The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 City of London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 190 162 203
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +41
Contract jobs citing AppSense 20 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.56% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.26% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 15
Average daily rate £325 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £305 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £470 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £363 £295
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +22.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2854 2783 3309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.22% 44.66% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2010 1965 2224
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
AppSense
London

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
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 18 April 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 32 (88.89%) Citrix
2 30 (83.33%) XenApp
3 26 (72.22%) Windows
4 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 18 (50.00%) SCCM
6 14 (38.89%) XenDesktop
7 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 13 (36.11%) Migration
8 12 (33.33%) SCOM
9 11 (30.56%) XenServer
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
10 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 9 (25.00%) VBScript
11 9 (25.00%) Banking
11 9 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 8 (22.22%) LANDesk
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (19.44%) VMware
14 5 (13.89%) Lotus
14 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
14 5 (13.89%) IBM Notes
14 5 (13.89%) C
14 5 (13.89%) MS Office
14 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 3 (8.33%) MSI
15 3 (8.33%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MSI
2 2 (5.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Desktop Support
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Packager
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.78%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
1 1 (2.78%) Clustering
1 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
3 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Release Management
3 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Change Control
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Equity Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (13.89%) C
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) CCEA
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) XenApp
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 14 (38.89%) XenDesktop
4 11 (30.56%) XenServer
5 9 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) SCCM
2 12 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Citrix
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) LANDesk
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) Lotus
6 2 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Wyse
7 1 (2.78%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
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