The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 31 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing AppSense 3 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.55% 0.42% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 1.08% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £303 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £329
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +21.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -64.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £34.53
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -24.69%
AppSense
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 93 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.69% 38.91% 49.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 39
Median daily rate £400 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 22
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £21.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing AppSense as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 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 Chester region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Local Government
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) VMware