The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 25 July 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 Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank - 95 105
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category - 3.25% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £20.01 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -36.49%
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
114 154 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.81% 10.01% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 55 47
Average daily rate £210 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £142 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 29
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £11.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Microsoft App-V
Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
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Bradford - - - -
Microsoft App-V
Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (70.00%) InstallShield
3 5 (50.00%) MSI
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) InstallShield
2 5 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft