The first table below looks at the demand for AppDNA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppDNA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix AppDNA
Rank - - 133
Contract jobs citing AppDNA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
292 181 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.05% 7.39% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 65 89
Average daily rate £350 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £17.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
AppDNA
England

AppDNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppDNA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

AppDNA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AppDNA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

AppDNA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AppDNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

AppDNA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

AppDNA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDNA within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Cheshire - - - -
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England

AppDNA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) MS Project
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) BPR
4 1 (20.00%) MSI
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) DNA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

AppDNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Project
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix