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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 122 130 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing AppSense 13 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.70% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Median daily rate £300 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £23.75 £21.37
% change year-on-year
+22.10% +11.16%
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
1112 1140 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.84% 35.58% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 518 536
Median daily rate £340 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.70 £27.50
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -14 7 £300 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Glasgow -1 2 £440 +40.80% 1
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AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (85.37%) Citrix
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 32 (78.05%) VMware
4 24 (58.54%) PowerShell
5 20 (48.78%) Application Packaging
5 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
5 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
6 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
7 18 (43.90%) NetScaler
8 16 (39.02%) SC Cleared
8 16 (39.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (36.59%) Windows
9 15 (36.59%) XenApp
10 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
11 13 (31.71%) OpenStack
11 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
11 13 (31.71%) Degree
12 12 (29.27%) SCCM
12 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
12 12 (29.27%) Virtual Environments
13 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
13 11 (26.83%) Analytics
14 8 (19.51%) SCOM
14 8 (19.51%) WSUS
14 8 (19.51%) HP
15 6 (14.63%) ITIL
15 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 6 (14.63%) 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 13 (31.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.76%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) SMTP
3 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Administrator
2 4 (9.76%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) Applications Packager
3 3 (7.32%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.44%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.76%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Application Packaging
2 12 (29.27%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (26.83%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Software Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (39.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (36.59%) XenApp
5 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
6 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
6 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) SCCM
2 8 (19.51%) SCOM
2 8 (19.51%) WSUS
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (9.76%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Citrix
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 32 (78.05%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Lumension
5 5 (12.20%) Symantec
6 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
6 4 (9.76%) Altiris
6 4 (9.76%) arcserve
6 4 (9.76%) Brocade
6 4 (9.76%) CA
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp