The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 29 July 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 Somerset 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+14.47% -38.70%
System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.09% 10.88% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 7
Average daily rate £325 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
Microsoft App-V
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Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (100.00%) MSI
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (37.50%) Altiris
6 3 (37.50%) Nortel Meridian
6 3 (37.50%) assyst
6 3 (37.50%) Service Management
6 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Nortel
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) Internet
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) CMDB
8 1 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (12.50%) ITSM
8 1 (12.50%) ITIL
8 1 (12.50%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Packager
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Nortel
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Altiris
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos