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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 88 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 2.34% 1.77%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 14.69% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 7
Average daily rate
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- £323 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £338 £329
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
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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
152 211 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.40% 15.90% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 140 72
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 24
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £22.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (41.67%) XenApp
4 5 (41.67%) MSI
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) AppSense
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) NAS
6 3 (25.00%) Lync
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) VBScript
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) MCITP
8 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (8.33%) MSI Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (41.67%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) AppSense
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Apple