The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 49 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 1.29% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 8.18% 8.89% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £13.71 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+107.87% -35.85%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
110 90 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.06% 14.49% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 52
Median daily rate £369 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £182 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 24
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £49.25 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Colchester -4 4 £425 +6.25%
Chelmsford - 1 £525 -
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) MOS
5 5 (45.45%) SCOM
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) assyst
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
8 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) VBA
8 2 (18.18%) MSI
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (9.09%) User Stories
9 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 1 (9.09%) vSphere

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Packager
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
1 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MOS
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Wyse