Period
to 2 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 2 April 2020 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 West
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 178 169
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Dell 31 52 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.93% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 16
Median daily rate £335 £613 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.31% +92.16% +6.25%
10th Percentile £150 £298 £271
90th Percentile £550 £720 £413
England median daily rate £425 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.80 - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -8.70% +29.58% -4.05%

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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,979 2,698 1,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.77% 43.07% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,274 1,630 1,142
Median daily rate £450 £430 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +9.55% +4.67%
10th Percentile £192 £262 £219
90th Percentile £625 £600 £556
England median daily rate £450 £454 £450
% change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 160 94
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +72.41% -39.37%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.17 £12.05
90th Percentile £52.12 £50.00 £46.53
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Dell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in the South West

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dell in the South West.

Daily rate trend for Dell in the South West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dell in the South West over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Dell in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dell in the South West.

Hourly rate trend for Dell in the South West

Dell
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Dell in the South West over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Dell in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
Bristol +2 13 £395 -39.23% 1
Wiltshire +31 8 £150 -58.90% 3
Gloucestershire +18 7 £545 +14.74% 1
Somerset +2 2 - -
Dorset -5 1 £275 -8.33%
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for Dell.

1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 16 (51.61%) Windows 10
4 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 13 (41.94%) SCCM
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) HP
7 10 (32.26%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) Office 365
8 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco
9 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (22.58%) Application Virtualisation
10 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
10 7 (22.58%) Clustering
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
12 5 (16.13%) SCDPM
12 5 (16.13%) SCSM
12 5 (16.13%) User Experience
12 5 (16.13%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (16.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (16.13%) Failover Clustering

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (16.13%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.23%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Author
2 4 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Technical Author
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Writer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 16 (51.61%) Windows 10
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Android
8 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (6.45%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) Fedora
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
5 4 (12.90%) Break/Fix
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Server Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCDA
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE Collaboration
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.23%) GIAC
5 1 (3.23%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) SANS
5 1 (3.23%) SSCP
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (16.13%) DFS Replication
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.45%) vSphere
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.23%) Docker
7 1 (3.23%) NFS
7 1 (3.23%) Samba
7 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
7 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (16.13%) SCDPM
2 5 (16.13%) SCOM
2 5 (16.13%) SCSM
2 5 (16.13%) SCVMM
2 5 (16.13%) WSUS
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (9.68%) AirWatch
4 3 (9.68%) Ansible
4 3 (9.68%) Puppet
5 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.45%) Terraform
6 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.23%) Nagios
6 1 (3.23%) OpenNMS
6 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) HP
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
5 5 (16.13%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) Adobe
8 2 (6.45%) Autodesk
8 2 (6.45%) Ivanti
8 2 (6.45%) McAfee
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) Samsung
8 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas
8 2 (6.45%) Wyse
9 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
9 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp