The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 25 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.20% - 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 22.86% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£255 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £339 £329
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
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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 Dorset region.

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.00% 6.25% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 12
Average daily rate £325 £288 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £154 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £8.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +78.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Microsoft App-V
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) MSI
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Packager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Dell