The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Stevenage region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 14 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.92% - 3.23%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £14.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+53.20% -17.94%
System Software Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.62% 8.82% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £125 £256 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.21% -26.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
Hertfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Stevenage region.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft App-V
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Transition Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba