The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 230 201 229
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Contract jobs citing AppSense 13 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.70% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £199 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £431 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £31.56 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-30.28% -32.86%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4289 4263 4964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.75% 48.95% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2172 2134
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 250 300
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 4 £363 +0.69% 2
Surrey -11 3 £325 -18.75%
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing AppSense 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 AppSense.

1 27 (79.41%) Citrix
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
5 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
5 15 (44.12%) XenApp
5 15 (44.12%) XenDesktop
5 15 (44.12%) SCCM
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
8 10 (29.41%) vSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Lumension
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) Altiris
11 5 (14.71%) Finance
11 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
11 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
11 5 (14.71%) NetScaler
12 4 (11.76%) Lync
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
12 4 (11.76%) NAS
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle
12 4 (11.76%) HP
13 3 (8.82%) Information Security
13 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
13 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing AppSense 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 AppSense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) Lync
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.76%) NAS
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) SMS
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Release Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Environment Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) Information Security
1 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
2 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.94%) Time Management
3 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 15 (44.12%) XenApp
2 15 (44.12%) XenDesktop
3 10 (29.41%) vSphere
4 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Citrix
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Lumension
5 5 (14.71%) Altiris
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) NetIQ
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) CA
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco