The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 348 322 308
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Contract jobs citing AppSense 51 93 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.84% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 63 51
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£350 £365 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £254 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £359 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.92% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -5.80%
AppSense
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10170 11013 9778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.49% 45.85% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6921 7246 6110
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 231 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in London

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in London

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in London

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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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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
City of London -7 16 £350 +33.33% 2
Wimbledon - - - -
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 75 (72.82%) Windows
2 69 (66.99%) Citrix
3 56 (54.37%) SCCM
4 55 (53.40%) XenApp
5 44 (42.72%) Active Directory
5 44 (42.72%) Windows 7
6 40 (38.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
8 35 (33.98%) VMware
9 34 (33.01%) XenDesktop
10 33 (32.04%) Finance
11 31 (30.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (28.16%) DNS
13 25 (24.27%) MS Office
14 23 (22.33%) MS Excel
15 21 (20.39%) SharePoint
16 20 (19.42%) DHCP
16 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (18.45%) Blackberry
17 19 (18.45%) Lync
18 18 (17.48%) MS Exchange
18 18 (17.48%) Altiris
19 17 (16.50%) Migration
20 16 (15.53%) NetScaler
21 15 (14.56%) VPN
21 15 (14.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 15 (14.56%) SCOM
22 14 (13.59%) Windows XP
23 13 (12.62%) Terminal Server
23 13 (12.62%) Symantec

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (20.39%) SharePoint
2 19 (18.45%) Lync
3 18 (17.48%) MS Exchange
4 15 (14.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (9.71%) WorkSite
7 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.94%) IIS
10 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 25 (24.27%) MS Office
2 23 (22.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.16%) DNS
2 20 (19.42%) DHCP
3 16 (15.53%) NetScaler
4 15 (14.56%) VPN
5 9 (8.74%) SAN
6 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.88%) Firewall
8 3 (2.91%) DMZ
8 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.94%) WAN
9 2 (1.94%) SSL
10 1 (0.97%) FTP
10 1 (0.97%) LAN
10 1 (0.97%) VoIP
10 1 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.97%) VLAN
10 1 (0.97%) Network Security
10 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MSI
2 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Legal
3 10 (9.71%) Law
4 7 (6.80%) Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Analyst
2 14 (13.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (11.65%) Consultant
4 11 (10.68%) Service Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Architect
5 8 (7.77%) Desktop Support
5 8 (7.77%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.88%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) IT Support
9 3 (2.91%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.62%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Blackberry
2 9 (8.74%) Fat Client
2 9 (8.74%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) iPhone
4 2 (1.94%) iPad
4 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) Equities
5 1 (0.97%) CCTV
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.82%) Windows
2 44 (42.72%) Windows 7
3 31 (30.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.59%) Windows XP
6 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.88%) UNIX
8 2 (1.94%) Linux
9 1 (0.97%) AIX
9 1 (0.97%) SUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Migration
2 8 (7.77%) ITIL
3 6 (5.83%) Change Management
3 6 (5.83%) Asset Management
3 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.85%) Change Control
5 4 (3.88%) Software Deployment
5 4 (3.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (3.88%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.88%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.91%) Project Management
6 3 (2.91%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.91%) Coaching
6 3 (2.91%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.77%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) VBScript
3 3 (2.91%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) VB
5 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) MOS
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.80%) MCSE
3 7 (6.80%) CCA
3 7 (6.80%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.85%) MCITP
5 5 (4.85%) Degree
6 4 (3.88%) CCEA
7 3 (2.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.91%) VCP5
8 2 (1.94%) CCEE
9 1 (0.97%) CCAA
9 1 (0.97%) CCIA
9 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 55 (53.40%) XenApp
2 44 (42.72%) Active Directory
3 40 (38.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 34 (33.01%) XenDesktop
5 13 (12.62%) Terminal Server
6 12 (11.65%) XenServer
7 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (5.83%) vSphere
9 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
9 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.88%) Firmware
10 3 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.97%) NFS
11 1 (0.97%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (54.37%) SCCM
2 15 (14.56%) SCOM
3 13 (12.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (6.80%) WSUS
5 5 (4.85%) XenMobile
6 4 (3.88%) EdgeSight
6 4 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.88%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.97%) AppManager
8 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.97%) WMI
8 1 (0.97%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 69 (66.99%) Citrix
2 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
3 35 (33.98%) VMware
4 18 (17.48%) Altiris
5 13 (12.62%) Symantec
6 12 (11.65%) Bloomberg
7 11 (10.68%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (10.68%) Murex
7 11 (10.68%) eSpeed
7 11 (10.68%) ION Trading
7 11 (10.68%) MarketAxess
8 10 (9.71%) Interwoven
9 9 (8.74%) HP
10 8 (7.77%) NetApp
11 7 (6.80%) EMC
12 6 (5.83%) Wyse
12 6 (5.83%) McAfee
13 4 (3.88%) Sophos
13 4 (3.88%) Veritas
14 3 (2.91%) Remedy
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