The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK / England
Rank 451 472 452
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 124 118 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.47% 2.52% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 76 90
Median daily rate £335 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £725 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
- -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5016 4683 4805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.10% 10.26% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3152 2833 2656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 466 565
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in England

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in England

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in England

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
London -24 37 £375 -9.09% 6
South East +30 30 £335 -18.78% 5
North East - 22 £213 - 2
South West +29 14 £325 +14.03%
West Midlands -5 7 £287 -9.25%
East of England +4 5 £375 +15.29% 2
Yorkshire +10 4 £300 -42.85% 2
East Midlands +8 2 £400 - 1
North West -4 2 £236 -32.57%
Microsoft App-V
UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 219 (79.64%) Windows
2 190 (69.09%) SCCM
3 173 (62.91%) Microsoft
4 166 (60.36%) Active Directory
5 155 (56.36%) Citrix
6 126 (45.82%) VMware
7 125 (45.45%) XenApp
8 99 (36.00%) Windows 7
9 96 (34.91%) AppSense
10 94 (34.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 81 (29.45%) Windows Server
12 80 (29.09%) PowerShell
13 77 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 74 (26.91%) DNS
15 70 (25.45%) XenDesktop
16 66 (24.00%) ITIL
17 65 (23.64%) MSI
17 65 (23.64%) Windows 10
18 62 (22.55%) Security Cleared
19 58 (21.09%) DHCP
20 57 (20.73%) Migration
21 54 (19.64%) Application Packaging
22 50 (18.18%) Office 365
23 48 (17.45%) Windows Server 2012
24 44 (16.00%) SC Cleared
25 39 (14.18%) Thin Client
25 39 (14.18%) Fat Client
26 38 (13.82%) Windows Server 2003
27 34 (12.36%) VBScript
28 33 (12.00%) Finance

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in 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 30 (10.91%) Skype for Business
2 15 (5.45%) IIS
3 13 (4.73%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.18%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.18%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.09%) Apache
8 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (11.64%) MS Office
2 26 (9.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.18%) Office 365
2 27 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.73%) G Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.91%) DNS
2 58 (21.09%) DHCP
3 27 (9.82%) NetScaler
4 12 (4.36%) Skype
4 12 (4.36%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.36%) VPN
5 11 (4.00%) LDAP
6 10 (3.64%) Kerberos
7 8 (2.91%) 3G
7 8 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.18%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.82%) HTTP
10 4 (1.45%) Firewall
10 4 (1.45%) SAN
10 4 (1.45%) VLAN
11 3 (1.09%) MPLS
11 3 (1.09%) SMS
11 3 (1.09%) WAN
12 2 (0.73%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.18%) MySQL
3 6 (2.18%) OLTP
4 4 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (23.64%) MSI
2 11 (4.00%) InstallShield
3 10 (3.64%) AdminStudio
4 5 (1.82%) JIRA
5 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 33 (12.00%) Finance
2 9 (3.27%) Publishing
3 8 (2.91%) Banking
4 5 (1.82%) Retail
5 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Advertising
6 2 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (18.91%) Applications Packager
2 34 (12.36%) Analyst
3 26 (9.45%) Citrix Engineer
4 19 (6.91%) Architect
4 19 (6.91%) Consultant
5 18 (6.55%) Applications Engineer
5 18 (6.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 17 (6.18%) Support Analyst
7 16 (5.82%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Desktop Support
9 11 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (3.64%) Citrix Analyst
11 9 (3.27%) Administrator
11 9 (3.27%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (2.91%) Designer
12 8 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.91%) SCCM Administrator
12 8 (2.91%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.00%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.91%) Middleware
3 6 (2.18%) SAML
4 4 (1.45%) Web Services
5 2 (0.73%) Apache Axis
6 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.18%) Fat Client
1 39 (14.18%) Thin Client
2 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.18%) PKI
4 16 (5.82%) BYOD
4 16 (5.82%) Data Centre
4 16 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.55%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.18%) Clustering
7 6 (2.18%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.18%) User Experience
7 6 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.36%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 219 (79.64%) Windows
2 99 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 81 (29.45%) Windows Server
4 77 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (23.64%) Windows 10
6 48 (17.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (13.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.82%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.09%) Windows XP
10 11 (4.00%) Linux
11 10 (3.64%) Mac OS X
12 9 (3.27%) Solaris
13 3 (1.09%) Unix
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.00%) ITIL
2 57 (20.73%) Migration
3 54 (19.64%) Application Packaging
4 31 (11.27%) Problem Management
5 30 (10.91%) Application Virtualisation
6 24 (8.73%) Service Design
7 23 (8.36%) Software Delivery
8 22 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 20 (7.27%) Change Management
9 20 (7.27%) Incident Management
10 19 (6.91%) Service Management
11 17 (6.18%) Patch Management
12 16 (5.82%) Release Management
12 16 (5.82%) Software Distribution
13 15 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.36%) Mobile Device Management
15 12 (4.36%) Presales
15 12 (4.36%) Software Deployment
16 11 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.09%) PowerShell
2 34 (12.36%) VBScript
3 24 (8.73%) VB
4 20 (7.27%) SQL
5 7 (2.55%) Java
6 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (22.55%) Security Cleared
2 44 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.27%) Degree
4 13 (4.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (4.73%) DV Cleared
4 13 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.36%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (2.91%) CCA
6 8 (2.91%) HNC
7 6 (2.18%) MCSE
8 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.45%) MCP
9 3 (1.09%) MCITP
10 2 (0.73%) CCEA
10 2 (0.73%) GISP
10 2 (0.73%) MCSA
10 2 (0.73%) RHCE
10 2 (0.73%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.36%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.82%) SLA
2 12 (4.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.73%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
System Software
1 166 (60.36%) Active Directory
2 125 (45.45%) XenApp
3 94 (34.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (25.45%) XenDesktop
5 32 (11.64%) Hyper-V
6 31 (11.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 28 (10.18%) VMware ESX
8 22 (8.00%) vSphere
9 20 (7.27%) BitLocker
10 15 (5.45%) XenServer
11 5 (1.82%) Firmware
12 4 (1.45%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.09%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.73%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 190 (69.09%) SCCM
2 17 (6.18%) SCOM
2 17 (6.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (5.45%) EdgeSight
4 13 (4.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (4.73%) WSUS
5 10 (3.64%) SafeCom
6 9 (3.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (2.91%) XenMobile
8 6 (2.18%) AppDNA
8 6 (2.18%) OpenView
8 6 (2.18%) Sysprep
8 6 (2.18%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.82%) Simpana
9 5 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.73%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 173 (62.91%) Microsoft
2 155 (56.36%) Citrix
3 126 (45.82%) VMware
4 96 (34.91%) AppSense
5 26 (9.45%) HP
6 20 (7.27%) Wyse
7 17 (6.18%) Symantec
8 15 (5.45%) Cisco
8 15 (5.45%) ThinPrint
9 11 (4.00%) CA
10 9 (3.27%) Dell
10 9 (3.27%) IBM
10 9 (3.27%) Oracle
11 8 (2.91%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.18%) BMC
12 6 (2.18%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.18%) LANDesk
12 6 (2.18%) Sun
13 5 (1.82%) Computacenter
13 5 (1.82%) SAP
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