The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 103 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% - 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 3.38% - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.14% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +12.69%
Microsoft App-V
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
148 93 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.92% 5.89% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 33 36
Average daily rate £295 £295 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £385 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 19
Average hourly rate £14.68 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.10 £7.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.00 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 19 December 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
Vacancies
Leeds - 5 £265 -
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Microsoft App-V
Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (75.00%) MSI
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) WSH
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) UAG
5 2 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Lync
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MSI
2 2 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
3 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) WSH
3 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) UAG
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) VMware