The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 73 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% - 0.092%
As % of the System Software category 3.60% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£164 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £330 £328
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +33.33%
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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 Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 76 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.49% 8.40% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 21 26
Average daily rate £300 £258 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £106 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £12.45 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £16.00 £53.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) UAG
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) UAG
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) VMware