The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
South East / Berkshire
Rank 108 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.28% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 2.87% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Median daily rate £300 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £347
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
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 Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 244 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.59% 9.90% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 128 146
Median daily rate £438 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Median hourly rate £55.65 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.25% +21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Reading +7 1 £300 -33.33%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense