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 28 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.

Dell
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 413 401
Rank change year-on-year +34 -12  
Contract jobs citing Dell 239 232 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.99% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 146 136
Median daily rate £350 £340 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £185 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £356
% change year-on-year -4.41% -4.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 48
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 £9.60 £13.42
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 19880 23441 24407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.09% 43.75% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 14240 13819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 708 804 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 +44 225 £350 +8.10% 63
London +38 81 £370 +8.82% 32
South East +4 47 £385 +9.21% 13
East Midlands +2 23 £263 +9.37% 3
South West -2 20 £269 -18.56% 1
Hampshire +17 19 £304 -10.58% 3
East of England +5 18 £308 +14.95% 1
West Midlands +20 16 £425 +129.72% 1
Bristol +11 16 £263 -17.96%
City of London -6 15 £350 +9.37% 12
Leicestershire +5 12 £250 +4.16% 2
Hertfordshire +12 11 £365 -12.57%
Leicester -4 9 £250 +4.16% 1
North West +19 8 £375 +41.50% 9
Oxfordshire -1 8 £488 +25.80%
Yorkshire +13 7 £338 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £338 -
Derbyshire -3 6 £300 -36.84% 1
Birmingham -4 6 £413 +122.97%
Cambridge +11 5 £136 -
Scotland +11 5 £445 +9.87%
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £136 -
Southampton +6 5 £308 +179.54% 1
Watford +5 5 £525 -4.54%
Surrey +4 5 £200 -52.94% 2
Oxford -2 5 £488 +25.80%
Cheshire - 5 £413 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 4 £350 +16.66% 2
Leeds +8 4 £350 - 2
Hatfield - 4 £370 -

Dell
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 270 (57.45%) Windows
2 215 (45.74%) Active Directory
3 181 (38.51%) Microsoft
4 179 (38.09%) VMware
5 176 (37.45%) HP
6 128 (27.23%) Windows Server
7 119 (25.32%) Cisco
8 107 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (21.91%) DNS
10 91 (19.36%) Citrix
11 90 (19.15%) Linux
12 89 (18.94%) Windows 7
13 88 (18.72%) SCCM
14 83 (17.66%) ITIL
14 83 (17.66%) Firewall
15 82 (17.45%) Finance
16 76 (16.17%) MS Office
17 75 (15.96%) DHCP
18 74 (15.74%) SQL Server
18 74 (15.74%) Data Centre
19 73 (15.53%) Migration
20 72 (15.32%) SAN
21 70 (14.89%) SQL
22 65 (13.83%) Hyper-V
22 65 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
23 64 (13.62%) Office 365
24 62 (13.19%) Boomi
25 60 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
25 60 (12.77%) Wireless
26 59 (12.55%) MS Excel

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 47 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.66%) IIS
3 27 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.68%) Skype for Business
6 15 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.77%) Apache
8 11 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.34%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.91%) IBM Notes
9 9 (1.91%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.64%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.64%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.64%) nginx
13 2 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (16.17%) MS Office
2 59 (12.55%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.04%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.49%) SAP HCM
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.43%) Endur
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.43%) SAP HR
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 Payroll
Cloud Services
1 64 (13.62%) Office 365
2 62 (13.19%) Boomi
3 41 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (3.19%) IaaS
7 14 (2.98%) SuccessFactors
8 11 (2.34%) SaaS
9 10 (2.13%) PaaS
10 8 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (1.49%) G Suite
11 7 (1.49%) iPaaS
12 6 (1.28%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.43%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.43%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 103 (21.91%) DNS
2 83 (17.66%) Firewall
3 75 (15.96%) DHCP
4 72 (15.32%) SAN
5 60 (12.77%) Wireless
6 54 (11.49%) LAN
7 49 (10.43%) WAN
8 45 (9.57%) Network Security
8 45 (9.57%) VPN
9 33 (7.02%) TCP/IP
10 18 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (3.62%) Internet
12 16 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (3.40%) NetScaler
12 16 (3.40%) SSL
13 15 (3.19%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.77%) FTP
14 13 (2.77%) NAS
15 12 (2.55%) HTTP
16 11 (2.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.13%) MySQL
6 8 (1.70%) MS Access
7 6 (1.28%) 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 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.64%) Power BI
10 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.85%) JIRA
5 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.64%) MSI
5 3 (0.64%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (0.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.21%) Ant
7 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 82 (17.45%) Finance
2 17 (3.62%) Retail
3 13 (2.77%) Banking
3 13 (2.77%) Legal
3 13 (2.77%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.34%) Law
4 11 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.70%) Back Office
6 7 (1.49%) Games
6 7 (1.49%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.28%) Electronics
8 5 (1.06%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.85%) Front Office
9 4 (0.85%) Marketing
10 2 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 66 (14.04%) Analyst
2 49 (10.43%) Architect
3 45 (9.57%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 38 (8.09%) Network Engineer
6 32 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (6.17%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.74%) Developer
9 26 (5.53%) Desktop Support
10 23 (4.89%) Consultant
10 23 (4.89%) IT Support
11 22 (4.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 20 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
12 20 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.04%) IT Engineer
14 18 (3.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 18 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (3.62%) Desktop Analyst
15 17 (3.62%) IT Support Engineer
15 17 (3.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.26%) .NET
2 17 (3.62%) Web Services
2 17 (3.62%) XML
3 14 (2.98%) SOAP
4 12 (2.55%) Middleware
4 12 (2.55%) REST
4 12 (2.55%) RESTful
5 8 (1.70%) Ajax
5 8 (1.70%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (1.70%) CSS
5 8 (1.70%) HTML
5 8 (1.70%) jQuery
5 8 (1.70%) LINQ
5 8 (1.70%) LINQ to SQL
5 8 (1.70%) Regular Expression
5 8 (1.70%) WCF
6 7 (1.49%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (1.28%) JSON
7 6 (1.28%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.74%) Data Centre
2 51 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.53%) Smartphone
5 20 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 20 (4.26%) EMC VNX
6 17 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.19%) Clustering
8 14 (2.98%) RSA SecurID
9 13 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (2.34%) EPoS
11 10 (2.13%) Fat Client
11 10 (2.13%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.91%) iPad
13 8 (1.70%) N-Tier
14 7 (1.49%) Cloud Native
14 7 (1.49%) iPhone
15 6 (1.28%) Driving Licence
15 6 (1.28%) NHS
16 5 (1.06%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 270 (57.45%) Windows
2 128 (27.23%) Windows Server
3 90 (19.15%) Linux
4 89 (18.94%) Windows 7
5 65 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (7.23%) Windows 10
9 29 (6.17%) Android
9 29 (6.17%) Unix
10 22 (4.68%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.55%) Apple iOS
12 11 (2.34%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.13%) SUSE
14 9 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.70%) AIX
15 8 (1.70%) Solaris
15 8 (1.70%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.06%) CentOS
16 5 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (17.66%) ITIL
2 73 (15.53%) Migration
3 43 (9.15%) Incident Management
4 25 (5.32%) Change Management
5 24 (5.11%) DevOps
6 22 (4.68%) Information Security
7 20 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
7 20 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
8 19 (4.04%) Configuration Management
8 19 (4.04%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (3.83%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (3.83%) Load Balancing
9 18 (3.83%) Patch Management
9 18 (3.83%) Problem Management
9 18 (3.83%) Web Filtering
10 17 (3.62%) Email Filtering
11 16 (3.40%) High Availability
11 16 (3.40%) Service Delivery
12 15 (3.19%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 70 (14.89%) SQL
2 59 (12.55%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.26%) VBScript
4 16 (3.40%) Python
5 15 (3.19%) Java
5 15 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.98%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.70%) C#
8 8 (1.70%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.70%) VBA
9 6 (1.28%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.28%) Perl
10 5 (1.06%) VB
11 4 (0.85%) AWK
11 4 (0.85%) PHP
12 2 (0.43%) C
12 2 (0.43%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) Jython
13 1 (0.21%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 35 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.32%) Degree
4 20 (4.26%) CCNA
5 19 (4.04%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.62%) CCNP
7 12 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.13%) SANS
9 9 (1.91%) CISSP
9 9 (1.91%) JNCIA
9 9 (1.91%) JNCIS
10 8 (1.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (1.70%) CCSP
10 8 (1.70%) CISM
10 8 (1.70%) MCSE
11 7 (1.49%) CCDA
11 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.49%) JNCIP
12 4 (0.85%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.02%) SLA
2 8 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 215 (45.74%) Active Directory
2 107 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (13.83%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.23%) VMware ESX
4 34 (7.23%) vSphere
5 32 (6.81%) XenApp
6 22 (4.68%) XenDesktop
7 21 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (3.19%) BitLocker
10 13 (2.77%) Firmware
10 13 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (2.34%) Xen
12 9 (1.91%) NFS
13 7 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (1.06%) SRDF
14 5 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 88 (18.72%) SCCM
2 33 (7.02%) WSUS
3 21 (4.47%) SCOM
4 18 (3.83%) Puppet
5 12 (2.55%) NetBackup
5 12 (2.55%) vRealize
6 10 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.13%) SCOrch
7 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.28%) Foglight
9 6 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.28%) Nagios
9 6 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 4 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.85%) NetVault Backup
11 4 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.85%) PowerCLI
11 4 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 181 (38.51%) Microsoft
2 179 (38.09%) VMware
3 176 (37.45%) HP
4 119 (25.32%) Cisco
5 91 (19.36%) Citrix
6 51 (10.85%) EMC
7 47 (10.00%) IBM
8 41 (8.72%) Symantec
9 38 (8.09%) Apple
10 28 (5.96%) NetApp
10 28 (5.96%) Oracle
11 25 (5.32%) CheckPoint
12 24 (5.11%) Juniper
13 23 (4.89%) SAP
14 21 (4.47%) Red Hat
14 21 (4.47%) Toshiba
15 20 (4.26%) Veeam
16 16 (3.40%) Altiris
16 16 (3.40%) Avaya
17 14 (2.98%) Veritas
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £11 to £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £14 - £22 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago