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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England / East of England
Rank 118 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.81% 1.27% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £200 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £360 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £580 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
-20.70% -8.34%

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
276 315 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.40% 13.35% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 152 146
Median daily rate £325 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 66 85
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire 0 3 £200 -68.00% 2
Essex -2 2 £363 -3.33%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (25.00%) Lotus
7 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (25.00%) Java SE
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) Office 365

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 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Packager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Java SE
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) RAD
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCEA
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) Simpana
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Lotus
5 2 (16.67%) AppSense
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (8.33%) BMC
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Sun