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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 188 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 15 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.08% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £295 £328
% change year-on-year
+39.83% -9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.56 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +43.43%
Application Packaging
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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
1722 2121 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.63% 29.81% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1628 1470
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £275
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 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £58.55 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 13 (40.63%) SCCM
4 13 (40.63%) XenDesktop
5 12 (37.50%) Citrix
5 12 (37.50%) MSI
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 10 (31.25%) XenApp
7 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) LANDesk
9 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) AppSense
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) Mac OS
10 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
10 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (12.50%) Casper Suite
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) Adobe
10 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
10 4 (12.50%) Altiris

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.13%) AdminStudio
2 1 (3.13%) NuGet
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Packager
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
1 5 (15.63%) Migration
1 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.38%) Process Management
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) BCP
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) DevOps
4 1 (3.13%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.13%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.38%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) CCEE
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 13 (40.63%) XenDesktop
4 10 (31.25%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) Firmware
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.25%) vSphere
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (3.13%) XenServer
7 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (12.50%) Casper Suite
3 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.25%) HP SIM
4 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (6.25%) Control-M
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) LANDesk
3 5 (15.63%) AppSense
4 4 (12.50%) Altiris
4 4 (12.50%) Adobe
5 3 (9.38%) McAfee
5 3 (9.38%) Wyse
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) BMC
7 1 (3.13%) F5
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