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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 70 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.59% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% 8.18% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £475 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +106.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.16%
Microsoft App-V
Scotland

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
102 110 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.14% 7.24% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 56
Median daily rate £375 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (90.91%) SCCM
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
5 7 (63.64%) SCOM
5 7 (63.64%) Finance
6 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (54.55%) DHCP
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
7 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 5 (45.45%) Symantec
7 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
7 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (45.45%) Law
7 5 (45.45%) VMware
7 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
7 5 (45.45%) CA
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business

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 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
1 2 (18.18%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
1 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) SCOM
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) CA
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Varonis