The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Peterborough region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 28 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.97% - 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -4.45%
System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.39% 1.67% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 6
Average daily rate £233 - £287
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 - £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
Cambridgeshire

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Mercator
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Mercator
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix