Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 111 112
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 4 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.17% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category - 1.36% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 14
Median daily rate - £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.94% -5.88%
Scotland median daily rate £488 £375 £285
% change year-on-year +30.00% +31.58% -25.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.20 - -

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 149 295 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.93% 12.78% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 143 178
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £115 £135 £120
90th Percentile £530 £575 £600
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £31.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.76% +52.67%
Median hourly rate £33.75 £15.86 £15.86
% change year-on-year +112.80% - -30.29%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Edinburgh