Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 23 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median daily rate - - -
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £750 £450
% change year-on-year -48.33% +66.67% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Chester median hourly rate - - £35.00
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Chester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 28 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.27% 4.33% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 18
Chester median daily rate £280 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% -9.09% +3.13%
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33% +23.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -24.32%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.25 £11.80
90th Percentile £16.65 £13.75 £34.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.52% +6.14% -13.37%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Chester

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Chester

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Chester