Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 254 290
Rank change year-on-year -34 +36 -6
Contract jobs citing Dell 85 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.22% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 50
South East median daily rate £330 £338 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.59% +3.25%
10th Percentile £142 £213 £173
90th Percentile £575 £507 £441
England median daily rate £325 £365 £351
% change year-on-year -10.96% +3.91% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 3
South East median hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +19.35% -47.68%
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.10 £11.95
90th Percentile £43.00 £20.00 £17.25
England median hourly rate £16.81 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.16% +12.12% -9.59%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,835 7,527 8,633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.52% 48.67% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,578 4,341 4,841
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £238 £230 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 377 442
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -18.49% +18.84%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.60 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in the South East

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the South East

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the South East

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the South East

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dell in the South East

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -11 35 £400 +33.33% 6
Hampshire -4 29 £400 +23.08% 7
Berkshire -1 22 £303 +34.44% 6
West Sussex +1 11 £275 -32.93% 2
Oxfordshire -11 11 £550 +57.14%
Surrey -31 6 £190 +26.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -32 3 £300 -0.83%
East Sussex - 1 £330 - 1
Kent - 1 £138 - 6
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Dell.

1 33 (38.82%) Cisco
2 31 (36.47%) Windows
3 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
3 29 (34.12%) HP
4 25 (29.41%) Firewall
5 24 (28.24%) Citrix
6 22 (25.88%) DNS
6 22 (25.88%) VMware
6 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
7 21 (24.71%) DHCP
7 21 (24.71%) Active Directory
7 21 (24.71%) Extreme Networks
8 20 (23.53%) Linux
8 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.35%) CheckPoint
10 18 (21.18%) Load Balancing
10 18 (21.18%) NetScaler
11 17 (20.00%) Network Security
11 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (20.00%) Wireless
12 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (18.82%) Office 365
13 15 (17.65%) Windows 10
13 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 15 (17.65%) LAN
14 14 (16.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 13 (15.29%) Boomi
15 13 (15.29%) SSL

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) IBM Domino
3 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.82%) Office 365
3 13 (15.29%) Boomi
4 5 (5.88%) IaaS
4 5 (5.88%) PaaS
4 5 (5.88%) SaaS
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.53%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.18%) GitHub
8 1 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) Firewall
2 22 (25.88%) DNS
3 21 (24.71%) DHCP
4 18 (21.18%) NetScaler
5 17 (20.00%) Network Security
5 17 (20.00%) Wireless
6 15 (17.65%) LAN
7 13 (15.29%) SSL
8 12 (14.12%) WAN
9 11 (12.94%) Internet
9 11 (12.94%) VPN
10 8 (9.41%) SAN
11 7 (8.24%) FTP
11 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
11 7 (8.24%) VLAN
12 5 (5.88%) 3G
12 5 (5.88%) 4G
12 5 (5.88%) ADSL
12 5 (5.88%) NAS
13 4 (4.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) DataStage
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Ant
2 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
3 2 (2.35%) Front Office
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Architect
5 10 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Developer
7 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support
8 6 (7.06%) ETL Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Digital Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.88%) IT Support
9 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.71%) Product Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Regular Expression
2 8 (9.41%) Web Services
3 7 (8.24%) RESTful
4 1 (1.18%) REST
4 1 (1.18%) SOAP
4 1 (1.18%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.06%) CMDB
4 5 (5.88%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.71%) Replication
5 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 2 (2.35%) iPhone
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
7 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.18%) RIA
8 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
3 20 (23.53%) Linux
4 15 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (12.94%) CentOS
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.88%) Unix
9 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.35%) Solaris
12 2 (2.35%) SUSE
12 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Load Balancing
2 14 (16.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 12 (14.12%) Customer Requirements
5 11 (12.94%) Email Filtering
5 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.41%) ETL
7 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.24%) Change Management
9 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.71%) Data Management
11 4 (4.71%) Information Security
11 4 (4.71%) OO
11 4 (4.71%) OOP
11 4 (4.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
2 5 (5.88%) Java
3 4 (4.71%) C#
4 3 (3.53%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) Python
6 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 6 (7.06%) CCNA
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) MCSE
5 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) BICSI Certification
6 3 (3.53%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.53%) JNCIS
6 3 (3.53%) LPIC
6 3 (3.53%) RHCE
7 2 (2.35%) CCENT
7 2 (2.35%) MCSA
8 1 (1.18%) CCIE
8 1 (1.18%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (24.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (8.24%) vSphere
4 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.06%) XenServer
5 4 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.53%) Firmware
7 2 (2.35%) Docker
7 2 (2.35%) vCloud
8 1 (1.18%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) Nessus
3 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.53%) SCOM
3 3 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.35%) Puppet
4 2 (2.35%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.35%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.35%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.35%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.35%) vRealize
5 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco
2 29 (34.12%) HP
2 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.24%) Citrix
4 22 (25.88%) VMware
5 21 (24.71%) Extreme Networks
6 19 (22.35%) CheckPoint
7 12 (14.12%) EMC
8 11 (12.94%) IBM
9 9 (10.59%) Juniper
10 8 (9.41%) Symantec
11 7 (8.24%) NetApp
12 6 (7.06%) Apple
13 5 (5.88%) Oracle
13 5 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (5.88%) Sun
14 4 (4.71%) Lotus
14 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
14 4 (4.71%) SAP
14 4 (4.71%) Veeam