Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.21% 0.46% 2.33%
As % of the System Software category 7.58% 5.00% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -20.59% -
10th Percentile £325 £331 £268
90th Percentile £375 £344 £450
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +3.70% -20.59% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 66 40 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 16.02% 9.20% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 41
Liverpool median daily rate £288 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £112 £326 £163
90th Percentile £562 £506 £475
Merseyside median daily rate £250 £394 £350
% change year-on-year -36.51% +12.50% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 15
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.75 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.09% +2.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.28 £13.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £14.43 £16.74 £17.45
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.75 £14.34 £14.25
% change year-on-year -11.09% +0.63% +16.33%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Liverpool

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) AppDNA
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Wiki
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) IIS

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) HP