The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Glasgow region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 54 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.85% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 27.08% 8.70% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £384 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £14.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+53.20% -17.94%
System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 46 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.83% 5.04% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 20
Average daily rate £359 £295 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.61% +12.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £125 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -41.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) MSI
3 9 (50.00%) SCCM
4 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) InstallShield
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) McAfee
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) VBScript
8 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
8 3 (16.67%) Release Management
8 3 (16.67%) InfoPath
9 2 (11.11%) WMI
9 2 (11.11%) Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
10 1 (5.56%) Service Management
10 1 (5.56%) ITSM
10 1 (5.56%) Wyse
10 1 (5.56%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MSI
2 5 (27.78%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) MSI Packager
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Printer Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) PC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) VBScript
2 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) WMI
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) Wyse
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) AppSense
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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