Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Dell 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.19% 0.80% 2.79%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 1.69% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Watford median daily rate £450 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £389 £550 £290
90th Percentile £521 £550 £310
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £285 £330
% change year-on-year +14.04% -13.64% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.90 £13.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year +22.33% +36.84% -42.42%

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 Watford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 170 118 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 53.13% 47.39% 58.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 58 74
Watford median daily rate £425 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -16.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £206 £196 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £484
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Watford median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -1.89% -19.70%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.00 £11.65
90th Percentile £15.55 £13.00 £22.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.43% -24.29% +6.06%

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Dell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Dell in Watford

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in Watford

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in Watford over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in Watford

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Dell.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Boomi
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (71.43%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 5 (71.43%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (71.43%) SAP HCM
2 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Packer

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (71.43%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Boomi
1 5 (71.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Developer
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) API Development
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Packer
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
2 1 (14.29%) VMware