The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of AppSense products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AppSense over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

AppSense
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing AppSense 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.078% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £309 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -21.56%  

AppSense is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 952 1211 1352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 44.86% 46.99% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 673 723
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 90 118
Median hourly rate £17.64 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.80 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

AppSense
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing AppSense as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for AppSense in the East of England

AppSense
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AppSense in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for AppSense in the East of England

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire - 3 £500 - 1
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
AppSense
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppSense also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) CCEA
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10

AppSense
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Dropbox
2 1 (14.29%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Encryption
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCEA
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) EMC Certification
3 1 (14.29%) NCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Acronis
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
5 1 (14.29%) Isilon
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto