Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 7 December 2019 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 East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 82 79
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.53% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category - 2.67% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 13
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.07% +11.54%
North East median daily rate - £325 £285
% change year-on-year - +14.04% +11.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 110 187 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.15% 19.73% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 132 125
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £430 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +28.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £155 £313 £215
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
North East median daily rate £425 £438 £338
% change year-on-year -2.86% +29.63% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 16
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £11.88 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -6.86% -53.64%
10th Percentile £13.20 £8.89 £9.50
90th Percentile £40.38 £20.90 £47.50
North East median hourly rate £16.42 £14.74 £11.50
% change year-on-year +11.42% +28.15% -57.41%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Tyne and Wear