The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 105 108 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 4.63% 5.63% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 3
Median daily rate £388 £170 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.94% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £92 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £460 £248
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
324 320 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.62% 11.32% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 159 133
Median daily rate £325 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 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
Renfrewshire +6 8 £375 +120.58%
Edinburgh +18 6 £425 -11.82%
Glasgow 0 1 £350 +257.58%
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Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 28 (68.29%) SCCM
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
3 21 (51.22%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) Citrix
4 17 (41.46%) Application Packaging
5 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
5 16 (39.02%) Virtual Environments
6 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
6 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
6 15 (36.59%) VMware
6 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
7 13 (31.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
7 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
8 12 (29.27%) AppSense
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
9 11 (26.83%) ITIL
10 10 (24.39%) Analytics
10 10 (24.39%) Software Distribution
11 9 (21.95%) XenApp
11 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
11 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (21.95%) Service Design
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (19.51%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) HTTP
1 8 (19.51%) HTTPS
2 5 (12.20%) DHCP
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MSI
2 4 (9.76%) InstallShield
3 3 (7.32%) AdminStudio
4 2 (4.88%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Law
3 3 (7.32%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Applications Packager
2 4 (9.76%) Analyst
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Software Design Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Designer
5 1 (2.44%) IT Support
5 1 (2.44%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
3 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Application Packaging
2 16 (39.02%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 10 (24.39%) Analytics
4 10 (24.39%) Software Distribution
5 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Service Design
6 4 (9.76%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.95%) XenApp
3 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
4 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (68.29%) SCCM
2 13 (31.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (14.63%) SCOM
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Citrix
3 15 (36.59%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) AppSense
5 5 (12.20%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) CA
6 4 (9.76%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) Varonis