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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 8 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.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AppSense
Rank 548 508 460
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -48
Contract jobs citing AppSense 80 101 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 70 45
Average daily rate £338 £386 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% +4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £535 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -38.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -38.64%

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
22140 23572 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.04% 45.69% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13204 13718 12166
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 988 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -36 70 £344 -9.83% 13
London -8 27 £375 - 7
South East -3 17 £318 -29.44% 1
North West -20 15 £325 +4.83% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 11 £310 -6.06%
Milton Keynes +13 10 £310 -6.06%
Scotland +1 10 £260 -
Edinburgh - 9 - -
City of London +43 8 £395 -12.22% 4
Manchester -12 7 £363 -9.37%
East of England +9 6 £350 - 1
Lancashire -4 6 £268 -0.92%
South West +5 5 £228 -45.83%
Bristol - 4 £235 -
Berkshire -6 3 £325 -35.00%
Blackpool -16 3 £268 -0.92%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £450 -
Hampshire +8 2 £310 -
Chester -4 2 £300 -3.22% 1
Cheshire -5 2 £300 -3.22% 1
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Chorley - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £298 -
Gloucestershire +11 1 £125 -3.84%
Glasgow +8 1 £260 -
Essex - 1 £350 -

AppSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 129 (82.17%) Windows
2 112 (71.34%) Citrix
3 96 (61.15%) VMware
4 89 (56.69%) Active Directory
5 85 (54.14%) XenApp
6 82 (52.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 72 (45.86%) XenDesktop
8 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
9 62 (39.49%) Windows Server
10 58 (36.94%) SCCM
11 52 (33.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 49 (31.21%) Finance
13 48 (30.57%) NetScaler
14 42 (26.75%) Windows 7
15 40 (25.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (24.84%) DNS
17 36 (22.93%) ITIL
18 31 (19.75%) PowerShell
18 31 (19.75%) DHCP
19 28 (17.83%) Migration
20 25 (15.92%) MS Excel
20 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (14.65%) Security Cleared
22 22 (14.01%) SCOM
22 22 (14.01%) vSphere
22 22 (14.01%) Windows Server 2003
23 21 (13.38%) VBScript
24 20 (12.74%) Incident Management
25 19 (12.10%) VMware ESX
26 18 (11.46%) Firewall

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (8.28%) MS Exchange
1 13 (8.28%) Skype for Business
2 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.18%) IIS
4 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.46%) MS Office
3 3 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (30.57%) NetScaler
2 39 (24.84%) DNS
3 31 (19.75%) DHCP
4 18 (11.46%) Firewall
5 10 (6.37%) SAN
6 9 (5.73%) SMS
7 8 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (3.82%) VLAN
8 6 (3.82%) VPN
9 5 (3.18%) WAN
9 5 (3.18%) Wireshark
10 4 (2.55%) Internet
10 4 (2.55%) SNMP
11 3 (1.91%) LAN
11 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.27%) Network Security
12 2 (1.27%) VoIP
12 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) MSI
2 6 (3.82%) Fiddler
General
1 49 (31.21%) Finance
2 12 (7.64%) Banking
3 9 (5.73%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.55%) Law
4 4 (2.55%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Local Government
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.66%) Citrix Engineer
2 29 (18.47%) Analyst
3 16 (10.19%) Consultant
4 11 (7.01%) Citrix Consultant
4 11 (7.01%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (6.37%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.10%) Architect
6 8 (5.10%) Citrix Specialist
6 8 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (4.46%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (3.82%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) IT Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.55%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.19%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.37%) Fat Client
3 10 (6.37%) Thin Client
4 9 (5.73%) Clustering
5 6 (3.82%) PKI
6 5 (3.18%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.18%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.27%) CMDB
7 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 2 (1.27%) User Experience
7 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.64%) iPad
8 1 (0.64%) iPhone
8 1 (0.64%) Life Science
8 1 (0.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 129 (82.17%) Windows
2 62 (39.49%) Windows Server
3 52 (33.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (26.75%) Windows 7
5 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (14.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.10%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.46%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.82%) Unix
10 2 (1.27%) Linux
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.93%) ITIL
2 28 (17.83%) Migration
3 20 (12.74%) Incident Management
4 18 (11.46%) Application Packaging
5 16 (10.19%) Project Management
6 14 (8.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.92%) Information Security
7 10 (6.37%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (6.37%) Service Management
7 10 (6.37%) Web Filtering
8 9 (5.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 9 (5.73%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.10%) Performance Management
10 7 (4.46%) Release Management
10 7 (4.46%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.18%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.18%) IT Governance
12 5 (3.18%) ITSM
12 5 (3.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.75%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.38%) VBScript
3 6 (3.82%) SQL
4 3 (1.91%) VB
5 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (14.65%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.83%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.01%) CCEE
5 10 (6.37%) CCEA
6 9 (5.73%) MCSE
7 7 (4.46%) MCP
8 6 (3.82%) CCA
9 5 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.55%) CCIA
10 4 (2.55%) CCNA
10 4 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.55%) MCITP
10 4 (2.55%) MCSA
10 4 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.27%) CISA
11 2 (1.27%) CISM
11 2 (1.27%) GIAC
11 2 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 89 (56.69%) Active Directory
2 85 (54.14%) XenApp
3 82 (52.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 72 (45.86%) XenDesktop
5 40 (25.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (14.01%) vSphere
7 19 (12.10%) VMware ESX
8 16 (10.19%) XenServer
9 14 (8.92%) Hyper-V
10 4 (2.55%) BitLocker
10 4 (2.55%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.64%) UAG
12 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 58 (36.94%) SCCM
2 22 (14.01%) SCOM
3 9 (5.73%) XenMobile
4 7 (4.46%) WSUS
5 6 (3.82%) EdgeSight
6 5 (3.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.91%) ThinApp
8 2 (1.27%) AppManager
8 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.27%) Ionix
8 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.27%) Nessus
8 2 (1.27%) SCSM
9 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 112 (71.34%) Citrix
2 96 (61.15%) VMware
3 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
4 18 (11.46%) HP
5 14 (8.92%) Intel Security
6 13 (8.28%) IBM
6 13 (8.28%) Wyse
7 9 (5.73%) Cisco
8 8 (5.10%) Symantec
9 6 (3.82%) Remedy
10 5 (3.18%) Altiris
10 5 (3.18%) Lumension
10 5 (3.18%) ThinPrint
11 4 (2.55%) CA
11 4 (2.55%) Oracle
11 4 (2.55%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.91%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.91%) F5
13 2 (1.27%) Forcepoint
13 2 (1.27%) Tufin
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