Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 184 206
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.63% 0.44% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - £550
England median daily rate £375 £369 £325
% change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £16.62 £14.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.01% -29.00% -8.34%

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 615 457 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.64% 10.82% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 309 429
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +31.26%
10th Percentile £190 £125 £150
90th Percentile £565 £551 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 55 60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.38 £11.50 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.50% +2.50%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.47 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.26 £21.70 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.19 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.23% -2.67%

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 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 24 May 2018. 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 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) XenServer
4 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
4 5 (50.00%) Ivanti
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (30.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) BMC
6 3 (30.00%) MSI
6 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services

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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) CMDB
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
2 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (50.00%) XenServer
3 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Ivanti
4 3 (30.00%) BMC
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy