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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 62 60 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 17.65% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£260 £340 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £362 £360
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 £21.38 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-29.82% +12.50%
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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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.78% 4.82% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 21
Average daily rate £320 £175 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.85% -51.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £354 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.00 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.85%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) AdminStudio
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) MSI
6 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) AppSense
7 1 (10.00%) MCSA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (10.00%) NHS
7 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) AppSense