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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 213 206 148
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -58
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 57 45 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.49% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 4.88% 4.23% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 64
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.68 £21.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -7.89%
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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
1168 1064 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.79% 11.63% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 545 541
Average daily rate £350 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £164 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 131 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.89 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.25 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 31 £475 +40.74% 3
Hampshire -11 6 £275 -10.56%
Surrey -3 5 £363 -14.70% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £325 -18.75%
Middlesex +6 3 £355 -
East Sussex - 3 £325 -
Kent +5 2 £473 +35.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 115 (93.50%) Windows
2 84 (68.29%) Security Cleared
3 74 (60.16%) SCCM
4 68 (55.28%) Windows 7
5 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
6 52 (42.28%) Citrix
7 43 (34.96%) SC Cleared
8 40 (32.52%) DV Cleared
8 40 (32.52%) MSI
9 39 (31.71%) Application Packaging
10 31 (25.20%) .NET
11 30 (24.39%) Active Directory
12 28 (22.76%) C#
12 28 (22.76%) VMware
13 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (21.95%) XenApp
14 22 (17.89%) XenDesktop
14 22 (17.89%) Windows XP
15 20 (16.26%) AppSense
16 17 (13.82%) Migration
16 17 (13.82%) vSphere
17 14 (11.38%) Application Discovery
18 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 10 (8.13%) VBScript
19 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
20 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
20 8 (6.50%) Data Centre
21 7 (5.69%) NetScaler
21 7 (5.69%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.25%) Lync
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) FileNet
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) NetScaler
2 5 (4.07%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) VPN
3 4 (3.25%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) IPv4
5 1 (0.81%) IPv6
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (32.52%) MSI
2 5 (4.07%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 2 (1.63%) Banking
2 2 (1.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (54.47%) Applications Packager
2 11 (8.94%) Consultant
3 10 (8.13%) Analyst
4 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (4.88%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (4.07%) Build Engineer
5 5 (4.07%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (3.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (3.25%) Support Specialist
7 3 (2.44%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (2.44%) Team Leader
7 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (2.44%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 2 (1.63%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (1.63%) Citrix Support
8 2 (1.63%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.71%) Application Packaging
2 31 (25.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.63%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.88%) Thin Client
2 6 (4.88%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.25%) Clustering
4 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 115 (93.50%) Windows
2 68 (55.28%) Windows 7
3 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (17.89%) Windows XP
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.69%) Linux
8 3 (2.44%) UNIX
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.82%) Migration
2 14 (11.38%) Application Discovery
3 7 (5.69%) ITIL
4 5 (4.07%) Data Migration
5 4 (3.25%) ITIL V3
5 4 (3.25%) Patch Management
6 3 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.63%) CRM
7 2 (1.63%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (1.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.81%) Validation
8 1 (0.81%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (0.81%) Server Building
8 1 (0.81%) Project Management
8 1 (0.81%) Change Management
8 1 (0.81%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (0.81%) Web Development
8 1 (0.81%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) C#
2 10 (8.13%) VBScript
3 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.25%) VB
5 2 (1.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (68.29%) Security Cleared
2 43 (34.96%) SC Cleared
3 40 (32.52%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) CCA
4 6 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.25%) VCAP
6 4 (3.25%) CCEE
6 4 (3.25%) CCAA
6 4 (3.25%) CCIA
6 4 (3.25%) VCP5
7 3 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 27 (21.95%) XenApp
3 22 (17.89%) XenDesktop
4 17 (13.82%) vSphere
5 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (5.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.88%) XenServer
7 6 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.81%) UAG
8 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 74 (60.16%) SCCM
2 5 (4.07%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.63%) Puppet
4 2 (1.63%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.81%) vMotion
5 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
5 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
2 52 (42.28%) Citrix
3 28 (22.76%) VMware
4 20 (16.26%) AppSense
5 7 (5.69%) HP
6 4 (3.25%) EMC
7 3 (2.44%) McAfee
8 2 (1.63%) Wyse
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle
8 2 (1.63%) Lumension
9 1 (0.81%) Altiris
9 1 (0.81%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
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