The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 84 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AppSense 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.06% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -38.64%
AppSense
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
493 393 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.74% 28.92% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 204 199
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.81% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AppSense across the Edinburgh region.

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the Edinburgh region.

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VBScript
2 7 (77.78%) WSUS
2 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (77.78%) SCOM
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
4 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Release Management
6 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
6 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) CMDB

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
1 7 (77.78%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCOM
1 7 (77.78%) WSUS
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec