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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 361 366 387
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs citing AppSense 53 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 19
Average daily rate
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£265 £333 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.30% -14.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £562 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £31.56 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-30.28% -32.86%
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
11031 11581 11746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.52% 45.91% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7245 7566 7184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 240 321
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +29 14 £195 -38.82% 10
Wimbledon - - - -
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 68 (76.40%) Windows
2 57 (64.04%) Citrix
3 46 (51.69%) Windows 7
4 45 (50.56%) SCCM
5 43 (48.31%) XenApp
6 34 (38.20%) Active Directory
7 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
8 28 (31.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (30.34%) XenDesktop
10 23 (25.84%) SharePoint
11 22 (24.72%) DNS
11 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (23.60%) Finance
13 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (20.22%) DHCP
14 18 (20.22%) MS Office
14 18 (20.22%) Altiris
15 17 (19.10%) VMware
16 16 (17.98%) Lync
17 14 (15.73%) XenServer
17 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
17 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
18 13 (14.61%) Bloomberg
18 13 (14.61%) Symantec
18 13 (14.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 12 (13.48%) MarketAxess
19 12 (13.48%) SCOM
19 12 (13.48%) Migration
19 12 (13.48%) ION Trading
19 12 (13.48%) Salesforce.com

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (25.84%) SharePoint
2 16 (17.98%) Lync
3 8 (8.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (6.74%) WorkSite
5 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.37%) IIS
7 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Office
2 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) DNS
2 18 (20.22%) DHCP
3 9 (10.11%) VPN
4 5 (5.62%) SAN
4 5 (5.62%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.49%) WAN
6 3 (3.37%) Firewall
6 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 3 (3.37%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless
8 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MSI
2 2 (2.25%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.12%) AdminStudio
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Legal
4 6 (6.74%) Law
5 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Front Office
7 2 (2.25%) Local Government
8 1 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (15.73%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Wintel Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.49%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Server Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Citrix Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) Citrix Support
10 3 (3.37%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.62%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.12%) Equities
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (76.40%) Windows
2 46 (51.69%) Windows 7
3 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
6 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.62%) UNIX
8 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.12%) SUSE
8 1 (1.12%) Linux
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.12%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.48%) Migration
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL
2 5 (5.62%) Service Desk Management
3 4 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.49%) Change Management
3 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity
4 3 (3.37%) Document Management
4 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
4 3 (3.37%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.37%) Coaching
5 2 (2.25%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.25%) Change Control
5 2 (2.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.25%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 4 (4.49%) VB
3 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) MOS
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.37%) CCA
2 3 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) CCEE
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.12%) CCEA
4 1 (1.12%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 43 (48.31%) XenApp
2 34 (38.20%) Active Directory
3 28 (31.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 27 (30.34%) XenDesktop
5 14 (15.73%) XenServer
6 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (7.87%) vSphere
7 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.74%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.25%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.25%) Firmware
10 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.12%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (50.56%) SCCM
2 13 (14.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (13.48%) SCOM
4 3 (3.37%) AppManager
4 3 (3.37%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.25%) WSUS
5 2 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.12%) WMI
6 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 57 (64.04%) Citrix
2 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.22%) Altiris
4 17 (19.10%) VMware
5 13 (14.61%) Bloomberg
5 13 (14.61%) Symantec
6 12 (13.48%) MarketAxess
6 12 (13.48%) ION Trading
6 12 (13.48%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (13.48%) eSpeed
6 12 (13.48%) Murex
7 7 (7.87%) HP
8 6 (6.74%) Interwoven
9 5 (5.62%) Dell
9 5 (5.62%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.37%) Open Text
10 3 (3.37%) Remedy
10 3 (3.37%) Compaq
10 3 (3.37%) Oracle
10 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
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