The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wyse
Rank 565 512 566
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +54
Contract jobs citing Wyse 38 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.082% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.17% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 15
Average daily rate £225 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £400 £268
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +49.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26367 22927 27784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 47.18% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14733 12208 14165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1107 1212 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 16 April 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 21 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 38 £225 -43.75% 4
London -39 17 £220 -51.11% 2
North West - 12 £260 -
Manchester - 10 £260 -
City of London -9 6 £219 -53.94%
East of England -40 4 £178 -55.06%
South East -12 3 £419 -11.84% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 1
Surrey -14 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -16 1 £190 -47.51%
Northamptonshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -

Wyse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 71 (85.54%) Windows
2 40 (48.19%) Active Directory
3 36 (43.37%) Citrix
3 36 (43.37%) Windows 7
4 31 (37.35%) XenApp
5 30 (36.14%) VMware
6 29 (34.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
8 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (27.71%) Application Packaging
10 21 (25.30%) Fat Client
10 21 (25.30%) AppSense
10 21 (25.30%) Thin Client
11 20 (24.10%) XenDesktop
12 17 (20.48%) MSI
12 17 (20.48%) SCCM
13 14 (16.87%) Cisco
13 14 (16.87%) Windows XP
13 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (15.66%) HP
14 13 (15.66%) Firewall
15 12 (14.46%) Finance
15 12 (14.46%) Dell
15 12 (14.46%) InstallShield
16 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (12.05%) Juniper
17 10 (12.05%) EMC
17 10 (12.05%) vSphere
17 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
18 9 (10.84%) ITIL

Wyse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (9.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) Firewall
2 8 (9.64%) NetScaler
3 7 (8.43%) SAN
4 4 (4.82%) LAN
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) VPN
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) SMS
6 1 (1.20%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MSI
2 12 (14.46%) InstallShield
3 7 (8.43%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Applications Packager
2 12 (14.46%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) IT Support
7 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.02%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Thin Client
1 21 (25.30%) Fat Client
2 7 (8.43%) NHS
3 4 (4.82%) Replication
4 3 (3.61%) PKI
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.41%) AS400
6 1 (1.20%) CMDB
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 71 (85.54%) Windows
2 36 (43.37%) Windows 7
3 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (16.87%) Windows XP
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.64%) Linux
7 7 (8.43%) SUSE
7 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.82%) Android
8 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.41%) UNIX
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.41%) AIX
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (10.84%) ITIL
3 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.23%) Migration
5 5 (6.02%) Project Management
6 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.82%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (4.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.61%) Change Control
8 2 (2.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.41%) Content Management
9 1 (1.20%) Workflow
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.20%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.20%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) VBScript
2 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.02%) SQL
3 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) CCA
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.61%) CCEA
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) MCP
System Software
1 40 (48.19%) Active Directory
2 31 (37.35%) XenApp
3 29 (34.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (24.10%) XenDesktop
5 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (12.05%) vSphere
7 8 (9.64%) VMware ESX
8 5 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (4.82%) VMware Server
10 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
10 3 (3.61%) XenServer
11 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) WSUS
2 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.20%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) Citrix
2 30 (36.14%) VMware
3 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.30%) AppSense
5 14 (16.87%) Cisco
6 13 (15.66%) HP
7 12 (14.46%) Dell
8 10 (12.05%) EMC
8 10 (12.05%) Juniper
9 8 (9.64%) Oracle
10 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
10 7 (8.43%) Intel
11 4 (4.82%) Apple
11 4 (4.82%) Google
11 4 (4.82%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.82%) Acronis
12 2 (2.41%) MobileIron
12 2 (2.41%) BMC
12 2 (2.41%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.20%) Novell
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £137 Per Annum £137.73 per day (Ltd co. basis)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 7 days ago