The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 73 60
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.22% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category - 3.03% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £588 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +67.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £325 £347
% change year-on-year
-3.46% -6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 66 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.57% 7.31% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 28
Median daily rate £375 £319 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 11
Median hourly rate £20.33 £26.03 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.88% +61.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £39.00
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware