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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 65 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 4.04% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £347 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.82 £32.81
% change year-on-year
-8.34% -33.48%
Microsoft App-V
Buckinghamshire

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
48 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.76% 12.25% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 13
Average daily rate £338 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £149 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.75% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £13.71 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £23.75 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) SFIA
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Packager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SFIA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft