The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Wyse products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wyse over the 3 months to 24 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 Dell Wyse.

Wyse
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 611 598
Rank change year-on-year +35 -13  
Contract jobs citing Wyse 25 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 20
Median daily rate £340 £350 £224
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +56.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £265 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £331 £280
% change year-on-year +2.64% +18.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 5
Median hourly rate £15.86 £13.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.67% +1.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.30 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.60 £19.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £13.25 £11.03
% change year-on-year +7.28% +20.09%  

Wyse 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20263 24158 24977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.93% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12302 14876 14615
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 822 1125
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Wyse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Wyse in the UK

Wyse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wyse in the UK

Wyse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wyse over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wyse in the UK

Wyse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wyse in the UK

Wyse
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wyse over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wyse in the UK

Wyse
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wyse within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +41 24 £340 -2.85% 3
North West +11 6 £340 -1.09% 1
South East +33 5 £538 +48.27%
West Midlands +28 4 £113 -79.54%
Manchester +1 4 £365 +6.18% 1
London +10 3 - - 2
Surrey +3 3 £538 +48.27%
West Sussex - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £113 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £538 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £300 -
Durham - 2 £300 -
Merseyside - 2 £300 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £300 -
North East - 2 £300 -
City of London -1 1 - -
East of England -5 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wyse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Wyse.

1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Citrix
2 29 (52.73%) Thin Client
2 29 (52.73%) Fat Client
3 28 (50.91%) VMware
4 26 (47.27%) Finance
4 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
5 25 (45.45%) SCCM
6 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
6 24 (43.64%) XenApp
6 24 (43.64%) XenDesktop
7 23 (41.82%) Windows 7
7 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (30.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (30.91%) AppSense
9 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (29.09%) Virtual Desktop
10 15 (27.27%) HP
11 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
12 11 (20.00%) Dell
12 11 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
13 10 (18.18%) Office 365
13 10 (18.18%) Cisco
14 9 (16.36%) IBM
14 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
14 9 (16.36%) Symantec
14 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.36%) Data Centre

Wyse
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (12.73%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) G Suite
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) VPN
2 7 (12.73%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) LAN
4 3 (5.45%) Internet
4 3 (5.45%) Intranet
5 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) SMS
6 1 (1.82%) SSL
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Citrix Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Desktop Support
3 8 (14.55%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Citrix Support
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Fat Client
1 29 (52.73%) Thin Client
2 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
4 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
6 5 (9.09%) AS400
6 5 (9.09%) iSeries
7 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
7 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
8 2 (3.64%) CMDB
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Signage
8 2 (3.64%) Handset
8 2 (3.64%) Life Science
8 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.82%) BYOD
9 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.64%) Unix
9 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
2 7 (12.73%) Application Virtualisation
2 7 (12.73%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Line Management
3 6 (10.91%) Patch Management
3 6 (10.91%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.91%) Service Management
4 5 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.27%) People Management
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.27%) Software Deployment
5 4 (7.27%) Software Distribution
5 4 (7.27%) Task Automation
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 5 (9.09%) VBScript
2 3 (5.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.82%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (43.64%) XenApp
2 24 (43.64%) XenDesktop
3 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (30.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (29.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (9.09%) BitLocker
7 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
8 4 (7.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (45.45%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.27%) SafeCom
3 4 (7.27%) WSUS
4 3 (5.45%) DameWare
4 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.64%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Citrix
2 28 (50.91%) VMware
3 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.91%) AppSense
5 15 (27.27%) HP
6 11 (20.00%) Dell
7 10 (18.18%) Cisco
8 9 (16.36%) IBM
8 9 (16.36%) Symantec
9 6 (10.91%) ThinPrint
10 5 (9.09%) Altiris
11 4 (7.27%) McAfee
11 4 (7.27%) NetApp
11 4 (7.27%) Xerox
12 3 (5.45%) CA
12 3 (5.45%) Hitachi
12 3 (5.45%) LANDesk
13 2 (3.64%) Apple
13 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.64%) Lotus