Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 February 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - +57 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 1 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% - 1.71%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% - 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Lancashire median daily rate £275 - £280
North West median daily rate £375 £650 £375
% change year-on-year -42.31% +73.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £20.00
North West median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 Lancashire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 62 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.82% 10.63% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 61
Lancashire median daily rate £440 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +24.44% +8.87%
10th Percentile £279 £169 £205
90th Percentile £530 £575 £487
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 22
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +237.25% -36.25% +44.14%
North West median hourly rate £16.36 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.07% - +6.19%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Lancashire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Lancashire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Lancashire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Blackpool - 1 £275 -
Microsoft App-V
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) VMware