Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 97 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.24% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 6.59% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Glasgow median daily rate £320 £316 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -25.59% +70.00%
10th Percentile £282 £249 £348
90th Percentile £366 £332 £438
Scotland median daily rate £346 £320 £388
% change year-on-year +8.20% -17.42% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 198 167 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.15% 10.74% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 98 66
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £316 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.29% -9.64% +12.45%
10th Percentile £154 £124 £160
90th Percentile £588 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £11.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +57.46% -46.32%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.00 £136.65 £21.35
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -1.23%

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix