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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AppSense
Rank 234 215 211
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing AppSense 20 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate
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£421 £285 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.80% -30.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £213 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £357 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £313 £374
% change year-on-year
+23.20% -16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £34.06 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-23.65% +1.65%
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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
4423 3880 3684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.05% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2305 1928 1730
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 226 316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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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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 +12 12 £518 +165.38% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £330 -
Kent -10 1 - -
Hampshire -22 1 - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
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England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Citrix
2 17 (65.38%) SCCM
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (50.00%) XenApp
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Dell
6 11 (42.31%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) XenDesktop
6 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
6 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
7 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 9 (34.62%) NetScaler
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) Wyse
9 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 8 (30.77%) PKI
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (30.77%) Lumension
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (19.23%) MSI
11 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
12 4 (15.38%) VB
12 4 (15.38%) DHCP
12 4 (15.38%) DNS
12 4 (15.38%) SCOM
12 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) NetScaler
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Server Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Packager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) QMS
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) VB
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (50.00%) XenApp
3 11 (42.31%) XenDesktop
3 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Citrix
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Dell
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) Wyse
5 8 (30.77%) Lumension
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) Altiris