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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Dell 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.62% 0.90% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 7.58% 2.13% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +66.66%  

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 66 47 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 47.83% 42.34% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 35
Median daily rate £365 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.15% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -16.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 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 27 April 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 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (71.43%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (71.43%) SAP HCM
1 5 (71.43%) DataPower
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Boomi
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
1 5 (71.43%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (57.14%) API Development
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL

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
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 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Developer
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 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 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) API Development
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
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