The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Wyse 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 Wyse over the 3 months to 22 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Dell Wyse.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wyse
Rank 552 563 551
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Wyse 43 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.028% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.060% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 20
Average daily rate
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£275 £256 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -24.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £137 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £525 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Average hourly rate £17.17 - £18.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 - £20.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.75

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
26028 25021 26921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.18% 46.94% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14561 13847 13670
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1116 1369
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Wyse
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wyse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wyse
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wyse Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wyse
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wyse within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Wyse Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wyse
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wyse Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wyse
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wyse within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Wyse Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Wyse
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wyse within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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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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 -2 39 £263 +2.43% 5
London +35 31 £263 -4.54% 4
City of London +51 23 £263 -30.00% 4
East of England - 3 £350 -
Surrey - 3 £283 - 1
South East - 3 £283 - 1
North West - 2 £280 -
Manchester - 2 £280 -
Luton - 1 £275 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £275 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Watford - - - -

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wyse 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 Wyse.

1 65 (90.28%) Windows
2 57 (79.17%) Citrix
3 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
4 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
5 42 (58.33%) Windows 7
6 40 (55.56%) SCCM
7 36 (50.00%) XenApp
8 27 (37.50%) Finance
9 24 (33.33%) Banking
10 22 (30.56%) Fat Client
10 22 (30.56%) Thin Client
11 19 (26.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (23.61%) ITIL
12 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (20.83%) MS Office
14 13 (18.06%) Windows XP
14 13 (18.06%) Dell
15 11 (15.28%) VMware
15 11 (15.28%) Migration
15 11 (15.28%) Blackberry
15 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
16 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
16 10 (13.89%) CCA
16 10 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
16 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
17 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (9.72%) Application Packaging
17 7 (9.72%) DHCP

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wyse 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 Wyse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) DHCP
1 7 (9.72%) DNS
2 4 (5.56%) WAN
3 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (4.17%) Broadband
3 3 (4.17%) LAN
3 3 (4.17%) VoIP
3 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) Internet
4 2 (2.78%) PBX
5 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.39%) SMS
5 1 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) Intranet
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MSI
1 3 (4.17%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.78%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.39%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 24 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Applications Packager
6 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Deployment Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) SCCM Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.17%) IT Support
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Citrix Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Fat Client
1 22 (30.56%) Thin Client
2 11 (15.28%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 65 (90.28%) Windows
2 42 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.06%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) ITIL
2 11 (15.28%) Migration
3 4 (5.56%) Service Management
4 3 (4.17%) Change Management
4 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.17%) Change Control
5 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.39%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.39%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.39%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.39%) Project Management
6 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.39%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.33%) VB
3 4 (5.56%) VBScript
4 3 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) CCA
2 10 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.56%) CCEA
6 3 (4.17%) CCNA
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 36 (50.00%) XenApp
3 19 (26.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.56%) XenServer
5 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.17%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.39%) vSphere
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (55.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) DameWare
3 1 (1.39%) WSUS
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.39%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 57 (79.17%) Citrix
2 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.06%) Dell
4 11 (15.28%) VMware
5 6 (8.33%) HP
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
6 5 (6.94%) AppSense
7 4 (5.56%) Avaya
8 3 (4.17%) Cerner
8 3 (4.17%) Verint
9 2 (2.78%) Polycom
9 2 (2.78%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.39%) Kofax
10 1 (1.39%) BT
10 1 (1.39%) Altiris
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle
10 1 (1.39%) IBM
10 1 (1.39%) McAfee
10 1 (1.39%) CommVault
10 1 (1.39%) Nokia