The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AppSense
Rank 130 107 129
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing AppSense 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.24% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.55% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£318 £500 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +250.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £356 £328
% change year-on-year
-8.77% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1233 911 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.65% 43.36% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 531 683
Average daily rate £370 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 57 93
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
AppSense
England

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (50.00%) vSphere
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) XenApp
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (31.25%) iPad
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) Apple
8 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
9 4 (25.00%) ITSM
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
1 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
1 5 (31.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Email Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 8 (50.00%) vSphere
4 6 (37.50%) XenApp
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Lumension
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