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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 197 170 135
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -35
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 66 69 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.76% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 5.67% 6.82% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 67
Average daily rate
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£394 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 £21.50 £19.04
% change year-on-year
-39.38% +12.92%
Microsoft App-V
England

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
1164 1011 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.37% 11.08% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 498 564
Average daily rate £365 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 128 181
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.81 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.48% -14.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 41 £417 +5.56% 1
East Sussex -5 6 £338 -10.00%
Hampshire -7 5 £343 +8.73%
Surrey -6 4 £288 -28.12%
Kent - 4 £473 -
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £325 +26.21%
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 106 (85.48%) Windows
2 85 (68.55%) Security Cleared
3 79 (63.71%) SCCM
4 63 (50.81%) Windows 7
5 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
6 48 (38.71%) MSI
7 45 (36.29%) Citrix
8 43 (34.68%) SC Cleared
9 41 (33.06%) Application Packaging
10 37 (29.84%) DV Cleared
11 29 (23.39%) XenApp
11 29 (23.39%) .NET
12 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
13 26 (20.97%) C#
13 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (18.55%) AppSense
15 21 (16.94%) VMware
16 17 (13.71%) Migration
17 16 (12.90%) XenDesktop
18 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
19 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (8.87%) HP
20 11 (8.87%) vSphere
20 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
21 10 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
22 9 (7.26%) VBScript
22 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
23 8 (6.45%) Patch Management
23 8 (6.45%) EdgeSight
23 8 (6.45%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 8 (6.45%) Lync
2 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) FileNet
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) VPN
3 4 (3.23%) Internet
4 2 (1.61%) SAN
4 2 (1.61%) NAS
4 2 (1.61%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (38.71%) MSI
2 5 (4.03%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.61%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.61%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.81%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (56.45%) Applications Packager
2 10 (8.06%) Analyst
3 7 (5.65%) Consultant
4 6 (4.84%) Architect
4 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (4.03%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (4.03%) Team Leader
5 5 (4.03%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.23%) Administrator
6 4 (3.23%) Support Specialist
7 3 (2.42%) Applications Support
7 3 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (2.42%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix Support
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix Administrator
7 3 (2.42%) Build Engineer
7 3 (2.42%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.06%) Application Packaging
2 29 (23.39%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) WSH
4 1 (0.81%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.23%) Thin Client
2 4 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.81%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) PKI
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (85.48%) Windows
2 63 (50.81%) Windows 7
3 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
5 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.03%) Linux
8 3 (2.42%) UNIX
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.71%) Migration
2 8 (6.45%) Patch Management
3 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
4 3 (2.42%) Project Management
5 2 (1.61%) ITIL
5 2 (1.61%) CRM
5 2 (1.61%) Capacity Management
5 2 (1.61%) Server Building
5 2 (1.61%) Change Management
5 2 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (0.81%) Identity Management
6 1 (0.81%) Functional Testing
6 1 (0.81%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (0.81%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (0.81%) Line Management
6 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL V3
6 1 (0.81%) High Availability
6 1 (0.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.97%) C#
2 9 (7.26%) VBScript
3 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.42%) SQL
5 2 (1.61%) VB
5 2 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (68.55%) Security Cleared
2 43 (34.68%) SC Cleared
3 37 (29.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.42%) MCSE
4 3 (2.42%) CCA
4 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) VCAP
6 1 (0.81%) CCEE
6 1 (0.81%) CCAA
6 1 (0.81%) CCIA
6 1 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (23.39%) XenApp
2 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 16 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 11 (8.87%) vSphere
5 8 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.84%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.84%) XenServer
8 2 (1.61%) UAG
8 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 79 (63.71%) SCCM
2 10 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (6.45%) EdgeSight
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.61%) Puppet
5 2 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.81%) WSUS
6 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 45 (36.29%) Citrix
3 23 (18.55%) AppSense
4 21 (16.94%) VMware
5 11 (8.87%) HP
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle
6 5 (4.03%) Altiris
7 3 (2.42%) McAfee
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco
8 2 (1.61%) Lumension
9 1 (0.81%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) Qualys
9 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) EMC
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
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