The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 63 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.14% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 3.19% 1.67% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £295 - £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
-20.70% -8.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 60 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.29% 8.30% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 45
Median daily rate £350 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £277 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £11.37 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £15.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Milton Keynes region.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) MSI
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) X.509
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) DNA

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) X.509
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) CCAA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware