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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank - 17 24
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.68% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 11.54% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £280 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £356 £315
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +13.09%
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%
Software Packaging
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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
18 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.50% 23.21% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 18
Average daily rate £388 £358 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% -0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £378 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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