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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 208 162 148
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 57 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.81% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 7.27% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 42
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£338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £248 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £403 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.38 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% +78.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 £14.36
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.20%
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
1183 1004 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.02% 11.10% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 454 408
Average daily rate £370 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 141 173
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 £12.65 £13.25 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 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 27 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 +19 35 £417 +22.64% 2
Hampshire -17 10 £238 -18.80% 7
Surrey -19 7 £375 -3.22%
West Sussex -22 1 £210 -24.32%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 67 (71.28%) Windows
2 63 (67.02%) SCCM
3 52 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
5 47 (50.00%) Citrix
5 47 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 33 (35.11%) MSI
7 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
7 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (29.79%) Application Packaging
9 24 (25.53%) VMware
10 23 (24.47%) AppSense
10 23 (24.47%) DV Cleared
11 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
12 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (21.28%) XenApp
14 16 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.89%) Windows XP
16 13 (13.83%) Firewall
17 12 (12.77%) C#
17 12 (12.77%) SQL
17 12 (12.77%) .NET
18 11 (11.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 11 (11.70%) Terminal Services
18 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
18 11 (11.70%) Migration
19 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
19 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
20 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
21 8 (8.51%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) Lync
3 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) Firewall
2 5 (5.32%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) DHCP
4 2 (2.13%) LAN
4 2 (2.13%) NAS
4 2 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (1.06%) SAN
5 1 (1.06%) VoIP
5 1 (1.06%) VPN
Development Applications
1 33 (35.11%) MSI
2 6 (6.38%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.13%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (2.13%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (4.26%) Finance
1 4 (4.26%) Banking
2 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Applications Packager
2 8 (8.51%) Architect
2 8 (8.51%) Consultant
3 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (4.26%) Analyst
4 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (4.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (4.26%) Field Engineer
5 3 (3.19%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (3.19%) Technical Architect
5 3 (3.19%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
5 3 (3.19%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (3.19%) Citrix Support
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix Administrator
6 2 (2.13%) Deskside Support
6 2 (2.13%) Administrator
6 2 (2.13%) Technical Customer Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.79%) Application Packaging
2 12 (12.77%) .NET
3 2 (2.13%) WSH
4 1 (1.06%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) NHS
2 2 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 67 (71.28%) Windows
2 47 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.89%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.06%) UNIX
7 1 (1.06%) Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.70%) Migration
2 5 (5.32%) ITIL
3 4 (4.26%) Service Management
3 4 (4.26%) QMS
3 4 (4.26%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (3.19%) High Availability
4 3 (3.19%) Data Migration
4 3 (3.19%) Change Management
4 3 (3.19%) Project Management
5 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.13%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.06%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.06%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.06%) Line Management
6 1 (1.06%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.06%) Coaching
6 1 (1.06%) BCP
6 1 (1.06%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) C#
1 12 (12.77%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.38%) VBScript
3 6 (6.38%) VB
4 2 (2.13%) C
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (24.47%) DV Cleared
3 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCTS
5 4 (4.26%) MCITP
5 4 (4.26%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) CCNA
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.28%) XenApp
3 16 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (11.70%) Terminal Services
5 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.51%) XenServer
7 7 (7.45%) vSphere
8 6 (6.38%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 63 (67.02%) SCCM
2 11 (11.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (6.38%) SCOM
4 5 (5.32%) EdgeSight
5 3 (3.19%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.19%) WSUS
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 47 (50.00%) Citrix
3 24 (25.53%) VMware
4 23 (24.47%) AppSense
5 8 (8.51%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) McAfee
7 4 (4.26%) Altiris
7 4 (4.26%) Dell
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle
9 2 (2.13%) Reuters
9 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.13%) Wyse
10 1 (1.06%) Google
10 1 (1.06%) Qualys
10 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.06%) Mercator
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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