The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 130 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.078% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.71% 0.90% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £538 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.82 £32.81
% change year-on-year
-8.34% -33.48%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
295 221 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.31% 8.67% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 117 90
Average daily rate £400 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 36
Average hourly rate £12.10 £12.42 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £16.20 £15.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
West Yorkshire -2 8 £538 +5.91%
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) SOA
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) VoIP
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
1 8 (72.73%) Avaya
1 8 (72.73%) H.323
1 8 (72.73%) Service Management
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Matrix Management
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Genesys
2 6 (54.55%) CTI
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Capita
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) H.323
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) VoIP
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) CTI
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
1 8 (72.73%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
1 8 (72.73%) Service Management
1 8 (72.73%) SOA
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
4 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Avaya
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Genesys
3 1 (9.09%) Capita