Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +60
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.29% 0.66% -
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Lancashire median daily rate £675 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +125.00% - -
North West median daily rate £335 £331 £438
% change year-on-year +1.21% -24.42% +25.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 73 45 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 10.64% 9.91% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 41
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £465 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +43.08% -3.70%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £123
90th Percentile £575 £575 £450
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 9
Lancashire median hourly rate £13.50 £43.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.60% +196.55% -29.27%
10th Percentile £9.75 £38.20 £11.32
90th Percentile £19.13 £43.00 £43.00
North West median hourly rate £16.63 £15.60 £14.34
% change year-on-year +6.60% +8.75% -1.10%

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 14 November 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
Preston - 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware