Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 254 242
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 +4
Contract jobs citing Application Virtualisation 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.028% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.031% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
City of London median daily rate £488 £443 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.17% +7.93% -13.68%
10th Percentile £395 £385 £405
90th Percentile £500 £486 £415
Central London median daily rate £488 £443 £410
% change year-on-year +10.17% +7.93% -13.68%
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 6,205 6,447 5,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.42% 89.59% 88.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,890 5,139 4,552
City of London median daily rate £513 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £318
90th Percentile £675 £688 £672
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 61 53
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% -6.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.30 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.60 £31.00 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -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 18 December 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) VBScript
5 4 (36.36%) AdminStudio
5 4 (36.36%) BCP
5 4 (36.36%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
6 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
7 2 (18.18%) XMPP
7 2 (18.18%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
7 2 (18.18%) Xen
7 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) AdminStudio
2 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
4 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 4 (36.36%) BCP
3 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (18.18%) Xen
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) Ivanti