The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 84 52 69
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 2.69% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.03% 18.18% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £289 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £418 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.13 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +0.56%
Microsoft App-V
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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 Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
132 187 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.16% 14.77% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 117 60
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £124.65 £40.00 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Surrey region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Guildford - - - -
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) XenApp
3 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 9 (56.25%) AppSense
5 8 (50.00%) SCCM
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 6 (37.50%) MSI
6 6 (37.50%) Application Packaging
6 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) XenServer
7 4 (25.00%) CloudStack
7 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) VBScript
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) VMware
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) NAS
9 2 (12.50%) Lync
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (25.00%) CloudStack
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.25%) MSI Packager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) XenApp
1 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) AppSense
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple