The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing AppSense 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.88% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £358 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £353 £330
% change year-on-year
-14.95% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.37 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-38.95% -
Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 92 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 51.47% 57.50% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 19
Average daily rate £300 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £378 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 2
Average hourly rate £16.84 £40.57 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.49% -1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £15.74 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Cheshire

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Chester

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing AppSense also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AppSense.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
1 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Application Packaging
3 8 (66.67%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) MSI
5 6 (50.00%) Local Government
6 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (41.67%) VBScript
6 5 (41.67%) VB
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) AdminStudio
7 4 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 2 (16.67%) MS Project
9 1 (8.33%) ITIL
9 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (8.33%) Symantec
9 1 (8.33%) Service Management
9 1 (8.33%) Publishing
9 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing AppSense also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AppSense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MSI
2 4 (33.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Applications Packager
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VBScript
1 5 (41.67%) VB
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec