The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 178 172 164
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 22 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 7.93% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 34
Average daily rate
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£344 £345 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -6.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £301 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £336
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +11.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
516 492 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.29% 8.04% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 350 334
Average daily rate £395 £361 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.34% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £499 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 41
Average hourly rate £22.83 £20.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.02% -1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Citrix
3 21 (52.50%) Windows 7
4 19 (47.50%) SCCM
4 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
6 14 (35.00%) Finance
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (30.00%) XenApp
7 12 (30.00%) AppSense
8 10 (25.00%) MSI
9 9 (22.50%) XenDesktop
10 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.50%) Application Packaging
11 7 (17.50%) vSphere
11 7 (17.50%) HP
11 7 (17.50%) DNS
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) Migration
12 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.00%) NetScaler
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (12.50%) DHCP
13 5 (12.50%) ITIL
13 5 (12.50%) Service Management
13 5 (12.50%) Change Management
14 4 (10.00%) Legal

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MSI
2 2 (5.00%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 4 (10.00%) Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Application Packaging
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.50%) BYOD
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Service Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.50%) Security Patching
5 2 (5.00%) Use Case
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) ITSM
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) VBScript
3 4 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (7.50%) CCEA
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) CCEE
3 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCA
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) VCAP
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) XenApp
3 9 (22.50%) XenDesktop
4 7 (17.50%) vSphere
5 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (47.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) WSUS
2 3 (7.50%) SCOM
3 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.00%) AppDNA
3 2 (5.00%) WMI
4 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.50%) Nessus
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.50%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Citrix
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.00%) AppSense
5 7 (17.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) Reuters
7 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.00%) CommVault
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) Remedy
8 1 (2.50%) McAfee
8 1 (2.50%) Websense
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) Altiris
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
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