The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 17 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 West Sussex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 37 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.82% 1.10% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 10.20% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £278 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 49 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.54% 10.75% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 24
Average daily rate £325 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £123 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £585 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £15.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £18.63 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM