Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 42 57
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.56% 1.80% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 15.25% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Kent median daily rate £200 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% -23.53% +21.43%
South East median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -1.94% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.00 - £55.55

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 Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 57 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.71% 11.78% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 38
Kent median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £145 £135 £120
90th Percentile £500 £638 £500
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.20% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.84% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £42.75 £11.80 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £21.95 £17.00
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +12.90%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Kent

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Kent

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tonbridge - 1 £200 -
Microsoft App-V
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Eikon
1 3 (100.00%) FactSet
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) FactSet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft