The first table below looks at the demand for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 57 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.63 £18.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+36.80% -47.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
174 168 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.40% 27.72% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 104 81
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +446.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Application Packaging
West Midlands

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the Birmingham region.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Application Packaging
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) DCOM
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) WMI
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WMI
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago