The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 115 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AppSense 33 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% - 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 8
Median daily rate £326 - £273
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +21.42%
AppSense
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1375 1046 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.85% 35.74% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 528 458
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £39.00 £32.00
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 Scotland

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Renfrewshire - 23 £326 - 1
Glasgow - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
AppSense
UK

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 34 (87.18%) Citrix
2 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 32 (82.05%) VMware
4 22 (56.41%) PowerShell
5 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
6 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (46.15%) NetScaler
7 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
7 16 (41.03%) Windows
7 16 (41.03%) Application Packaging
8 15 (38.46%) XenApp
9 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
9 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
10 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 12 (30.77%) OpenStack
11 12 (30.77%) SCCM
11 12 (30.77%) Degree
11 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
12 11 (28.21%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (28.21%) Analytics
13 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
13 10 (25.64%) WSUS
13 10 (25.64%) SCOM
14 8 (20.51%) ITIL
15 7 (17.95%) HP
16 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
16 6 (15.38%) Clustering

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (30.77%) OpenStack
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) NetScaler
2 4 (10.26%) DHCP
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (10.26%) Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.38%) Clustering
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Application Packaging
2 11 (28.21%) Analytics
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (10.26%) High Availability
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) Line Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) VBScript
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
3 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
4 12 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (38.46%) XenApp
4 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
5 11 (28.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
7 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
7 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SCCM
2 10 (25.64%) SCOM
2 10 (25.64%) WSUS
3 4 (10.26%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (10.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
3 4 (10.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Citrix
2 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 32 (82.05%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Symantec
6 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.26%) Altiris
6 4 (10.26%) arcserve
6 4 (10.26%) Brocade
6 4 (10.26%) CA
6 4 (10.26%) Lumension
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat