The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank - 17 26
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 3.09% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -51.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.57% 25.77% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 13
Average daily rate £375 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Packaging across the Aberdeen region.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen