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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 142 153 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing AppSense 15 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.21% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.54% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Median daily rate £350 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £181 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £331 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £27.50
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1517 1682 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.23% 40.17% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 885 818
Median daily rate £405 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 80 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +10 9 £199 -50.37% 1
Cheshire - 4 £750 -
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North West region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 10 (55.56%) Thin Client
5 10 (55.56%) Fat Client
5 10 (55.56%) SCCM
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) XenApp
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
7 7 (38.89%) Migration
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 5 (27.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 5 (27.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (22.22%) Service Design
10 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (22.22%) Office 365
10 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
10 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
10 4 (22.22%) Local Government
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
10 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) 3G
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) Skype
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Expert
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Fat Client
1 10 (55.56%) Thin Client
2 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
4 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.56%) Android
8 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (27.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 4 (22.22%) Service Design
4 3 (16.67%) Application Discovery
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (55.56%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Wyse
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) ThinPrint