The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 AppSense, Inc.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 82 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing AppSense 4 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 1.02% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 2.23% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £305 £700 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +211.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +23.80%
AppSense
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
505 448 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.51% 45.48% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 250 154
Median daily rate £425 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £700 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.92 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% +35.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing AppSense as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AppSense across the Cheshire region.

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the Cheshire region.

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington -20 2 £539 -23.00%
Chester +1 1 £305 -
AppSense
North West

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AppSense 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Local Government
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle