The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 45 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 1.39% -
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.16%
Microsoft App-V
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.93% 20.21% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 20
Median daily rate £350 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £161 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.65 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.56 £15.50 £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (93.75%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) DHCP
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
4 13 (81.25%) Office 365
4 13 (81.25%) BYOD
4 13 (81.25%) SCOM
5 11 (68.75%) Service Design
6 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
6 10 (62.50%) Kerberos
6 10 (62.50%) LDAP
6 10 (62.50%) ITIL
6 10 (62.50%) Mac OS X
7 9 (56.25%) PKI
7 9 (56.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
7 9 (56.25%) Email Filtering
7 9 (56.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) Computer Science

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (81.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) DHCP
3 10 (62.50%) Kerberos
3 10 (62.50%) LDAP
4 3 (18.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Designer
1 8 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) BYOD
2 9 (56.25%) PKI
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Service Design
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 9 (56.25%) Email Filtering
3 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (56.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
4 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (56.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) SCCM
2 13 (81.25%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) AppDNA
3 3 (18.75%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware