The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 25 April 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.31% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 2.42% 2.89% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +27.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £313 £375
% change year-on-year +28.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -20.70% +26.98%  

Microsoft App-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 165 277 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.66% 20.47% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 164 100
Median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £347
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 16
Median hourly rate £18.50 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.07% +96.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.02 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.60 £42.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -3.03% +2.23%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Surrey

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +1 2 £350 -12.50% 1
Staines -1 2 - - 1
Microsoft App-V
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) NetScaler
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) XenMobile
3 4 (57.14%) CCA
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
5 1 (14.29%) XenServer

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

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) XenMobile
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago