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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 60 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.17% - 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +7.31%
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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
50 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.86% 5.21% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 24
Average daily rate £334 £263 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.02% -22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £153 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £341 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £24.00 £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.57%

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 4 August 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) SCCM
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) MSI
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) Service Management
6 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) AdminStudio
7 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (18.75%) AppSense
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Application Discovery
10 1 (6.25%) XenApp
10 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
10 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
10 1 (6.25%) Degree
10 1 (6.25%) Test Management
10 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 1 (6.25%) ISEB
10 1 (6.25%) MCP
10 1 (6.25%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MSI
2 4 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Applications Packager
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Application Discovery
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) AppSense
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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