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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 117 104 136
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 1.10% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% 8.42% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Median daily rate £220 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £353 £305
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £45.28 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-40.91% +106.97%
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
351 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.26% 13.00% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 160 190
Median daily rate £325 £335 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 82 90
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +25 6 £215 -25.21%
Hertfordshire +1 3 £625 +197.61%
Bedfordshire -5 2 - -
Essex -12 2 £220 -37.14%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) SCCM
4 12 (48.00%) Citrix
5 11 (44.00%) XenApp
6 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
7 8 (32.00%) MSI
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) MS Office
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) SCOM
9 6 (24.00%) Application Packaging
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.00%) Office 365
10 5 (20.00%) MOS
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Solaris
10 5 (20.00%) Application Discovery
11 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
12 3 (12.00%) Open Source
12 3 (12.00%) vSphere
12 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
12 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) MPLS
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) OLTP
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MSI
2 3 (12.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Applications Packager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix Packager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) SAML
2 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile Payment
1 3 (12.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (20.00%) Application Discovery
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (12.00%) RAD
4 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MOS
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) XenApp
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) OpenView
3 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (8.00%) Simpana
5 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Adobe
5 3 (12.00%) BMC
5 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.00%) CommVault
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Wyse