The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 93 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.064% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 4.49% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 4
Average daily rate
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- £300 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 £21.50 £19.04
% change year-on-year
-39.38% +12.92%
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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 East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
134 156 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.52% 10.71% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 59
Average daily rate £325 £300 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £386 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 49 43
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.62 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +8.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Derbyshire -7 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) XenServer
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (12.50%) Xen
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenServer
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware