Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 171 171
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -29
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 1.01% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £300 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -41.46% +93.40%
10th Percentile £233 £300 £326
90th Percentile £337 £300 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £300 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -40.00% +88.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 443 395 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.51% 10.97% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 244 233
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +18.64%
10th Percentile £174 £175 £126
90th Percentile £538 £559 £537
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 11 73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.00 £8.52
90th Percentile £19.05 £23.75 £22.11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.11%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft App-V in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in West Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +10 3 £285 -5.00%
Wakefield - 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware