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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 245 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Contract jobs citing AppSense 13 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.094% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.20% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Average daily rate
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£495 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £375 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £375 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £359 £369
% change year-on-year
-5.92% -2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.81 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-16.17% -2.07%
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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
4812 3944 4079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.92% 46.22% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2537 2023 1911
Average daily rate £370 £363 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 212 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 7 £518 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £330 -
Hampshire -20 1 - - 1
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
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England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (92.59%) Citrix
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
4 16 (59.26%) SCCM
5 15 (55.56%) XenApp
6 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
7 10 (37.04%) DV Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 9 (33.33%) Dell
8 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
9 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.93%) VMware
11 6 (22.22%) PKI
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (22.22%) MSI
11 6 (22.22%) DNS
11 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 5 (18.52%) Lumension
12 5 (18.52%) Wyse
13 4 (14.81%) Altiris
13 4 (14.81%) QMS
13 4 (14.81%) SCOM

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) SMS
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MSI
2 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) QMS
2 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) DV Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 15 (55.56%) XenApp
3 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) EdgeSight
3 2 (7.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Citrix
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Dell
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Wyse
5 5 (18.52%) Lumension
6 4 (14.81%) Altiris
6 4 (14.81%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) CA
8 1 (3.70%) NetIQ
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco