Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 90 111
Rank change year-on-year -20 +21 -21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 2.72% 2.27% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £263 £298 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -8.46% +1.56%
10th Percentile £251 £293 £313
90th Percentile £274 £458 £338
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £298 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% -8.46% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 257 176 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.72% 13.62% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 91 95
Milton Keynes median daily rate £389 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +4.93% +7.14%
10th Percentile £162 £200 £213
90th Percentile £494 £538 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.17% -25.00% +30.61%
10th Percentile £11.45 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £59.88 £15.61 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00% +23.08%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Milton Keynes

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) Skype
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) AppSense
4 3 (42.86%) MSI
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
5 2 (28.57%) Computacenter
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) OneDrive
5 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
1 2 (28.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
2 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
2 2 (28.57%) WiX
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) MSI Packager
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Computacenter
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp