The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 50 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.45% - 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 3.03% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £218 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
-22.46% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.68 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+18.25% +7.62%
Microsoft App-V
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 46 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.90% 13.07% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 6
Median daily rate £525 £385 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £175 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft App-V
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL