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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 199 205 174
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 39 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 3.58% 3.10% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £195 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.91 £32.81 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-21.01% +13.12%
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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
1088 967 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.66% 11.62% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 439 364
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 135 171
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.48 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -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 January 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 January 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 +20 21 £425 +129.72% 10
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £347 -
Surrey -13 5 £394 +12.50%
Kent -5 4 £458 -
Hampshire -24 2 £300 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -15 1 £210 -12.50%
Oxfordshire - - - -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 46 (60.53%) SCCM
3 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
4 39 (51.32%) Windows 7
5 36 (47.37%) Citrix
6 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
7 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 24 (31.58%) MSI
9 21 (27.63%) Application Packaging
9 21 (27.63%) VMware
10 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (22.37%) Windows XP
13 14 (18.42%) AppSense
14 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
14 13 (17.11%) XenApp
15 12 (15.79%) Firewall
16 11 (14.47%) SQL
16 11 (14.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
17 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (13.16%) Migration
17 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
17 10 (13.16%) DV Cleared
18 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
18 9 (11.84%) MS Office
18 9 (11.84%) XenDesktop
19 8 (10.53%) XenServer
19 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Lync
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) DHCP
4 3 (3.95%) LAN
5 2 (2.63%) NAS
5 2 (2.63%) WAN
5 2 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (31.58%) MSI
2 5 (6.58%) AdminStudio
3 3 (3.95%) InstallShield
4 2 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.58%) Banking
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Applications Packager
2 7 (9.21%) Consultant
3 6 (7.89%) Architect
4 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (3.95%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Customer Support
7 2 (2.63%) Project Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.63%) Server Support
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.63%) WSH
3 1 (1.32%) Middleware
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) PKI
2 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 39 (51.32%) Windows 7
3 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (22.37%) Windows XP
6 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Migration
2 5 (6.58%) ITIL
3 4 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (5.26%) Service Management
3 4 (5.26%) QMS
4 3 (3.95%) High Availability
5 2 (2.63%) Software Distribution
5 2 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.63%) Change Management
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (2.63%) Project Management
5 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.32%) BCP
6 1 (1.32%) Time Management
6 1 (1.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.32%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.32%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.47%) SQL
3 7 (9.21%) VBScript
4 6 (7.89%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 4 (5.26%) MCTS
4 4 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (1.32%) CCA
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) XenApp
4 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
5 9 (11.84%) XenDesktop
6 8 (10.53%) XenServer
6 8 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.95%) vSphere
8 2 (2.63%) UAG
9 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 46 (60.53%) SCCM
2 11 (14.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (10.53%) SCOM
4 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.95%) WSUS
4 3 (3.95%) EdgeSight
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
2 36 (47.37%) Citrix
3 21 (27.63%) VMware
4 14 (18.42%) AppSense
5 5 (6.58%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) Dell
6 4 (5.26%) McAfee
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) Wyse
8 2 (2.63%) Reuters
8 2 (2.63%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.32%) Mercator
9 1 (1.32%) Altiris
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £417 per day
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