The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 66 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.53% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 1.75% 4.24% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £300 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 118 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.14% 12.49% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 65 79
Median daily rate £438 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.89% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 8
Median hourly rate £55.33 £41.03 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.85% +110.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.91 £14.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £57.86 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Reading region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware