The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 87 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.080% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.95% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£315 £280 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+40.08% -14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+8.56% +44.44%
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 256 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.43% 24.95% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 140 93
Average daily rate £361 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £22.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £20.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MSI
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) WSH
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) AppSense
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MSI
2 3 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft