The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 62 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 1.05% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 3.01% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £263 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.78 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -0.71%
Application Packaging
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
276 266 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.25% 34.91% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 116 111
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 32
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.70 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - - - -
Application Packaging
East of England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) MSI
4 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (15.38%) Altiris
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
6 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
6 1 (7.69%) NHS
6 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MSI
2 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Packager
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
1 1 (7.69%) VB
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) AppSense
2 2 (15.38%) Altiris
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) VMware