The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 31 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.31% 1.20% 3.08%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 8.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £375 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
Microsoft App-V
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.11% 14.34% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 5
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £675 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Wiki
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft