Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12 +19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 1.07% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 8.33% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 14
Glasgow median daily rate £390 £250 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.00% +44.93% +31.43%
10th Percentile £255 £96 £93
90th Percentile £438 £382 £338
Scotland median daily rate £390 £341 £270
% change year-on-year +14.37% +26.30% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 144 144 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.06% 12.80% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 89 67
Glasgow median daily rate £344 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £180 £127 £140
90th Percentile £440 £441 £388
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £19.50 £15.20
90th Percentile £24.50 £22.50 £52.95
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +18.25%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Glasgow

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft App-V in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) AppSense
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Packager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) VMware