The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton 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 28 July 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 Bolton 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £20.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+6.09% -34.40%
System Software Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 3.85% 35.29% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £228 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Microsoft App-V
Manchester

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Microsoft App-V
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) ZENworks
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ZENworks
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Novell