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 25 July 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 493 530 483
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -47
Contract jobs citing AppSense 130 89 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 59 56
Median daily rate £280 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.69 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.70% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.70 £19.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.40 £21.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% +23.80%
AppSense
UK

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
22357 22849 21863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.82% 44.28% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13907 13748 12357
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 999 997
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 July 2016.

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
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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North East +26 84 £253 -12.93% 1
London -20 28 £425 +13.33% 1
North West -4 9 £338 +25.00%
South East -6 7 £343 -23.88% 3
East of England +20 1 - -
South West - 1 £325 -
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AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 217 (86.45%) Windows
2 202 (80.48%) Citrix
3 181 (72.11%) Active Directory
4 175 (69.72%) XenApp
5 171 (68.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 168 (66.93%) VMware
7 159 (63.35%) Microsoft
8 136 (54.18%) SCCM
9 131 (52.19%) XenDesktop
10 122 (48.61%) Windows Server
11 118 (47.01%) DHCP
12 91 (36.25%) DNS
13 84 (33.47%) ITIL
13 84 (33.47%) XenServer
14 81 (32.27%) Windows 7
14 81 (32.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 81 (32.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 79 (31.47%) Security Cleared
16 74 (29.48%) Software Delivery
17 69 (27.49%) Windows Server 2003
18 66 (26.29%) Computer Science
19 65 (25.90%) Degree
19 65 (25.90%) SC Cleared
20 61 (24.30%) HP
21 59 (23.51%) PowerShell
22 56 (22.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
23 51 (20.32%) ThinPrint
24 45 (17.93%) MS Exchange
24 45 (17.93%) Hyper-V
25 44 (17.53%) EdgeSight

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 45 (17.93%) MS Exchange
2 43 (17.13%) Skype for Business
3 36 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (12.75%) IIS
5 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.19%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.58%) Office 365
2 5 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 118 (47.01%) DHCP
2 91 (36.25%) DNS
3 42 (16.73%) NetScaler
4 18 (7.17%) SMS
5 16 (6.37%) 3G
5 16 (6.37%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (3.59%) Skype
6 9 (3.59%) VPN
7 8 (3.19%) LAN
7 8 (3.19%) WAN
8 7 (2.79%) Firewall
9 5 (1.99%) Internet
9 5 (1.99%) SAN
10 4 (1.59%) VoIP
11 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.80%) NAS
12 2 (0.80%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (11.55%) MSI
2 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (13.55%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Banking
3 11 (4.38%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.39%) Legal
5 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Local Government
6 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.20%) Publishing
7 2 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (16.73%) Support Engineer
2 32 (12.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 32 (12.75%) Citrix Engineer
3 30 (11.95%) Desktop Engineer
4 26 (10.36%) Desktop Support
5 25 (9.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 24 (9.56%) Analyst
7 20 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (7.17%) Citrix Specialist
9 12 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) Architect
10 11 (4.38%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (3.59%) Citrix Support
12 9 (3.59%) Consultant
12 9 (3.59%) PowerShell Engineer
13 8 (3.19%) Applications Packager
13 8 (3.19%) Infrastructure Support
13 8 (3.19%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.58%) .NET
2 12 (4.78%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (26.29%) Computer Science
2 39 (15.54%) Fat Client
2 39 (15.54%) Thin Client
3 33 (13.15%) Management Information System
4 22 (8.76%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.99%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.59%) Clustering
7 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.20%) Life Science
9 2 (0.80%) CMDB
9 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.40%) BYOD
10 1 (0.40%) Handset
10 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.40%) Tandem
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 217 (86.45%) Windows
2 122 (48.61%) Windows Server
3 81 (32.27%) Windows 7
3 81 (32.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (27.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (8.37%) Windows 10
7 15 (5.98%) Windows XP
8 14 (5.58%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.79%) Linux
10 3 (1.20%) Android
10 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.20%) Unix
11 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.40%) HPUX
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.47%) ITIL
2 74 (29.48%) Software Delivery
3 43 (17.13%) Application Packaging
4 40 (15.94%) Project Management
5 35 (13.94%) Service Delivery
6 31 (12.35%) Business Continuity
7 27 (10.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 21 (8.37%) Incident Management
8 21 (8.37%) Migration
9 18 (7.17%) Software Distribution
10 17 (6.77%) Application Virtualisation
10 17 (6.77%) Change Management
11 14 (5.58%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.78%) Open Source
13 11 (4.38%) Server Building
14 10 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (3.98%) Virtual Environments
15 9 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (3.59%) Release Management
16 7 (2.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.51%) PowerShell
2 32 (12.75%) VBScript
3 31 (12.35%) SQL
4 25 (9.96%) VB
5 23 (9.16%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.78%) C#
7 2 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (31.47%) Security Cleared
2 65 (25.90%) Degree
2 65 (25.90%) SC Cleared
3 38 (15.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.59%) MCSE
6 3 (1.20%) MCP
7 2 (0.80%) CCA
7 2 (0.80%) CCNA
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) RHCE
7 2 (0.80%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.40%) MCITP
8 1 (0.40%) MCSA
8 1 (0.40%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 181 (72.11%) Active Directory
2 175 (69.72%) XenApp
3 171 (68.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 131 (52.19%) XenDesktop
5 84 (33.47%) XenServer
6 81 (32.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (17.93%) Hyper-V
8 16 (6.37%) vSphere
9 14 (5.58%) VMware ESX
10 10 (3.98%) BitLocker
10 10 (3.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.99%) UAG
12 3 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 136 (54.18%) SCCM
2 56 (22.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 44 (17.53%) EdgeSight
4 30 (11.95%) SafeCom
4 30 (11.95%) XenMobile
5 12 (4.78%) HP SIM
6 9 (3.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 7 (2.79%) SCOM
8 5 (1.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.80%) Casper Suite
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.80%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.80%) Simpana
11 2 (0.80%) ThinApp
12 1 (0.40%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 202 (80.48%) Citrix
2 168 (66.93%) VMware
3 159 (63.35%) Microsoft
4 61 (24.30%) HP
5 51 (20.32%) ThinPrint
6 34 (13.55%) SAP
7 21 (8.37%) Wyse
8 13 (5.18%) CA
9 11 (4.38%) Cisco
10 8 (3.19%) Oracle
10 8 (3.19%) Sophos
11 7 (2.79%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.39%) Dell
12 6 (2.39%) IBM
12 6 (2.39%) NetApp
12 6 (2.39%) Symantec
13 5 (1.99%) Altiris
13 5 (1.99%) Apple
13 5 (1.99%) Canon
13 5 (1.99%) Lumension