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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 187 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 18 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.19% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £313 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.78 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -0.71%
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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 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
1758 2178 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.73% 29.66% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1649 1693
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 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 1 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 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
2 10 (41.67%) SCCM
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) MSI
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) Adobe
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Mac OS
7 4 (16.67%) XenApp
7 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.67%) LANDesk
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) VB
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) VBScript
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) HP
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MSI
2 2 (8.33%) InstallShield
2 2 (8.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.17%) NuGet
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Applications Packager
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) BCP
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Release Management
3 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
1 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCTS
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (8.33%) Control-M
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Nimsoft
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