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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 382 338 306
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -32
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 51 86 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% 4.26% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 59 77
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £69.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -76.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.15 £15.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+61.00% -31.03%
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
2315 2019 1958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.16% 9.02% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1352 1202
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 149 152
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

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 4 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 4 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 +30 8 £575 +70.37% 1
Croydon -16 2 £348 -18.23%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £300 -
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 79 (73.15%) SCCM
2 71 (65.74%) Citrix
3 67 (62.04%) Windows
4 55 (50.93%) VMware
5 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
5 53 (49.07%) XenApp
6 50 (46.30%) XenDesktop
7 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
8 37 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (29.63%) ITIL
9 32 (29.63%) Finance
10 29 (26.85%) Windows Server
11 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
12 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
13 25 (23.15%) AppSense
14 24 (22.22%) NetScaler
15 22 (20.37%) Project Management
16 21 (19.44%) MSI
17 18 (16.67%) VBScript
17 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
19 14 (12.96%) SAN
19 14 (12.96%) Application Packaging
19 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
20 13 (12.04%) XenServer
20 13 (12.04%) User Experience
21 12 (11.11%) Service Management
21 12 (11.11%) Migration
21 12 (11.11%) MS Exchange

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 12 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) IaaS
1 9 (8.33%) PaaS
1 9 (8.33%) SaaS
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.56%) Office 365
4 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 14 (12.96%) SAN
3 8 (7.41%) SSL
4 7 (6.48%) DNS
4 7 (6.48%) LAN
5 5 (4.63%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.78%) Firewall
7 2 (1.85%) DHCP
7 2 (1.85%) Internet
7 2 (1.85%) NAS
7 2 (1.85%) SNMP
7 2 (1.85%) VLAN
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (19.44%) MSI
2 7 (6.48%) InstallShield
3 5 (4.63%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.85%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.93%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 32 (29.63%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.85%) Advertising
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) Analyst
2 17 (15.74%) Citrix Engineer
3 15 (13.89%) Architect
4 12 (11.11%) Consultant
5 9 (8.33%) Applications Packager
5 9 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Citrix Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Head of Infrastructure
7 7 (6.48%) Head of Technology
7 7 (6.48%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Citrix Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Citrix Support
9 5 (4.63%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Head of Engineering
9 5 (4.63%) PowerShell Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Strategy Architect
9 5 (4.63%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) User Experience
2 10 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) BYOD
5 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.70%) Social Media
7 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.85%) PKI
8 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.93%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) PDA
9 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (62.04%) Windows
2 29 (26.85%) Windows Server
3 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.26%) Linux
7 9 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) ITIL
2 22 (20.37%) Project Management
3 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 14 (12.96%) Application Packaging
5 12 (11.11%) Migration
5 12 (11.11%) Service Management
6 11 (10.19%) Application Discovery
6 11 (10.19%) Change Management
6 11 (10.19%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
7 9 (8.33%) Change Control
7 9 (8.33%) ITSM
7 9 (8.33%) Open Source
7 9 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 8 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 6 (5.56%) Release Management
9 6 (5.56%) Use Case
10 5 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 18 (16.67%) VBScript
3 11 (10.19%) VB
4 5 (4.63%) SQL
5 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.48%) CCEE
3 7 (6.48%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (6.48%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) CCEA
4 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (2.78%) MCP
6 3 (2.78%) MCSE
7 2 (1.85%) CCA
7 2 (1.85%) CCAA
8 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 53 (49.07%) XenApp
2 50 (46.30%) XenDesktop
3 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
4 37 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
6 13 (12.04%) XenServer
7 7 (6.48%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.78%) DFS Replication
8 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.78%) Xen
9 2 (1.85%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 79 (73.15%) SCCM
2 9 (8.33%) CFEngine
2 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.63%) Perfmon
3 5 (4.63%) SCOM
3 5 (4.63%) WSUS
4 3 (2.78%) AppDNA
4 3 (2.78%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.93%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 71 (65.74%) Citrix
2 55 (50.93%) VMware
3 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
4 25 (23.15%) AppSense
5 10 (9.26%) Altiris
5 10 (9.26%) Cisco
6 9 (8.33%) Bloomberg
7 8 (7.41%) Reuters
8 7 (6.48%) Symantec
9 6 (5.56%) HP
9 6 (5.56%) Intel Security
10 5 (4.63%) LANDesk
10 5 (4.63%) Lumension
11 3 (2.78%) IBM
12 2 (1.85%) Remedy
12 2 (1.85%) Wyse
13 1 (0.93%) Dell
13 1 (0.93%) Google
13 1 (0.93%) Oracle
13 1 (0.93%) TOWER Software
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