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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England / Yorkshire
Rank 120 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 2.91% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £300 £538 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +102.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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
266 309 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.31% 10.86% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 202 123
Median daily rate £365 £395 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% +22.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £120 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 37
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £25.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £300 -44.18%
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) AppSense
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) CCA
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Server Building
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (25.00%) MSI
6 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (25.00%) VBScript
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCA
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) AppSense
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware