Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 140 142
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.15% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 1.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
East Midlands median daily rate £268 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +10.00% -21.26%
10th Percentile £264 £216 £238
90th Percentile £348 £382 £263
England median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -30.36% +64.71% -33.33%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 437 382 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.57% 11.60% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 211 129
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +19.23% -5.80%
10th Percentile £186 £140 £146
90th Percentile £501 £525 £490
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 80
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.50 £9.95
90th Percentile £33.08 £20.50 £20.05
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in the East Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -4 5 £268 -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MSI
1 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (20.00%) Wiki
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MSI
2 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware