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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 87 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.088% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 6.40% 1.47% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £538 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.82 £32.81
% change year-on-year
-8.34% -33.48%
Microsoft App-V
West Yorkshire

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
125 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.41% 5.97% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 35 27
Average daily rate £383 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.38 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Web Services
1 8 (80.00%) SOA
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) Avaya
1 8 (80.00%) H.323
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
1 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Genesys
2 6 (60.00%) CTI
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Capita
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) H.323
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) CTI
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
1 8 (80.00%) SOA
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) Application Discovery
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Avaya
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Genesys
3 1 (10.00%) Capita