The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 59 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 0.069% -
As % of the System Software category 17.50% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 126 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.55% 8.73% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 20
Median daily rate £395 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (90.00%) Citrix
1 18 (90.00%) XenApp
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (80.00%) XenDesktop
4 15 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (70.00%) DHCP
5 14 (70.00%) DNS
5 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (70.00%) VMware
5 14 (70.00%) VMware ESX
6 10 (50.00%) SCCM
7 9 (45.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
9 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (25.00%) SCOM
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) Law
11 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (15.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
12 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DHCP
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Support
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Packager
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
1 17 (85.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Application Discovery
4 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) XenApp
2 16 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) VMware ESX
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) SCOM
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (10.00%) WSUS
5 1 (5.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Citrix
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) CA
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Varonis
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos