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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wyse
Rank 541 527 512
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing Wyse 35 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.078% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£465 £260 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.84% -30.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £137 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £320 £368
% change year-on-year
+51.56% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.74 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.74 - £12.00

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
23958 22965 20967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 45.69% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 12512 10990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 975 976 1254
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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
Top 18 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 27 February 2015. 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 -27 30 £425 +63.46% 3
South East -17 14 £493 +31.33% 1
London -22 5 £220 -12.00% 2
East of England +3 3 £104 -72.26%
City of London +14 2 £220 -12.00% 1
Manchester -22 1 £400 +68.42%
North West -28 1 £400 +68.42%
Cheadle - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Watford - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 53 (77.94%) Citrix
2 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 42 (61.76%) XenApp
4 41 (60.29%) Windows
5 40 (58.82%) VMware
6 36 (52.94%) XenDesktop
7 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
8 32 (47.06%) Windows 7
9 26 (38.24%) Hyper-V
9 26 (38.24%) SQL
9 26 (38.24%) AppSense
10 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
11 19 (27.94%) Dell
12 18 (26.47%) MS Office
12 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (26.47%) DV Cleared
13 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (23.53%) PKI
14 16 (23.53%) Lumension
15 15 (22.06%) Blackberry
16 14 (20.59%) MS Exchange
16 14 (20.59%) SCCM
17 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (19.12%) MCSE
17 13 (19.12%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (19.12%) Finance
18 12 (17.65%) VPN
18 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
18 12 (17.65%) Fat Client

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
2 12 (17.65%) VPN
3 10 (14.71%) DNS
4 8 (11.76%) DHCP
4 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.82%) Firewall
6 5 (7.35%) IPsec
7 3 (4.41%) LAN
7 3 (4.41%) WAN
8 2 (2.94%) SSL
9 1 (1.47%) SAN
9 1 (1.47%) 3G
9 1 (1.47%) ADSL
9 1 (1.47%) Broadband
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MSI
2 2 (2.94%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Desktop Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Desktop Support
3 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Security Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.94%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) Application Packaging
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) PKI
2 15 (22.06%) Blackberry
3 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 12 (17.65%) Fat Client
4 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.41%) iPhone
6 3 (4.41%) iPad
6 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.24%) UNIX
5 8 (11.76%) Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 4 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.41%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
2 8 (11.76%) Migration
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Project Management
3 7 (10.29%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Change Management
5 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.88%) Email Migration
6 4 (5.88%) Software Deployment
6 4 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (4.41%) CAD
7 3 (4.41%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.47%) DV Cleared
3 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (19.12%) MCSE
5 7 (10.29%) MCP
6 6 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.35%) MCSA
8 4 (5.88%) CCNA
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.94%) CCEA
10 2 (2.94%) MCITP
10 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.94%) CCEE
10 2 (2.94%) CCIA
11 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.47%) MCDST
11 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (61.76%) XenApp
2 36 (52.94%) XenDesktop
3 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
4 26 (38.24%) Hyper-V
5 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (19.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (11.76%) vSphere
8 6 (8.82%) Xen
9 5 (7.35%) Terminal Server
10 4 (5.88%) Firmware
11 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
11 3 (4.41%) XenServer
12 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) SCCM
2 9 (13.24%) WSUS
3 4 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.41%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) DameWare
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) Citrix
2 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 40 (58.82%) VMware
4 26 (38.24%) AppSense
5 19 (27.94%) Dell
6 16 (23.53%) Lumension
7 10 (14.71%) Cisco
8 7 (10.29%) Adobe
8 7 (10.29%) Altiris
9 6 (8.82%) McAfee
10 5 (7.35%) Reuters
10 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.35%) HP
10 5 (7.35%) Oracle
10 5 (7.35%) FactSet
11 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
11 3 (4.41%) Google
11 3 (4.41%) LANDesk
11 3 (4.41%) Remedy
11 3 (4.41%) Splunk