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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 203 253 239
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 36 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.37% 2.11% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 16
Median daily rate £335 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +85.16%
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
1069 997 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.80% 10.51% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 534 681
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 123 147
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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
Hampshire +36 14 £338 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire +8 8 £400 +45.45% 1
Kent +6 6 £325 -23.52%
Surrey +14 3 £350 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £398 - 2
Berkshire +3 2 £500 +5.26%
East Sussex +7 1 £513 +73.72%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
3 38 (64.41%) Active Directory
3 38 (64.41%) SCCM
4 37 (62.71%) Citrix
5 31 (52.54%) DNS
5 31 (52.54%) XenApp
6 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
7 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (38.98%) Windows 7
9 21 (35.59%) DHCP
10 20 (33.90%) VMware
11 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
11 19 (32.20%) Office 365
11 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
12 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (30.51%) ITIL
13 17 (28.81%) Problem Management
14 16 (27.12%) AppSense
14 16 (27.12%) XenDesktop
15 15 (25.42%) Service Design
15 15 (25.42%) BYOD
16 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (23.73%) SCOM
17 13 (22.03%) Application Virtualisation
17 13 (22.03%) Virtual Desktop
18 12 (20.34%) Mobile Device Management
19 11 (18.64%) vSphere

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 (18.64%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) Office 365
2 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) DNS
2 21 (35.59%) DHCP
3 10 (16.95%) Kerberos
3 10 (16.95%) LDAP
4 8 (13.56%) Skype
5 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.47%) VPN
7 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.69%) 3G
8 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.69%) Firewall
8 1 (1.69%) HTTP
8 1 (1.69%) IPsec
8 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.69%) SSL
8 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MSI
2 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Analyst
1 9 (15.25%) Applications Packager
2 8 (13.56%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Designer
2 8 (13.56%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Packager
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) BYOD
2 10 (16.95%) PKI
3 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.86%) Fat Client
4 7 (11.86%) Thin Client
5 6 (10.17%) Clustering
5 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.69%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
3 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (38.98%) Windows 7
4 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.95%) Mac OS X
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 10
6 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.17%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.39%) Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 17 (28.81%) Problem Management
3 15 (25.42%) Service Design
4 13 (22.03%) Application Virtualisation
5 12 (20.34%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (16.95%) Patch Management
7 9 (15.25%) Email Filtering
8 8 (13.56%) Incident Management
8 8 (13.56%) Migration
9 7 (11.86%) Change Management
10 6 (10.17%) Application Packaging
11 5 (8.47%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (8.47%) Performance Management
11 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
12 4 (6.78%) Compatibility Testing
13 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
13 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (5.08%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) VBScript
3 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) CCA
3 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) RHCE
5 2 (3.39%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.69%) CCAA
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) HNC
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (64.41%) Active Directory
2 31 (52.54%) XenApp
3 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
4 16 (27.12%) XenDesktop
5 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (22.03%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (18.64%) vSphere
8 8 (13.56%) BitLocker
9 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
10 5 (8.47%) Firmware
11 4 (6.78%) Terminal Services
12 2 (3.39%) XenServer
13 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (64.41%) SCCM
2 14 (23.73%) SCOM
3 10 (16.95%) EdgeSight
4 6 (10.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (8.47%) AppDNA
5 5 (8.47%) SafeCom
5 5 (8.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.69%) ThinApp
8 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 37 (62.71%) Citrix
3 20 (33.90%) VMware
4 16 (27.12%) AppSense
5 10 (16.95%) HP
6 9 (15.25%) Symantec
7 6 (10.17%) CA
7 6 (10.17%) Wyse
8 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco
8 4 (6.78%) Sophos
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.69%) Altiris
10 1 (1.69%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.69%) BT
10 1 (1.69%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.69%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.69%) Juniper