The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 14 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.25% 10.99% 4.92%
As % of the System Software category 26.47% 40.00% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £295 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -20.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +11.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

System Software Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.50% 27.47% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 19
Average daily rate £375 £310 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MSI
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
4 2 (22.22%) WSUS
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) REXX
4 2 (22.22%) Tcl
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MSI
2 3 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) REXX
1 2 (22.22%) Tcl
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) CA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix