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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 203 181 150
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 58 63 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.70% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 4.96% 5.91% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 37
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£417 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.32% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £240 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £373 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.13 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.79% +18.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £31.56 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-30.85% +106.91%
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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
1170 1066 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.93% 11.84% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 486 395
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 133 189
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.15 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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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 +31 32 £417 +55.88% 3
Hampshire -25 7 £300 - 2
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £339 +30.28%
Surrey -20 6 £438 +25.00%
West Sussex -20 1 £210 -12.50%
Oxfordshire - - - -
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Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 54 (62.79%) Windows
2 53 (61.63%) SCCM
3 48 (55.81%) Microsoft
4 44 (51.16%) Windows 7
5 40 (46.51%) Citrix
6 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
7 31 (36.05%) MSI
8 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
9 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (30.23%) Application Packaging
11 20 (23.26%) VMware
11 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (20.93%) AppSense
12 18 (20.93%) DV Cleared
13 17 (19.77%) XenApp
14 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
16 13 (15.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 13 (15.12%) Windows XP
17 12 (13.95%) Terminal Services
17 12 (13.95%) Firewall
18 11 (12.79%) Migration
18 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
18 11 (12.79%) SQL
19 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
20 8 (9.30%) MS Office
20 8 (9.30%) HP
20 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
20 8 (9.30%) XenServer
20 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.81%) Lync
2 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.49%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Firewall
2 5 (5.81%) DNS
3 3 (3.49%) LAN
3 3 (3.49%) DHCP
4 2 (2.33%) NAS
4 2 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.16%) SAN
Development Applications
1 31 (36.05%) MSI
2 6 (6.98%) AdminStudio
3 5 (5.81%) InstallShield
4 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.16%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
1 4 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Publishing
3 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) Applications Packager
2 8 (9.30%) Architect
3 6 (6.98%) Consultant
4 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
4 4 (4.65%) Field Engineer
4 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (4.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (3.49%) Citrix Support
5 3 (3.49%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (3.49%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
6 2 (2.33%) Technical Support
6 2 (2.33%) Server Support
6 2 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.33%) Analyst
6 2 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (2.33%) Administrator
6 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) Application Packaging
2 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) WSH
3 1 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) NHS
2 2 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.79%) Windows
2 44 (51.16%) Windows 7
3 28 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (15.12%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.79%) Migration
2 4 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (4.65%) ITIL
2 4 (4.65%) Service Management
2 4 (4.65%) QMS
2 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (3.49%) Change Management
3 3 (3.49%) Project Management
3 3 (3.49%) High Availability
4 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (2.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.33%) Software Distribution
4 2 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (1.16%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.16%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.16%) Line Management
5 1 (1.16%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.16%) Coaching
5 1 (1.16%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
1 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.98%) C#
2 6 (6.98%) VBScript
3 5 (5.81%) VB
4 2 (2.33%) C
5 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) DV Cleared
3 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.65%) MCTS
5 4 (4.65%) MCITP
5 4 (4.65%) Degree
6 3 (3.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.77%) XenApp
3 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (13.95%) Terminal Services
5 8 (9.30%) XenServer
6 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.49%) vSphere
9 2 (2.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 53 (61.63%) SCCM
2 13 (15.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (6.98%) SCOM
3 6 (6.98%) EdgeSight
4 3 (3.49%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.49%) WSUS
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.16%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 40 (46.51%) Citrix
3 20 (23.26%) VMware
4 18 (20.93%) AppSense
5 8 (9.30%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) Dell
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle
6 4 (4.65%) Altiris
6 4 (4.65%) McAfee
7 2 (2.33%) Wyse
7 2 (2.33%) Reuters
7 2 (2.33%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.16%) Mercator
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco
8 1 (1.16%) Qualys
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