The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 33 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.49% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 5.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.11% 8.40% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 24
Median daily rate £325 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £325 -
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
3 7 (77.78%) SCCM
3 7 (77.78%) AppSense
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) CA
4 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Floorwalker
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) MSI Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) HNC
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
1 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) AppSense
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) CA
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg