Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 72 64
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 +24
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 1.03% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 5.03% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Essex median daily rate £200 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £176 £298 £288
90th Percentile £224 £450 £406
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 119 179 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.14% 20.55% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 93 64
Essex median daily rate £359 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.45% -21.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £131 £163 £122
90th Percentile £553 £448 £526
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.48% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 56 65
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.10
90th Percentile £35.45 £33.08 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Essex

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Essex

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 19 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
Chelmsford +9 2 £200 -9.09%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) ZENworks
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Security Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow