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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 94 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.60% 0.51% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category 3.19% 4.02% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate £375 £273 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.61% -29.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £250 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £360 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.08 £15.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -31.03%
Microsoft App-V
South East

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
251 174 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.96% 12.56% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 94 90
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £196 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.93 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.34 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford +4 4 £375 +27.11%
Staines -5 2 £550 -
Woking -4 1 £400 +60.00%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) EdgeSight
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) Wyse
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (25.00%) AppSense
6 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (25.00%) Office 365
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
7 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
7 1 (12.50%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Expert
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Subject Matter Expert
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Wyse
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) HP