Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 26 July 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 > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 374 353
Rank change year-on-year +48 -21 -42
Contract jobs citing AppSense 23 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 23
South East median daily rate £481 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.08% -6.61% -13.00%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £213
90th Percentile £663 £472 £498
England median daily rate £405 £290 £350
% change year-on-year +39.53% -17.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
South East median hourly rate - - £26.00
England median hourly rate - £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - +9.80% -25.12%

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 South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7822 9053 9185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.69% 48.70% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4324 5381 4999
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 408 473
South East median hourly rate £16.13 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.15% -2.83% +9.34%
10th Percentile £9.95 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £41.63
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

AppSense
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AppSense as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for AppSense in the South East

AppSense
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppSense in the South East

AppSense
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AppSense in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AppSense in the South East

AppSense
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AppSense in the South East

AppSense
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppSense within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +12 15 £525 +61.54%
Buckinghamshire -13 12 £625 -
Surrey +8 4 £275 -26.67%
Berkshire +36 3 £513 +61.42%
Hampshire +14 2 £450 +12.50%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £115 -
AppSense
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (69.57%) Citrix
3 15 (65.22%) XenApp
3 15 (65.22%) XenDesktop
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 11 (47.83%) Thin Client
6 11 (47.83%) Fat Client
7 10 (43.48%) AppDNA
7 10 (43.48%) GPG13
7 10 (43.48%) Protective Monitoring
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco
8 9 (39.13%) BIG-IP
8 9 (39.13%) DevOps
8 9 (39.13%) Palo Alto
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (39.13%) F5
8 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
10 7 (30.43%) SCCM
10 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
10 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
11 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 4 (17.39%) MSI
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
13 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (13.04%) SQL
13 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging

AppSense
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) BIG-IP
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Local Government
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
2 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Packager
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Fat Client
1 11 (47.83%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) GPG13
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 15 (65.22%) XenApp
2 15 (65.22%) XenDesktop
3 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) AppDNA
2 7 (30.43%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) SCSM
4 1 (4.35%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Citrix
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) F5
4 9 (39.13%) Palo Alto
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) CommVault
6 2 (8.70%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Genesys
7 1 (4.35%) Lumension
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) ThinPrint