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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 31 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 0.81% - 3.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.13% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £340 £336
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
47 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 38.21% 29.55% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 13
Average daily rate £340 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £316 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
2 5 (71.43%) AppSense
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) MSI
3 4 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MSI
2 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
2 2 (28.57%) AdminStudio
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) REXX
3 2 (28.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) AppSense
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) CA
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Altiris