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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AppSense
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Contract jobs citing AppSense 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.75% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £300 £738
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -59.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -22.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -58.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%

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
218 400 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.91% 42.51% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 223 180
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 26
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 23 February 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
Chester +4 1 - -
AppSense
North West

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (60.00%) Service Design
2 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery

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 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft