The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Belfast region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.48%
As % of the System Software category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £14.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+53.20% -17.94%
System Software Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 5.05% 2.17% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £223 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.66% +44.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
County Antrim

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Belfast