The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 71 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 0.73% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 4.60% 6.06% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +7.31%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 99 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.37% 11.99% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 24
Average daily rate £320 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 27
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.50 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.57%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 3 £288 -22.29%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) EDRMS
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Intranet
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) MSI
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) FTP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (57.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle