Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 January 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 177 187
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 14 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 0.91% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £346 £220 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.39% -26.67% -42.86%
England median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
England median hourly rate £15.80 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -21.00% -24.53% +32.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 683 548 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.01% 12.36% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 361 399
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £120 £163
90th Percentile £526 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +6.74% +7.88% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 54 58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.69% +14.08%
10th Percentile £9.44 £9.81 £9.71
90th Percentile £17.47 £20.01 £25.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.45 £16.15
% change year-on-year -2.75% +1.87% +4.19%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft App-V in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft App-V in Yorkshire

Microsoft App-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
West Yorkshire 0 9 £215 -2.27%
North Yorkshire - 4 £346 -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) SCCM
2 11 (78.57%) MSI
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) VBScript
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec
5 6 (42.86%) McAfee
5 6 (42.86%) InstallShield
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Application Packaging
5 6 (42.86%) WinDbg
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Perfmon
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) WSUS
6 5 (35.71%) Ivanti
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Altiris
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Application Discovery
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) XenApp

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) OpenScape
2 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MSI
2 6 (42.86%) InstallShield
2 6 (42.86%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Applications Packager
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Consultant
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Application Packaging
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Application Discovery
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (42.86%) Perfmon
3 5 (35.71%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) McAfee
2 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 5 (35.71%) Altiris
3 5 (35.71%) Ivanti
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) Siemens