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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
South East / Kent
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -20.70% +21.21%  

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 Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 32 75 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 10.85% 16.27% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 59 33
Median daily rate £338 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £290 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £599 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.15% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -4.13% +4.10%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) AppSense
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco

Microsoft App-V
Top Related 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 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Floorwalker
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) AppSense
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco