The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 88 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing AppSense 17 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.92% 1.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 3.02% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £344 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +21.42%
AppSense
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
802 662 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.19% 43.93% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 329 265
Median daily rate £378 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.16 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% -4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £29.50 £38.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing AppSense as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (96.00%) Citrix
3 23 (92.00%) HP
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (92.00%) VMware
3 23 (92.00%) Application Packaging
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (72.00%) Fat Client
6 18 (72.00%) Thin Client
6 18 (72.00%) Wyse
7 17 (68.00%) NetScaler
8 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
9 10 (40.00%) Risk Management
9 10 (40.00%) IT Governance
10 8 (32.00%) XenApp
10 8 (32.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (24.00%) Migration
12 4 (16.00%) Life Science
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
13 1 (4.00%) Server Patching
13 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
13 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
13 1 (4.00%) French Language
13 1 (4.00%) German Language

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 6 (24.00%) Citrix Expert
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Fat Client
1 18 (72.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Life Science
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Application Packaging
2 10 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 10 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix
2 23 (92.00%) HP
2 23 (92.00%) VMware
3 18 (72.00%) Wyse
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft