The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 June 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 West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 140
Contract jobs citing AppSense 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £280 £300
% change year-on-year +20.53% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - +37.25%  

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 West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1138 1319 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.88% 44.08% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 819 696
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

AppSense
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

AppSense
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppSense in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West region with a requirement for AppSense.

1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Incident Management
2 10 (90.91%) Fat Client
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Wyse
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Thin Client
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Dell
4 7 (63.64%) DNS
4 7 (63.64%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
4 7 (63.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (45.45%) BitLocker
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP

AppSense
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Fat Client
1 10 (90.91%) Thin Client
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (63.64%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
3 7 (63.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (45.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Wyse
3 7 (63.64%) Dell
4 5 (45.45%) Symantec
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Xerox
6 3 (27.27%) CA
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Polycom