%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.54 £11.32
90th Percentile £36.93 £35.00 £46.79
UK median hourly rate £19.46 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +11.20% +1.45% -1.43%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +23 13 £550 +144.44% 2
Edinburgh +32 12 £650 +333.33% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £113 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £130 -
Dell
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Dell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Dell.

1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) EMC
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) NetApp
5 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (40.74%) Public Sector
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) SAN
10 6 (22.22%) Python
10 6 (22.22%) VMware NSX
11 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) CCNP
11 5 (18.52%) HP
11 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
11 5 (18.52%) Citrix
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 4 (14.81%) Office 365
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.41%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
4 3 (11.11%) Skype
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) DMZ
5 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) Broadband
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) SNMP
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.41%) GitLab
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.70%) gulp
3 1 (3.70%) Hudson
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) webpack
3 1 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (40.74%) Public Sector
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) Sass
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) OOCSS
4 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Handset
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Design
4 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 3 (11.11%) Task Automation
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) ES6
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) HND
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCSP
6 1 (3.70%) CCVP
6 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.70%) Dell Certification
6 1 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) VMware NSX
3 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) Firmware
6 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.41%) KVM
6 2 (7.41%) vCloud
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
1 4 (14.81%) vCenter Server
2 3 (11.11%) Avamar
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Salt
3 2 (7.41%) vRealize
3 2 (7.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) EMC
3 12 (44.44%) NetApp
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.81%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (14.81%) F5
8 3 (11.11%) IBM
8 3 (11.11%) Intel
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 3 (11.11%) Symantec
9 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (7.41%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (3.70%) Apple
10 1 (3.70%) Sonus