Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 22 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 12 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 13.79% 4.60% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 10.44% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 4
Renfrewshire median daily rate £412 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.71% +48.94% -16.67%
10th Percentile £335 £250 £160
90th Percentile £445 £445 £344
Scotland median daily rate £390 £341 £270
% change year-on-year +14.37% +26.30% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 18 182 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 20.69% 44.07% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 140 66
Renfrewshire median daily rate £406 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.92% +1.33% -3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £263
90th Percentile £448 £440 £405
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £39.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.86% -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +18.25%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Renfrewshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Renfrewshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft App-V in Renfrewshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Erskine +36 12 £412 +19.08%
Microsoft App-V
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) WSUS
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) Prototyping
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) HTTP
3 10 (83.33%) HTTPS
3 10 (83.33%) SSL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) IIS
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (58.33%) Software Distribution
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Service Design
7 2 (16.67%) AppSense
8 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
8 1 (8.33%) F5
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix
8 1 (8.33%) ThinPrint

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 10 (83.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
1 10 (83.33%) HTTPS
1 10 (83.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 10 (83.33%) Prototyping
1 10 (83.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (58.33%) Software Distribution
4 5 (41.67%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 10 (83.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) ThinPrint