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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England / London
Rank 373 361 364
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 36 59 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.51% 2.84% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 36
Median daily rate £375 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £220 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £740 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £320 £347
% change year-on-year
-4.29% -7.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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
2386 2076 1952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.27% 9.89% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1657 1432 1283
Median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 83 114
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.92% +41.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.48 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -8 8 £403 -5.29% 3
Kingston Upon Thames 0 5 £350 -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 72 (83.72%) Windows
2 62 (72.09%) SCCM
3 56 (65.12%) Active Directory
4 48 (55.81%) Citrix
5 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
6 28 (32.56%) VMware
6 28 (32.56%) XenApp
6 28 (32.56%) Windows 10
7 26 (30.23%) XenDesktop
7 26 (30.23%) PowerShell
7 26 (30.23%) MSI
8 24 (27.91%) Migration
9 23 (26.74%) ITIL
10 22 (25.58%) Application Packaging
11 19 (22.09%) Software Packaging
11 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
12 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (17.44%) AppSense
14 14 (16.28%) Finance
14 14 (16.28%) Degree
15 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
15 13 (15.12%) Office 365
15 13 (15.12%) Windows Server
15 13 (15.12%) Virtual Desktop
16 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
16 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
16 12 (13.95%) Service Management

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 7 (8.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) G Suite
4 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) NetScaler
2 9 (10.47%) DNS
3 7 (8.14%) DHCP
4 3 (3.49%) SAN
4 3 (3.49%) Skype
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.33%) VLAN
5 2 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.16%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.49%) MySQL
1 3 (3.49%) OLTP
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (30.23%) MSI
2 5 (5.81%) InstallShield
2 5 (5.81%) JIRA
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.16%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.16%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Publishing
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Applications Packager
2 11 (12.79%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) IT Support
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (3.49%) SCCM Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) SCCM Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Software Packaging
2 5 (5.81%) Middleware
3 3 (3.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.65%) PKI
5 3 (3.49%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.33%) BYOD
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 72 (83.72%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Windows 10
3 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.12%) Windows Server
6 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.98%) Linux
9 3 (3.49%) Solaris
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.33%) Unix
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Migration
2 23 (26.74%) ITIL
3 22 (25.58%) Application Packaging
4 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
5 12 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (13.95%) Service Management
6 10 (11.63%) Change Management
7 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.30%) Open Source
7 8 (9.30%) Release Management
8 7 (8.14%) Patch Management
8 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.81%) Application Rationalisation
9 5 (5.81%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.81%) Security Patching
10 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.65%) Application Discovery
10 4 (4.65%) Logistics
10 4 (4.65%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.63%) VBScript
3 9 (10.47%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) VB
4 4 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) HNC
4 2 (2.33%) GISP
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) MCDST
5 1 (1.16%) MCP
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) MCTS
5 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 28 (32.56%) XenApp
3 26 (30.23%) XenDesktop
4 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (15.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (8.14%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.14%) vSphere
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 62 (72.09%) SCCM
2 6 (6.98%) Sysprep
2 6 (6.98%) WSUS
3 4 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.49%) OpenView
4 3 (3.49%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.33%) SCOM
5 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.33%) Simpana
6 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.16%) Nagios
6 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.16%) Opsview
6 1 (1.16%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.16%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.16%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) Citrix
2 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.56%) VMware
4 15 (17.44%) AppSense
5 6 (6.98%) LANDesk
6 5 (5.81%) Infoblox
6 5 (5.81%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco
7 4 (4.65%) Dell
7 4 (4.65%) HP
7 4 (4.65%) IBM
8 3 (3.49%) Apple
8 3 (3.49%) BMC
8 3 (3.49%) NetApp
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle
8 3 (3.49%) Sun
9 2 (2.33%) Altiris
9 2 (2.33%) Google
9 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.33%) Wyse
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