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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AppSense
Rank - 133 107
Contract jobs citing AppSense 0 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.68% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Average daily rate
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- £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £33.28
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -33.88%
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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
1382 1325 899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.55% 40.32% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 841 538
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 67 70
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Lync
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) Wyse
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Wyse