The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 63
Contract jobs citing Dell 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.42% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.92% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year -33.33% +12.98%  

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 South Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 218 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.82% 45.80% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 137 141
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 8
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +8.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.88 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in South Wales

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Dell.

1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Samsung
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Data Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Samsung