Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 25 September 2018 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 53 -
Rank change year-on-year -27 - +80
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 0.82% -
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 6.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Cardiff median daily rate £319 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% - -
South Wales median daily rate £325 £280 -
% change year-on-year +16.07% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 78 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 10.85% 12.83% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 23
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -35.71% -
10th Percentile £182 £136 £87
90th Percentile £541 £390 £500
South Wales median daily rate £413 £191 £375
% change year-on-year +115.97% -49.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +13.73% +10.87%
10th Percentile £11.46 £11.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £14.40 £17.84 £17.45
South Wales median hourly rate £12.24 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -15.57% +7.41% -1.46%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Cardiff

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 3 (75.00%) InstallShield
2 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (50.00%) Application Discovery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (25.00%) SCSM
4 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Discovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft