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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 164 208 190
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -18
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 1 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Median daily rate £400 £438 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £24.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.13%
Application Packaging
London

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
2887 4788 4704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.90% 81.02% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2358 3789 3501
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 46 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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
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 30 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL

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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Mac Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (16.67%) Control-M
2 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (16.67%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec