The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AppSense
North West / Manchester
Rank - 98 84
Contract jobs citing AppSense 0 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.13% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £230 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -21.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% -23.07%  

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 528 707 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.88% 39.39% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 364 326
Median daily rate £380 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.91% +5.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £90.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

AppSense
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

AppSense
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppSense in Manchester

AppSense
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
4 4 (44.44%) Wyse
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
5 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
5 3 (33.33%) Local Government
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

AppSense
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Expert
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Wyse
3 2 (22.22%) HP