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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England / South East
Rank 224 246 207
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 19 16 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 1.40% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 35
Median daily rate £323 £325 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -22.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £299 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £420 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
-20.70% -8.34%

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
978 1141 1224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.69% 13.16% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 676 619
Median daily rate £364 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 107 122
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £53.34 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +14 9 £325 -24.85% 1
Surrey +13 5 £350 -6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £295 -
Berkshire +8 2 £300 -11.76% 1
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 42 (79.25%) Citrix
3 35 (66.04%) XenApp
4 33 (62.26%) SCCM
5 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (52.83%) Windows 7
6 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
7 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
7 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
8 26 (49.06%) DNS
9 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (32.08%) XenDesktop
10 17 (32.08%) DHCP
10 17 (32.08%) VMware
11 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
12 13 (24.53%) HP
12 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
13 12 (22.64%) EdgeSight
13 12 (22.64%) Application Virtualisation
13 12 (22.64%) Migration
14 11 (20.75%) AppSense
14 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.75%) Fat Client
14 11 (20.75%) Thin Client
14 11 (20.75%) ITIL
14 11 (20.75%) vSphere
14 11 (20.75%) Office 365
14 11 (20.75%) Skype for Business
15 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS

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 (20.75%) Skype for Business
2 6 (11.32%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Office 365
2 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) DNS
2 17 (32.08%) DHCP
3 8 (15.09%) Skype
3 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.55%) Kerberos
5 4 (7.55%) LDAP
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.89%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) HTTP
7 1 (1.89%) IPsec
7 1 (1.89%) SSL
7 1 (1.89%) Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MSI
2 4 (7.55%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Applications Packager
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Packager
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Fat Client
1 11 (20.75%) Thin Client
2 8 (15.09%) BYOD
3 7 (13.21%) Clustering
4 6 (11.32%) PKI
5 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (52.83%) Windows 7
4 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
5 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
8 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
9 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
10 4 (7.55%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.77%) Linux
11 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Application Virtualisation
1 12 (22.64%) Migration
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 10 (18.87%) Problem Management
3 10 (18.87%) Service Design
4 8 (15.09%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.32%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (9.43%) Change Management
6 5 (9.43%) Patch Management
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Email Filtering
7 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Personalization
8 3 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) CCA
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) RHCE
4 2 (3.77%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) CCAA
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (66.04%) XenApp
2 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (32.08%) XenDesktop
4 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
5 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (20.75%) vSphere
6 9 (16.98%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (13.21%) Firmware
7 7 (13.21%) VMware ESX
8 6 (11.32%) BitLocker
8 6 (11.32%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.77%) XenServer
10 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) SCCM
2 12 (22.64%) EdgeSight
3 8 (15.09%) SCOM
4 7 (13.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (13.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (9.43%) AppDNA
5 5 (9.43%) SafeCom
5 5 (9.43%) XenMobile
6 2 (3.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Citrix
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) VMware
4 13 (24.53%) HP
5 11 (20.75%) AppSense
6 10 (18.87%) Symantec
7 6 (11.32%) CA
7 6 (11.32%) Wyse
8 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco
8 4 (7.55%) Sophos
9 3 (5.66%) BT
9 3 (5.66%) IronPort
10 2 (3.77%) IBM
10 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.89%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.89%) F5
11 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.89%) Juniper