The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 123 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing AppSense 15 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.67% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 3
Median daily rate £313 £355 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +21.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £280 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £329
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +21.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £34.53
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -24.69%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1198 1199 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.35% 39.04% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 672 838
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 95 80
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.18% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.04 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the South West

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bristol 0 9 £319 +11.84%
Gloucestershire - 3 £130 -
Wiltshire 0 2 £325 -22.61%
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 South West region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows 7
2 15 (75.00%) SCCM
3 14 (70.00%) XenApp
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) XenDesktop
5 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (55.00%) Thin Client
6 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (55.00%) Fat Client
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (45.00%) Citrix
8 9 (45.00%) VMware ESX
9 8 (40.00%) Wyse
9 8 (40.00%) Skype for Business
10 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (35.00%) LAN
10 7 (35.00%) WAN
10 7 (35.00%) VPN
10 7 (35.00%) Cisco
11 6 (30.00%) ITIL
11 6 (30.00%) CA
11 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (30.00%) BitLocker
12 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (25.00%) MS Office
12 5 (25.00%) Finance
13 4 (20.00%) Service Management

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Fat Client
1 11 (55.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (20.00%) ITSM
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) XenApp
2 13 (65.00%) XenDesktop
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (30.00%) BitLocker
8 4 (20.00%) UAG
9 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) Wyse
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) CA
7 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (20.00%) Canon
8 4 (20.00%) Sophos
9 3 (15.00%) Dell
10 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
10 2 (10.00%) Polycom
10 2 (10.00%) Symantec
11 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
11 1 (5.00%) Oracle