The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 55 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.29% 0.71% -
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 4.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +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
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 97 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.65% 17.23% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 37
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £168 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.70% +164.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford -4 5 £400 +45.45% 1
Kidlington - 1 £463 -
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) DNS
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 17 (89.47%) SCCM
3 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
4 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
5 15 (78.95%) DHCP
6 14 (73.68%) SCOM
6 14 (73.68%) Office 365
6 14 (73.68%) BYOD
7 12 (63.16%) Service Design
7 12 (63.16%) ITIL
8 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
9 10 (52.63%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (52.63%) Kerberos
9 10 (52.63%) LDAP
9 10 (52.63%) Mac OS X
9 10 (52.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (47.37%) Patch Management
10 9 (47.37%) Email Filtering
10 9 (47.37%) PKI
10 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (42.11%) Citrix
12 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
12 7 (36.84%) XenApp

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (73.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
2 15 (78.95%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) Kerberos
3 10 (52.63%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Designer
1 8 (42.11%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) BYOD
2 9 (47.37%) PKI
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (52.63%) Mac OS X
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
1 12 (63.16%) Service Design
2 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
3 10 (52.63%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (47.37%) Email Filtering
4 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (47.37%) Patch Management
5 5 (26.32%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
9 1 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
1 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
3 10 (52.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (36.84%) XenApp
5 6 (31.58%) vSphere
6 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) SCCM
2 14 (73.68%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) AppDNA
3 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) AppSense
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec