Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Application Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Application Virtualisation over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Application Virtualization
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 - 248
Rank change year-on-year - +248 +24
Contract jobs citing Application Virtualisation 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% - 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
City of London median daily rate £481 - £575
10th Percentile £418 - £550
90th Percentile £500 - £600
Central London median daily rate £481 - £575
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Application Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,063 6,109 5,834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.49% 89.16% 87.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,824 4,802 4,685
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.08 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

Application Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Application Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Application Virtualisation in the City of London

Application Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Application Virtualisation in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Virtualisation in the City of London

Application Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Virtualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Virtualisation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Application Virtualisation 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 City of London region with a requirement for Application Virtualisation.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Ivanti
6 5 (35.71%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) XenApp
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) VBScript
6 5 (35.71%) AdminStudio
6 5 (35.71%) BCP
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) ISEB
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server

Application Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) WebEx
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) AdminStudio
2 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) BCP
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
3 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (21.43%) Xen
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Ivanti
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Wyse