The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 58 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 8.05% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £98 £131
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.58% -25.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.16%
Microsoft App-V
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 87 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.58% 11.04% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 39 24
Median daily rate £300 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £148 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Application Packaging
3 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) MSI
5 4 (33.33%) InstallShield
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) AdminStudio
6 3 (25.00%) Publishing
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) AppSense
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
8 1 (8.33%) MS Office
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 4 (33.33%) MSI
2 3 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Application Packaging
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) AppSense
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft