Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 194 206
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -46
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 2.07% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -7.69% +22.64%
10th Percentile £233 £212 £300
90th Percentile £337 £373 £543
England median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -30.36% +7.69% +1.96%

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 589 676 715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.49% 12.34% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 421 360
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £116 £175 £121
90th Percentile £538 £575 £513
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 50 131
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.45 £8.90
90th Percentile £21.05 £25.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
West Yorkshire +16 5 £285 -16.18%
South Yorkshire +16 2 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) AppSense
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management

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 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
1 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) AppSense
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Capita
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle