The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AppSense
UK / England
Rank 522 536 492
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Contract jobs citing AppSense 57 76 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 77
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18549 20510 21772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.01% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11657 12477 12720
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 792 907
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £17.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing AppSense as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in England

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in England

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in England

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in England

AppSense
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

AppSense Hourly Rate Histogram in England

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +15 16 £375 -
London +10 16 £394 -5.18% 3
South West +22 15 £313 +32.97%
North East - 4 £215 -
South East +5 3 £406 +25.00%
North West +10 2 - - 3
East of England -1 1 - - 1
AppSense
UK

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppSense also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 115 (78.77%) Citrix
2 111 (76.03%) Windows
3 106 (72.60%) XenApp
4 93 (63.70%) VMware
4 93 (63.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 92 (63.01%) Active Directory
6 78 (53.42%) Microsoft
7 72 (49.32%) SCCM
8 63 (43.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (41.10%) XenDesktop
10 51 (34.93%) Windows 7
11 48 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (32.88%) Windows Server
12 47 (32.19%) Security Cleared
12 47 (32.19%) DNS
13 40 (27.40%) Thin Client
13 40 (27.40%) SC Cleared
13 40 (27.40%) Fat Client
14 32 (21.92%) Finance
15 31 (21.23%) PowerShell
16 29 (19.86%) Application Packaging
16 29 (19.86%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (19.18%) DHCP
18 27 (18.49%) Windows 10
19 24 (16.44%) Wyse
19 24 (16.44%) VMware ESX
20 22 (15.07%) MS Office
21 21 (14.38%) Symantec
21 21 (14.38%) Software Delivery
21 21 (14.38%) Skype for Business

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (14.38%) Skype for Business
2 13 (8.90%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.42%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) MS Office
2 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) Office 365
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.37%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.19%) DNS
2 28 (19.18%) DHCP
3 14 (9.59%) NetScaler
4 13 (8.90%) VPN
5 9 (6.16%) Firewall
6 7 (4.79%) 3G
6 7 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.74%) Internet
7 4 (2.74%) SMS
7 4 (2.74%) SSL
8 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.37%) VLAN
10 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.68%) Network Security
10 1 (0.68%) SAN
10 1 (0.68%) SNMP
10 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MSI
2 4 (2.74%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (21.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Local Government
5 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) Analyst
2 19 (13.01%) Citrix Analyst
3 17 (11.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (9.59%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Desktop Support
6 12 (8.22%) Consultant
6 12 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Citrix Consultant
8 10 (6.85%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.16%) Architect
9 9 (6.16%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) Desktop Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) Technical Leader
12 6 (4.11%) Citrix Specialist
12 6 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 6 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.40%) Fat Client
1 40 (27.40%) Thin Client
2 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.48%) User Experience
5 7 (4.79%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.37%) BYOD
7 2 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 111 (76.03%) Windows
2 51 (34.93%) Windows 7
3 48 (32.88%) Windows Server
3 48 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (19.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (18.49%) Windows 10
6 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.53%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.11%) Unix
9 2 (1.37%) Android
9 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.37%) Linux
9 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) Application Packaging
2 21 (14.38%) Incident Management
2 21 (14.38%) Software Delivery
3 13 (8.90%) Application Virtualisation
3 13 (8.90%) ITIL
3 13 (8.90%) Migration
3 13 (8.90%) Personalization
4 10 (6.85%) Performance Management
5 8 (5.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 7 (4.79%) Service Management
6 7 (4.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (4.11%) Computer Security
7 6 (4.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.11%) Secure Coding
7 6 (4.11%) Security Testing
7 6 (4.11%) SIEM
7 6 (4.11%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (3.42%) Service Design
9 4 (2.74%) Application Discovery
9 4 (2.74%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.23%) PowerShell
2 14 (9.59%) VBScript
3 11 (7.53%) SQL
4 6 (4.11%) C#
4 6 (4.11%) Java
4 6 (4.11%) Python
5 5 (3.42%) VB
6 3 (2.05%) C
6 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (32.19%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (6.16%) Degree
5 7 (4.79%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.42%) CCA
6 5 (3.42%) CISSP
7 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.05%) MCSE
9 2 (1.37%) CCEA
9 2 (1.37%) MCP
9 2 (1.37%) RHCE
9 2 (1.37%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.68%) CCNA
10 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.42%) SLA
System Software
1 106 (72.60%) XenApp
2 93 (63.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 92 (63.01%) Active Directory
4 63 (43.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (41.10%) XenDesktop
6 24 (16.44%) VMware ESX
7 18 (12.33%) BitLocker
8 11 (7.53%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (6.16%) vSphere
10 8 (5.48%) XenServer
11 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
12 5 (3.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.37%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 72 (49.32%) SCCM
2 16 (10.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 15 (10.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (4.11%) Nessus
5 5 (3.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.05%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.37%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Nagios
8 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.68%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.68%) SCOM
8 1 (0.68%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.68%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 115 (78.77%) Citrix
2 93 (63.70%) VMware
3 78 (53.42%) Microsoft
4 24 (16.44%) Wyse
5 21 (14.38%) Symantec
6 19 (13.01%) Cisco
7 13 (8.90%) CheckPoint
7 13 (8.90%) Dell
8 12 (8.22%) CA
9 11 (7.53%) ThinPrint
10 9 (6.16%) Palo Alto
11 6 (4.11%) Altiris
11 6 (4.11%) Brocade
11 6 (4.11%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.11%) IBM
11 6 (4.11%) LogRhythm
12 5 (3.42%) HP
13 4 (2.74%) CommVault
13 4 (2.74%) EMC
13 4 (2.74%) Xerox