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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
South East / Berkshire
Rank 103 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.099% 0.32% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 3.32% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 17
Median daily rate £300 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
-20.70% -8.34%

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
192 241 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.51% 9.57% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 141 152
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 27
Median hourly rate £30.91 £44.03 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +166.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £14.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £39.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 20 February 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 +6 2 £300 -11.76%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
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%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
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
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging

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:

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
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
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%) 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 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
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%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
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
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) VMware