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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 385 341 299
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -42
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 36 88 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 4.18% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 89
Median daily rate £373 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £228 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £443 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.95% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £14.36 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+150.78% -32.44%
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
2354 2104 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.87% 9.44% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1420 1270
Median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 149 159
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
City of London +20 2 £425 +23.63% 4
Croydon -9 2 £348 -10.32%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £290 +16.00% 1
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 70 (72.16%) Citrix
2 66 (68.04%) SCCM
3 65 (67.01%) Windows
4 46 (47.42%) Microsoft
5 44 (45.36%) VMware
6 43 (44.33%) Active Directory
7 37 (38.14%) XenApp
8 34 (35.05%) XenDesktop
8 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
9 33 (34.02%) Finance
10 30 (30.93%) ITIL
11 29 (29.90%) Windows 7
12 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (24.74%) Project Management
13 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
14 22 (22.68%) AppSense
15 20 (20.62%) MSI
15 20 (20.62%) VBScript
16 18 (18.56%) NetScaler
17 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (14.43%) Change Management
18 14 (14.43%) VB
18 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
19 13 (13.40%) MS Exchange
19 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (12.37%) Cisco
21 11 (11.34%) DNS
21 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
21 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
21 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (13.40%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Drupal
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.31%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) RMDS
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Office 365
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.09%) IaaS
4 3 (3.09%) PaaS
4 3 (3.09%) SaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.56%) NetScaler
2 11 (11.34%) DNS
3 8 (8.25%) SSL
4 7 (7.22%) LAN
5 6 (6.19%) DHCP
6 5 (5.15%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.09%) Firewall
7 3 (3.09%) SAN
7 3 (3.09%) Skype
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.03%) NAS
8 1 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Power BI
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (20.62%) MSI
2 7 (7.22%) InstallShield
3 5 (5.15%) WinDbg
4 2 (2.06%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.19%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Front Office
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Architect
3 13 (13.40%) Citrix Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Applications Packager
5 10 (10.31%) Consultant
6 9 (9.28%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Citrix Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) PowerShell Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Strategy Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Administrator
11 4 (4.12%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) XenServer Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
1 1 (1.03%) CSS
1 1 (1.03%) HTML
1 1 (1.03%) HTML5
1 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) BYOD
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.03%) iPhone
7 1 (1.03%) PDA
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (67.01%) Windows
2 29 (29.90%) Windows 7
3 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.34%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.19%) Linux
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.09%) Solaris
10 3 (3.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.03%) Android
12 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) ITIL
2 24 (24.74%) Project Management
3 14 (14.43%) Change Management
4 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.34%) Application Packaging
4 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.31%) Service Management
6 9 (9.28%) Change Control
6 9 (9.28%) ITSM
6 9 (9.28%) Migration
6 9 (9.28%) PRINCE
7 8 (8.25%) Application Virtualisation
7 8 (8.25%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.19%) Application Discovery
9 6 (6.19%) Release Management
9 6 (6.19%) Use Case
10 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.15%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
2 20 (20.62%) VBScript
3 14 (14.43%) VB
4 10 (10.31%) SQL
5 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.03%) C#
6 1 (1.03%) Go
6 1 (1.03%) Java
6 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) MCSE
6 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.12%) CCEE
7 4 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.09%) CCNA
8 3 (3.09%) CCNP
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.09%) MCSA
8 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.09%) PMP
8 3 (3.09%) VCAP
9 2 (2.06%) CCA
9 2 (2.06%) CCAA
9 2 (2.06%) CCEA
10 1 (1.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (44.33%) Active Directory
2 37 (38.14%) XenApp
3 34 (35.05%) XenDesktop
4 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (9.28%) XenServer
6 7 (7.22%) BitLocker
7 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.09%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.09%) Xen
9 2 (2.06%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.03%) Docker
10 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (68.04%) SCCM
2 6 (6.19%) WSUS
3 5 (5.15%) Perfmon
3 5 (5.15%) SCOM
4 3 (3.09%) AppDNA
4 3 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.06%) WMI
6 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.03%) Ansible
6 1 (1.03%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.03%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.03%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 70 (72.16%) Citrix
2 46 (47.42%) Microsoft
3 44 (45.36%) VMware
4 22 (22.68%) AppSense
5 12 (12.37%) Cisco
6 9 (9.28%) Bloomberg
6 9 (9.28%) HP
7 8 (8.25%) Altiris
7 8 (8.25%) Reuters
7 8 (8.25%) Symantec
8 6 (6.19%) Intel Security
9 5 (5.15%) LANDesk
9 5 (5.15%) Lumension
9 5 (5.15%) NetApp
9 5 (5.15%) Oracle
10 4 (4.12%) Dell
10 4 (4.12%) EMC
11 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.09%) Wyse
12 2 (2.06%) IBM
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