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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AppSense
England / South West
Rank 120 138 139
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing AppSense 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Median daily rate £320 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £339 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
- -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%

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
1054 1245 1225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.84% 41.61% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 827 739
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 98
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +3 11 £314 +20.67%
Wiltshire +5 2 £425 -
AppSense
England

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) SCCM
2 15 (83.33%) Fat Client
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 15 (83.33%) XenApp
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) Thin Client
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
4 11 (61.11%) Wyse
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 10 (55.56%) MS Office
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
6 8 (44.44%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) Symantec
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
7 7 (38.89%) BitLocker
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 7 (38.89%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (33.33%) Dell
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

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 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Fat Client
1 15 (83.33%) Thin Client
2 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
2 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
2 5 (27.78%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 15 (83.33%) XenApp
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 10 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 7 (38.89%) BitLocker
4 7 (38.89%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Wyse
4 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 7 (38.89%) Symantec
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco
6 6 (33.33%) Dell
7 5 (27.78%) CA
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 3 (16.67%) Polycom
10 2 (11.11%) IBM
10 2 (11.11%) Xerox