The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 106 135 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -49
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 36 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 0.38% 1.54%
As % of the System Software category 9.14% 3.43% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £315 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £315 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.68 £21.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -7.89%
Microsoft App-V
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 East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
394 350 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.62% 11.12% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 179 125
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 85 77
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.93 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Essex +13 21 £394 +12.50%
Hertfordshire - 7 £210 - 2
Bedfordshire - 4 £325 -
Norfolk +12 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £288 -22.29% 1
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Citrix
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (46.67%) SCCM
5 18 (40.00%) MSI
6 16 (35.56%) Windows 7
7 15 (33.33%) Firewall
8 14 (31.11%) XenApp
9 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
9 13 (28.89%) DNS
10 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (26.67%) XenDesktop
11 11 (24.44%) vSphere
11 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 10 (22.22%) Application Packaging
13 9 (20.00%) MCSE
13 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
14 8 (17.78%) VMware
15 7 (15.56%) Finance
15 7 (15.56%) Wyse
15 7 (15.56%) ITIL
15 7 (15.56%) VB
15 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
15 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
16 6 (13.33%) DHCP
16 6 (13.33%) SQL
16 6 (13.33%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Lync
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
4 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.67%) Internet
6 3 (6.67%) Network Security
6 3 (6.67%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
6 3 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.44%) SAN
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (8.89%) EDRMS
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MSI
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.67%) AdminStudio
3 3 (6.67%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Applications Packager
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Development Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
3 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.44%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.44%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (6.67%) Application Discovery
5 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) VB
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) MCSE
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCITP
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.44%) MCDST
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) XenApp
2 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 11 (24.44%) vSphere
5 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (11.11%) Terminal Server
7 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) XenMobile
3 3 (6.67%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) AppDNA
4 2 (4.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.44%) ZENworks
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Citrix
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Wyse
5 5 (11.11%) Symantec
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) AppSense
6 4 (8.89%) Altiris
7 3 (6.67%) LANDesk
7 3 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) Remedy
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