The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Wyse 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 Wyse over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dell Wyse.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wyse
Rank 193 202 196
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Wyse 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.088% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate
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£215 £813 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.53% +116.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -25.23%
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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
2459 3028 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 44.54% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1816 2172 1895
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 80
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.49 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wyse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wyse
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 Wyse across the City of London region.

Wyse Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wyse
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 Wyse across the City of London region.

Wyse Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Wyse 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 Wyse.

1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 20 (80.00%) XenApp
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) Finance
7 11 (44.00%) SCCM
8 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (28.00%) MCSE
11 6 (24.00%) VMware
12 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
12 5 (20.00%) Xen
12 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (20.00%) Reuters
12 5 (20.00%) MCSA
12 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.00%) MS Office
12 5 (20.00%) Cisco
12 5 (20.00%) FactSet
13 4 (16.00%) CCA
13 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
13 4 (16.00%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Wyse 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 Wyse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (16.00%) CCA
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) XenApp
2 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (20.00%) Xen
4 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.00%) Firmware
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
2 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Reuters
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) FactSet
5 3 (12.00%) Altiris
5 3 (12.00%) AppSense
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
6 1 (4.00%) Mitel
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell