The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 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 Buckinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 68 58 76
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 0.84% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 8.82% 6.86% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 2
Average daily rate £260 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £341 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
170 102 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.17% 12.23% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 36
Average daily rate £300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £181 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 31
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £134.50 £22.50 £15.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 15 £260 -25.71% 1
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (66.67%) MSI
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Application Packaging
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Wise Package Studio
3 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) VB
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 8 (44.44%) WSH
4 7 (38.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Novell
7 2 (11.11%) MCSE
7 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
7 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) AppSense
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.56%) NetScaler

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (5.56%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MSI
2 8 (44.44%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
4 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Applications Packager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Application Packaging
2 8 (44.44%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Novell
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) AppSense
3 1 (5.56%) Wyse
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