Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.29% 0.79% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 5.62% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% +1.96%
East of England median daily rate £450 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +16.13% +19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 - -

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 125 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.14% 14.15% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 60 48
Bedfordshire median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +29.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £110
90th Percentile £486 £456 £450
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -62.86% +91.78%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.90 £18.40
90th Percentile £14.95 £40.50 £42.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 2 - -
Microsoft App-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CMMI
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) CMMI
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware