Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 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
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 238 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +235
Contract jobs citing Application Virtualisation 3 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.045% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
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 5,979 6,246 5,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.60% 88.07% 88.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,650 4,940 4,471
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 105 54
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -7.65% +1.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.85 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.95 £33.45 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £21.18 £18.85 £17.85
% change year-on-year +12.36% +5.63% -10.78%

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware