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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 352 298 262
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -36
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 67 123 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 3.27% 5.47% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 85 76
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £232 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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
2051 2247 1795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.58% 8.99% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1404 1057
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 134 174
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £24.90 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -0.99%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 27 £425 +13.33% 5
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 123 (78.34%) Windows
2 86 (54.78%) Citrix
2 86 (54.78%) SCCM
3 85 (54.14%) XenApp
4 74 (47.13%) Windows 7
5 60 (38.22%) Microsoft
6 56 (35.67%) MSI
6 56 (35.67%) XenDesktop
7 53 (33.76%) Active Directory
8 51 (32.48%) Application Packaging
9 41 (26.11%) Finance
10 36 (22.93%) AppSense
10 36 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (21.66%) VMware
12 32 (20.38%) NetScaler
13 28 (17.83%) Migration
14 27 (17.20%) Windows XP
14 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (17.20%) Altiris
15 26 (16.56%) Banking
16 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (14.65%) XenServer
18 22 (14.01%) PowerShell
18 22 (14.01%) MS Office
19 20 (12.74%) ITIL
20 19 (12.10%) VBScript
20 19 (12.10%) MS Excel
20 19 (12.10%) Citrix Certification
20 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
21 15 (9.55%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.46%) Lync
3 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.27%) IIS
6 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (14.01%) MS Office
2 19 (12.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Office 365
2 3 (1.91%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.38%) NetScaler
2 15 (9.55%) DNS
3 8 (5.10%) DHCP
4 7 (4.46%) VPN
4 7 (4.46%) Firewall
5 5 (3.18%) SAN
5 5 (3.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.91%) FTP
6 3 (1.91%) SSL
6 3 (1.91%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.27%) NAS
7 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.27%) VLAN
7 2 (1.27%) Internet
7 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.27%) SNMP
8 1 (0.64%) WAN
8 1 (0.64%) HTTP
8 1 (0.64%) IPsec
8 1 (0.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (35.67%) MSI
2 7 (4.46%) InstallShield
3 5 (3.18%) Wise Package Studio
4 4 (2.55%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.64%) WinDbg
General
1 41 (26.11%) Finance
2 26 (16.56%) Banking
3 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.55%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (22.93%) Applications Packager
2 22 (14.01%) Consultant
3 19 (12.10%) Citrix Engineer
4 13 (8.28%) Architect
4 13 (8.28%) Analyst
5 10 (6.37%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (3.18%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (2.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (2.55%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (2.55%) Desktop Support
8 4 (2.55%) Citrix Support
9 3 (1.91%) Citrix Administrator
9 3 (1.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (1.91%) Citrix Analyst
9 3 (1.91%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (1.91%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (1.91%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (1.91%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (32.48%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.55%) WSH
3 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Thin Client
1 12 (7.64%) Fat Client
2 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.18%) PKI
4 3 (1.91%) Replication
4 3 (1.91%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) SecurID
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) iPhone
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.64%) Equities
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 123 (78.34%) Windows
2 74 (47.13%) Windows 7
3 36 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (17.20%) Windows XP
5 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.10%) UNIX
8 7 (4.46%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.82%) Linux
10 4 (2.55%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.91%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.83%) Migration
2 20 (12.74%) ITIL
3 11 (7.01%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (4.46%) Asset Management
4 7 (4.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (3.18%) Risk Management
5 5 (3.18%) Load Balancing
5 5 (3.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (2.55%) Software Asset Management
6 4 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (2.55%) Change Control
6 4 (2.55%) Software Deployment
6 4 (2.55%) Change Management
6 4 (2.55%) ITSM
6 4 (2.55%) Use Case
6 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (2.55%) Time Management
6 4 (2.55%) TOGAF
7 3 (1.91%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.01%) PowerShell
2 19 (12.10%) VBScript
3 12 (7.64%) VB
3 12 (7.64%) SQL
4 4 (2.55%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (12.10%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (8.28%) CCA
3 10 (6.37%) CCEA
4 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.10%) CCEE
6 7 (4.46%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.82%) MCITP
7 6 (3.82%) Degree
8 5 (3.18%) MCSE
9 4 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.91%) MCSA
10 3 (1.91%) MCP
10 3 (1.91%) VCP5
11 2 (1.27%) CCAA
12 1 (0.64%) CCIA
12 1 (0.64%) MCTS
12 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (54.14%) XenApp
2 56 (35.67%) XenDesktop
3 53 (33.76%) Active Directory
4 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (14.65%) XenServer
6 13 (8.28%) Hyper-V
7 10 (6.37%) vSphere
8 7 (4.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.55%) Firmware
9 4 (2.55%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.64%) Squid
10 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 86 (54.78%) SCCM
2 12 (7.64%) SCOM
3 9 (5.73%) EdgeSight
4 7 (4.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (3.82%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (3.82%) AppDNA
6 5 (3.18%) WSUS
7 4 (2.55%) ZENworks
7 4 (2.55%) WMI
7 4 (2.55%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.55%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.91%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.64%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.64%) DameWare
10 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (54.78%) Citrix
2 60 (38.22%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.93%) AppSense
4 34 (21.66%) VMware
5 27 (17.20%) Altiris
6 14 (8.92%) Wyse
7 11 (7.01%) HP
8 8 (5.10%) LANDesk
9 6 (3.82%) McAfee
10 5 (3.18%) Cisco
10 5 (3.18%) Apple
11 4 (2.55%) EMC
11 4 (2.55%) Sophos
11 4 (2.55%) Veritas
12 3 (1.91%) NetApp
12 3 (1.91%) Splunk
12 3 (1.91%) IBM
12 3 (1.91%) Dell
13 2 (1.27%) CA
14 1 (0.64%) Intel
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