The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
South East / Hampshire
Rank 102 125 113
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.39% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.62% 1.01% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £344 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.11% +70.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £405 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £437 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £339 £388
% change year-on-year +25.46% -12.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -20.70% -13.97%  

Microsoft App-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 267 397 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 14.69% 18.25% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 261 163
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 35
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -28.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Hampshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Hampshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Hampshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 3 £363 -
Havant -3 2 £325 -26.13%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) XenApp
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
5 8 (47.06%) SCCM
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) DHCP
7 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (35.29%) Firmware
7 6 (35.29%) EdgeSight
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
9 4 (23.53%) MSI
9 4 (23.53%) AdminStudio
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
9 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
9 4 (23.53%) Validation
9 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 4 (23.53%) Change Management
9 4 (23.53%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (23.53%) PowerShell

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) AdminStudio
1 4 (23.53%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Packager
2 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Packager
4 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) MSI Packager
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Application Packager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Server Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
2 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.88%) Personalization
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) RHCE
2 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Firmware
3 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) EdgeSight
2 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (23.53%) SafeCom
4 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) BT
5 3 (17.65%) IronPort
5 3 (17.65%) Sophos
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat