The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 47 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.09% 0.88% -
As % of the System Software category 15.79% 8.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.95%
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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 Wiltshire region.

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.27% 10.80% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 27
Average daily rate £325 £450 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £165 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 11
Average hourly rate £20.06 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.68% +125.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £123.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) MSI
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
1 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (43.75%) Compatibility Testing
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) JSP
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
3 7 (43.75%) AppDNA
3 7 (43.75%) Software Distribution
4 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) AdminStudio
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) VB
8 2 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (12.50%) WSH
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MSI
2 3 (18.75%) AdminStudio
3 2 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Applications Packager
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (12.50%) WSH
4 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Compatibility Testing
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
1 7 (43.75%) Software Distribution
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
2 7 (43.75%) AppDNA
3 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) AppSense