Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 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.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 170 169
Rank change year-on-year -30 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 10 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.75% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 1.25% 5.20% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 14
East of England median daily rate £319 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £291 £228 £213
90th Percentile £511 £514 £511
England median daily rate £413 £375 £315
% change year-on-year +10.00% +19.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £15.50 -
England median hourly rate £15.55 £15.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +0.32% -44.64% -30.00%

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 799 731 695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.68% 14.47% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 320 380
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £130 £154
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 81 104
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.81% +1.85% -10.81%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.96 £10.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.75 £34.63
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.79% +6.70% -1.56%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

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

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft App-V in the East of England

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

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

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -19 6 £300 -33.33% 3
Bedfordshire +4 3 £319 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £525 +1.45%
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (30.00%) Disk Encryption
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (30.00%) Skype
6 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
6 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
6 3 (30.00%) VBScript
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (20.00%) WSUS
7 2 (20.00%) MSI
7 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
1 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Deployment Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Ivanti