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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 49 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.59% 11.25% 10.99%
As % of the System Software category 8.15% 25.71% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 10
Median daily rate £418 £388 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% +31.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £335 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £435 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.51% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £15.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+136.66% -29.41%
Microsoft App-V
Renfrewshire

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
184 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 44.02% 43.75% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 26 26
Median daily rate £321 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.40% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 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 25 May 2016.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) AppSense
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
6 5 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (33.33%) Software Distribution
6 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (33.33%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) HP
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
8 3 (20.00%) HTTP
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
10 1 (6.67%) Service Design
10 1 (6.67%) HP SIM

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Software Design Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) AppSense
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat