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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 344 308 260
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -48
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 65 116 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 3.27% 5.28% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 85 75
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £247 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.14% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +12.69%
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
1990 2196 1757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.63% 9.05% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1375 1018
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 122 216
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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City of London +12 25 £400 +4.91% 5
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England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 89 (57.79%) Citrix
3 82 (53.25%) XenApp
4 81 (52.60%) SCCM
5 76 (49.35%) Windows 7
6 64 (41.56%) Microsoft
7 58 (37.66%) XenDesktop
8 56 (36.36%) MSI
9 52 (33.77%) Active Directory
10 49 (31.82%) Application Packaging
11 48 (31.17%) Finance
12 43 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (26.62%) VMware
14 40 (25.97%) AppSense
15 32 (20.78%) Migration
16 30 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (19.48%) NetScaler
17 26 (16.88%) Altiris
17 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (15.58%) Windows XP
19 23 (14.94%) MS Office
19 23 (14.94%) DNS
19 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (14.29%) PowerShell
20 22 (14.29%) XenServer
21 20 (12.99%) Banking
22 19 (12.34%) ITIL
22 19 (12.34%) MS Excel
23 18 (11.69%) VBScript
24 15 (9.74%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (8.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.19%) Lync
4 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.30%) IIS
7 2 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (14.94%) MS Office
2 19 (12.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Office 365
2 3 (1.95%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.48%) NetScaler
2 23 (14.94%) DNS
3 14 (9.09%) DHCP
4 9 (5.84%) VPN
5 8 (5.19%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.19%) Firewall
6 5 (3.25%) SAN
6 5 (3.25%) SSL
7 3 (1.95%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.95%) Internet
7 3 (1.95%) FTP
8 2 (1.30%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.30%) SNMP
8 2 (1.30%) NAS
8 2 (1.30%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.65%) Network Security
9 1 (0.65%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (36.36%) MSI
2 5 (3.25%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.30%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.65%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.65%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 48 (31.17%) Finance
2 20 (12.99%) Banking
3 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.90%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Applications Packager
2 24 (15.58%) Consultant
3 16 (10.39%) Citrix Engineer
4 14 (9.09%) Architect
5 13 (8.44%) Analyst
6 10 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Citrix Consultant
8 7 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (3.90%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (3.25%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (2.60%) SCCM Consultant
11 4 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (2.60%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (1.95%) Applications Engineer
12 3 (1.95%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (1.95%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (31.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.65%) COM
2 1 (0.65%) XML
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 14 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 8 (5.19%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.60%) PKI
6 3 (1.95%) Replication
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
7 2 (1.30%) SecurID
7 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.30%) iPhone
7 2 (1.30%) iPad
7 2 (1.30%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.65%) Equities
8 1 (0.65%) AS400
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 76 (49.35%) Windows 7
3 43 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (15.58%) Windows XP
6 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.19%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.19%) UNIX
7 8 (5.19%) Windows Vista
8 7 (4.55%) Linux
9 4 (2.60%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) Migration
2 19 (12.34%) ITIL
3 11 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 10 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (5.84%) Asset Management
6 8 (5.19%) Change Management
7 7 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.25%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.60%) Software Deployment
9 4 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.60%) Change Control
9 4 (2.60%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (2.60%) TOGAF
9 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (2.60%) Use Case
9 4 (2.60%) Time Management
10 3 (1.95%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (1.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 18 (11.69%) VBScript
3 15 (9.74%) SQL
4 5 (3.25%) C#
4 5 (3.25%) VB
5 3 (1.95%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.65%) C
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (9.74%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.84%) CCA
4 8 (5.19%) CCEE
4 8 (5.19%) CCEA
5 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.90%) MCSE
6 6 (3.90%) Degree
6 6 (3.90%) MCITP
7 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.60%) MCSA
8 4 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.95%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.95%) VCP5
10 2 (1.30%) MCP
10 2 (1.30%) MCTS
11 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.65%) PMP
11 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.95%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (53.25%) XenApp
2 58 (37.66%) XenDesktop
3 52 (33.77%) Active Directory
4 30 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (14.29%) XenServer
6 11 (7.14%) vSphere
7 9 (5.84%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.60%) Firmware
9 4 (2.60%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.65%) Squid
11 1 (0.65%) NFS
11 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 81 (52.60%) SCCM
2 13 (8.44%) SCOM
3 11 (7.14%) WSUS
4 9 (5.84%) EdgeSight
5 7 (4.55%) SCOrch
6 6 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.25%) WMI
7 5 (3.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (3.25%) AppDNA
8 4 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (2.60%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.95%) Nessus
9 3 (1.95%) ZENworks
9 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.95%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.65%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 89 (57.79%) Citrix
2 64 (41.56%) Microsoft
3 41 (26.62%) VMware
4 40 (25.97%) AppSense
5 26 (16.88%) Altiris
6 13 (8.44%) Wyse
7 11 (7.14%) HP
8 9 (5.84%) McAfee
9 8 (5.19%) LANDesk
10 5 (3.25%) Apple
10 5 (3.25%) EMC
10 5 (3.25%) Cisco
11 4 (2.60%) Dell
11 4 (2.60%) NetApp
11 4 (2.60%) Veritas
11 4 (2.60%) Sophos
12 3 (1.95%) Splunk
12 3 (1.95%) CA
12 3 (1.95%) IBM
13 2 (1.30%) Symantec
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