The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within AppSense, Inc.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 487 513 450
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -63
Contract jobs citing AppSense 160 123 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.49% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 80 80
Median daily rate £300 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £740 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £329
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +21.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £34.53
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -24.69%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24636 25283 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 45.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15131 14421 13830
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1104 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.56 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AppSense as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend

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

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AppSense
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

AppSense Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend

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

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AppSense
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppSense within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

AppSense Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

AppSense
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 130 £295 -15.83% 9
North East +22 59 £270 -64.00% 4
Tyne and Wear +21 59 £270 -64.00% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 59 £270 -64.00% 3
Scotland - 30 £330 - 2
North West -18 20 £338 -48.07% 1
Renfrewshire - 20 £330 - 1
Erskine - 20 £330 -
London -28 19 £475 +35.61% 3
South East -20 16 £325 - 1
South West +8 15 £313 -11.97%
Manchester -13 13 £338 -3.57% 1
Bristol 0 9 £319 +11.84%
Glasgow - 5 - -
Lancashire +3 4 £400 +48.14%
Surrey -5 4 £513 -
Chester +5 3 £303 -
Berkshire +3 3 £286 -41.58%
Staines -3 3 £531 -
Cheshire -22 3 £303 -58.27%
Gloucester - 3 £130 -
Kent - 3 £325 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £130 -
City of London +30 2 £488 +39.28%
Oxfordshire +9 2 £363 +45.00%
Buckinghamshire +8 2 - - 1
Wiltshire 0 2 £325 -22.61%
East Midlands - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
Chorley - 2 - -

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for AppSense.

1 196 (81.33%) Windows
2 175 (72.61%) Citrix
3 161 (66.80%) VMware
4 155 (64.32%) Active Directory
5 141 (58.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 140 (58.09%) XenApp
7 139 (57.68%) Microsoft
8 115 (47.72%) Windows Server
9 106 (43.98%) XenDesktop
10 105 (43.57%) SCCM
11 89 (36.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 78 (32.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 71 (29.46%) DHCP
14 70 (29.05%) Windows 7
15 68 (28.22%) Security Cleared
16 64 (26.56%) DNS
17 63 (26.14%) ITIL
18 60 (24.90%) PowerShell
18 60 (24.90%) NetScaler
19 56 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
20 55 (22.82%) HP
20 55 (22.82%) SC Cleared
21 54 (22.41%) Application Packaging
22 52 (21.58%) Finance
23 48 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
24 46 (19.09%) XenServer
25 42 (17.43%) Computer Science
26 41 (17.01%) Software Delivery
27 40 (16.60%) Degree
27 40 (16.60%) SQL Server

AppSense
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 30 (12.45%) MS Exchange
1 30 (12.45%) Skype for Business
2 23 (9.54%) IIS
3 22 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.98%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.30%) MS Office
3 3 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.56%) Office 365
2 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 71 (29.46%) DHCP
2 64 (26.56%) DNS
3 60 (24.90%) NetScaler
4 17 (7.05%) SMS
5 13 (5.39%) Firewall
5 13 (5.39%) Remote Desktop
6 12 (4.98%) 3G
6 12 (4.98%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (4.15%) VPN
8 9 (3.73%) LAN
8 9 (3.73%) WAN
9 7 (2.90%) SAN
10 6 (2.49%) Internet
10 6 (2.49%) Wireshark
11 5 (2.07%) Skype
12 4 (1.66%) VoIP
13 2 (0.83%) NAS
13 2 (0.83%) SNMP
13 2 (0.83%) VLAN
14 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (9.13%) MSI
2 4 (1.66%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (21.58%) Finance
2 14 (5.81%) Banking
3 13 (5.39%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.90%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.24%) Local Government
6 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (17.01%) Citrix Engineer
2 35 (14.52%) Support Engineer
3 32 (13.28%) Analyst
4 22 (9.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 22 (9.13%) Citrix Specialist
5 21 (8.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (8.71%) Desktop Support
6 20 (8.30%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (5.39%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 13 (5.39%) VMware Engineer
8 11 (4.56%) Architect
8 11 (4.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (4.56%) Wintel Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Consultant
10 9 (3.73%) PowerShell Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Security Analyst
10 9 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.81%) .NET
2 11 (4.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.41%) Middleware
3 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.18%) Fat Client
2 39 (16.18%) Thin Client
3 32 (13.28%) Data Centre
3 32 (13.28%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.56%) Clustering
6 9 (3.73%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.66%) CMDB
7 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.66%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.24%) Life Science
8 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.83%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.41%) AS400
10 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 196 (81.33%) Windows
2 115 (47.72%) Windows Server
3 78 (32.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (29.05%) Windows 7
5 56 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (6.22%) Windows XP
8 14 (5.81%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.15%) Windows 10
10 9 (3.73%) Linux
11 7 (2.90%) Unix
12 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.14%) ITIL
2 54 (22.41%) Application Packaging
3 41 (17.01%) Software Delivery
4 35 (14.52%) Project Management
5 33 (13.69%) Incident Management
6 26 (10.79%) Service Delivery
7 24 (9.96%) Migration
8 17 (7.05%) Business Continuity
9 16 (6.64%) Application Virtualisation
9 16 (6.64%) Change Management
10 15 (6.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 15 (6.22%) Service Management
11 14 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (5.39%) Configuration Management
13 12 (4.98%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 12 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (4.56%) Analytics
14 11 (4.56%) Information Security
14 11 (4.56%) Open Source
14 11 (4.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.90%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.13%) VBScript
3 14 (5.81%) SQL
4 12 (4.98%) VB
5 11 (4.56%) C#
6 7 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (28.22%) Security Cleared
2 55 (22.82%) SC Cleared
3 40 (16.60%) Degree
4 30 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (7.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (2.90%) MCP
7 6 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.07%) MCSE
9 4 (1.66%) CCEA
9 4 (1.66%) CCEE
9 4 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.24%) MCSA
11 2 (0.83%) CCA
11 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.83%) ISEB
11 2 (0.83%) RHCE
11 2 (0.83%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (4.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 155 (64.32%) Active Directory
2 141 (58.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 140 (58.09%) XenApp
4 106 (43.98%) XenDesktop
5 89 (36.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (19.09%) XenServer
7 30 (12.45%) Hyper-V
8 23 (9.54%) VMware ESX
9 16 (6.64%) vSphere
10 9 (3.73%) BitLocker
11 5 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.66%) UAG
13 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 105 (43.57%) SCCM
2 29 (12.03%) EdgeSight
3 24 (9.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 20 (8.30%) XenMobile
5 16 (6.64%) SCOM
6 9 (3.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 9 (3.73%) HP SIM
6 9 (3.73%) WSUS
7 5 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (1.66%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.83%) AppManager
9 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.83%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.41%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 175 (72.61%) Citrix
2 161 (66.80%) VMware
3 139 (57.68%) Microsoft
4 55 (22.82%) HP
5 34 (14.11%) ThinPrint
6 26 (10.79%) Wyse
7 18 (7.47%) CA
7 18 (7.47%) SafeCom
7 18 (7.47%) SAP
8 15 (6.22%) IBM
9 14 (5.81%) Intel Security
10 9 (3.73%) Cisco
10 9 (3.73%) Lumension
10 9 (3.73%) Oracle
11 7 (2.90%) Altiris
11 7 (2.90%) Symantec
12 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.66%) Canon
13 4 (1.66%) Sophos
14 3 (1.24%) 3PAR
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