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 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 183 212 213
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Contract jobs citing AppSense 14 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£195 £333 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.35% -26.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.92%
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
2725 3354 3327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.13% 46.24% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1951 2328 2269
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
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 59 91 91
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 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 30 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 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) XenApp
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Citrix
5 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 11 (50.00%) SCCM
8 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (31.82%) XenServer
10 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
10 7 (31.82%) SCOM
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (22.73%) DNS
12 4 (18.18%) MS Office
12 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
13 3 (13.64%) SQL
13 3 (13.64%) Remedy
13 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
13 3 (13.64%) Change Management
13 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
13 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
13 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
13 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (13.64%) Coaching
14 2 (9.09%) Software Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Server Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support
7 1 (4.55%) Deployment Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Change Management
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
1 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
1 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
1 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (13.64%) Coaching
2 2 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
3 1 (4.55%) Release Management
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) XenApp
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) XenServer
3 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) SCCM
2 7 (31.82%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Citrix
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee
5 2 (9.09%) Wyse
5 2 (9.09%) Altiris
6 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp