The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England / South East
Rank 207 237 218
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 30 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 3.17% 1.93% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 22
Median daily rate £335 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.78% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £439 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
- -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.16%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
947 934 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.00% 11.38% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 541 586
Median daily rate £358 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 104 110
Median hourly rate £17.06 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +26 14 £331 -23.41% 1
Oxfordshire +1 7 £400 +45.45% 3
Surrey +19 3 £350 -17.64%
Kent 0 3 £325 -23.52%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £398 - 1
Berkshire -1 1 £300 -29.41%
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) Citrix
3 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
3 37 (64.91%) SCCM
4 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 31 (54.39%) DNS
6 30 (52.63%) XenApp
7 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
8 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
8 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
9 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (36.84%) DHCP
11 18 (31.58%) VMware
11 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
11 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (29.82%) Office 365
12 17 (29.82%) Problem Management
12 17 (29.82%) ITIL
13 15 (26.32%) XenDesktop
13 15 (26.32%) Service Design
14 14 (24.56%) BYOD
14 14 (24.56%) SCOM
15 13 (22.81%) Virtual Desktop
16 12 (21.05%) Application Virtualisation
16 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
16 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (21.05%) AppSense
17 11 (19.30%) Migration

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (19.30%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (29.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (54.39%) DNS
2 21 (36.84%) DHCP
3 10 (17.54%) Kerberos
3 10 (17.54%) LDAP
4 8 (14.04%) Skype
5 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.77%) VPN
7 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.75%) 3G
8 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) Network Security
8 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.75%) SSL
8 1 (1.75%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MSI
2 5 (8.77%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Applications Packager
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Designer
3 8 (14.04%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Packager
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) BYOD
2 11 (19.30%) Fat Client
2 11 (19.30%) Thin Client
3 10 (17.54%) PKI
4 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.53%) Clustering
5 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.75%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 25 (43.86%) Windows 7
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 10 (17.54%) Mac OS X
7 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.51%) Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
1 17 (29.82%) Problem Management
2 15 (26.32%) Service Design
3 12 (21.05%) Application Virtualisation
4 11 (19.30%) Migration
5 10 (17.54%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (17.54%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (17.54%) Patch Management
6 9 (15.79%) Email Filtering
7 8 (14.04%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
8 7 (12.28%) Change Management
9 5 (8.77%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) Validation
11 3 (5.26%) Application Packaging
11 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) VBScript
3 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) CCA
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.51%) RHCE
5 2 (3.51%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.75%) CCAA
6 1 (1.75%) HNC
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
2 30 (52.63%) XenApp
3 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 15 (26.32%) XenDesktop
5 13 (22.81%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (19.30%) vSphere
8 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
9 6 (10.53%) BitLocker
10 5 (8.77%) Firmware
11 4 (7.02%) Terminal Services
12 2 (3.51%) XenServer
13 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (64.91%) SCCM
2 14 (24.56%) SCOM
3 10 (17.54%) EdgeSight
4 6 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (8.77%) AppDNA
5 5 (8.77%) SafeCom
5 5 (8.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (5.26%) XenMobile
7 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Citrix
2 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 18 (31.58%) VMware
4 12 (21.05%) AppSense
5 10 (17.54%) HP
6 9 (15.79%) Symantec
7 6 (10.53%) CA
7 6 (10.53%) Wyse
8 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco
8 4 (7.02%) Sophos
9 2 (3.51%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.75%) BT
10 1 (1.75%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.75%) Juniper
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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