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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 99
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category - 2.47% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £230 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £280 £335
% change year-on-year +20.53% -16.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £29.00 £13.71
% change year-on-year -50.98% +111.52%  

Microsoft App-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 186 162 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.25% 10.45% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 95 73
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 23
Median hourly rate £11.86 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.26% +5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £11.44 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £22.70 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy

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 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM