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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wyse
Rank 566 527 531
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +4
Contract jobs citing Wyse 34 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 24
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£215 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £137 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £825 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £375 £105
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +257.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £24.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.05 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £20.56 £30.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.74%

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
25756 23945 24354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 46.26% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15204 13647 12559
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1263 1170 1383
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.96 £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 28 November 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
Top 14 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 28 November 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
(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 -71 32 £215 -42.66% 8
London -5 21 £215 -47.07% 3
City of London +30 9 £215 -73.53%
South East -27 4 £200 -21.56% 1
North West +4 2 £350 - 4
Manchester - 2 £350 - 4
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Cheadle - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 53 (68.83%) Citrix
3 51 (66.23%) Active Directory
4 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
5 44 (57.14%) Windows 7
6 33 (42.86%) XenApp
7 29 (37.66%) SCCM
8 23 (29.87%) Finance
9 21 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (27.27%) Thin Client
9 21 (27.27%) Blackberry
9 21 (27.27%) Fat Client
10 20 (25.97%) MS Office
11 17 (22.08%) ITIL
11 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (19.48%) VMware
14 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 14 (18.18%) XenDesktop
15 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
15 13 (16.88%) Windows XP
15 13 (16.88%) Dell
16 12 (15.58%) Cisco
16 12 (15.58%) MCSE
16 12 (15.58%) Banking
17 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
18 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
18 10 (12.99%) Application Packaging
19 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.90%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Lync
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (25.97%) MS Office
2 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) DNS
1 8 (10.39%) DHCP
2 7 (9.09%) VPN
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.19%) WAN
4 4 (5.19%) Broadband
4 4 (5.19%) LAN
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (3.90%) SAN
5 3 (3.90%) VoIP
6 2 (2.60%) PBX
6 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.30%) SSL
7 1 (1.30%) Intranet
7 1 (1.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.30%) ADSL
7 1 (1.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MSI
2 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Desktop Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Desktop Support
4 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (11.69%) Service Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Applications Packager
11 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 21 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 21 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 44 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.88%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.49%) Linux
6 5 (6.49%) UNIX
7 4 (5.19%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.90%) Android
8 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 9 (11.69%) Migration
3 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.49%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.19%) Service Management
5 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.19%) Change Management
5 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.19%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.19%) Software Deployment
5 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.90%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.79%) VB
3 2 (2.60%) SQL
4 1 (1.30%) VBScript
4 1 (1.30%) C
4 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) MCSE
3 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.39%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (7.79%) CCA
7 5 (6.49%) MCSA
8 4 (5.19%) MCP
8 4 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.60%) CCEA
9 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) CCEE
10 1 (1.30%) CCIA
10 1 (1.30%) MOS
10 1 (1.30%) MCDST
10 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (66.23%) Active Directory
2 33 (42.86%) XenApp
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (7.79%) Terminal Services
8 5 (6.49%) Xen
9 4 (5.19%) Firmware
9 4 (5.19%) vSphere
10 3 (3.90%) XenServer
11 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) SCCM
2 7 (9.09%) WSUS
3 4 (5.19%) DameWare
3 4 (5.19%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
4 3 (3.90%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Citrix
2 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.48%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) Dell
5 12 (15.58%) Cisco
6 9 (11.69%) HP
7 7 (9.09%) Altiris
7 7 (9.09%) AppSense
8 5 (6.49%) LANDesk
8 5 (6.49%) FactSet
8 5 (6.49%) Reuters
9 4 (5.19%) McAfee
10 3 (3.90%) Verint
10 3 (3.90%) Splunk
10 3 (3.90%) Apple
10 3 (3.90%) Avaya
10 3 (3.90%) CommVault
10 3 (3.90%) Adobe
10 3 (3.90%) IBM
11 2 (2.60%) Polycom
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £470 - £520 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago