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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wyse over the 3 months to 27 May 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 Dell Wyse.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wyse
Rank 603 583 586
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing Wyse 53 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.081% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 23
Median daily rate £350 £280 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £112 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £477 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £289 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -25.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £15.69 £18.69 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.69 £15.25 -
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
24345 24412 23555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.87% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15017 14127 13357
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1126 1043
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Wyse
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Wyse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wyse within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 53 £350 +25.00% 1
North West -5 25 £328 +89.85%
Manchester -9 23 £320 +82.85%
London -12 10 £475 +196.87%
South East -10 7 £363 -27.50% 1
Surrey - 6 £331 -
Bristol +1 4 £325 +16.07%
South West -7 4 £325 +16.07%
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
City of London +35 2 £475 +106.52%
East of England +8 2 £320 +11.30%
Warwickshire - 2 £550 -
Guildford - 2 £369 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - -
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
West Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 £363 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £425 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Solihull - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £363 -
Essex - 1 £320 -

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wyse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Wyse.

1 80 (86.02%) Windows
2 58 (62.37%) Citrix
3 42 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 42 (45.16%) VMware
4 38 (40.86%) Thin Client
4 38 (40.86%) Fat Client
5 34 (36.56%) XenApp
6 32 (34.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 32 (34.41%) Windows Server
7 31 (33.33%) AppSense
8 30 (32.26%) XenDesktop
8 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (31.18%) HP
10 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
10 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (26.88%) NetScaler
11 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
12 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (23.66%) SCCM
14 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
14 21 (22.58%) Finance
15 20 (21.51%) Application Packaging
16 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
17 17 (18.28%) Skype for Business
18 14 (15.05%) Windows 8
18 14 (15.05%) MS Office
18 14 (15.05%) VMware ESX
19 13 (13.98%) Migration
19 13 (13.98%) ITIL

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (18.28%) Skype for Business
2 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Office
2 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.45%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Office 365
2 6 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.88%) NetScaler
2 12 (12.90%) DNS
2 12 (12.90%) LAN
2 12 (12.90%) Wireless
3 11 (11.83%) Internet
3 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.83%) WAN
4 9 (9.68%) VPN
5 7 (7.53%) DHCP
6 6 (6.45%) Intranet
6 6 (6.45%) Skype
7 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MSI
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Citrix Specialist
2 12 (12.90%) Analyst
2 12 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Citrix Expert
4 10 (10.75%) Subject Matter Expert
5 9 (9.68%) Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Citrix Consultant
7 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.53%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
8 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Support Specialist
11 3 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.86%) Fat Client
1 38 (40.86%) Thin Client
2 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) iPad
3 8 (8.60%) iPhone
3 8 (8.60%) Life Science
4 7 (7.53%) PKI
5 6 (6.45%) BYOD
6 5 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.23%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.15%) Handset
8 2 (2.15%) User Experience
9 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 80 (86.02%) Windows
2 32 (34.41%) Windows Server
3 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (15.05%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 8 (8.60%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.53%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.15%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Application Packaging
2 13 (13.98%) ITIL
2 13 (13.98%) Migration
3 8 (8.60%) IT Governance
3 8 (8.60%) Risk Management
4 5 (5.38%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.38%) Project Management
5 4 (4.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.23%) Change Management
6 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.23%) Information Security
7 2 (2.15%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.15%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.15%) Time Management
7 2 (2.15%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (1.08%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.45%) VB
3 5 (5.38%) SQL
3 5 (5.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (6.45%) MCSE
4 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.30%) MCSA
6 3 (3.23%) CCA
7 2 (2.15%) CCNA
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.08%) ACSA
8 1 (1.08%) ACSP
8 1 (1.08%) CCEE
8 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.08%) MCDST
8 1 (1.08%) MCITP
8 1 (1.08%) MCTS
8 1 (1.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) COBIT
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (36.56%) XenApp
3 32 (34.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (32.26%) XenDesktop
5 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (15.05%) VMware ESX
7 7 (7.53%) XenServer
8 6 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
10 3 (3.23%) BitLocker
10 3 (3.23%) Terminal Server
10 3 (3.23%) vSphere
11 2 (2.15%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) SCCM
2 8 (8.60%) EdgeSight
3 4 (4.30%) SCOM
4 3 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.08%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.08%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.08%) WSUS
6 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (62.37%) Citrix
2 42 (45.16%) VMware
3 31 (33.33%) AppSense
4 29 (31.18%) HP
5 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.75%) Apple
6 10 (10.75%) Cisco
7 7 (7.53%) Adobe
7 7 (7.53%) Dell
8 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle
10 4 (4.30%) CA
10 4 (4.30%) Intel Security
11 3 (3.23%) Remedy
11 3 (3.23%) Symantec
12 2 (2.15%) arcserve
12 2 (2.15%) BT
12 2 (2.15%) Polycom
13 1 (1.08%) Altiris
13 1 (1.08%) Kaspersky