The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 31 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.73% - 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 21 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.26% 6.48% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 43
Median daily rate £375 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £115 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Median hourly rate - £31.56 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Bedfordshire region.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Bedfordshire region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Bedford - 2 £375 -
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Simpana
2 2 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Provisioning Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCEA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy