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 23 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 116 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 0.10% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.51% 0.63% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £475 - £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £280 £335
% change year-on-year +20.53% -16.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £29.00 £13.71
% change year-on-year -50.98% +111.52%  

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 265 315 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 14.90% 15.81% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 186 160
Median daily rate £401 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 46
Median hourly rate £13.03 £38.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.16% +156.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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
Fareham - 1 £475 -
Havant - 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
6 4 (36.36%) PKI
6 4 (36.36%) MSI
6 4 (36.36%) AdminStudio
6 4 (36.36%) Validation
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) EdgeSight
8 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
8 2 (18.18%) IronPort
8 2 (18.18%) Time Management
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
8 2 (18.18%) Firmware

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) AdminStudio
1 4 (36.36%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Packager
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (9.09%) MSI Packager
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Application Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
1 4 (36.36%) PKI
1 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Compatibility Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) EdgeSight
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec