The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 30 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 123 103
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20  
Contract jobs citing Dell 15 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.36% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 0.75% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £185 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +129.72% -17.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £176 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +2.94% -6.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -60.00%  
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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 926 1337 1293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.16% 48.30% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 671 679
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 103
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Dell
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dell in the West Midlands

Dell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dell in the West Midlands

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dell in the West Midlands

Dell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dell in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dell in the West Midlands

Dell
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dell within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Warwickshire - 5 £425 - 1
Birmingham 0 4 £400 +116.21%
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 £425 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Dell
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Dell.

1 17 (58.62%) Migration
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) HP
3 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 13 (44.83%) SAN
4 12 (41.38%) IBM
4 12 (41.38%) VMware
5 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
5 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
5 11 (37.93%) Change Management
5 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
6 10 (34.48%) EMC
6 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (31.03%) Network Security
7 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Escalation Management
7 9 (31.03%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Citrix
9 7 (24.14%) NetApp
9 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
9 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
10 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
10 6 (20.69%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (20.69%) 3PAR
10 6 (20.69%) SLA

Dell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Boomi
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.45%) 3G
4 1 (3.45%) DMZ
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DataStage
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Storage Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) HP Storage Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.45%) Deskside Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) REST
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
1 3 (10.34%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.24%) CLARiiON
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (10.34%) HP Storage
4 3 (10.34%) NHS
5 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.45%) CMDB
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Migration
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Change Management
3 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
3 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
4 9 (31.03%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (31.03%) Escalation Management
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Product Management
6 5 (17.24%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) MOS
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (17.24%) SRDF
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) HP
2 12 (41.38%) IBM
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) EMC
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) NetApp
6 6 (20.69%) 3PAR
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Brocade
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Informatica
9 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (6.90%) Avaya
10 2 (6.90%) LANDesk
10 2 (6.90%) SAP
10 2 (6.90%) Toshiba
10 2 (6.90%) Veritas
11 1 (3.45%) Kaspersky
11 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Warwickshire
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Rate: £14 - £22 per hour
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