The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 29 September 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 AppSense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 24 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing AppSense 31 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.13% 3.73% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.81% 7.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.87 £31.56 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-30.70% -32.86%
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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 Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
242 113 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.63% 46.89% 58.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 47 123
Average daily rate £340 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £350 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £10.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £18.49 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.55 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -1.06%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

AppSense
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

AppSense Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 49 (90.74%) Windows
1 49 (90.74%) Citrix
2 46 (85.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 28 (51.85%) Windows 7
4 26 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
5 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
6 24 (44.44%) SCCM
6 24 (44.44%) Windows XP
7 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.89%) CA
7 21 (38.89%) Blackberry
7 21 (38.89%) Windows Vista
7 21 (38.89%) Lumension
8 20 (37.04%) SMS
9 19 (35.19%) MS Office
10 18 (33.33%) SLA
10 18 (33.33%) Software Deployment
11 17 (31.48%) XenApp
11 17 (31.48%) VMware
12 12 (22.22%) DNS
13 11 (20.37%) XenServer
14 10 (18.52%) ITIL
15 9 (16.67%) DHCP
15 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
16 8 (14.81%) Lync
16 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
16 8 (14.81%) TQM
17 5 (9.26%) SQL

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (14.81%) Lync
1 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) SMS
2 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 9 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MSI
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 16 (29.63%) Desktop Support
3 15 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (25.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Designer
8 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Support Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (90.74%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 24 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 21 (38.89%) Windows Vista
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
3 8 (14.81%) TQM
4 2 (3.70%) Software Distribution
5 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Validation
5 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
3 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (85.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 17 (31.48%) XenApp
4 11 (20.37%) XenServer
5 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Citrix
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.89%) CA
2 21 (38.89%) Lumension
3 17 (31.48%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.85%) McAfee
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