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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 123 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.96% 1.72% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £221
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +80.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.16%
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
306 348 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.51% 13.52% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 151 216
Median daily rate £335 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 104 81
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £375 -
Essex 0 2 £220 -45.84%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) SCCM
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) MSI
4 6 (35.29%) Office 365
4 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
5 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
5 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
5 5 (29.41%) Application Discovery
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Simpana
7 3 (17.65%) Presales
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 3 (17.65%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Security 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) OLTP
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MSI
2 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Packager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Packager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
1 3 (17.65%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (17.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
2 5 (29.41%) Application Discovery
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) RAD
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCEA
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView
2 3 (17.65%) Simpana
2 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.88%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
5 3 (17.65%) BMC
5 3 (17.65%) CommVault
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) AppSense
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy