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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wyse
Rank 548 566 514
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -52
Contract jobs citing Wyse 46 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.062% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -45.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £339 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -

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
25269 25137 22645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.52% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14362 14090 11990
Average daily rate £400 £392 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1091 1071 1207
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.15 £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 24 April 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 19 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 24 April 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
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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 +5 40 £308 +36.66% 1
London 0 12 £220 - 1
North West -15 12 £325 +18.18%
Manchester -9 11 £363 +31.81%
South East -3 7 £490 +17.01%
Berkshire - 7 £490 -
East of England +22 4 £104 -40.57%
City of London +16 4 £225 +2.85% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £104 -45.26%
South West - 3 £280 -
Bristol - 3 £280 -
Yorkshire -17 2 £388 -3.12%
West Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
Huntingdon - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £104 -
Bradford - 1 £425 -
Newbury - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 £350 -
Hounslow - 1 - -

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 58 (75.32%) Citrix
2 52 (67.53%) Microsoft
3 45 (58.44%) Windows
4 42 (54.55%) VMware
4 42 (54.55%) XenApp
5 36 (46.75%) XenDesktop
6 35 (45.45%) AppSense
7 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
7 34 (44.16%) Windows 7
8 29 (37.66%) SQL
9 26 (33.77%) NetScaler
10 24 (31.17%) Hyper-V
10 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
11 23 (29.87%) SCCM
12 22 (28.57%) Dell
13 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
13 20 (25.97%) Lumension
14 18 (23.38%) PKI
14 18 (23.38%) MS Office
15 17 (22.08%) Migration
15 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (20.78%) Fat Client
16 16 (20.78%) DNS
16 16 (20.78%) Thin Client
17 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (18.18%) MCSE
19 13 (16.88%) Finance
19 13 (16.88%) VPN
19 13 (16.88%) MS Exchange

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (16.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 5 (6.49%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) Lync
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) MS Office
2 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) NetScaler
2 16 (20.78%) DNS
3 13 (16.88%) VPN
3 13 (16.88%) DHCP
4 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.49%) IPsec
5 5 (6.49%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Fiddler
2 4 (5.19%) MSI
3 2 (2.60%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.60%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Desktop Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Desktop Support
2 19 (24.68%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Security Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) IT Support
9 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (2.60%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) Application Packaging
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) PKI
2 16 (20.78%) Fat Client
2 16 (20.78%) Thin Client
3 9 (11.69%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.19%) NHS
5 3 (3.90%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) iPhone
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Life Science
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (58.44%) Windows
2 34 (44.16%) Windows 7
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.39%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.09%) UNIX
8 6 (7.79%) Linux
9 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Migration
2 10 (12.99%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Project Management
3 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.49%) Load Testing
5 5 (6.49%) Time Management
6 4 (5.19%) Change Management
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.19%) Email Migration
6 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Change Control
7 3 (3.90%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.90%) CAD
7 3 (3.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.60%) Service Management
8 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) SQL
2 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.69%) VBScript
4 7 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
3 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (18.18%) MCSE
5 8 (10.39%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (6.49%) CCEE
6 5 (6.49%) CCIA
6 5 (6.49%) MCITP
6 5 (6.49%) CCEA
7 4 (5.19%) MCP
7 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.19%) CCNA
8 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.90%) MCSA
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.49%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) SLA
3 3 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (54.55%) XenApp
2 36 (46.75%) XenDesktop
3 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
4 24 (31.17%) Hyper-V
5 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (12.99%) BitLocker
7 9 (11.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (10.39%) Terminal Server
9 7 (9.09%) vSphere
10 6 (7.79%) Xen
11 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (29.87%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) WSUS
3 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.30%) DameWare
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) Citrix
2 52 (67.53%) Microsoft
3 42 (54.55%) VMware
4 35 (45.45%) AppSense
5 22 (28.57%) Dell
6 20 (25.97%) Lumension
7 10 (12.99%) Cisco
8 7 (9.09%) HP
9 6 (7.79%) Adobe
9 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.49%) Remedy
10 5 (6.49%) CA
10 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.49%) Oracle
11 4 (5.19%) Symantec
11 4 (5.19%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.90%) Acronis
12 3 (3.90%) FactSet
12 3 (3.90%) MobileIron
12 3 (3.90%) Google