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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
London / City of London
Rank 139 141 179
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +38
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 18 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.098% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 14
Median daily rate £363 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £415 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £22.16
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.23%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) XenApp
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) WSUS
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) Application Discovery
7 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) MSI
7 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
8 3 (13.64%) Data Centre

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.55%) GSM
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Applications Packager
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) IT Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) IT Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Application Discovery
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Database Security
4 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Security Auditing
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSD
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (27.27%) XenApp
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Casper Suite
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) WorldPay
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec