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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 192 185 136
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -49
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 70 61 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.66% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 6.03% 5.96% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 70
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £257 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.68 £21.38 £20.01
% change year-on-year
+10.77% +6.84%
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
1160 1024 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.11% 11.15% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 511 549
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 126 158
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.95 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

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 28 July 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 July 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 +22 46 £417 +6.92% 1
Hampshire -1 7 £313 -0.79%
East Sussex -1 4 £325 -13.33%
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £325 +8.33%
Kent - 3 £473 -
Surrey -2 2 £350 -12.50% 3
Middlesex - 2 £355 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 118 (90.08%) Windows
2 91 (69.47%) Security Cleared
3 78 (59.54%) SCCM
4 71 (54.20%) Windows 7
5 59 (45.04%) Microsoft
6 52 (39.69%) Citrix
7 49 (37.40%) MSI
8 48 (36.64%) SC Cleared
9 45 (34.35%) Application Packaging
10 42 (32.06%) DV Cleared
11 33 (25.19%) .NET
12 32 (24.43%) Active Directory
13 31 (23.66%) XenApp
14 30 (22.90%) C#
15 25 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (17.56%) VMware
16 23 (17.56%) AppSense
17 20 (15.27%) Windows XP
18 19 (14.50%) Migration
18 19 (14.50%) XenDesktop
19 13 (9.92%) vSphere
20 12 (9.16%) Application Discovery
21 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
22 10 (7.63%) VBScript
22 10 (7.63%) HP
22 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
23 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
23 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
23 9 (6.87%) EdgeSight
24 8 (6.11%) Patch Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (5.34%) Lync
2 6 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) FileNet
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) VPN
1 5 (3.82%) Firewall
2 4 (3.05%) NetScaler
2 4 (3.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) SAN
3 2 (1.53%) NAS
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (37.40%) MSI
2 5 (3.82%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.53%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.53%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.53%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (3.05%) Finance
2 2 (1.53%) Banking
2 2 (1.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (56.49%) Applications Packager
2 10 (7.63%) Analyst
3 8 (6.11%) Consultant
4 6 (4.58%) Architect
4 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (3.82%) Team Leader
5 5 (3.82%) Build Engineer
5 5 (3.82%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (3.05%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (3.05%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.05%) Administrator
6 4 (3.05%) Support Specialist
7 3 (2.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (2.29%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix Support
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix Administrator
7 3 (2.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 2 (1.53%) Citrix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.35%) Application Packaging
2 33 (25.19%) .NET
3 2 (1.53%) WSH
4 1 (0.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.05%) Thin Client
2 4 (3.05%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.53%) Clustering
4 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 118 (90.08%) Windows
2 71 (54.20%) Windows 7
3 25 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.27%) Windows XP
5 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.58%) Linux
8 3 (2.29%) UNIX
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.50%) Migration
2 12 (9.16%) Application Discovery
3 8 (6.11%) Patch Management
4 5 (3.82%) Data Migration
5 4 (3.05%) ITIL
6 2 (1.53%) CRM
6 2 (1.53%) Project Management
6 2 (1.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.53%) Change Management
6 2 (1.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.53%) Server Building
6 2 (1.53%) Capacity Management
7 1 (0.76%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (0.76%) Line Management
7 1 (0.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (0.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (0.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (0.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.90%) C#
2 10 (7.63%) VBScript
3 8 (6.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.05%) VB
5 2 (1.53%) SQL
6 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (69.47%) Security Cleared
2 48 (36.64%) SC Cleared
3 42 (32.06%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.05%) CCA
5 4 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.29%) MCSE
6 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.53%) VCAP
7 2 (1.53%) CCEE
7 2 (1.53%) CCAA
7 2 (1.53%) CCIA
7 2 (1.53%) VCP5
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (24.43%) Active Directory
2 31 (23.66%) XenApp
3 19 (14.50%) XenDesktop
4 13 (9.92%) vSphere
5 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.58%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.58%) XenServer
8 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 78 (59.54%) SCCM
2 9 (6.87%) EdgeSight
3 6 (4.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.53%) Puppet
5 2 (1.53%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.76%) vMotion
6 1 (0.76%) SCOM
6 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 59 (45.04%) Microsoft
2 52 (39.69%) Citrix
3 23 (17.56%) VMware
3 23 (17.56%) AppSense
4 10 (7.63%) HP
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle
5 5 (3.82%) Altiris
6 3 (2.29%) McAfee
7 2 (1.53%) EMC
7 2 (1.53%) Lumension
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) Qualys
8 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Wyse
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
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