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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wyse
Rank 194 215 207
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Wyse 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.084% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Average daily rate
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£215 £813 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.53% +132.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £375 £104
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +260.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.74%
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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
2536 3177 2836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.64% 44.65% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 2248 2012
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 89 72
Average hourly rate £17.82 £19.49 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.59% +2.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

Wyse
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 24 November 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Citrix
2 26 (81.25%) XenApp
3 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) Finance
4 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
5 17 (53.13%) SCCM
6 14 (43.75%) Banking
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
8 7 (21.88%) CCA
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.88%) MCSE
8 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.75%) MS Office
10 5 (15.63%) MCSA
10 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco
10 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
10 5 (15.63%) Reuters
10 5 (15.63%) Xen
10 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
10 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
10 5 (15.63%) FactSet

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MSI
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) SCCM Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) SCCM Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
2 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
2 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (6.25%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) MCSE
1 7 (21.88%) CCA
1 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) CCEA
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MOS
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) XenApp
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (15.63%) Xen
6 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 3 (9.38%) Firmware
8 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Citrix
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Reuters
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) FactSet
5 3 (9.38%) Altiris
5 3 (9.38%) McAfee
5 3 (9.38%) AppSense
6 1 (3.13%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia