The table below looks at the statistics for AdminStudio skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AdminStudio over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera AdminStudio
Rank 582 535 529
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -6
Contract jobs citing AdminStudio 24 44 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.71% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £281 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £311 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.56 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7292 6185 6391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.89% 11.74% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4675 3967 3639
Average daily rate £388 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 132 223
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.72 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

AdminStudio
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AdminStudio within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AdminStudio Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AdminStudio
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AdminStudio within the UK.

AdminStudio Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AdminStudio
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AdminStudio within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

AdminStudio Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AdminStudio
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AdminStudio within the UK.

AdminStudio Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AdminStudio
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AdminStudio within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -31 23 £300 -4.76% 2
London +14 5 £260 -32.90% 2
South East -30 5 £400 +27.49%
City of London +16 1 £250 -35.48% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £163 -
Coventry - 1 £263 -
West Midlands - 1 £263 -
Birmingham - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

AdminStudio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AdminStudio 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 AdminStudio.

1 43 (78.18%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 37 (67.27%) MSI
4 34 (61.82%) SCCM
5 28 (50.91%) Windows 7
6 26 (47.27%) InstallShield
7 25 (45.45%) Citrix
8 22 (40.00%) Application Packaging
9 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
10 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
10 18 (32.73%) VB
11 14 (25.45%) VBScript
11 14 (25.45%) XenApp
12 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
12 12 (21.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 12 (21.82%) AppSense
13 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
13 10 (18.18%) SMS
13 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.18%) Windows Vista
14 9 (16.36%) Wise Package Studio
14 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
15 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
16 7 (12.73%) MS Office
16 7 (12.73%) C
17 6 (10.91%) VMware
17 6 (10.91%) Software Packaging
17 6 (10.91%) Software Distribution
18 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

AdminStudio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AdminStudio 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 AdminStudio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) Lync
2 1 (1.82%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
3 4 (7.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) SMS
2 4 (7.27%) DHCP
2 4 (7.27%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (67.27%) MSI
2 26 (47.27%) InstallShield
3 9 (16.36%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Applications Packager
2 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) Analyst
3 2 (3.64%) Consultant
3 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
3 2 (3.64%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (1.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (1.82%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Administrator
4 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (10.91%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Windows
2 28 (50.91%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.45%) Windows NT
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) Software Distribution
2 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.09%) Project Management
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) Validation
3 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.45%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Workflow
5 2 (3.64%) Change Management
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.82%) Time Management
6 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) VB
2 14 (25.45%) VBScript
3 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.73%) C
5 1 (1.82%) REXX
5 1 (1.82%) Tcl
5 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.45%) XenApp
4 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) SCCM
2 12 (21.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.45%) SCOM
4 3 (5.45%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.64%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.82%) WSUS
6 1 (1.82%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Citrix
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) AppSense
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Wyse
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Altiris
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) Novell
7 1 (1.82%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco
7 1 (1.82%) IBM