The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AppSense
England / North West
Rank 125 143 130
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing AppSense 2 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.96% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 13
Median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £420
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -26.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1109 1559 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.65% 41.44% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 855 775
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 113 110
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +22 2 - -
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (62.50%) SCCM
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (56.25%) XenApp
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (56.25%) Fat Client
5 9 (56.25%) Thin Client
6 6 (37.50%) Migration
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) Wyse
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (25.00%) Local Government
8 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (25.00%) Service Design
8 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Expert
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Fat Client
1 9 (56.25%) Thin Client
2 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (25.00%) Service Design
3 3 (18.75%) Application Discovery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (56.25%) XenApp
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (12.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Wyse
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.25%) ThinPrint