The table below looks at the statistics for AppDNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppDNA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix AppDNA
Rank 621 610 547
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -63
Contract jobs citing AppDNA 3 6 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.068% 0.14% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 29
Average daily rate £285 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4386 4354 3776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.43% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2773 2590 2133
Average daily rate £425 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 142 140
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

AppDNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppDNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDNA within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 -33 3 £285 -45.71%
London +1 2 £285 -45.71%
Bristol - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

AppDNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) Migration
4 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (58.33%) CA
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) CRM
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) WSUS
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) MSI
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (25.00%) MCDST
6 3 (25.00%) MCSE
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) DNA
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA

AppDNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSI
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Site Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Application Discovery
3 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 2 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (16.67%) DNA
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCDST
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) CA
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy