The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 188 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing AppSense 11 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 7
Average daily rate
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£203 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.98% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £31.56 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-30.28% -32.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2715 3329 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 2307 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 93 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) XenApp
2 18 (78.26%) Citrix
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) SCCM
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) SCOM
6 10 (43.48%) XenServer
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
8 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
9 5 (21.74%) DNS
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (17.39%) VMware
11 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.04%) Coaching
11 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
11 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
11 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (13.04%) Remedy
11 3 (13.04%) Change Management
11 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) MS Office
11 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 2 (8.70%) DHCP
12 2 (8.70%) Blackberry

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Wintel Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Coaching
1 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
1 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
1 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (13.04%) Change Management
1 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.35%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) XenApp
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) XenServer
4 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) SCCM
2 10 (43.48%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Citrix
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) Altiris
5 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Wyse
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp