The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 465 394 433
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +39
Contract jobs citing AppSense 105 151 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 87 75
Average daily rate
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£325 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £296 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £356 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
Average hourly rate £21.87 £23.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
AppSense
UK

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 36 £344 -3.16% 4
South East -6 27 £400 +18.51% 1
North West -6 24 £265 -14.51% 3
South West -25 8 £250 -51.21% 1
East of England -37 5 £370 +5.71% 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £388 - 4
East Midlands -3 1 £355 -14.97%
Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
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UK

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 225 (83.03%) Windows
2 224 (82.66%) Citrix
3 160 (59.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 157 (57.93%) Windows 7
5 132 (48.71%) XenApp
6 120 (44.28%) Microsoft
7 108 (39.85%) SCCM
8 100 (36.90%) Active Directory
9 94 (34.69%) XenDesktop
10 66 (24.35%) Security Cleared
11 64 (23.62%) VMware
12 62 (22.88%) Windows XP
13 58 (21.40%) MS Office
14 52 (19.19%) SC Cleared
15 51 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 46 (16.97%) Migration
17 45 (16.61%) Finance
18 42 (15.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 42 (15.50%) Application Packaging
19 39 (14.39%) Blackberry
19 39 (14.39%) XenServer
20 37 (13.65%) MSI
21 36 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
22 34 (12.55%) Lumension
22 34 (12.55%) MS Excel
22 34 (12.55%) Windows Vista
23 33 (12.18%) PowerShell
24 31 (11.44%) CA
25 30 (11.07%) DNS
26 29 (10.70%) Software Deployment

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 26 (9.59%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.64%) Lync
4 12 (4.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.69%) CloudStack
7 5 (1.85%) IIS
8 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 58 (21.40%) MS Office
2 34 (12.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.07%) DNS
2 25 (9.23%) DHCP
3 23 (8.49%) NetScaler
4 21 (7.75%) SMS
5 19 (7.01%) VPN
6 14 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 12 (4.43%) Firewall
8 7 (2.58%) SAN
9 4 (1.48%) WAN
10 3 (1.11%) LAN
11 2 (0.74%) Wireless
11 2 (0.74%) NAS
11 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.37%) SSL
12 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (13.65%) MSI
2 17 (6.27%) AdminStudio
3 8 (2.95%) InstallShield
4 6 (2.21%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 45 (16.61%) Finance
2 12 (4.43%) Financial Institution
2 12 (4.43%) Banking
3 8 (2.95%) Investment Banking
3 8 (2.95%) Local Government
3 8 (2.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.11%) Legal
4 3 (1.11%) Publishing
4 3 (1.11%) Front Office
4 3 (1.11%) Back Office
5 2 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (15.13%) Applications Packager
2 37 (13.65%) Support Engineer
3 30 (11.07%) Consultant
3 30 (11.07%) Citrix Engineer
4 27 (9.96%) Desktop Support
5 24 (8.86%) Desktop Engineer
6 19 (7.01%) Analyst
6 19 (7.01%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 16 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (5.90%) Citrix Consultant
8 14 (5.17%) Citrix Specialist
8 14 (5.17%) Architect
9 12 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.43%) Wintel Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.95%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (1.85%) Citrix Support
12 5 (1.85%) Support Analyst
12 5 (1.85%) Technical Support
13 4 (1.48%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.50%) Application Packaging
2 6 (2.21%) Web Services
3 2 (0.74%) .NET
3 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.37%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.39%) Blackberry
2 21 (7.75%) Thin Client
2 21 (7.75%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.80%) iPad
4 12 (4.43%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.58%) iPhone
6 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.21%) Replication
7 2 (0.74%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.37%) PKI
8 1 (0.37%) Statistics
8 1 (0.37%) NHS
8 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 225 (83.03%) Windows
2 157 (57.93%) Windows 7
3 62 (22.88%) Windows XP
4 51 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (15.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (12.55%) Windows Vista
8 10 (3.69%) UNIX
9 9 (3.32%) Linux
10 6 (2.21%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.48%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.74%) SUSE
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.37%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.97%) Migration
2 29 (10.70%) Software Deployment
3 25 (9.23%) ITIL
4 13 (4.80%) TQM
5 7 (2.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (2.58%) Service Management
5 7 (2.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (2.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (2.21%) Incident Management
6 6 (2.21%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (1.85%) Project Management
7 5 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (1.85%) Information Security
8 4 (1.48%) ITSM
8 4 (1.48%) Release Management
8 4 (1.48%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (1.48%) Project Planning
8 4 (1.48%) WFM
8 4 (1.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.18%) PowerShell
2 24 (8.86%) VBScript
3 21 (7.75%) SQL
4 18 (6.64%) VB
5 4 (1.48%) C
6 2 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 66 (24.35%) Security Cleared
2 52 (19.19%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.80%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.69%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (3.32%) CCA
6 8 (2.95%) CCEA
7 6 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.21%) CCNA
8 4 (1.48%) MCSE
9 3 (1.11%) MCSA
9 3 (1.11%) Degree
10 2 (0.74%) CCEE
10 2 (0.74%) MCITP
10 2 (0.74%) MCP
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.37%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 160 (59.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 132 (48.71%) XenApp
3 100 (36.90%) Active Directory
4 94 (34.69%) XenDesktop
5 39 (14.39%) XenServer
6 25 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (9.23%) vSphere
7 16 (5.90%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.21%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.37%) UAG
12 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 108 (39.85%) SCCM
2 14 (5.17%) SCOM
3 12 (4.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (3.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (3.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.74%) AppManager
6 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.74%) WMI
6 2 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.74%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.74%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.37%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 224 (82.66%) Citrix
2 120 (44.28%) Microsoft
3 64 (23.62%) VMware
4 34 (12.55%) Lumension
5 31 (11.44%) CA
6 25 (9.23%) Altiris
7 20 (7.38%) HP
8 13 (4.80%) Wyse
8 13 (4.80%) Apple
8 13 (4.80%) Symantec
9 10 (3.69%) Bloomberg
9 10 (3.69%) Dell
10 9 (3.32%) Murex
10 9 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (3.32%) ION Trading
10 9 (3.32%) MarketAxess
10 9 (3.32%) eSpeed
11 6 (2.21%) Becrypt
11 6 (2.21%) Oracle
12 3 (1.11%) EMC
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