Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 August 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.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.96% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 8.56% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -6.43% +22.14%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £414
90th Percentile £369 £488 £437
Scotland median daily rate £363 £290 £406
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.57% +30.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 272 327 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.08% 11.20% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 182 113
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.10%
10th Percentile £165 £120 £229
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £360
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +5.26% -65.90%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.83 £11.46
90th Percentile £19.13 £23.28 £22.49
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.29% -22.22% -41.56%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Application Discovery
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Build Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 3 (50.00%) Application Discovery
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat