Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 276 264
Rank change year-on-year -29 -12 +41
Contract jobs citing Dell 55 118 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.30% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 80 70
South East median daily rate £343 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% -6.67% +32.74%
10th Percentile £185 £185 £205
90th Percentile £504 £489 £544
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 17
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.94% +8.75% +17.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.65 £13.35
90th Percentile £43.75 £24.25 £40.15
England median hourly rate £16.90 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.51% +24.32% -7.50%

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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7812 9084 9195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.67% 48.76% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4309 5383 4995
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 411 473
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.83% +9.34%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.25 £41.63
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 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
Thames Valley -15 24 £365 +0.69% 3
Hampshire +5 12 £500 +51.52% 5
Berkshire +20 10 £395 +12.86% 1
Surrey -13 10 £190 -48.47% 3
Buckinghamshire -19 9 £300 -42.86% 2
West Sussex +2 5 £225 -52.38%
Oxfordshire -21 5 £450 +24.14%
East Sussex - 3 £375 -
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Dell.

1 31 (56.36%) Windows
2 28 (50.91%) HP
3 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) VMware
4 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 18 (32.73%) Cisco
6 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
7 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (25.45%) Office 365
9 13 (23.64%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (20.00%) Firewall
10 11 (20.00%) Juniper
10 11 (20.00%) WAN
11 10 (18.18%) CCNA
11 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (16.36%) SLA
12 9 (16.36%) VPN
12 9 (16.36%) SAN
13 8 (14.55%) DNS
13 8 (14.55%) ITIL
13 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (14.55%) Boomi
13 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
14 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
14 7 (12.73%) Finance
14 7 (12.73%) Red Hat

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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.55%) Boomi
4 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.45%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
6 2 (3.64%) IaaS
6 2 (3.64%) iPaaS
6 2 (3.64%) Mimecast
6 2 (3.64%) PaaS
7 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Firewall
1 11 (20.00%) WAN
2 9 (16.36%) SAN
2 9 (16.36%) VPN
3 8 (14.55%) DNS
4 7 (12.73%) LAN
5 6 (10.91%) DHCP
6 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.09%) Wireless
7 4 (7.27%) NAS
8 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.45%) HTTP
8 3 (5.45%) LDAP
8 3 (5.45%) VLAN
9 2 (3.64%) 3G
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.64%) Network Security
10 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.82%) TACACS
10 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) DataStage
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Ant
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Technical Support
3 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) IT Support
4 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) REST
2 4 (7.27%) SOAP
3 3 (5.45%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.82%) JSF
4 1 (1.82%) LAMP
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) SAML
4 1 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Smartphone
4 5 (9.09%) CMDB
5 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
5 4 (7.27%) EMC VNX
5 4 (7.27%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.64%) Clustering
8 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) iPad
8 1 (1.82%) iPhone
8 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Replication
8 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
3 13 (23.64%) Linux
4 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.27%) Android
8 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.45%) CentOS
9 3 (5.45%) Solaris
10 2 (3.64%) AIX
10 2 (3.64%) SUSE
10 2 (3.64%) Unix
10 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.82%) Debian
11 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
2 6 (10.91%) ITIL V3
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.27%) Break/Fix
4 4 (7.27%) Coaching
4 4 (7.27%) DNA
4 4 (7.27%) ETL
4 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.45%) DevOps
5 3 (5.45%) Information Security
5 3 (5.45%) Logistics
5 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.45%) Release Management
6 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
6 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Apex Code
2 3 (5.45%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) PHP
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) CCNA
1 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCSE
3 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) BICSI Certification
4 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 5 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 5 (9.09%) JNCIS
4 5 (9.09%) LPIC
4 5 (9.09%) RHCE
4 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.82%) CCENT
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Firmware
4 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.45%) vSphere
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) Docker
7 1 (1.82%) NFS
7 1 (1.82%) Samba
7 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.82%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.82%) vCloud
7 1 (1.82%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.82%) Control-M
3 1 (1.82%) OpenView
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.82%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) HP
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
3 18 (32.73%) Cisco
4 11 (20.00%) Juniper
5 7 (12.73%) EMC
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.91%) Apple
7 5 (9.09%) IBM
8 4 (7.27%) Lotus
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle
8 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.27%) SAP
8 4 (7.27%) Toshiba
9 3 (5.45%) Citrix
9 3 (5.45%) Informatica
9 3 (5.45%) NetApp
9 3 (5.45%) Sun
10 2 (3.64%) Ariba
10 2 (3.64%) Veritas