The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 338 292 288
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 53 102 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.83% 5.36% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 69 50
Average daily rate
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£388 £390 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +13.71%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1873 1904 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.92% 8.70% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1231 1194 924
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 109 210
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £24.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in London

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in London

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the London region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in London

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 17 £388 +16.54% 12
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Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 114 (82.61%) Windows
2 81 (58.70%) Citrix
3 77 (55.80%) XenApp
4 70 (50.72%) SCCM
5 68 (49.28%) Windows 7
6 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
7 56 (40.58%) XenDesktop
8 52 (37.68%) MSI
9 49 (35.51%) Finance
10 48 (34.78%) Active Directory
11 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (32.61%) Application Packaging
13 43 (31.16%) VMware
14 37 (26.81%) AppSense
15 33 (23.91%) Migration
15 33 (23.91%) NetScaler
16 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (18.84%) DNS
18 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
18 25 (18.12%) Altiris
18 25 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
19 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (15.22%) XenServer
21 18 (13.04%) Banking
21 18 (13.04%) MS Excel
22 17 (12.32%) ITIL
23 16 (11.59%) MS Office
23 16 (11.59%) VBScript
24 15 (10.87%) Windows XP
24 15 (10.87%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.62%) Lync
5 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.91%) NetScaler
2 26 (18.84%) DNS
3 15 (10.87%) DHCP
4 8 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.80%) VPN
5 5 (3.62%) SSL
6 4 (2.90%) SAN
7 3 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.17%) Internet
8 2 (1.45%) SNMP
8 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.45%) NAS
9 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.72%) Network Security
9 1 (0.72%) FTP
9 1 (0.72%) HTTP
9 1 (0.72%) IPv4
9 1 (0.72%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 52 (37.68%) MSI
2 5 (3.62%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.45%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.72%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.72%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 49 (35.51%) Finance
2 18 (13.04%) Banking
3 7 (5.07%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.72%) German Language
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (15.94%) Consultant
2 21 (15.22%) Applications Packager
3 13 (9.42%) Citrix Engineer
4 12 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Analyst
5 11 (7.97%) Architect
6 9 (6.52%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (2.90%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.90%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (2.90%) SCCM Consultant
10 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (2.17%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.17%) SCCM Engineer
11 3 (2.17%) Applications Engineer
11 3 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.61%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.72%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.72%) COM
2 1 (0.72%) XML
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Thin Client
1 14 (10.14%) Fat Client
2 8 (5.80%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.17%) Replication
5 2 (1.45%) iPhone
5 2 (1.45%) iPad
5 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) SecurID
5 2 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.72%) Equities
6 1 (0.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 114 (82.61%) Windows
2 68 (49.28%) Windows 7
3 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 10 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.80%) UNIX
9 6 (4.35%) Linux
9 6 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.90%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.91%) Migration
2 17 (12.32%) ITIL
3 10 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (7.25%) Asset Management
4 9 (6.52%) Change Management
5 8 (5.80%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.07%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.35%) Use Case
8 5 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.62%) Time Management
8 5 (3.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.90%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (2.90%) Service Management
9 4 (2.90%) Change Control
9 4 (2.90%) Software Deployment
9 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (2.90%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.90%) TOGAF
10 3 (2.17%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.59%) VBScript
3 14 (10.14%) SQL
4 6 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (2.17%) Java
6 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) C
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.07%) CCEA
3 6 (4.35%) CCEE
4 5 (3.62%) Degree
4 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.62%) MCSE
4 5 (3.62%) CCA
5 4 (2.90%) MCSA
5 4 (2.90%) MCITP
5 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.17%) VCP5
7 2 (1.45%) MCTS
8 1 (0.72%) CCAA
8 1 (0.72%) CCIA
8 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 77 (55.80%) XenApp
2 56 (40.58%) XenDesktop
3 48 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (15.22%) XenServer
6 14 (10.14%) vSphere
7 8 (5.80%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.90%) Firmware
9 4 (2.90%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.17%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.72%) Squid
11 1 (0.72%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 70 (50.72%) SCCM
2 12 (8.70%) SCOM
3 11 (7.97%) WSUS
4 10 (7.25%) EdgeSight
5 8 (5.80%) SCOrch
6 6 (4.35%) WMI
7 5 (3.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (2.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.90%) HP SIM
9 3 (2.17%) Nessus
9 3 (2.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (2.17%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.45%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.72%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.72%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 81 (58.70%) Citrix
2 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
3 43 (31.16%) VMware
4 37 (26.81%) AppSense
5 25 (18.12%) Altiris
6 11 (7.97%) HP
7 9 (6.52%) Wyse
8 8 (5.80%) LANDesk
9 7 (5.07%) McAfee
10 5 (3.62%) Dell
10 5 (3.62%) EMC
10 5 (3.62%) NetApp
10 5 (3.62%) Cisco
11 4 (2.90%) Sophos
11 4 (2.90%) Veritas
12 3 (2.17%) Splunk
12 3 (2.17%) CA
12 3 (2.17%) IBM
13 2 (1.45%) Mercator
13 2 (1.45%) Symantec
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