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 23 May 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
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 396 355
Rank change year-on-year +4 -41  
Contract jobs citing Dell 190 273 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.15% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 177 149
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 55
Median hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £20.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +14.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -23.91% +27.77%  

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 19577 23800 24676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.68% 44.52% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11901 14645 14199
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 797 1129
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  

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 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the UK

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -8 182 £350 - 76
London -28 62 £425 +6.25% 22
East Midlands +12 29 £250 -17.01% 7
South East -1 27 £400 +14.28% 17
East of England +16 19 £325 +1.56%
Hertfordshire +18 16 £325 -40.90%
South West +14 14 £263 -17.96% 6
Leicestershire +6 13 £250 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +20 12 £500 +47.05% 6
Bristol +10 12 £256 -19.92% 2
Yorkshire +19 11 £325 +8.33% 5
Hatfield - 9 £295 -
Derbyshire - 9 £410 - 2
West Midlands +17 8 £400 +66.66% 12
Berkshire +14 7 £395 +12.85% 1
North West +11 7 £325 +9.24% 6
Leicester 0 7 £250 +4.16%
City of London -25 7 £300 -27.27% 8
Derby - 7 £418 - 2
South Yorkshire +6 6 £325 +18.18%
Scotland +41 5 £110 -72.50% 1
West Yorkshire +21 5 £388 +14.81% 1
Doncaster -4 5 £325 +18.18%
New Malden - 5 - -
Cheshire +35 4 £413 -8.33%
Leeds +13 4 £388 +3.33%
Watford 0 4 £450 -18.18%
Oxfordshire -6 4 - -
Bicester - 4 - -
Worcestershire +17 3 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 234 (56.66%) Windows
2 185 (44.79%) Active Directory
3 166 (40.19%) HP
4 158 (38.26%) Microsoft
5 144 (34.87%) VMware
6 111 (26.88%) Windows Server
7 101 (24.46%) Cisco
8 89 (21.55%) DNS
8 89 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 86 (20.82%) Linux
10 81 (19.61%) Windows 7
11 79 (19.13%) Finance
12 75 (18.16%) ITIL
13 73 (17.68%) Firewall
13 73 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 72 (17.43%) Citrix
15 70 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
16 68 (16.46%) Office 365
17 67 (16.22%) Data Centre
17 67 (16.22%) SCCM
18 65 (15.74%) DHCP
18 65 (15.74%) Wireless
19 62 (15.01%) SAN
19 62 (15.01%) Hyper-V
20 59 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 55 (13.32%) LAN
21 55 (13.32%) IBM
22 54 (13.08%) Migration
22 54 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
22 54 (13.08%) PowerShell

Dell
Co-occurring 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 31 (7.51%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.54%) IIS
3 22 (5.33%) Skype for Business
4 20 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.63%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.42%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.94%) Apache
10 8 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.45%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.73%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.73%) nginx
13 2 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.48%) Confluence
13 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.69%) SAP HCM
3 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.48%) Endur
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.48%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 68 (16.46%) Office 365
2 53 (12.83%) Boomi
3 35 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (3.39%) SuccessFactors
6 13 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (2.18%) iPaaS
7 9 (2.18%) PaaS
8 6 (1.45%) IaaS
8 6 (1.45%) SaaS
9 3 (0.73%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.48%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.48%) G Suite
10 2 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.48%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 89 (21.55%) DNS
2 73 (17.68%) Firewall
3 65 (15.74%) DHCP
3 65 (15.74%) Wireless
4 62 (15.01%) SAN
5 55 (13.32%) LAN
6 46 (11.14%) VPN
7 44 (10.65%) WAN
8 34 (8.23%) Network Security
8 34 (8.23%) TCP/IP
9 25 (6.05%) Internet
10 21 (5.08%) LDAP
11 16 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (3.87%) iSCSI
11 16 (3.87%) NetScaler
12 14 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.91%) Skype
15 11 (2.66%) NAS
15 11 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.18%) MySQL
5 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.21%) Big Data
8 5 (1.21%) DataStage
8 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.48%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.24%) GIS
12 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.97%) JIRA
2 3 (0.73%) MSI
2 3 (0.73%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.24%) Ant
4 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.24%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (19.13%) Finance
2 20 (4.84%) Retail
3 16 (3.87%) Banking
4 13 (3.15%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.42%) Legal
7 6 (1.45%) Back Office
7 6 (1.45%) Electronics
7 6 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.97%) Front Office
9 4 (0.97%) Marketing
10 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.48%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (12.59%) Analyst
2 43 (10.41%) Support Engineer
3 41 (9.93%) Architect
4 34 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (7.02%) Desktop Support
6 26 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (6.30%) Network Engineer
7 23 (5.57%) IT Support
8 22 (5.33%) Consultant
9 19 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
9 19 (4.60%) IT Engineer
9 19 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (4.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 18 (4.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 18 (4.36%) Developer
10 18 (4.36%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 17 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (4.12%) Administrator
11 17 (4.12%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.12%) .NET
2 14 (3.39%) Web Services
3 13 (3.15%) Middleware
3 13 (3.15%) SOAP
4 11 (2.66%) REST
4 11 (2.66%) RESTful
5 8 (1.94%) Regular Expression
5 8 (1.94%) XML
6 7 (1.69%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (1.45%) Visualforce
8 5 (1.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.97%) JDBC
9 4 (0.97%) JMS
9 4 (0.97%) JSON
9 4 (0.97%) XSLT
10 3 (0.73%) J2EE
10 3 (0.73%) LAMP
10 3 (0.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 53 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.36%) Smartphone
6 16 (3.87%) EMC VNX
7 15 (3.63%) Blackberry
7 15 (3.63%) EPoS
8 14 (3.39%) Clustering
8 14 (3.39%) RSA SecurID
9 9 (2.18%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.18%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.94%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.45%) NHS
13 5 (1.21%) CLARiiON
13 5 (1.21%) DataPower
13 5 (1.21%) PKI
13 5 (1.21%) Symmetrix DMX
14 4 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 234 (56.66%) Windows
2 111 (26.88%) Windows Server
3 86 (20.82%) Linux
4 81 (19.61%) Windows 7
5 73 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (6.05%) Unix
9 24 (5.81%) Windows 10
10 21 (5.08%) Android
11 19 (4.60%) Mac OS X
12 12 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.42%) AIX
13 10 (2.42%) Solaris
14 9 (2.18%) CentOS
14 9 (2.18%) SUSE
14 9 (2.18%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.94%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.69%) Windows XP
17 6 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (18.16%) ITIL
2 54 (13.08%) Migration
3 42 (10.17%) Incident Management
4 30 (7.26%) Break/Fix
4 30 (7.26%) Change Management
5 25 (6.05%) Configuration Management
6 22 (5.33%) Customer Requirements
6 22 (5.33%) Information Security
7 21 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 20 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
8 20 (4.84%) Web Filtering
9 19 (4.60%) Email Filtering
9 19 (4.60%) High Availability
10 18 (4.36%) Load Balancing
11 16 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (3.87%) DevOps
11 16 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (3.87%) ITIL V3
11 16 (3.87%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (3.63%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.08%) PowerShell
2 48 (11.62%) SQL
3 25 (6.05%) VBScript
4 16 (3.87%) Java
5 9 (2.18%) Python
6 8 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.45%) Apex Code
7 6 (1.45%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.45%) Perl
7 6 (1.45%) VB
8 5 (1.21%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.97%) C#
9 4 (0.97%) PHP
9 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.48%) C
10 2 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.24%) ABAP
11 1 (0.24%) Korn
11 1 (0.24%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (7.99%) Security Cleared
3 31 (7.51%) Degree
4 22 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (4.84%) CCNA
7 14 (3.39%) CCNP
8 13 (3.15%) SANS
9 12 (2.91%) CISSP
10 11 (2.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 11 (2.66%) CCSP
10 11 (2.66%) CISM
11 9 (2.18%) MCSE
12 8 (1.94%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.45%) JNCIP
13 6 (1.45%) JNCIS
14 4 (0.97%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.97%) MCITP
14 4 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.99%) SLA
2 13 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 185 (44.79%) Active Directory
2 89 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (15.01%) Hyper-V
4 37 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (7.99%) XenApp
6 30 (7.26%) vSphere
7 21 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (4.60%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.91%) Firmware
9 12 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.42%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (1.94%) KVM
11 8 (1.94%) NFS
12 6 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.21%) BitLocker
13 5 (1.21%) SRDF
13 5 (1.21%) Xen
14 4 (0.97%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.97%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 67 (16.22%) SCCM
2 21 (5.08%) SCOM
3 14 (3.39%) WSUS
4 13 (3.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 13 (3.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (2.91%) SCOrch
6 10 (2.42%) vCenter Server
7 9 (2.18%) vRealize
8 8 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (1.94%) Puppet
9 7 (1.69%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.45%) Nagios
11 5 (1.21%) PowerCLI
11 5 (1.21%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
13 3 (0.73%) vMotion
Vendors
1 166 (40.19%) HP
2 158 (38.26%) Microsoft
3 144 (34.87%) VMware
4 101 (24.46%) Cisco
5 72 (17.43%) Citrix
6 55 (13.32%) IBM
7 47 (11.38%) EMC
8 31 (7.51%) Apple
9 30 (7.26%) NetApp
10 29 (7.02%) Oracle
10 29 (7.02%) Symantec
11 24 (5.81%) SAP
12 23 (5.57%) Juniper
13 21 (5.08%) Red Hat
14 20 (4.84%) CheckPoint
14 20 (4.84%) Toshiba
15 14 (3.39%) AppSense
16 13 (3.15%) Veeam
17 12 (2.91%) Avaya
17 12 (2.91%) LANDesk
Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Gibbs S3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago