The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £303 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +60.91%
Application Packaging
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 977 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.84% 85.33% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 671 320
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £602 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 41
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) PCoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Softphone
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) PCoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense