The table below looks at the statistics for AppDNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppDNA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix AppDNA
UK
Rank 594 617 621
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing AppDNA 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £285 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4473 4626 4575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.99% 8.90% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2982 2914 2702
Median daily rate £463 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 137 153
Median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

AppDNA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AppDNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

AppDNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AppDNA
Daily Rate Trend

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

AppDNA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AppDNA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppDNA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

AppDNA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AppDNA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

AppDNA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AppDNA
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDNA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +34 7 £425 -5.55%
South East - 5 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £425 -
Scotland - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

AppDNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppDNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AppDNA.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
5 7 (53.85%) DNA
6 6 (46.15%) DHCP
6 6 (46.15%) DNS
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 4 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
8 4 (30.77%) Skype
8 4 (30.77%) BYOD
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
8 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 4 (30.77%) SCOM
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (30.77%) Office 365
8 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS

AppDNA
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Skype
3 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) BYOD
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DNA
2 4 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Design
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) CCAA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (15.38%) XenServer
9 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
9 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) SAP