The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Wyse 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 Wyse over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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 Dell Wyse.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wyse
Rank 388 368 355
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing Wyse 7 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.087% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 7
Average daily rate
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£215 £525 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.04% +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.30 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +60.83%
Wyse
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
9537 9889 8903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.44% 45.28% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6350 6402 5638
Average daily rate £425 £423 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 224 285
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Wyse
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wyse Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wyse
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wyse Daily Rate Trend in London

Wyse
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wyse Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wyse
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 Wyse within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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 +14 3 £215 -73.12% 1
Hounslow - - - -
Worcester Park - - - - 1
Wyse
England

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wyse 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 Wyse.

1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) Citrix
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
5 14 (48.28%) XenApp
5 14 (48.28%) XenDesktop
6 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
7 12 (41.38%) MS Office
8 9 (31.03%) Thin Client
8 9 (31.03%) MSI
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (31.03%) Fat Client
8 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
9 8 (27.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) MCSE
10 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
10 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Altiris
11 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
11 6 (20.69%) WSUS
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco
11 6 (20.69%) AppSense
11 6 (20.69%) McAfee

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wyse 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 Wyse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) VPN
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) PBX
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MSI
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Desktop Support
3 6 (20.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
2 9 (31.03%) Thin Client
2 9 (31.03%) Fat Client
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
2 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
2 4 (13.79%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.90%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) MCSE
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) XenApp
2 14 (48.28%) XenDesktop
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) Xen
5 4 (13.79%) Firmware
6 3 (10.34%) XenServer
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) WSUS
2 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) DameWare
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 7 (24.14%) Altiris
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) AppSense
5 6 (20.69%) McAfee
6 5 (17.24%) Reuters
6 5 (17.24%) FactSet
7 4 (13.79%) HP
8 3 (10.34%) IBM
8 3 (10.34%) Splunk
9 2 (6.90%) Polycom
9 2 (6.90%) CA
9 2 (6.90%) Dell
10 1 (3.45%) Juniper
10 1 (3.45%) Apple
10 1 (3.45%) Adobe
10 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
10 1 (3.45%) Mitel