The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 28 July 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 AppSense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AppSense
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing AppSense 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £356
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -11.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1048 1182 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.85% 49.17% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 551 381
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 87 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.90 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.24 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

AppSense
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AppSense Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AppSense
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AppSense across the West Midlands region.

AppSense Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AppSense
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AppSense across the West Midlands region.

AppSense Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AppSense
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AppSense 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 AppSense.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) EdgeSight
5 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AppSense 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 AppSense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) MetaFrame
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds