The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 179 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 20 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +17.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £313 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £31.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-31.07% +70.56%
Application Packaging
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1752 2124 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.76% 29.50% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1610 1631
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (44.44%) SCCM
3 11 (40.74%) Citrix
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 9 (33.33%) MSI
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
7 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
8 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
8 5 (18.52%) XenApp
8 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 5 (18.52%) Banking
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 5 (18.52%) MS Office
9 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (14.81%) Adobe
9 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
9 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
10 3 (11.11%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 3 (11.11%) VB
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL
11 2 (7.41%) VBScript
11 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.41%) HP
11 2 (7.41%) BMC

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MSI
2 2 (7.41%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.41%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.70%) NuGet
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Applications Packager
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) BCP
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCEE
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) MCTS
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
4 5 (18.52%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (7.41%) Control-M
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) HP SIM
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) Adobe
2 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) Wyse
5 1 (3.70%) AppSense
5 1 (3.70%) Altiris
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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