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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 150 184 194
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +10
Contract jobs citing AppSense 4 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.53% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 15
Average daily rate £467 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £318 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £530 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-27.75% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £34.53
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -24.69%
AppSense
London

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
1390 2285 2761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.81% 41.56% 44.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1677 1947
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 52 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) NetScaler
3 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) SCCM
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) XenServer
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) MSI
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) VBScript
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) MSI Packager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCEA
1 1 (9.09%) CCEE
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) XenServer
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Altiris