The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell
UK
Rank 365 418 380
Rank change year-on-year +53 -38  
Contract jobs citing Dell 247 228 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.99% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 141 132
Median daily rate £350 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -6.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 46
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +21.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £9.80 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year -61.05% +184.09%  

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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20011 23143 23796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.18% 43.66% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12332 14008 13432
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 802 994
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the UK

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the UK

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the UK

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dell in the UK

Dell
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 234 £350 +7.69% 68
London +45 80 £370 +5.71% 32
South East +22 49 £395 +12.05% 14
South West +3 24 £275 -16.66% 2
East Midlands +7 23 £263 +9.37% 4
West Midlands +18 21 £425 +129.72% 1
Hampshire +19 20 £304 -10.58% 5
Bristol +13 19 £275 -14.06%
East of England 0 18 £288 +0.87% 1
City of London +6 14 £350 +9.37% 10
Leicestershire -1 12 £250 +4.16% 2
Hertfordshire +8 10 £370 -10.30%
Leicester -5 9 £250 +4.16% 1
North West +20 8 £375 +41.50% 9
Birmingham -3 8 £425 +129.72%
Yorkshire +8 7 £325 +44.44% 3
Oxfordshire -12 7 £488 +25.80%
Warwickshire - 7 £425 - 1
Southampton +12 6 £308 +179.54% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £338 -
Derbyshire -4 6 £300 -36.84% 1
Scotland +7 5 £445 +9.87%
Cambridge +5 5 £136 -
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £136 -
Watford +2 5 £525 +9.09%
Surrey +2 5 £200 -52.94% 2
Oxford -6 5 £488 +25.80%
Cheshire - 5 £413 - 1
Berkshire +18 4 £400 +13.47% 7
West Yorkshire +8 4 £328 +9.16% 2

Dell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for Dell.

1 269 (56.87%) Windows
2 217 (45.88%) Active Directory
3 184 (38.90%) Microsoft
4 183 (38.69%) VMware
5 176 (37.21%) HP
6 130 (27.48%) Windows Server
7 121 (25.58%) Cisco
8 112 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 105 (22.20%) DNS
10 93 (19.66%) Citrix
10 93 (19.66%) Linux
11 88 (18.60%) Windows 7
12 87 (18.39%) Firewall
12 87 (18.39%) SCCM
13 82 (17.34%) Finance
13 82 (17.34%) ITIL
14 76 (16.07%) Data Centre
15 75 (15.86%) MS Office
16 74 (15.64%) DHCP
17 73 (15.43%) SQL Server
17 73 (15.43%) Migration
18 71 (15.01%) SQL
18 71 (15.01%) SAN
19 65 (13.74%) Hyper-V
19 65 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
20 62 (13.11%) Boomi
20 62 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 62 (13.11%) MS Excel
21 61 (12.90%) Wireless
21 61 (12.90%) Office 365

Dell
Top Related IT Skills 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 46 (9.73%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.40%) IIS
3 27 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (5.07%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.65%) Skype for Business
6 14 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.75%) Apache
8 11 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.90%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.90%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.63%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.63%) nginx
14 2 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (15.86%) MS Office
2 62 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 20 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.48%) SAP HCM
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.42%) Endur
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.11%) Boomi
2 61 (12.90%) Office 365
3 43 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (4.23%) IaaS
6 16 (3.38%) SaaS
7 13 (2.75%) PaaS
7 13 (2.75%) SuccessFactors
8 11 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.48%) G Suite
9 7 (1.48%) iPaaS
10 6 (1.27%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.42%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.42%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 105 (22.20%) DNS
2 87 (18.39%) Firewall
3 74 (15.64%) DHCP
4 71 (15.01%) SAN
5 61 (12.90%) Wireless
6 52 (10.99%) LAN
7 48 (10.15%) WAN
8 47 (9.94%) Network Security
9 45 (9.51%) VPN
10 32 (6.77%) TCP/IP
11 19 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (4.02%) NetScaler
12 17 (3.59%) Internet
13 16 (3.38%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (3.38%) SSL
14 15 (3.17%) iSCSI
15 13 (2.75%) FTP
15 13 (2.75%) NAS
16 12 (2.54%) HTTP
17 11 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.11%) MySQL
6 8 (1.69%) MS Access
7 6 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.06%) DataStage
8 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.85%) Big Data
10 3 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.63%) Power BI
10 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.63%) JIRA
4 3 (0.63%) MSI
4 3 (0.63%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.21%) Ant
6 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 82 (17.34%) Finance
2 16 (3.38%) Retail
3 13 (2.75%) Banking
3 13 (2.75%) Legal
3 13 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.33%) Law
6 8 (1.69%) Back Office
7 7 (1.48%) Games
7 7 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.27%) Electronics
9 5 (1.06%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.85%) Front Office
10 4 (0.85%) Marketing
11 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (13.74%) Analyst
2 53 (11.21%) Architect
3 46 (9.73%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (8.46%) Network Engineer
6 32 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (6.13%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.71%) Developer
9 26 (5.50%) Desktop Support
10 23 (4.86%) IT Support
11 22 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 22 (4.65%) Consultant
12 20 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
12 20 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.02%) IT Engineer
14 18 (3.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 18 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (3.59%) Desktop Analyst
15 17 (3.59%) IT Support Engineer
15 17 (3.59%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.23%) .NET
2 18 (3.81%) Web Services
3 17 (3.59%) XML
4 14 (2.96%) SOAP
5 12 (2.54%) Middleware
5 12 (2.54%) REST
5 12 (2.54%) RESTful
6 8 (1.69%) Ajax
6 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (1.69%) CSS
6 8 (1.69%) HTML
6 8 (1.69%) jQuery
6 8 (1.69%) LINQ
6 8 (1.69%) LINQ to SQL
6 8 (1.69%) Regular Expression
6 8 (1.69%) WCF
7 7 (1.48%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (1.27%) JSON
8 6 (1.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 51 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.77%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.29%) Smartphone
5 20 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 19 (4.02%) EMC VNX
7 17 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.96%) Clustering
8 14 (2.96%) RSA SecurID
9 13 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (2.11%) EPoS
10 10 (2.11%) Fat Client
10 10 (2.11%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.90%) iPad
12 8 (1.69%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.48%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.48%) iPhone
14 6 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.27%) NHS
15 5 (1.06%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 269 (56.87%) Windows
2 130 (27.48%) Windows Server
3 93 (19.66%) Linux
4 88 (18.60%) Windows 7
5 65 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (6.98%) Windows 10
9 29 (6.13%) Android
9 29 (6.13%) Unix
10 23 (4.86%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.54%) Apple iOS
12 11 (2.33%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.11%) SUSE
14 8 (1.69%) AIX
14 8 (1.69%) Solaris
14 8 (1.69%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.85%) CentOS
15 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.34%) ITIL
2 73 (15.43%) Migration
3 42 (8.88%) Incident Management
4 26 (5.50%) DevOps
5 25 (5.29%) Change Management
6 22 (4.65%) Information Security
7 21 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (4.23%) Customer Requirements
8 20 (4.23%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (4.02%) Configuration Management
10 18 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (3.81%) Load Balancing
10 18 (3.81%) Patch Management
10 18 (3.81%) Web Filtering
11 17 (3.59%) Email Filtering
11 17 (3.59%) Network Management
11 17 (3.59%) Problem Management
12 16 (3.38%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.01%) SQL
2 59 (12.47%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.23%) VBScript
4 16 (3.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.38%) Python
5 15 (3.17%) Java
6 14 (2.96%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.69%) C#
8 8 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.69%) VBA
9 6 (1.27%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.27%) Perl
10 5 (1.06%) VB
11 4 (0.85%) AWK
11 4 (0.85%) PHP
12 3 (0.63%) Jython
13 2 (0.42%) C
14 1 (0.21%) ABAP
14 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.50%) Degree
4 20 (4.23%) CCNA
5 19 (4.02%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.59%) CCNP
7 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.11%) SANS
9 9 (1.90%) CISSP
9 9 (1.90%) JNCIA
9 9 (1.90%) JNCIS
9 9 (1.90%) MCSE
10 8 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (1.69%) CCSP
10 8 (1.69%) CISM
11 7 (1.48%) CCDA
11 7 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.48%) JNCIP
12 4 (0.85%) CCSE
12 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.77%) SLA
2 8 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.21%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 217 (45.88%) Active Directory
2 112 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (13.74%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.19%) VMware ESX
4 34 (7.19%) vSphere
5 31 (6.55%) XenApp
6 24 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (5.07%) XenDesktop
7 20 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.17%) BitLocker
9 13 (2.75%) Firmware
9 13 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (2.33%) Xen
11 9 (1.90%) NFS
12 7 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.27%) XenServer
14 5 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (1.06%) SRDF
14 5 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 87 (18.39%) SCCM
2 33 (6.98%) WSUS
3 20 (4.23%) SCOM
4 19 (4.02%) Puppet
5 12 (2.54%) vRealize
6 11 (2.33%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.11%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.11%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (1.27%) Foglight
10 6 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (1.27%) Nagios
10 6 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 4 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.85%) NetVault Backup
12 4 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.85%) PowerCLI
12 4 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 184 (38.90%) Microsoft
2 183 (38.69%) VMware
3 176 (37.21%) HP
4 121 (25.58%) Cisco
5 93 (19.66%) Citrix
6 49 (10.36%) EMC
7 46 (9.73%) IBM
8 41 (8.67%) Symantec
9 38 (8.03%) Apple
10 28 (5.92%) CheckPoint
10 28 (5.92%) Oracle
11 26 (5.50%) NetApp
12 25 (5.29%) Juniper
13 24 (5.07%) SAP
14 23 (4.86%) Red Hat
15 20 (4.23%) Toshiba
15 20 (4.23%) Veeam
16 17 (3.59%) Avaya
17 16 (3.38%) Altiris
18 15 (3.17%) Extreme Networks
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £11 to £12 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £14 - £22 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago